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Blanton sits down with host Michael Feinstein to discuss what makes a song memorable. Blanton performs her own "Smoke Alarm," and Feinstein joins in for the standard "Two Sleepy People."

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Coltrane and host Marian McPartland discuss his family's musical heritage and his individual approach to music, with performances of "Naima" and Giant Steps," in a session from 2000.

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Our recurring puzzler for careful listeners, this week featuring a selection of drum fills handpicked by All Songs Considered co-host Robin Hilton. Hear the fill and match it to the song.

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From Shetland and Orkney to the Hebrides, the Isle of Man and Rathlin Island, this week's diverse choice of music is far from insular.

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Revisiting an archival interview with the late Louisiana songwriter.

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