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Jason Moran On Piano Jazz

The young pianist joins host Marian McPartland for a duet of "Bemsha Swing" in a 2001 session.

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Thao And Mirah On World Cafe WXPN-FM

Singer-songwriters Thao and Mirah play songs from their new collaborative album.

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Ellie Goulding's Music 'Lights' Up U.K., U.S.

Host Michel Martin speaks with the Welsh breakthrough artist about her life and new album.

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Legendary funk guitarist Dennis Coffey plays live on today's World Cafe. Doug Coombe/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dennis Coffey On World Cafe WXPN-FM

Legendary guitarist Dennis Coffey plays live and discusses his role in shaping the Motown sound.

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Singer-songwriter Lloyd Cole performs on today's World Cafe. Doug Seymour/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Lloyd Cole On World Cafe WXPN-FM

The veteran singer-songwriter plays live and discusses the making his latest album, Broken Record.

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Roy Eldridge On Piano Jazz

"Little Jazz," one of the greatest trumpeters ever, shows off his piano chops and vocal gifts.

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Austin, TX neo-psychedelic band the Black Angels perform live on today's World Cafe. Alexandra Valenti/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Black Angels On World Cafe WXPN-FM

The Austin psych-rockers play live and discuss the origins of their '60s-inspired sound.

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