David Dye appears in the following:
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Frances Quinlan is an unorthodox and exciting performer. Watch her band perform "Waitress" for WXPN.
Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Not every songwriter can truthfully claim to have a relative who was named a saint, as whimsical singer Aly Spaltro does in "Billions Of Eyes."
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Watch the 10-piece "Gulf Coast soul" band explode with energy behind singer Kam Franklin.
Monday, March 23, 2015
The song might stem from a place of frustration, but this Philly band's music is pure, headlong joy.
Friday, March 20, 2015
Watch the singer-songwriter's beautiful, subdued performance of "The Eye" on the World Cafe.
Friday, March 13, 2015
The singer-violinist's intricate arrangements bring out lush melodies in his next-level pop music.
Friday, January 09, 2015
The Carolina Chocolate Drops singer turns a traditional folk tune into celebratory, confident blues.
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.
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.
Friday, July 04, 2014
Celebrate Independence Day by treating your ears to this playlist of America-themed favorites.
Monday, April 28, 2014
Today's Vintage Cafe comes from 2007, when the Swedish band released its hit album Writer's Block.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Grab music from Neko Case, Parquet Courts, Jason Isbell and more today, before they're gone tomorrow.
Thursday, December 26, 2013
The Welsh performer sings blues, gospel and Leonard Cohen on his new album, Spirit in the Room.
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
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.
Monday, August 19, 2013
The blues-soaked Kansas roots-rock band has come a long way in its 13-year history. Hear two songs.
Monday, August 19, 2013
The Londoner sings songs from her soulful debut, Devotion, and talks about taking center stage.
Monday, August 12, 2013
The French indie-rock band performs songs from its latest album, Bankrupt!, and the earlier Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix in Philadelphia.
Friday, August 09, 2013
Having worked together for a decade, the Swedish indie-pop band goes lighter on its recent Optica.
Thursday, August 08, 2013
On their new collaborative album, Pete Yorn and J.D. King blend jangly folk with psychedelic vibes.