Sometimes the most exciting new music is a session that’s been on the shelf for a while. From the private collection of guitarist Pat Martino comes ‘Young Guns,’ a live date from Club 118 in Kentucky, back in the late 1960’s.
Donald Fagen and Walter Becker forged a friendship at Bard College, bonding over their love of jazz and their sardonic humor. And their decades of recordings as Steely Dan, with the band fleshed out by top studio players and jazz artists, is an amazing body of work.
A Pulitzer went to the Washington Post and The Guardian for their Edward Snowden reporting. Some say the prize was a message about Snowden's NSA leaks. That and other Pulitzer debates in this edition of Making Sense of the Media.