best of http://wamc.org en 2012 Best of Music with Will Hermes http://wamc.org/post/2012-best-music-will-hermes <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif;">Will Hermes is a Senior Critic for <em>Rolling Stone</em> and a contributor to NPR's <em>All Things Considered</em>. He joins us at the switch of each season with a list of new music he's digging - and at the end of each year to let us know what was best in music from the last 12 months. &nbsp;Will is also the author of </span><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: Georgia, Times, serif;"><a href="http://lovegoestobuildingsonfire.com/home/" style="color: rgb(12, 76, 162); margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">Love Goes to Buildings on Fire</a><font color="#333333">.</font></em></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: Georgia, Times, serif;"><font color="#333333">List after the break.</font></em></p><p> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 16:12:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 54556 at http://wamc.org 2012 Best of Music with Will Hermes The Roundtable's 2012 Best Of Lists http://wamc.org/post/roundtables-2012-best-lists <p><strong>BOOKS (selected by Joe Donahue)</strong></p><p><strong>FICTION</strong></p><p>1. Gone Girl by <a href="http://wamc.org/post/book-show-1248-gillian-flynn">Gillian Flynn</a><br>2. This is How You Lose Her by <a href="http://wamc.org/post/book-show-1266-junot-diaz">Junot Diaz</a><br>3. The Round House by <a href="http://wamc.org/post/book-show-1272-louise-erdrich">Louise Erdrich</a><br>4. Telegraph Avenue by <a href="http://wamc.org/post/book-show-1265-michael-chabon">Michael Chabon</a><br>5. The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers</p><p><strong>NON-FICTION</strong></p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 14:00:00 +0000 54268 at http://wamc.org Will Hermes - Best of Music 2011 http://wamc.org/post/will-hermes-best-music-2011 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d07f079938a-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d07f079938a-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d07f079938a-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wamc/local-wamc-998476.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albany, NY – Music writer Will Hermes joins Sarah LaDuke in studio once again to talk about and listen to some of the best music of the year.</p> Thu, 29 Dec 2011 16:10:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 32695 at http://wamc.org