World Cafe

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The premier guide for new and significant artists in rock, blues, and folk - including NPR-syndicated World Cafe

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24/7 Musical discovery. A unique mix of emerging and heritage blues, rock, world, folk, and alt-country artists.

World Cafe Archives

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


TJ and John Osborne's music encompasses lots of interesting flavors, including blues, rock and bluegrass.
The National's lead singer set out to create something warm and welcoming on his new album, Serpentine Prison.
In this episode, Vile shares the story of how he got to work with his musical hero, John Prine.
Bill Callahan knows how to inhabit characters that make it easier to see yourself, or someone you know, in them. His latest album, Gold Record, is no exception.
From Talking Heads' first gig opening for The Ramones at CBGB to their last at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Frantz's' book is filled with incredible stories.
The singer-songwriter released his album, Die Midwestern, on John Prine's label last year.
Led by Ivan Neville, son of Aaron Neville, Dumpstaphunk's songs combine good times and a sweaty sensuality with social and political commentary.
Gibb has released a new album that presents the songs of his Bee Gee brothers in a whole new way.
The Avalanches' Robbie Chater and Tony Diblasi talk about their new approach, their love of sampling and why their new album arrived so quickly.
Kendall Morgan performs songs from her forthcoming EP, due out early this year, in this World Cafe mini concert.
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