Girls On World Cafe : World Cafe The San Francisco indie-pop duo took the internet by storm in 2009 with its debut full-length, Album. The band joins David Dye for a lengthy interview about its origins and inspirations.
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Girls On World Cafe

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Girls, the San Francisco indie-pop duo of Christopher Owens and Chet "JR" White, is one of the blogosphere's most beloved bands. The duo's 2009 debut album, titled Album, is a Polaroid of twentysomething existentialism, bookended by the joyful "Lust for Life" and devastating "Hellhole Ratrace."

The duo joins World Cafe host David Dye to discuss the band's origins, Owens' brief career as an artist and his upbringing in the religious cult Children of God.