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Noel Gallagher On World Cafe

Thursday, March 15, 2018

The former Oasis member talks about drawing inspiration from Kanye West, loathing coffee shops and how "Don't Look Back in Anger" came to him outside a strip club.


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.


Angelica Garcia On World Cafe

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The young singer-songwriter performs music from her ghostly, sophisticated debut, created while she was living in a 200-year-old Gothic home in Virginia.


Sweet Spirit On World Cafe

Monday, July 10, 2017

This punchy, powerful band features up to nine members onstage at any given time. Hear a live performance and an interview with co-founders Sabrina Ellis and Andrew Cashen.


Allison Crutchfield On World Cafe

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Crutchfield's solo debut, Tourist In This Town, sees her confronting endings and changes. She tells that story and performs a few songs live for World Cafe.


World Cafe Nashville: Daddy Issues

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Formed out of friendship, the trio blends a love of noise with powerful melodicism and a knack for capturing the ups and downs of millennial life.


Kevin Morby On World Cafe

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

While making City Music, Morby looked to Lou Reed's legacy for the confidence to experiment. He tells World Cafe about the album and the role New York has played in his story.


Ani DiFranco On World Cafe

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

DiFranco's 20th studio album is textured and ambitious. In this session, she performs two songs and shares some personal stories about her childhood and the relationships she's sought out.


Phoenix On World Cafe

Monday, June 26, 2017

Hear the band perform songs from Ti Amo — an album that's surprisingly lighthearted, given the string of attacks that struck Phoenix's French homeland as work on the record progressed.