David Dye David Dye is a longtime Philadelphia radio personality whose music enthusiasm has captivated listeners of World Cafe since 1991. World Cafe is produced by WXPN, the public radio service of the University of Pennsylvania.

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The Cure On World Cafe

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World Cafe's Most Popular Independence Day Songs

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Peter Bjorn And John On World Cafe In 2007

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Dawes On World Cafe

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Listen To Nick Cave On World Cafe

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Hear Pearl Jam In Conversation With Judd Apatow

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Hear Pearl Jam In Conversation With Judd Apatow

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Listen To Bombino On World Cafe

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Listen To Frank Turner On World Cafe

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Listen To Steve Martin And Edie Brickell On World Cafe

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Hear Two Songs From Moreland & Arbuckle

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