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World Cafe

JP, Chrissie And The Fairground Boys On World Cafe

XPN

Hear Chrissie Hynde's new band perform its heart-wrenching music live on WXPN.

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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz

Dr. John On Piano Jazz

Hear the New Orleans legend bring his unmistakable voice to Piano Jazz in a session from 1989.

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World Cafe

Crowded House On World Cafe

XPN

Hear an interview with Neil Finn, plus live songs recorded at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia.

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Bettye LaVette: Open To Interpretation

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Hear the soul icon perform two songs from Interpretations: The British Rock Songbook on WFUV.

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Tony Allen On World Cafe

XPN

Hear live music and an interview with the drummer who invented Afrobeat music.

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Bassekou Kouyate On World Cafe

XPN

Hear the ngoni quartet perform its energetic music live in the WXPN studios.

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Nneka: Soulful Sounds From Lagos

KEXP

Hear a studio session and interview with the Nigerian funk and soul singer on KEXP.

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John Legend And The Roots On World Cafe

XPN

Hear the soul singer and the hip-hop band play live and discuss the album they made together.

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Dr. John: The Old Soul Of New Orleans

Jazz24

Hear a session from the king of the Crescent City's music scene, recorded live at Jazz24.

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Best Coast On World Cafe

XPN

The surf-rock trio brings its hazy and distorted pop to the studios of WXPN.

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