Joan Shelley On World Cafe : World Cafe Hear the Louisville folk-pop singer perform songs from 2014's beautifully languid Electric Ursa.
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Joan Shelley On World Cafe

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Joan Shelley On World Cafe

Joan Shelley On World Cafe

Joan Shelley On World Cafe

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Joan Shelley's music takes time to work its magic. Last year, the Louisville folk-pop singer released Electric Ursa, a patient record whose languid beauty builds and unfolds over time. Here, she performs a few of its songs for World Cafe.

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Set List

01Something Small

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02River Low

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03Electric Ursa

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