This Week On World Cafe: May 23-27

Here’s a look at what’s coming up this week on World Cafe. Listen Mon-Fri at 10pm on KXT. twentyfourbit: Watch: Jack White & Wanda Jackson Cover Bob Dylan As promised, the new video for Wanda Jackson and Jack White’s take on Bob Dylan’s 2006 Modern Times opener, “Thunder on the Mountain,” arrived this morning. In addition to sprucing up the arrangement with horns and scorching guitar solos, they also made one key lyrical […]

Bob Dylan – If Not for You

Bob Dylan – If Not for You Bob Dylan – “If Not For You” This song, from Dylan’s 1970 record New Morning, was part of the record rushed out after the brutally criticized Self Portrait. Finding Dylan in a more personal, introspective mode, the song’s whimsical reflections on love and partnership found a wide audience […]

Tallest Man on Earth – “King of Spain” Swedish folk singer Kristian Mattson has had to endure neverending comparisons to a certain other influential folk singer ever since he released his debut Shallow Grave in 2008. His latest, The Wild Hunt, takes his sound and builds on it with more intricate arrangements that compliment his […]