World Cafe

Devendra Banhart: Rolling 'Down Thunder Canyon'

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Hear an interview and performance with the relentlessly inventive, unpredictable singer-songwriter.

Devendra Banhart in Studio on World Cafe 10/31/07

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Teen Guitarists Meet Their Idol

Young musicians take inspiration from teachers and from music itself.

Teen Guitarists Meet Their Idol

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Jose Gonzalez: Acoustic Pop Gets Worldly

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Born in Sweden to Argentinean parents, Gonzalez is on his way to U.S. stardom. Hear a performance.

Jose Gonzalez in Studio on World Cafe 10/30/07

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Sea Wolf: Nostalgic, Yet Experimental

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Hear an interview and in-studio performance with Sea Wolf's Alex Brown Church.

Sea Wolf: Nostalgic, Yet Experimental

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Metric: The Political Gets Personal, and Vice Versa

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Hear the new-wave/indie-rock band give an interview and perform its songs in the studio.

Metric: The Political Gets Personal, and Vice Versa

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Bill Medley: 'Damn Near Righteous'

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Hear an interview and in-studio performance by half of the legendary Righteous Brothers.

Bill Medley: 'Damn Near Righteous'

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Putting the Squeeze on a Musical Nightmare

This week's teen musicians run the instrumental gamut from cello to accordion.

Putting the Squeeze on a Musical Nightmare

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Scott Matthews: Jeff Buckley Meets Nick Drake

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Hear an interview and in-studio performance with the English singer-songwriter.

Scott Matthews: Jeff Buckley Meets Nick Drake

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The Del McCoury Band Performs in Studio 4A

The influential bluegrass band has done away with modern amplification and gone back to the basics.

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John Vanderslice: Love Songs and World Affairs

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Hear an interview and in-studio performance by the singer, songwriter and producer.

John Vanderslice: Love Songs and World Affairs

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