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Saturday Night Special



The Saturday Night Special is designed as a unique hybrid: an effort to merge the substance, intelligence and editorial integrity of our news department with the station's traditional reputation as a leading cultural voice." TSNS offers live concerts, detailed, sound-rich features, documentaries and interviews, and music specials that put music into the context of everyday events - all with the conversational, intimate yet informative style that is a hallmark of the best public radio.

Shows include concerts by Leonard Cohen and Tom Waits. We'll also have documentaries about Willie Nelson, Roy Orbison and Carlos Santana, Joe Strummer's London Calling, and ocasionbal specials like "Music For The Recession."

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