World Cafe

Jessica Lea Mayfield: 'Heartfelt' Blasphemy

XPN

The 19-year-old performs songs from her surprisingly mature debut album on WXPN.

Jessica Lea Mayfield: 'Heartfelt' Blasphemy

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Gary Louris: A Jayhawk Goes Solo

XPN

As a founding member of The Jayhawks, Louris co-wrote some of alt-country's finest albums.

Gary Louris in Studio on World Cafe 3/4/08

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Spottiswoode, Jamming with His Enemies

The New York band Spottiswoode and His Enemies celebrated 10 years together with two new albums.

Spottiswoode, Jamming with His Enemies

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Music Articles

Beat Boxing with Yuri Lane

Lane is using beat boxing to bring awareness to conflicts in the Middle East.

Beat Boxing with Yuri Lane

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The New Pornographers: Powers Combined

XPN

Hear an interview and performance by the Vancouver indie-pop supergroup.

The New Pornographers in Studio on World Cafe 1/25/08

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From the Top

Opera Star Inspires Classical Teens in Huntsville

Soprano Angela Brown joins young musicians to perform a traditional spiritual and a Mozart duet.

Opera Star Inspires Classical Teens in Huntsville

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Favorite Sessions

Orgone Sets Funk Phasers to 'Killion'

KEXP

The San Francisco-based funk-soul band had listeners everywhere dancing in their cubicles.

Orgone in Studio on KEXP 1/29/08

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Jeff Daniels: The Actor Sings

XPN

The actor famous for his role in 'Terms of Endearment' now takes his turn with music.

Jeff Daniels in Studio on World Cafe 2/12/08

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Nada Surf: 'Lucky' at Long Last

XPN

After years of struggle, the pop band has never been bigger. Hear an interview and performance.

Nada Surf in Studio on World Cafe 2/15/08

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Favorite Sessions

The Mountain Goats: Energy in Surplus

WNYC Radio

Versatile and prolific, Mountain Goats singer John Darnielle shows off his many talents.

The Mountain Goats in Studio on Soundcheck - 03/11/2008

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