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World Cafe Archives

Join the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.
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Bruce Warren

Program Director

  • Songs
    1. The War On Drugs - Holding On
    2. Lcd Soundsystem - Tonite
    3. Lo Moon - This Is It
    4. Portugal The Man - Feel It Still
    5. Sampha - Blood On Me
    6. The War On Drugs - Pain
    7. Kendrick Lamar - Humble
    8. Phoebe Bridgers - Smoke Signals
    9. Drake - Passionfruit
    10. Ryan Adams - Do You Still Love Me

Dan Reed

Music Director / Afternoon Host

  • Songs
    1. Waxahatchee - Silver
    2. Superorganism - Something For Your M.i.n.d
    3. Destroyer - Tinseltown Swimming In Blood
    4. The Afghan Whigs - Demon In Profile
    5. Beck - Dreams
    6. Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Over Everything
    7. Mac Demarco - On The Level
    8. Nick Hakim - Roller Skates
    9. Bash & Pop - Anything Could Happen
    10. Michael Mc Donald - Half-truth

David Dye

Funkmeister and host of Dave's World

  • Songs
    1. Jason Isbell - If We Were Vampires
    2. The War On Drugs - Pain
    3. Sylvan Esso - Die Young
    4. St. Vincent - New York
    5. Waxahatchie - Silver
    6. Dirty Projectors - Up In Hudson
    7. Laura Marling - wild Fire
    8. Flo Morrissey & Matthew E White - Look At What The Light Did Now
    9. Spoon - Do I Have To Talk You Into It
    10. Hiss Golden Messenger - When The Walls Come Down

Eric Schuman

Host, Indie Rock Hit Parade / All Request Saturday

  • Songs
    1. Alvvays - In Undertow
    2. Sweet Spirit - The Power
    3. The Courtneys - Lost Boys
    4. Father John Misty - Leaving La
    5. Jay Som - Baybee
    6. The Black Angels - Estimate
    7. Sheer Mag - Expect The Bayonet
    8. Low Cut Connie - Revolution Rock N Roll
    9. Shilpa Ray - Morning Terrors Nights Of Dread
    10. Jd Mcpherson - Crying's Just A Thing That You Do

Fred Knittel

Folkadelphia

  • Songs
    1. Emperor X - €30,000
    2. Alvvays - Lillipop (ode To Jim)
    3. Allison Crutchfield - I Don't Want To Leave California
    4. Run The Jewels - Legend Has It
    5. Kenrick Lamar - D.n.a.
    6. Waxahatchee - Silver
    7. Charli Xcx - Boys
    8. Jamila Woods - Holy
    9. Makthaverskan - In My Dreams
    10. The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart - My Only

Helen Leicht

Midday Host

  • Songs
    1. Mondo Cozmo - Shine
    2. Rag N Bone Man - Human
    3. The War On Drugs - Pain
    4. Portugal. The Man - Feel It Still
    5. The National - Day I Die
    6. St Vincent - New York
    7. Francis & The Lights - May I Have This Dance
    8. Dhani Harrison - All About Waiting
    9. Beck Up - All Night
    10. Lo Moon - This Is It

Ian Zolitor

Folk Show Host

  • Songs
    1. David Rawlings - Put 'em Up Solid
    2. Charlie Parr - Dog
    3. Bombadil - Binoculars
    4. Billy Strings - Meet Me At The Creek
    5. Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit - If We Were Vampires
    6. Chris Kasper - Starting All Over
    7. Rhiannon Giddens - We Could Fly
    8. Man About A Horse - Lay My Head Down And Cry
    9. Mipso - My Burden With Me
    10. Harpeth Rising - 535 (are You Even Alive?)

John Vettese

editor of The Key / co-host of XPN Local / host of #WTFXPN

  • Songs
    1. Hurray For The Riff Raff - Pa'lante
    2. St. Vincent - Los Ageless
    3. Sampha - Blood On Me
    4. The Big Moon - Pull The Other One
    5. Japanese Breakfast - Machinist
    6. The Weather Station - Thirty
    7. The Districts - Violet
    8. Harmony Woods - Jenkintown-wyncote
    9. Ivy Sole - Life
    10. Big Thief - Mythological Beauty

Jonny Meister

Host/Producer The Blues Show and Blue Dimensions

  • Songs
    1. Vanessa Collier - Cry Out
    2. Linsey Alexander - Starting Monday
    3. David Brinston - I Drinks My Whiskey
    4. Eric Bibb - We Had To Move
    5. Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo' - Ain't Nobody Talkin'
    6. Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers - Pretty Good For A Girl
    7. Eight O'five - Jive Never
    8. Karen Lovely - Next Time
    9. Chuck Berry - Eyes Of Man
    10. Cécile Mclorin Salvant - Wild Women Don't Have The Blues

Julian Booker

Host of Sleepy Hollow & Sunday Afternoons

  • Songs
    1. Mac Demarco - On The Level
    2. Kevin Morby - City Music
    3. St. Vincent - Los Ageless
    4. Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit - If We Were Vampires
    5. Alvvays - In Undertow
    6. Jake Xerxes Fussell - Have You Ever Seen Peaches Growing On A Sweet Potato Vine?
    7. Faye Webster - Is It Too Much To Ask
    8. Jessica Lea Mayfield - Sorry Is Gone
    9. Waxahatchee - Silver
    10. Phoebe Bridgers - Motion Sickness

Keith Kelleher

Sleepy Hollow

  • Songs
    1. Ryan Adams - Do You Still Love Me?
    2. Chuck Prophet - Bad Year For Rock And Roll
    3. John Moreland - No Glory In Regret
    4. Kevin Morby - City Music
    5. Julie Byrne - Natural Blue
    6. Rose Cousins - White Flag
    7. Colter Wall - Snake Mountain Blues
    8. Sarah Shook & The Disarmers - Dwight Yoakam
    9. Ron Gallo - Put The Kids To Bed
    10. Jake Xerxes Fussell - Have You Ever Seen Peaches on a Sweet Potato Vine

Kristen Kurtis

Morning Show Host / Assistant Music Director

  • Songs
    1. Phoebe Bridgers - Smoke Signals
    2. Kamasi Washington - Truth
    3. The National - The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
    4. St. Vincent - Los Ageless
    5. Mr Jukes Ft. Charles Bradley - Grant Green
    6. Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit Ft. Amanda Shires - If We Were Vampires
    7. Jidenna - Trampoline
    8. Ibeyi Ft. Kamasi Washington - Deathless
    9. Tori Amos - Broken Arrow
    10. Elbow - Magnificent (she Says)

Mike Vasilikos

host

  • Songs
    1. Ron Gallo - Young Lady, You're Scaring Me
    2. Kendrick Lamar - Love. (feat. Zacari)
    3. Ryan Adams - Do You Still Love Me?
    4. Waxahatchee - Never Been Wrong
    5. Kevin Morby - 1234
    6. Tash Sultana - Jungle
    7. Jidenna - Bambi
    8. Sylvan Esso - Die Young
    9. Matthew Logan Vasquez - Red Fish
    10. Lana Del Rey - Love