This Week On World Cafe: March 13-17

Here’s what’s coming up this week on World Cafe:

 

Monday, March 13

It’s ‘70s week on World Cafe, and we’re revisiting sessions with two major voices of the era, Bonnie Raitt and Peter Frampton.

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Tuesday, March 14

World Cafe continues its celebration of songwriters of the ‘70s with a vintage session with the iconic Paul Simon. Then, on Singer-Songwriter Hour, we’ll examine the musical craft of greats like Jackson Browne, Carole King, James Taylor and Joni Mitchell.

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Wednesday, March 15

In honor of ‘70s week, David Dye and Talia Schlanger sit down with the creators of Yacht Rock, a hit video series premised on fictional accounts of the lives of American soft rockers. Plus, we’ll revisit a session with JD Souther, co-author of some of the Eagle’s greatest hits.

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Thursday, March 16

‘70s week continues on the Cafe with Al Green. We’ll hear David Dye’s 2005 interview with the soul legend, plus a vintage session with Cat Stevens.

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Friday, March 17

Graham Nash, of Crosby Stills & Nash fame, is featured on this last day of ’70s week. Plus, we’ll dive into the legacy of Philly soul bands.

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Listen to World Cafe every Monday through Friday at 10pm on KXT 91.7!