David Dye

David Dye appears in the following:

Aimee Mann On World Cafe

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Mann performs songs from her first solo record after taking time to collaborate with Ted Leo in The Both. While the two of them were on tour, she says, they listened to a lot of Bread.


The Wild Reeds On World Cafe

Monday, April 24, 2017

In a session with World Cafe's David Dye, the California trio's members discuss the themes of empowerment in their music and perform songs from The World We Built.


Ray Davies On World Cafe

Friday, April 21, 2017

The legendary frontman of The Kinks discusses his new solo album, Americana, which deals in part with his relationship, as a Brit, to the United States.


Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears On World Cafe

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

In a World Cafe session with David Dye, the Austin singer and guitarist showcases his band's soulful sound and chats about the recent changes he's seen in his hometown music scene.


Flo Morrissey And Matthew E. White On World Cafe

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The English folk artist teamed up with the American singer-songwriter and producer for an album of covers, performed live in this session.


25 Albums For 25 Years Of World Cafe

Saturday, April 01, 2017

David Dye, who steps down as full-time host of World Cafe this week, lists his favorite records that have come out during the program's 25 years on air.


David Dye, Signing Off

Friday, March 31, 2017

After 25 years, Friday marks the World Cafe host's last day helming the show full-time. Read his farewell note.


Rodney Crowell On World Cafe

Thursday, March 30, 2017

On Close Ties, the veteran singer-songwriter looks back on his life and the friends who have held special places in it. Hear a conversation and live performance.


Ryan Adams On World Cafe

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Adams performs the best of his new album, Prisoner, live for World Cafe's 25th anniversary celebration.


Sylvan Esso On World Cafe

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Hear songs from the duo's forthcoming release, What Now, recorded live for World Cafe's 25th anniversary celebration.


The Flaming Lips On World Cafe

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Frontman Wayne Coyne says he thrives in environments that combine art and chaos. Hear that conversation, plus live performances of songs from Oczy Mlody.


Jesca Hoop On World Cafe

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Last heard in a duo with Sam Beam, the California-born singer-songwriter continues her remarkable solo career.


Strand Of Oaks On World Cafe

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The never-reticent Timothy Showalter discusses how his latest album, Hard Love, deals with the pull between domesticity and the call of the wild.


Weekend LISTening: No. 1 Songs Of The '70s

Saturday, March 18, 2017

From Simon & Garfunkel to The Knack, hear a playlist of the songs at the top of the pop charts for each year of the decade.


That '70s Week: Yacht Rock

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Steely Dan, Michael McDonald, Sade: Are these classic artists "Yacht" or "Nyacht"? JD Ryznar and David B. Lyons, co-creators of the Yacht Rock web series, weigh in.


World Cafe: That '70s Week

Monday, March 13, 2017

All week, we dig into the archives to present our favorite sessions with artists whose work in the 1970s remains some of their best.


Valerie June On World Cafe

Friday, March 10, 2017

The Tennessee singer begins this interview with a curious remark: "I really don't want to be in control anymore, of anything." Hear her play songs from her new album, The Order Of Time.


Harvey Mandel On World Cafe

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

The blues-rock guitarist nicknamed "The Snake" was once almost a member of The Rolling Stones. Hear him perform songs from his latest album, Snake Pit.


Chris Robinson Brotherhood On World Cafe

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

The band, formed after The Black Crowes' breakup, plays in a roots-oriented style it calls "California music."


World Cafe Next: Cameron Avery

Monday, March 06, 2017

The Australian singer and Tame Implala bassist goes out on his own for Ripe Dreams, Pipe Dreams. Hear two songs.