David Dye

David Dye appears in the following:

Hop Along, 'Waitress'

Monday, March 23, 2015

The song might stem from a place of frustration, but this Philly band's music is pure, headlong joy.


World Cafe Presents: Brandi Carlile

Friday, March 20, 2015

Watch the singer-songwriter's beautiful, subdued performance of "The Eye" on the World Cafe.


World Café Presents: Kishi Bashi

Friday, March 13, 2015

The singer-violinist's intricate arrangements bring out lush melodies in his next-level pop music.


Rhiannon Giddens, 'Black Is The Color'

Friday, January 09, 2015

The Carolina Chocolate Drops singer turns a traditional folk tune into celebratory, confident blues.


David Dye's Top 10 Albums Of 2014

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The World Cafe host's favorite albums from this year abide by his mantra: they put good songs first, and present them simply and authentically.


The Cure On World Cafe

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

In this Vintage Cafe interview, The Cure's Robert Smith sits down with World Cafe host David Dye during his 2008 tour for 4:13 Dream. The segment also features classic Cure songs performed in concert.


World Cafe's July 4th Mixtape

Friday, July 04, 2014

Celebrate Independence Day by treating your ears to this playlist of America-themed favorites.


Peter Bjorn And John On World Cafe

Monday, April 28, 2014

Today's Vintage Cafe comes from 2007, when the Swedish band released its hit album Writer's Block.


20 World Cafe Downloads To Get You Through February

Friday, February 28, 2014

Grab music from Neko Case, Parquet Courts, Jason Isbell and more today, before they're gone tomorrow.


Tom Jones On World Cafe

Thursday, December 26, 2013

The Welsh performer sings blues, gospel and Leonard Cohen on his new album, Spirit in the Room.


Frank Turner On World Cafe

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Shifting from punk to folk, the British singer-songwriter inspires a dedicated, fanatical following. Hear him perform four songs and talk about everything from songwriting to politics — and even a little bit about his tattoos


Steve Martin and Edie Brickell On World Cafe

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Watch a performance by the duo as they play material from their latest album, Love Has Come For You, live at WXPN's Non-COMMvention in Philadelphia.


Next: Moreland And Arbuckle

Monday, August 19, 2013

The blues-soaked Kansas roots-rock band has come a long way in its 13-year history. Hear two songs.


Jessie Ware On World Cafe

Monday, August 19, 2013

The Londoner sings songs from her soulful debut, Devotion, and talks about taking center stage.


Phoenix On World Cafe

Monday, August 12, 2013

The French indie-rock band performs songs from its latest album, Bankrupt!, and the earlier Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix in Philadelphia.


Shout Out Louds On World Cafe

Friday, August 09, 2013

Having worked together for a decade, the Swedish indie-pop band goes lighter on its recent Optica.


The Olms On World Cafe

Thursday, August 08, 2013

On their new collaborative album, Pete Yorn and J.D. King blend jangly folk with psychedelic vibes.


Telekinesis On World Cafe

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Hear four summery tracks from the power-pop multi-instrumentalist's latest album, Dormarion.


Sam Amidon On World Cafe

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

On his new album, the folksinger weaves traditional material into his own mesmerizing compositions.


Next: Rose Windows

Monday, August 05, 2013

Hear two new songs from the septet's debut album, which mixes psychedelic folk and classic rock.