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September 27, 2013

6:00 PM
Tanacara
Artist : Gonzaghuinha
Album : Brazil Classics: Beleza Tropical, Vol. 2
Composer :
Label : Luaka Bop
6:01 PM
She’s A Jar
Artist : Wilco
Album : Summerteeth
Composer :
Label : Nonesuch
6:06 PM
The Wire
Artist : Haim
Album : Days Are Gone
Composer :
Label : Sony
6:10 PM
Get Lucky
Artist : Daft Punk
Album : Random Access Memories
Composer :
Label : Sony
6:14 PM
Suburbia
Artist : Pet Shop Boys
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
6:21 PM
Thursday
Artist : Pet Shop Boys
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
6:29 PM
Suburbia
Artist : Pet Shop Boys
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
6:35 PM
Vocal
Artist : Pet Shop Boys
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
6:41 PM
Vocal
Artist : Pet Shop Boys
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
6:43 PM
Red Hot + Fela
Artist : My Morning Jacket
Album : Trouble Sleep Yanga Wake Am
Composer :
Label : Knitting Factory
7:00 PM
Tanacara
Artist : Gonzaghuinha
Album : Brazil Classics: Beleza Tropical, Vol. 2
Composer :
Label : Luaka Bop
7:01 PM
On the Road
Artist : Houndmouth
Album : From the Hills Below the City
Composer :
Label : Rough Trade with Us
7:02 PM
What Kinda Guy
Artist : Steve Forbert
Album : Alive On Arrival
Composer :
Label : Warner Brothers / WEA
7:03 PM
What Kinda Guy
Artist : Steve Forbert
Album : Alive On Arrival
Composer :
Label : Warner Brothers / WEA
7:06 PM
Small Plane
Artist : Bill Callahan
Album : Dream River
Composer :
Label : Drag City
7:10 PM
The End of That
Artist : Plants & Animals
Album : The End of That
Composer :
Label : Secret City Records
7:14 PM
Night Still Comes
Artist : Neko Case
Album : The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight the More I Love You
Composer :
Label : Anti
7:18 PM
I’ll Be Around
Artist : Yo La Tengo
Album : Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Composer :
Label : WXPN
7:19 PM
The High Road
Artist : Broken Bells
Album : Broken Bells
Composer : James Mercer / Brian Burton
Label : Columbia
7:22 PM
Blood & Roses
Artist : The Smithereens
Album : Especially For You
Composer :
Label : Capitol
7:22 PM
Blood & Roses
Artist : The Smithereens
Album : Especially For You
Composer :
Label : Capitol
7:26 PM
Sunnier Days
Artist : Diego Garcia
Album : Paradise
Composer :
Label : Concord
7:30 PM
Worry Too Much
Artist : Buddy Miller
Album : Universal United House of Prayer
Composer :
Label : New West Records
7:34 PM
Can You Get To That?
Artist : Mavis Staples
Album : One True Vine
Composer :
Label : Anti
7:37 PM
Revolution
Artist : Dr. John
Album : Locked Down
Composer :
Label : Nonesuch
7:39 PM
The Dream¿s in the Ditch
Artist : Deer Tick
Album : Negativity
Composer :
Label : Partisan Records
7:42 PM
Vanity Fair
Artist : World Party
Album : Egyptology
Composer :
Label : Seaview
7:46 PM
Steady As She Goes
Artist : The Raconteurs
Album : Broken Boy Soldier
Composer :
Label : XL Recordings
7:50 PM
Playing Bogart
Artist : Any Trouble
Album : Where Are All the Nice Girls?
Composer :
Label : Stiff 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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