lists http://www.kplu.org en Take 5 goes meta: A list of 5 songs about lists http://www.kplu.org/post/take-5-goes-meta-list-5-songs-about-lists <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Over the past few years, Take 5’s theme-based music lists have covered a wide variety of subjects. We’ve covered all the seasons of the year, all the holidays, different types of weather, the careers of jazz legends, the cutting-edge work of up-and-coming jazz artists and have gotten into the musical minutiae of things like flowers, birds, baseball, prohibition and civil rights.&nbsp; And now it’s time for Take 5 to go meta and present a five-song list of songs about….LISTS.&nbsp; It had to happen sooner or later.</span></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 12:01:00 +0000 Nick Morrison 7960 at http://www.kplu.org Take 5 goes meta: A list of 5 songs about lists Seattle makes list of best U.S. cities for urban forests http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-makes-list-best-us-cities-urban-forests <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Seattle is among the nation’s top ten cities for urban forests. This might sound like a no-brainer, but many cities that take pride in their trees did not make the cut.&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 17:21:23 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 7731 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle makes list of best U.S. cities for urban forests 15 Jazz Albums To Look Out For In 2013 http://www.kplu.org/post/15-jazz-albums-look-2013 A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of joining Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton on <em>All Songs Considered</em> as they <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/allsongs/2012/12/21/167814917/2013-winter-music-preview" target="_blank">previewed some of the big upcoming releases</a> of 2013. My pick was <em>No Beginning, No End</em> by the chameleonic vocalist Jose James. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 20:33:18 +0000 7561 at http://www.kplu.org 15 Jazz Albums To Look Out For In 2013 Love Lists? We've got 'em, for better & worse http://www.kplu.org/post/love-lists-weve-got-em-better-worse For those inclined toward nostalgia, forgetfulness or with a fondness for accounting, it's the season of The Lists: The excellent and execrable, winners and losers, scoundrels and heroes, the hot and the not.<p>We've searched through such lists so that, as they say, you don't have to. Here are 21, in no particular order, that touch on some of the outliers and prognostications of our times.<p><strong>-- "100 Things We Didn't Know Last Year,"</strong> <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/magazinemonitor/2012/12/100_things_we_didnt_know_last_7.shtml" target="_blank">from the BBC</a>. No. Sun, 30 Dec 2012 11:28:46 +0000 Mark Memmott & Anita Huslin 7467 at http://www.kplu.org Love Lists? We've got 'em, for better & worse