World Cafe

Jesse Winchester Returns From Exile

XPN

Jesse Winchester celebrates Love Filling Station, his first album in a decade.

Jesse Winchester Performs In Studio For World Cafe 6/30/09

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The Low Anthem: Shimmering Americana

The Low Anthem offers an inventive and surprising survey of American folk and roots music.

The Low Anthem: Shimmering Americana

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Buffy Sainte-Marie: Native American Folk Legend

The Cree Indian singer-songwriter performs her classic song "Universal Soldier" in an interview.

Buffy Sainte-Marie: Native American Folk Legend

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Cheap Trick: What's 'The Latest'?

XPN

The power-pop titan celebrates its 35th anniversary by performing new songs and old classics.

Cheap Trick: What's 'The Latest'?

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Pela: Brand-New Songs, Unplugged

KEXP

Setting aside its high-voltage stage antics, Pela treated KEXP to acoustic versions of new material.

Session Spotlight: Pela Performs 'Strange Days'

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Allen Toussaint, Elvis Costello On Piano Jazz

Guest host Costello sits in, as the New Orleans legend leads him through "Southern Nights" and more.

Allen Toussaint, Elvis Costello On Piano Jazz

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Tortoise: Lighting Up Electronic 'Beacons'

XPN

Tortoise performs songs from its electronic-heavy Beacons of Ancestorship at WXPN.

Tortoise In Studio On World Cafe 8/26/09

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Stefon Harris Blackout: E Pluribus Urban

WBGO

Harris and his band of jazz and hip-hop sophisticates bring some swagger to modern jazz.

Stefon Harris Blackout In Studio On WBGO 7/17/09

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Cotton Jones: Charming Sadness

XPN

Mike Nau and Whitney McGraw play soulful, melancholy songs in a session from WXPN.

Cotton Jones: Charming Sadness

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Black Joe Lewis: Gritty Soul, Blazing Horns

XPN

The Texas soul singer and his band The Honeybears showcase their rowdy retro-rock music at WXPN.

Black Joe Lewis: Gritty Soul, Blazing Horns

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