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WXPN's live performance and interview program featuring music and conversation from a variety of important musicians

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    • 4.3 • 13 Ratings

WXPN's live performance and interview program featuring music and conversation from a variety of important musicians

    Thad Cockrell's Late-Night Cocktails With Brittany Howard Turned Into An Album

    Thad Cockrell's Late-Night Cocktails With Brittany Howard Turned Into An Album

    The Nashville singer-songwriter and Leagues frontman shares stories of how his latest album came to be.

    • 34 min
    The Triple Life Of Lori McKenna

    The Triple Life Of Lori McKenna

    In this session, Lori McKenna discusses being a mother of five, a celebrated Nashville songwriter, and a performer with 11 solo albums to her name.

    • 30 min
    John Craigie Has A Knack For Spinning Stories

    John Craigie Has A Knack For Spinning Stories

    In this session, Craigie performs songs from his new album, Asterisk the Universe, and we get to hear what makes him such a great storyteller at his shows.

    • 37 min
    Will Toledo Takes Car Seat Headrest In A New Direction

    Will Toledo Takes Car Seat Headrest In A New Direction

    On his band's latest album, Making a Door Less Open, Toledo expanded the scope of Car Seat Headrest's sound, embracing dance music wholeheartedly.

    • 17 min
    Hannah Georgas, The Other Singer-Songwriter Who Enlisted Aaron Dessner

    Hannah Georgas, The Other Singer-Songwriter Who Enlisted Aaron Dessner

    The Canadian singer-songwriter's new album, All That Emotion, was released on Friday.

    • 28 min
    Ray Lamontagne's 'Monovision' Provides A Soothing Escape From Everyday Life

    Ray Lamontagne's 'Monovision' Provides A Soothing Escape From Everyday Life

    The singer-songwriter's latest album gives you a glimpse into the natural world that inspires him — and the first album he's made entirely on his own.

    • 17 min

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13 Ratings

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World Cafe Podcast

World Cafe provides an informative and introspective view on current and past artists. Interviews with Sting, John Mayer and Steve Jones (Sex Pistols) have been insightful and given me a different and broader perspective on these artists.

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