So you want a devolution? The face of American culture used to change radically every decade or two, writes Kurt Andersen, but 1992 and 2012 look disturbingly alike.9:06 a.m.
Kurt Andersen: novelist and host of the Peabody-winning public radio program Studio 360, a co-production between Public Radio International and WNYC. He co-founded Spy magazine in 1986 and his work has appeared in TIME, Vanity Fair and most major publications.
The Bad Plus in the Maud Moon Weyerhauser Studio It's not easy to categorize the band The Bad Plus. They're a combination of jazz, pop, rock and a little but of Rush thrown in for good measure. They join Marianne Combs in the Maud Moon studio for a live performance and a look back at a decade of confounding musical expectations.10:06 a.m.
The Bad Plus: Reid Anderson, David King and Ethan Iverson.