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Black Joe Lewis On World Cafe

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The Austin-based blues-funk band revisits the World Cafe to perform songs from its new album.

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Ethan Johns On World Cafe

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The English producer visits WXPN to perform songs from his debut album, If Not Now Then When?

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World Cafe Remembers Lou Reed

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In this archival conversation, the influential singer offers insights into The Velvet Underground.

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Vintage Cafe: Adele

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Hear the English singer perform songs from her coming-of-age album, 19, in this session from 2008.

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Marshall Crenshaw On World Cafe

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The guitarist provides listeners with a selection of staple Detroit songs for Sense of Place.

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Ann Delisi On World Cafe

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The host of WDET-FM's Ann Delisi's Essential Music highlights new Detroit acts for Sense of Place.

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