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Kississippi On World Cafe

Friday, June 22, 2018

After some ups and downs, Zoe Reynolds persisted and independently released her debut album. Hear a live performance.


Bettye LaVette On World Cafe

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

At 72 years old, LaVette is back with a deep dive into Bob Dylan's songbook for her latest record Things Have Changed.


Natalie Prass On World Cafe

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Rather than taking on an acid tongue, Prass digs into the sweeter possibilities — that tough times can make people stick together, stand up and be counted and even dance.


Willie Nelson On World Cafe

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

With a career spanning more than five decades, Nelson is an American treasure. Over a cup of coffee, the 85-year-old talks about outliving old friends, practicing martial arts and life on a tour bus.


'Just Around The Corner': Hozier Shares Details Of His Upcoming Record

Monday, June 11, 2018

The Irish singer-songwriter talks about the follow-up to his 2014 self-titled debut and shares lyrics from a forthcoming single.


Courtney Barnett On World Cafe

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

The Australian artist's latest album Tell Me How You Really Feel is marvelous for many reasons. Barnett discusses writing about doubt while exuding total ease and artistic certainty.


John Prine On World Cafe

Friday, June 01, 2018

You don't have to have heard John Prine's music before to feel instantly connected to him. His songs are an invitation to come along.


Charley Crockett On World Cafe

Friday, June 01, 2018

Though he's had some ups and downs, Crockett has come out on the other side with a cowboy hat, some amazing songs and a hard-earned version of optimism that's nothing short of inspiring.


Belly On World Cafe

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Members of the beloved 90's rock band discuss getting the party started again after 25 years since its debut album.


Dr. Dog On World Cafe

Friday, May 25, 2018

Hear how Scott McMicken's "F*** Dr. Dog" statement led to the band's latest album, Critical Equation.


Donovan Woods On World Cafe

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Woods found success in Nashville co-writing for artists including Tim McGraw and Charles Kelley from Lady Antebellum. It was all just par for the course given his remarkable artistry.


Lake Street Dive On World Cafe

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

These musicians met at New England Conservatory of Music and make carefully arranged tunes with tricky harmonies.


Lindi Ortega On World Cafe

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

The country singer-songwriter speaks on how she made her return to the stage and what made her leave her adopted home in Nashville to return to Canada.


Labor Of Love: Songs For The Delivery Room

Friday, May 11, 2018

Parents Ali Dilworth and Jaron Olevsky tuned out the beeping sounds of the hospital with music by Stevie Wonder, Emily King, Ethan Gruska and more.


Dr. Demento And John Cafiero On World Cafe

Thursday, May 10, 2018

What happens when a collaborator of the Misfits and the Ramones meets a guy known for mad music and crazy comedy? A new album called Dr. Demento Covered in Punk.


Dave Lory On World Cafe: A Window Into Jeff Buckley's Tremendous Artistic Life

Friday, May 04, 2018

Enjoy an early preview of stories from Lory's new book, Jeff Buckley: From Hallelujah to Last Goodbye, coming May 29, the anniversary of Buckley's death.


Anderson East On World Cafe

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Bringing the high jumps and sheer vocal prowess to his latest album Encore, East performs new songs and speaks of working with Dave Cobb, Avicii and more.


Chick Corea On World Cafe

Monday, April 30, 2018

The revered jazz pianist shares stories about working with Miles Davis and watching Thelonious Monk perform while we try to wrap our heads around the breakneck pace of his creative life.


Hop Along On World Cafe

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The Philadelphia group delivers a live performance that gives you that bubbling feeling of a band about to break.


Erika Wennerstrom On World Cafe

Thursday, April 19, 2018

The Heartless Bastards front woman details her experience on a trip through the Amazon and how it informed the art she made on her latest solo album, Sweet Unknown.