Here’s what’s coming up this week on World Cafe:
Monday, November 21
With her latest album, Midnight. Hallelujah, Jonatha Brooke mixes a wide range of rock, pop and jazz — and addresses themes of faith, love, and addiction.
Tuesday, November 22
Known as the King of the Chitlin’ Circuit, who has never stopped recording since the 1950s, Bobby Rush continues his legacy of mixing funk and hip hop on his latest album, Porcupine Meat.
Wednesday, November 23
Brooklyn-based indie rock band Big Thief have released their debut album, Masterpiece, with captivating lyrics that take the listener on a roller coaster of emotions.
Thursday, November 24
Singer-songwriter and violinist Andrew Bird showcases his tenth studio album, Are You Serious, his most personal piece of work to date.
Friday, November 25
Regina Spektor’s new record, Remember Us to Life, is more lush and orchestral than any of her previous albums.