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Jack Johnson On World Cafe

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The affable singer-songwriter performs carefree songs from his new album, From Here to Now to You. In a conversation with host David Dye, Johnson praises his wife as the source of his success.

Jack Johnson On World Cafe

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Kate McGarry On Piano Jazz

The singer and songwriter grew up with Celtic and pop music in her home, and after discovering Keith Jarrett and Bill Evans, she became known as a folksy jazz vocalist. She visits the program along with keyboardist Gary Versace.

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AlunaGeorge, 'Your Drums, Your Love' (Live)

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Aluna Francis and George Reid stop by the Morning Becomes Eclectic studios during their U.S. tour to perform songs from their debut album. Watch the duo play "Your Drums, Your Love."

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Vintage Cafe: Jason Isbell

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The roots-rock singer and Drive-By Truckers veteran performs songs of redemption from his new album. Along the way, he gets help from his band — including his wife, singer and fiddler Amanda Shires.

Jason Isbell On World Cafe

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She & Him On World Cafe

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The duo of Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward stops by World Cafe to perform songs from the recent Volume 3. The New Girl, the TV sitcom starring Deschanel, begins its third season Tuesday night.

She & Him On World Cafe

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The Bats, 'Free All The Monsters' (Live)

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The New Zealand band helped define Kiwi pop, along with David Kilgour's The Clean. Here, Paul Kean, Malcolm Grant, Robert Scott and Kaye Woodward stop by KEXP during a rare North American tour.

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Vintage Cafe: Bon Iver

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Hear Justin Vernon's stripped-down performance of the divisive, '80s-style power ballad "Beth/Rest."

Bon Iver On World Cafe

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band On World Cafe

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Creative director Ben Jaffe discusses the band's new album — titled That's It! — and spotlights four live songs, recorded live at City Winery in New York City.

Preservation Hall Jazz Band On World Cafe

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Rosemary Clooney On Piano Jazz

On this archival program from 1992, Clooney reminisces about her singing career with her sister Betty in Tony Pastor's band. Her rich, smooth voice and skillful phrasing add to the deep feeling in "Our Love Is Here to Stay" and the challenging "Lush Life."

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The Greyboy Allstars On World Cafe

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These acid jazz veterans visit with David Dye and perform three songs from their new album, Inland Emperor.

The Greyboy Allstars On World Cafe

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