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Vic Galloway On World Cafe

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Elephant Sessions On World Cafe

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One of the highlights of World Cafe's recent Sense of Place: Edinburgh trip was being welcomed into the tiny basement studio of Young Fathers where the trio made the incredibly inspired record Cocoa Sugar. Kim Junod/WXPN hide caption

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Young Fathers On World Cafe

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KT Tunstall On World Cafe

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Sense Of Place, South Africa: Freshlyground

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Sense Of Place, South Africa: Johnny Clegg

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Sense Of Place South Africa: Native Young

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Sense Of Place South Africa: McCoy Mrubata

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Sense Of Place South Africa: Sannie Fox

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Courtney Barnett performs live at in Melbourne in this Sense Of Place session. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sense Of Place Melbourne: Courtney Barnett

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Sense Of Place Melbourne: Loose Tooth

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King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard's new album, Flying Microtonal Banana, comes out Feb. 24. Lee Vincent Grubb/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sense Of Place Melbourne: King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard

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Sense Of Place Melbourne: Missy Higgins

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Gabriella Cohen is one of the artists highlighted by Melbourne's Triple R Radio in this segment. Kain Balzary/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sense Of Place Melbourne: 5 Can't-Miss Local Bands

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Sense Of Place Melbourne: Fraser A. Gordon

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Jagwar Ma perform live at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. Tiana Timmerberg/WXPN hide caption

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Sense Of Place Sydney: Jagwar Ma

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Sense Of Place Sydney: Gang Of Youths

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