Our World Cafe: Next for our Sense of Place week in Detroit is American Mars.
October 21, 2013 - They are Detroit lifers with a sound that goes again the city’s hard rock image. That is not to say that the band’s roots rock doesn’t sometime crank because it does. American Mars has been together since the late 90s. Thomas Trimble is the lead singer. They released their 4th album Chasing Vapor last August. You can download a couple of songs from our World Cafe: Next podcast.
World Cafe: Next – Irish Singer-Songwriter Declan O’Rourke Poised for US Release
October 14, 2013 - Declan O’Rourke’s third album Mag Pai Zai is coming out in the States. The Dublin based writer has already garnered praise abroad for his third album
September 30, 2013 - Our World Cafe: Next for this week, San Fermin, is not actually a band. Instead it is the realization of the writing and arranging of Brooklyn based composer, songwriter and arranger Ellis Ludwig-Leone.
World Cafe Next: Los Angeles Three-Piece Wildcat! Wildcat!
We have another World Cafe: Next artist to introduce today. It’s the three piece from Los Angeles of Jesse Taylor, Michael Wilson and Jesse Carmichael who have actually been friends since middle school.
Caroline Rose: Singer Songwriter from Vermont With Southern Tendencies
September 2, 2013 - Singer-songwriter Caroline Rose grew up in Vermont with her performing parents. So it is not too far a stretch to imagine she would become a performer herself.