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When listening to Lewis' latest, March 29, 2019 On the Line, a detail that made you laugh the first time might make you tearful the next.
Jenny Lewis On World Cafe
The band performed "Now or Never Now," an energetic, larger-than-life song, for a cozy, intimate audience.
March 28, 2019
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Karl Denson talks about tunes from the Karl Denson's Tiny Universe's latest album.
March 27, 2019
Kark Denson On World Cafe
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Label Founder Menno Versteeg explains why he feels that caring for artists' mental health is, at least in part, a record label's responsibility.
March 25, 2019
Menno Versteeg On World Cafe
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The folk and rock mainstay shares her story and the values that guided her choices along the way.
March 25, 2019
Edie Brickell On World Cafe
Emily King performing at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia.
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King's latest album March 22, 2019 Scenery rings out with joy and hope. The production is a stunning combination of jazz-inflected R&B and '80s pop.
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The indie rock artist zooms way out on humanity across history's timeline, seeking insight about our current age with his latest album March 21, 2019 My Finest Work Yet.
Andrew Bird On World Cafe
Backed by a horn section and a collaborative spirit, Nick Waterhouse took over composition with a loose and easy control.
March 21, 2019
Robert Ellis inside the World Cafe Performance Studio
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Ellis has embraced his dangerous side to a deliciously fun effect with his latest project, March 19, 2019 Texas Piano Man.
Robert Ellis On World Cafe
Chieftains peforming for World Cafe at Windmill Lane Recording Studios in Dublin, Ireland
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Spend your St. Patrick's Day feeling like your having a pint surrounded by friends and family as we visit the six-time Grammy-winning band in Dublin.
March 15, 2019
The Chieftains On World Cafe
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A chat with the Irish up-and-comer inside Whelan's of Wexford Avenue, one of Dublin's most famous pubs and music venues.
March 14, 2019
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The Dublin four-piece band sings clever lyrics in loud and proud Irish accents.
March 14, 2019
Pillow Queens On World Cafe
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Hear a chat and performance from March 13, 2019 World Cafe's Sense Of Place trip to Dublin with Loah, recorded live at the iconic Windmill Lane Recording Studios.
David Keenan sits with a statue of the beloved Irish writer and poet Brendan Behan along the Royal Canal in Dublin.
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During March 13, 2019 World Cafe's Sense Of Place trip to Dublin, we grab a seat by the water to hear the Irish singer-songwriter perform gorgeous songs on acoustic guitar.
David Keenan on World Cafe
Jealous of the Birds
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Naomi Hamilton, who makes music as Jealous of the Birds, slices up genres and creates songs that sound homemade and tiny, explosive and bombastic.
March 11, 2019