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The Slide Brothers On World Cafe

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The Slide Brothers On World Cafe

The Slide Brothers On World Cafe

The Slide Brothers On World Cafe

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Set List

  • "Wade In The Water"
  • "Help Me Make It Through"
  • "Sunday School Blues"

Calvin Cooke, Aubrey Ghent and brothers Darrick and Chuck Campbell are The Slide Brothers. The band's self-titled album debut album was produced by Robert Randolph, the spectacular young pedal-steel guitarist who became the first player from the Sacred Steel tradition to break out to a wider audience.

On this installment of World Café, the band plays three songs from its album and tells host David Dye about the difference between performing for the congregation at Church of the Living God and playing on club and concert stages.

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