The Best of Car Talk

America's funniest auto mechanics take calls from weary car owners all over the country, and crack wise while they diagnose Dodges and dismiss Diahatsus. You don't have to know anything about cars to love this one hour weekly laugh fest.


Fall Music Preview 2012

On this week's show we've got a ton of premieres from Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Death Cab For Cutie's Ben Gibbard, Martha Wainwright, and Ty Braxton, who offers a cool new remix of Philip Glass. Also, All Songs Considered co-host Robin Hilton has been holding a top secret album in his grubby little hands since late this past spring. On this edition of the show he can finally share it with the world. What could it be?Robin, and host Bob Boilen are joined by NPR Music's Stephen Thompson and critic for The Record Ann Powers to talk about some of the many other releases they're most looking forward to coming out this fall.Neil YoungAlbum: Psychedelic PillSong: Walk Like A GiantAdd to PlaylistGraveyardAlbum: Lights outSong: The Suits, The Law & The UniformThe CoupAlbum: Sorry To Bother YouSong: Strange Arithmetic Cody ChesnuTTAlbum: Landing on a HundredSong: Til I Met TheeLord HuronAlbum: Lonesome DreamsSong: Brother (Last Ride) Dana FalconberryAlbum: LeelanauSong: Birch Bark Flying LotusAlbum: Until The Quiet ComesSong: Putty Boy Strut Ben GibbardAlbum: Former LivesSong: Bigger Than Love Jason LytleAlbum: Department of DisappearanceSong: Dept of Disappearance Sera CahooneAlbum: Deer Creek CanyonSong: Deer Creek Canyon Martha WainwrightAlbum: Come Home To MamaSong: Everything Wrong The Mountain GoatsAlbum: Transcendental YouthSong: Harlem Roulette Ty BraxtonAlbum: Rework: Philip Glass RemixedSong: RubricPreservation Hall Jazz BandAlbum: St. Peter & 57th St.Song: Careless LoveEarlimartAlbum: System PreferencesSong: Internet Summer  


 2012-09-20  n/a