David Dye

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Listen: 10 World Cafe Sessions With This Year's Grammy Nominees

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Hear in-studio performances from "Best New Artist" contender Courtney Barnett and nine other World Cafe guests who are up for Grammys this Monday.


Songs We Love: The Lumineers, 'Ophelia'

Friday, February 05, 2016

The foot-stomping, folk-rock hit-makers behind "Ho Hey" premiere their first new music since 2012.


David Dye's Top 10 Albums Of 2015

Monday, December 14, 2015

This year, the World Cafe host fell for an eclectic mix of albums, including gems by Courtney Barnett, Kamasi Washington and Tame Impala.


World Cafe Presents: Peter Bjorn And John

Friday, August 07, 2015

Watch the Swedish pop band perform "Do Si Do," an unreleased song from its new album-in-progress.


World Cafe Presents: Saun & Starr

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

At Philadelphia's NON-COMMvention, Saundra Williams and Starr Duncan Lowe take backup singers' moves and dance them to center stage.


World Cafe Presents: Hop Along

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Frances Quinlan is an unorthodox and exciting performer. Watch her band perform "Waitress" for WXPN.


World Cafe Presents: Lady Lamb

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."


World Cafe Presents: The Suffers

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Watch the 10-piece "Gulf Coast soul" band explode with energy behind singer Kam Franklin.


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.