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Chris Frantz On World Cafe

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Tiny Desk Artist Profile: Sofia Rei

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Dumpstaphunk On World Cafe

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Introducing... is the solo debut of Aaron Frazer, best known for drumming and singing with Durand Jones & the Indications. Alysse Gafkjen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On 'Introducing...,' Aaron Frazer Contemplates Love And The Road Ahead

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Barry Gibb and Dave Cobb On World Cafe

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Barry Gibb's new album, Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers Songbook, Vol. 1, is a collection of Bee Gees songs reworked as duets with some of the biggest names in Nashville. Desiree Prieto/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On 'Greenfields,' Barry Gibb Takes The Bee Gees' Legacy To Nashville

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The Avalanches On World Cafe

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Award-winning author Alexander McCall Smith penned the lyrics to These Are The Hands. Chris Watt/Courtesy of the Author hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: 'These Are The Hands'

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Brandy Clark's new track for the Morning Edition Song Project is about processing death and celebrating a life well lived. Chris Phelps hide caption

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On 'Remember Me Beautiful,' Brandy Clark Processes Death And Celebrates Life

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Lianne La Havas On World Cafe

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Justin Lansing (left) and Joe Mailander of the Okee Dokee Brothers have declined their 2021 Grammy Award nomination for best children's album. The duo won the honor in 2013 for their album Can You Canoe? and have amassed five total nominations. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images hide caption

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3 Grammy Contenders Share Outrage At All-White Category, Decline Nominations

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Dale Ann Bradley (left), Tina Adair, Gena Britt and Deanie Richardson (center) of the bluegrass band Sister Sadie do their impression of the rock band Queen. Jon Roncolato/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Bluegrass Band Sister Sadie Embodies Tradition, But Bends It Too

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Annye Anderson — stepsister of Robert Johnson — published her memoir Brother Robert: Growing Up with Robert Johnson in June. Ben James hide caption

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'Brother Robert' Reveals True Story Of Growing Up With Blues Legend Robert Johnson

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M. Ward's New Album Offers His Take On Billie Holiday's 'Lady In Satin'

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Sergio Arau (center) poses with fellow Botellita de Jerez bandmates. They were one of the most influential groups in the '80s after rock re-emerged in Mexico following 15 years of censorship and repression. Lourdes Grobet hide caption

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'Rompan Todo' Explores A Turbulent History Of Latin America Through Rock Music

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Andrew Bird On World Cafe

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The Bird and the Bee On World Cafe

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Adam Weiner's new track for Morning Edition's Song Project is for people who feel isolated around the holidays, especially this year. Gab Bonghi/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Adam Weiner's New Song, 'Christmas Makes Me Cry,' Channels Holiday Loneliness

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Billy Corgan talks with Stephen Kallao in this episode. Jonathan Weiner/Courtesy of the aritst hide caption

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Billy Corgan On World Cafe

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