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Delicate Steve is this week's "World Cafe: Next" artist.
Delicate Steve is this week's "World Cafe: Next" artist. Courtesy of the artist
- "The Ballad of Speck and Pebble"
- "Sugar Splash"
Steve Marion, a.k.a. Delicate Steve, is not your average 23-year-old musician. His complex tunes flirt with tropicalia, polyrhythms and pop, but the overall instrumental sound is not quite as straightforward. With waves of sound effects and electronics, Delicate Steve's music is far more dense than it is delicate. Hear two tracks from Marion's debut full-length, Wondervisions, in this week's edition of "World Cafe: Next."