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Best Of 2011 - Music
RecordsThere were refreshing new albums from veteran acts. Debut records from up and coming rock and rollers. An impressive effort from hip-hop legends turned TV stars. And a self released single that millions flocked to hear online. Yes, 2011 was chock-full of great music. We hear about the best new music of the year - according to our two favorite Steve’s - former music critic and author of Rock n Roll Will Save Your Life Steve Almond and NPR Music’s Stephen Thompson.

Guests:
  Steve Almond, best selling author of seven books, including Rock n Roll Will Save Your Life
  Stephen Thompson, editor and reviewer for NPR Music

Links:
  See Steve and Stephen's full lists 
  Watch Steve Almond discuss his book Rock and Roll will Save Your Life on WGBH's Forum Network

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