appears in the following:
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.
Thursday, August 03, 2017
Hear a live performance of songs from the band's latest release, Jei BeiBi.
Wednesday, August 02, 2017
The band's new album, A Black Mile To The Surface, finds emotion through its songs' stories.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Monday, July 17, 2017
Hear five World Cafe sessions from the last few months that are worth a second listen.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.