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Herb Alpert On World Cafe

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The decorated jazz veteran, now 79, sounds younger than ever on his new album, In The Mood.

Herb Alpert On World Cafe
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The supergroup, featuring Joan Osborne and members of Black Crowes, performs songs from its album.

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World Cafe Next: Israel Nash

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Though rooted in straight Americana, Rain Plans also references the psychedelic side of Neil Young.

Hear Two Songs By Israel Nash
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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz

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Cole can take any song and bring out colors and nuances never heard before.

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Spoon On World Cafe

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The Austin band performs songs from They Want My Soul, which finds Spoon revitalized after a hiatus.

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SOJA On World Cafe

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The eight-piece Virginia reggae band performs uplifting songs from Amid The Noise And Haste.

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Favorite Sessions

Avi Buffalo, 'So What' (Live)

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The indie-pop band performs "So What" from At Best Cuckold, its bold second album.

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Caroline Rose On World Cafe

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The roving singer-songwriter plays songs from her new album at the Philadelphia Folk Festival.

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Sturgill Simpson On World Cafe

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Hear the 2014 Americana Awards' Emerging Artist of the Year play at the Philadelphia Folk Festival.

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