Studio Sessions : World Cafe Artists in conversation and performance from the World Cafe studios in Philadelphia.

World Cafe

Essential and Emerging Artists

Studio Sessions

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Grandaddy on World Cafe

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Waylon Payne on World Cafe

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Joy Oladokun on World Cafe

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The Back Roots of Rock and Roll: Part 4

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Bartees Strange on World Cafe

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Bootsy Collins Nick Presniakov/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Bootsy Collins On World Cafe

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The Black Roots of Rock and Roll Part 2 on World Cafe

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Sofía Valdés on World Cafe

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Nana Adjoa on World Cafe

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The Black Roots of Rock and Roll: Part 1

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Laura Jane Grace on World Cafe

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Steve Arrington on World Cafe

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Fontaines D.C. on World Cafe

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Arlo Parks On World Cafe

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Benee On World Cafe

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Matt Berninger On World Cafe

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Kurt Vile On World Cafe

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Bill Callahan On World Cafe

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Chris Frantz On World Cafe

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Barry Gibb and Dave Cobb On World Cafe

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The Avalanches On World Cafe

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