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Weekend LISTening: Me And My Shadows

Friday, December 08, 2017

Pairing original songs with covers that might just blow your musical mind — this time we look at The English Beat, The Kinks, Jenny Lewis and more.


Xylouris White On World Cafe

Thursday, December 07, 2017

What do you get when you cross an Australian post-punk drummer with a lute player who is the descendant of Greek musical royalty?


Latin Roots: Combo Chimbita

Thursday, December 07, 2017

Cumbia — but psychedelic, trippy and downright freaky, with an inventive combination of rhythms and sounds from Africa, the Caribbean, and Latin America.


Bette Smith On World Cafe

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

A singer tells a true story about becoming the person you really want to be.


Luna On World Cafe

Monday, December 04, 2017

Any fan of Luna's dreamy, moody sound was secretly hoping the band would undo its break-up back in 2004. Now it's back, and performs live in the Cafe Studio.


Sessions From 10 Grammy-Nominated World Cafe Guests

Saturday, December 02, 2017

Listen back to sessions from ten nominees who have come through our doors this year.


Lindsey Buckingham And Christine McVie On World Cafe

Thursday, November 30, 2017

A new Fleetwood Mac spinoff performs songs from a new self-titled duo album.


Dhani Harrison On World Cafe

Monday, November 27, 2017

The son of the late Beatle performs songs from his solo debut and talks about celebrating his father's legacy while embodying his own voice.


Latin Roots: Café Tacvba

Thursday, August 03, 2017

Hear a live performance of songs from the band's latest release, Jei BeiBi.


Manchester Orchestra On World Cafe

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

The band's new album, A Black Mile To The Surface, finds emotion through its songs' stories.


Sheer Mag On World Cafe

Monday, July 31, 2017

Tina Halladay and co. play like they're rock stars headlining the EnormoDome, but they come from a busted-up building called the Nut House.


Dancers Take Over A Pillow Factory In Begonia's 'Out Of My Head' Video

Friday, July 28, 2017

Winnipeg singer Alexa Dirks finds strength in the act of breathing in this video from her new EP, Lady In Mind.


World Cafe Nashville: Midland

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Based in Austin, this harmony-based group melds the whiskey-soaked spirit of the barroom with the country-rock of Gram Parsons and the Eagles.


Feist On World Cafe

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The Canadian indie-pop singer-songwriter and guitarist set out to make her latest record alone, but says she ended up experiencing a whole lot of togetherness.


'Turning The Tables': Behind The List

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

In a conversation with World Cafe, Ann Powers discusses the artists included in NPR Music's list of the 150 greatest albums made by women and reveals surprises and controversial picks.


Jason Isbell On World Cafe

Monday, July 24, 2017

Isbell discusses the ways his daughter Mercy's childhood differs from his own and how being a dad has influenced his new music. Hear the conversation, including a surprise cameo from Mercy herself.


Encore Week: Father John Misty, Alison Krauss, David Crosby And More

Monday, July 17, 2017

Hear five World Cafe sessions from the last few months that are worth a second listen.


Fleet Foxes On World Cafe

Friday, July 14, 2017

Lead singer Robin Pecknold says the band's new album, Crack-Up, is the kind of record he's always wanted to make. Hear a live performance and conversation with Pecknold in this session.


World Cafe Nashville: Sun Seeker

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Inspired by The Band and Pavement alike, Sun Seeker's music is a unique blend of Southern whimsy and fuzzy, melodic rock. Hear a live performance.


Paul Shaffer On World Cafe

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

With a career defined by his stint as one of the most lovable bandleaders on late-night TV, Shaffer now brings The World's Most Dangerous Band to World Cafe for a performance and interview.