Marketplace Music

Playlist: Crop Mobbing

Matt Berger Aug 6, 2010

Posted by Millie Jefferson

For Marketplace, Friday, August 6, 2010

On our show today: Local government job cuts take economic toll, firms bring outsourced jobs ‘onshore,’ Wal-Mart’s bank ambitions in Mexico, and meet the “Crop Mobbers” who build community on the farm. And these are the songs you heard on our show:

  • Strange Chemistry – Sackcloth FashionBuy
  • Like Foxes Through Fences – American Analog SetBuy
  • Gone to Earth – American Analog SetBuy
  • Fantasy – Earth Wind and FireBuy
  • Modern Day American Girl – Patty MedinaBuy

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