World Cafe: Next
Feb 24, 2014 — The Austin folk artist's latest album is sparse and personal. Hear two songs on this installment of World Cafe: Next.
Jan 27, 2014 — The Districts started out as a high-school band in Lititz, Penn. After some wise touring that included a SXSW visit last year — as well as a video with more than 300,000 views — the group now has a self-titled EP due out Tuesday on a national label.
Sep 23, 2013 — Hear two songs from the 21-year-old singer's debut album, In the Silence. It's the best-selling record in Icelandic music history, which is saying something.
Sep 16, 2013 — Hear two new songs from the punchy and promising L.A. indie-rock band's debut EP.
Sep 9, 2013 — The Black Keys' Patrick Carney produced this Knoxville band's upcoming album. Listen to two cuts on this World Cafe Next podcast.
Sep 2, 2013 — The young singer-songwriter grew up in Vermont, but wrote her tough-sounding debut, America Religious, on the road.
Aug 19, 2013 — The blues-soaked Kansas roots-rock band has come a long way in its 13-year history. Hear two songs.
Aug 12, 2013 — The Toronto alt-country band recently released its second album, Ghost Of Your Charms, to rave reviews. Hear two songs from the record on this edition of World Cafe Next.
Aug 5, 2013 — Hear two new songs from the septet's debut album, which mixes psychedelic folk and classic rock.
Jul 29, 2013 — Hear two songs from the indie-psych band's new album Back To Soft.