M. Ward

M. Ward’s new release More Rain is like a party of distinctive textures and cameos where everyone’s invited – and a guest of honor, to boot. Enjoy his performances of three of the album’s many stellar tracks.

This Week On World Cafe

Here’s what’s on tap this week on World Cafe. Listen at 10pm, Monday-Friday, on KXT.

Dispatch from SXSW : M Ward + The Shins

Thank you to Dane Walters for the great shots of The Shins and M Ward (panoramic above) on the Auditorium Shores Stage on the banks of Lady Bird Lake.

Zooey and Matt get down to some Texas rock and roll. 

She & Him – “Oh Boy” (Buddy Holly Cover) – Stereogum

She & Him – Ridin’ In My Car

She & Him – “Ridin’ In My Car” The ongoing collaboration between Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward continues to produce results that sound straight out of 1960-70 AM radio. Here, in a track from their latest Volume 2, they cover a song that actually was an AM radio staple, with NRBQ’s “Ridin’ In My Car”. […]