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Record Producer Arthur Baker.

Record producer Arthur Baker. The eclectic Baker has produced or mixed for musicians as diverse as Bob Dylan, Jimmy Cliff, Cyndi Lauper, U2, and Bruce Springsteen. Now he's come out with his own album, "Merge." He's chief songwriter and plays keyboards as well as producing.

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Other segments from the episode on October 17, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, October 17, 1989: Interview with Arthur Baker; Commentary on the band New Order; Interview with June Jordan; Review of Saul Bellow's novella "The Bellarosa Connection."

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