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June 21, 2013

6:00 PM
Tanacara
Artist : Gonzaghuinha
Album : Brazil Classics: Beleza Tropical, Vol. 2
Composer :
Label : Luaka Bop
6:01 PM
Fire Bug
Artist : JD McPherson
Album : Signs & Signifiers
Composer :
Label : Rounder
6:03 PM
Chicken Switch
Artist : The James Hunter Six
Album : Minute By Minute
Composer :
Label : UMGD/Fantasy
6:06 PM
A New Life
Artist : Jim James
Album : Regions of Light & Sound of God
Composer :
Label : ATO
6:09 PM
Wicked Messenger
Artist : Faces
Album : The Best of Faces: Good Boys When They're Asleep
Composer :
Label : Rhino / WEA
6:13 PM
Stay With Me
Artist : Faces
Album : A Nod Is As Good As A Wink To the Blind
Composer :
Label : Warner Bros.
6:16 PM
Can’t Stop Me Now
Artist : Rod Stewart
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
6:24 PM
It’s Over
Artist : Rod Stewart
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
6:33 PM
Handbags & Gladrags
Artist : Rod Stewart
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
6:39 PM
Do Ya Think I’m Sexy
Artist : Rod Stewart
Album : Blondes Have More Fun
Composer :
Label : Warner Bros.
6:41 PM
Missed the Boat
Artist : Modest Mouse
Album : We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank
Composer :
Label : Sony
6:45 PM
Devil Moon
Artist : Bobby Long
Album : Wishbone
Composer :
Label : ATO
6:49 PM
Cruel, Crazy, Beautiful World
Artist : Johnny Clegg & Savuka
Album : Cruel, Crazy, Beautiful World
Composer :
Label : Capitol
6:53 PM
Amidine
Artist : Bombino
Album : Nomad
Composer :
Label : Nonesuch
7:00 PM
Tanacara
Artist : Gonzaghuinha
Album : Brazil Classics: Beleza Tropical, Vol. 2
Composer :
Label : Luaka Bop
7:00 PM
People Have The Power
Artist : Patti Smith
Album : Dream Of Life
Composer :
Label : Arista
7:06 PM
Killing Floor
Artist : Electric Flag
Album : A Long Time Comin'
Composer :
Label : Subme Special Mkts.
7:10 PM
Got To Get You Into My Life
Artist : Earth, Wind & Fire
Album : Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Vol. 1
Composer :
Label : Sony
7:14 PM
Smooth
Artist : Santana
Album : Supernatural
Composer :
Label : Arista
7:20 PM
The Fog
Artist : The Amazing
Album : Gentle Stream
Composer :
Label : Partisan Records
7:23 PM
Piece Of My Heart
Artist : Janis Joplin
Album : The Essential Janis Joplin
Composer :
Label : Sony
7:30 PM
Saturday Night
Artist : Bay City Rollers
Album : Rollin'
Composer :
Label : Sony/BMG International
7:34 PM
Because the Night
Artist : Patti Smith Group
Album : Easter
Composer :
Label : Arista
7:40 PM
I Will Always Love You
Artist : Whitney Houston
Album : The Bodyguard Sountrack
Composer :
Label : Arista
7:45 PM
Freckle Song
Artist : Chuck Prophet
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
7:47 PM
Touch of Grey
Artist : The Grateful Dead
Album : In the Dark
Composer :
Label : Arista
7:52 PM
A Rock And Roll Fantasy
Artist : The Kinks
Album : The Kinks Greatest 19701986 (Disc 2)
Composer :
Label : Velvel Records
7:57 PM
Tequila Sundae
Artist : Urge Overkill
Album : Saturation
Composer :
Label : Triple X Records

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World Cafe
1:14 pm
Mon October 17, 2011

World Cafe Looks Back: Jazz Greats

Drummer Jack DeJohnette.

Jos L. Knaepen

Throughout the month of October, we're celebrating the 20th anniversary of World Cafe. Each day, we'll revisit some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

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World Cafe
2:27 pm
Fri October 14, 2011

World Cafe Looks Back: Robert Plant

Robert Plant.

Staff Getty Images

Throughout the month of October, we're celebrating the 20th anniversary of World Cafe. Each day, we'll revisit some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

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World Cafe
1:00 pm
Mon October 10, 2011

World Cafe Looks Back: Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello.

James O'Mara

Originally published on Mon February 6, 2012 10:12 am

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe by revisiting some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

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World Cafe
1:24 pm
Fri October 7, 2011

World Cafe Looks Back: The Beatles

The Beatles, left to right: Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, producer George Martin, John Lennon.

Chris Ware Getty Images

Originally published on Mon January 30, 2012 10:52 pm

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe by revisiting some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

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World Cafe
1:08 pm
Wed October 5, 2011

World Cafe Looks Back: Guitar Greats

Jeff Beck performs at Les Paul's 95th-birthday party at Iridium Jazz Club on June 9, 2010, in New York City.

Larry Busacca Getty Images

Originally published on Mon January 30, 2012 6:54 pm

Over the years, World Cafe has seen its share of guitar gods.

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World Cafe
12:00 pm
Mon July 25, 2011

The Steve Miller Band On World Cafe

Steve Miller.
Kevin Winter Getty Images

Originally published on Tue March 4, 2014 8:11 am

Some people call him space cowboy, some people call him the gangster of love, but most know him as Steve Miller, the guitarist and vocalist whose laid-back, infectiously catchy tunes have soothed the nation for decades.

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World Cafe
10:30 am
Mon May 30, 2011

Elton John And Leon Russell On World Cafe

Elton John and Leon Russell appeared on World Cafe.
Courtesy of the artists

Originally published on Tue December 27, 2011 10:12 am

From his start with the band Bluesology in 1961, multi-award winner Elton John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight) has time and time again proven himself to be one of the most iconic singer-songwriters of our day. Rising to international fame by the 1970's with the hit "Your Song," Elton has since released an overwhelming number of studio albums, many of which have climbed their way to the top of the charts.

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World Cafe
5:00 pm
Thu February 3, 2011

In Memoriam: Chuck Brown On World Cafe

Originally published on Fri May 18, 2012 3:52 pm

Chuck Brown, the Godfather of Go-Go music, died Wednesday. In 2011, he stopped by World Cafe to discuss his 50-plus-year career and his last album.

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World Cafe
10:49 am
Tue July 7, 2009

World Cafe Remembers Levon Helm

Levon Helm.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue October 15, 2013 3:12 pm

  • Levon Helm in Studio on World Cafe 1/18/08

This segment, from Jan. 18, 2008, is part of our Vintage Cafe series, in which we revisit some of our best studio performances. Here, we remember an Americana legend and drummer for the '60s rock group The Band, Levon Helm, who died in 2012.

Levon Helm first picked up a guitar at age 8, but soon switched to drums. Though best known as the famous drummer for the rock group The Band, Helm continued to influence music with his collaborations and solo works.

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