Matt Pond On World Cafe

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Set List

  • "Let Me Live"
  • "Go Where The Leaves Go"
  • "Starlet"
  • "Love To Get Used"

The fact that Matt Pond has dropped the vestigial "PA" from the end of his moniker has more to do with geography than sound. On this episode of World Cafe, we learn why the singer-songwriter (and former Philadelphian) has moved around so much — it's all for love.

Pond does tell host David Dye what hasn't changed: his always likable voice and an ability to write heartfelt songs with melodies that stick.

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