World Cafe

Spoon Bends Rock Styles on 'Fiction'

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Spoon, which formed in 1994, has a new release on Merge Records: Gimme Fiction.

Spoon in-studio on World Cafe - 07/28/2005

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Jackie Greene: 'Somewhere Bound'

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Jackie Greene has been favorably compared to greats such as Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.

Jackie Greene in-studio on World Cafe - 07/27/2005

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The Ditty Bops Keep It Live

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The Ditty Bops have attracted attention for their theatrical — even outrageous — live shows.

The Ditty Bops Keep It Live

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Feist Takes an Eclectic Turn on Her Solo Record

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The band Feist is actually Leslie Feist, whose solo work explores folk, bossa nova, and indie rock.

Feist in-studio on World Cafe - 07/01/2005

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Scofield Plays Ray Charles: 'That's What I Say'

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On That's What I Say, John Scofield pays tribute to the late master: Ray Charles.

John Scofield in-studio on World Cafe - 07/21/2005

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Xavier Rudd, One-Man Band from Down Under

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Singer-songwriter Xavier Rudd's debut U.S. solo album draws inspiration from his native Australia.

Xavier Rudd in-studio on World Cafe - 07/20/2005

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The Beaux Arts Trio Celebrates Fifty Years of Music

Pianist Menahem Pressler founded the Beaux Arts Trio fifty years ago with a Beethoven concert.

The Beaux Arts Trio Celebrates Fifty Years of Music

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John Hiatt: A Rocker Who Keeps on Rolling

Hiatt talks about his music and performs tunes from his 21st album, Master of Disaster.

John Hiatt: A Rocker Who Keeps on Rolling

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Pocket Narratives from the Mountain Goats

The group's production values have improved, but their lyrics remain evocative pocket narratives.

Pocket Narratives from the Mountain Goats

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