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Stephanie Lambring on World Cafe

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Cory Hanson on World Cafe

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tune-yards on World Cafe

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The Weather Station on World Cafe

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Tamar Aphek on World Cafe

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No-No Boy on World Cafe

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Los Angeles, January 1971: A pre-glam David Bowie jams at a party. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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Celebrating NPR's 50th On World Cafe

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Elizabeth King Matt White/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Elizabeth King on World Cafe

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Rickie Lee Jones and Tom Waits as seen in Last Chance Texaco: Chronicles of an American Troubadour. Sal Sdestro/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rickie Lee Jones on World Cafe

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Gregory Alan Isakov (left) and The Lumineers cover one another's work on Amerikinda: 20 Years of Dualtone, a new compilation celebrating the Nashville label's artists and alums. Rebecca Caridad/Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Loretta Lynn David McClister/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Loretta Lynn on World Cafe

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Jon Batiste on World Cafe

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Jupiter & Okwess On World Cafe

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Shakey Graves on World Cafe

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Massive Attack performs live on Sept. 20, 2019, at The Met in Philadelphia. Matthew Shaver/WXPN hide caption

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The Culture Corner: 30 Years Since Massive Attack's 'Blue Lines'

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Thirty years ago, U.K. band Massive Attack released its debut album, Blue Lines, and changed music forever. We go back to the early '90s in Bristol in this first installment of The Culture Corner.

World Cafe's Culture Corner: Massive Attack

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Julien Baker On World Cafe

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Jeremiah Fraites on World Cafe

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Aaron Lee Tasjan on World Cafe

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David Gray on World Cafe

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Rick Steves on World Cafe

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Deep Sea Diver on World Cafe

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