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Sarah Lee Guthrie And Johnny Irion On World Cafe

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Sarah Lee Guthrie And Johnny Irion On World Cafe

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Sarah Lee Guthrie And Johnny Irion On World Cafe

Sarah Lee Guthrie And Johnny Irion On World Cafe

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Set List

  • "Chairman Meow"
  • "Circle Of Souls"
  • "Sleep On It"

Sarah Lee Guthrie is the granddaughter of Woody Guthrie, while Johnny Irion is the grand-nephew of author John Steinbeck. Since marrying in 1999, Guthrie and Irion have released five albums together, including this year's Wassaic Way.

The duo recorded its latest LP with help from Wilco's Jeff Tweedy and Pat Sansone in the band's loft. In this edition of World Cafe, Guthrie and Irion perform songs from Wassaic Way and chat with host David Dye about Wilco's many connections to the Guthrie family.

World Cafe Playlist for August 21, 2013

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