WUIS Xponential http://wuis.org en New Mix: Beck, Best Coast, Joanna Gruesome, More http://wuis.org/post/new-mix-beck-best-coast-joanna-gruesome-more On this edition of <em>All Songs Considered</em>, hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton share a brand new song from <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15333650/beck">Beck</a>. The new cut, called "Gimme," is the third single he's released since June and by far the strangest (i.e., best) of the bunch. Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Robin Hilton 9023 at http://wuis.org New Mix: Beck, Best Coast, Joanna Gruesome, More First Listen: Elvis Costello & The Roots, 'Wise Up Ghost' http://wuis.org/post/first-listen-elvis-costello-roots-wise-ghost The new documentary <em>Muscle Shoals</em> recalls how interracial harmony in tumultuous times made possible a new kind of music. Leading African-American artists traveled to North Alabama — not exactly a place they thought they'd be welcome in the civil rights era — to jam with an all-white crew of session players. In little rooms near the wide Tennessee River, they perfected soul and anticipated Southern rock. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 15:48:45 +0000 Ann Powers 8954 at http://wuis.org First Listen: Elvis Costello & The Roots, 'Wise Up Ghost' Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing http://wuis.org/post/heavy-rotation-10-songs-public-radio-cant-stop-playing-2 Our September edition of Heavy Rotation features an African legend, an indie-folk orchestra from Portland, and a French band ready to catch on in America. Wed, 11 Sep 2013 07:30:00 +0000 editor 8687 at http://wuis.org Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing