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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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The Hold Steady on World Cafe

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Langhorne Slim on World Cafe

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Lake Street Dive On World Cafe

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Typhoon on World Cafe

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Tame Impala on World Cafe

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Genesis Owusu On World Cafe

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Kevin Morby On World Cafe

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The War On Drugs' Adam Granduciel takes over the board in this episode. Shawn Brackbill/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The War On Drugs Guest DJ on World Cafe

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Fleet Foxes on World Cafe

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Daniel Lanois on World Cafe

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Kanaval: Haitian Rhythms & the Music of New Orleans: Episode 1

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Kanaval: Haitian Rhythms & the Music of New Orleans: Episode 2

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