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No Sophomore Slump: A Playlist Of Songs From Great Second Albums
The dreaded "sophomore slump" is no more - featuring Nirvana, Prince and Björk, World Cafe shares a playlist of those who have not only avoided the dreaded label, but transcended it.
Lord Huron Gets 'Long Lost' In Its Own Fictional World
In this session, frontman Ben Schneider joins World Cafe to take us into the fictional world his band created for a new record, talk about what inspired it and share a few songs.
Message Music: 3 Artists Who Performed With 'Pride'
In honor of Pride month, Michael Mwenso highlights three artists who expressed their individuality, gender and sexual identities with freedom.
Crowded House Reunites On 'Dreamers Are Waiting'
In this episode of
, we talk to Neil Finn of Crowded House about its new album and playing music with his sons.
Jensen McRae Reintroduces Herself On 'Who Hurt You?'
More than her viral hit and Phoebe Bridgers parody "Immune," McRae has a unique, perceptive ear and a way with words.
Black Joe Lewis On Chasing, Living And Playing The Blues
Amidst a slew of cancellation calls for his 2020 tour, Black Joe Lewis traded in his cowboy hat for a hard hat.
Zach Bryan On How Music Helped Him Stay Sane While Deployed
Being a musician kept Zach Bryan sane while he was deployed under the U.S. Navy; it was also the reason why he went viral.
On 'Glowing In The Dark,' Django Django Explore Evolution And Escapism
Today on World Cafe, David Maclean and Vincent Neff of Django Django talk about what inspires their ever-evolving sound.
The Culture Corner: The Beastie Boys' Pledge To Tibetan Independence, 25 Years Later
Not only did the Tibetan Freedom Concert kick off a series of benefit shows, raising money and awareness for the cause, but it also marked a shift for the Beastie Boys as a group.
Celeste On 'Hear My Voice' And The Pressures Of Success
, British R&B star Celeste performs and talks about writing her Oscar-nominated song "Hear My Voice."
On 'Who By Fire,' First Aid Kit Stage A Love Letter To Leonard Cohen
Through Music And Poetry, Valerie June Writes For Dreamers
Goat Girl's Punk Rock Self-Care
Samantha Crain Thought She'd Never Make Music Again
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