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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:00:28 -0400Watch the late leader of Buckwheat Zydeco reminisce about his early days playing at El Sido's Zydeco & Blues Club in Lafayette, La.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 09:00:23 -0400The Grateful Dead guitarist co-wrote the new song with Josh Ritter. It's a haunting tune, sung in the voice of a father as he buries his daughter.
Sat, 27 Aug 2016 08:00:00 -0400Not every partnership is built to last. From The White Stripes to Sonny & Cher, here are 10 talented, if temporary, musical duos.
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 17:39:00 -0400Conjure up the sounds of the beach with some of the quintessential surf-rock band's best tracks.
Sat, 13 Aug 2016 08:00:17 -0400The competitive spirit may reign at the Olympics, but these songs — featuring musicians from this year's host country — are all about international collaboration.
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 18:16:26 -0400These five collaborators and musical influences, including Floyd Miles and Derek Trucks, have helped shape the pioneering blues-rock musician's career.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 18:06:00 -0400Many great artists take a while to reach their zenith, but how many artists' careers were defined by their first albums?
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:49:26 -0400Indulge in '90s nostalgia with a playlist highlighting The Smashing Pumpkins, Liz Phair and more.
Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:00:00 -0400Autumn tends to be prime new-music season, but the summer's not over yet. Preview five albums due during next month's relative calm.
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 08:00:06 -0400In honor of World Cafe's recent interview with X's John Doe, hear a playlist of influential punk.
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 16:34:00 -0400Today's World Cafe guest, Frightened Rabbit, inspires this weekend's list of fellow Glasgow bands.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 10:00:00 -0400The California band lets the world become its studio for its shiny new album Sunlit Youth. In an anthemic track, it embraces reinvention.
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 08:00:00 -0400Join World Cafe for a countdown of the 10 most-played songs on public radio's rock stations this year.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:29:00 -0400The genre-defining singer joined World Cafe in 2002 for a career-spanning conversation.
Wed, 18 May 2016 15:01:00 -0400"I'm trying to correct mistakes I made before and do it right," Will Sheff says of his forthcoming album, Away. The opening track is a gorgeous seven-minute ride of reflection and metaphor.