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Do London's Sea Girls Have The 'Hottest Record In The World'?

Monday, August 26, 2019

A Sense Of Place trip to London lands World Cafe inside The Pool Recording Studio for a live session with Sea Girls.


A Trumpet Made Of Bullets And The Kids Who Inspired It Take Hope Around The Country

Sunday, August 25, 2019

The Instrument of Hope, a trumpet made partly of bullets and inspired by the survivors of the 2018 Parkland, Fla., mass shooting, is touring the country to promote healing.


World Cafe Encore Week: Revisiting Studio Sessions Of 2019

Monday, August 19, 2019

Hear sessions with King Princess, Cage The Elephant, Rhiannon Giddens and Karl Denson.


T Bone Burnett On Producing Legends And Singing His Own Tunes

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

The record producer has collected some of his thoughts on an album called The Invisible Light: Acoustic Space, his first new solo work in 11 years.


Tim Baker's Big-Hearted Solo Debut

Monday, August 05, 2019

For more than a decade, he led the beloved Canadian band Hey Rosetta! Then they decided to take an indefinite hiatus.


The Sisters Of A-WA Share Their Great-Grandmother's Refugee Story

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

On its latest album, Bayti Fi Rasi, the trio tells a story of their relatives fleeing Yemen and arriving in Israel as part of Operation Magic Carpet in 1949.


Camp Cope Sings It Like They See It

Friday, July 26, 2019

The three members of Australian band Camp Cope fearlessly called out sexism in the music industry.


Kick Off Your Shoes While CAAMP Performs Songs From 'By And By'

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

From playing for free beer to appearing at massive festivals, CAAMP has come a long way.


Dan Auerbach And Patrick Carney Bring Brotherly Love Back To The Black Keys

Friday, July 19, 2019

Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney explain why they just needed to get out of each other's hair for a bit.


Gloria Gaynor: Disco Queen Goes Gospel

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Gaynor explains why "I Will Survive" is still her favorite song to perform.


Briston Maroney Is Writing Powerful Rock Songs With Grit And Heart

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Maroney's young, but he has lived a lot of life. He wears his experiences in a way that really makes you want to root for him and his dreams.


A Special Slice Of New Orleans: King James And The Special Men

Friday, July 12, 2019

Alynda Segarra of Hurray For The Riff Raff and Leyla McCalla of Carolina Chocolate Drops join King James and the Special Men for a live performance.


The Evolution Of Tank And The Bangas' Unique Voice

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Lead singer Tarriona "Tank" Ball talks about how she honed the unique roster of character voices she uses in her music.


Molly Tuttle Plays A Mean Guitar On 'When You're Ready'

Monday, July 08, 2019

Watching Molly Tuttle's fingers fly across a guitar with dizzying speed and graceful precision is nothing short of remarkable.


The 10 Standout World Cafe Sessions Of 2019 (So Far)

Friday, June 28, 2019

Some say the glass of 2019 is half empty; others say it's half full. We say, "Wow, we've had some incredible artists perform so far this year."


Willie Nelson On Cowboys, 'Crazy' and CBD-Infused Coffee

Friday, June 21, 2019

It's been about a year since World Cafe caught up with Willie, and he's been busy!


The World Cafe Playlist

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Listen to the songs featured on public radio's most popular music show.


Greensky Bluegrass Mix The Energy Of Stadium Rock With The Spirit Of Jam Bands

Monday, June 17, 2019

The band dropped by to bring the feel of a midsummer music festival to World Cafe.


Worlds Colliding: Rhiannon Giddens And Francesco Turrisi

Friday, June 14, 2019

Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi found common ground in their quests to dispel false cultural narratives and turned it into gorgeous music on there is no Other.


Ace Of Cups' Endless Summer Of Love

Thursday, June 13, 2019

More than 50 years after getting together in the late 1960s, the all-female rock band released its full-length debut studio album this past November.