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.


On Baker's new album, there's no shying away from the tough stuff.
The co-founder of one of the biggest bands on the planet steps out to make an ... instrumental piano record.
Though these songs may sound like they were inspired by the pandemic, Aaron Lee Tasjan's had an anxious mind since before the lockdown.
Enjoy an intimate live performance of songs from Gray's latest album, Skellig.
Rick Steves is a travel guide, TV and radio host, and the author of several books. And lots of those stories have to do with music.
What are the best songs about literally playing the guitar?
Not only does Dobson play a wicked guitar on Deep Sea Diver's new album, it's also the first time she's ever co-produced.
The band shares live performances of songs from its latest album, from the stage of Brooklyn Bowl.
Langhorne Slim's Strawberry Mansion is a stripped-back set of songs he wrote during the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In this session, hear a live performance from Lake Steet Dive - marking the first time the group has performed songs from their new album, Obviously, in the same room.
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