NPR’s World Cafe presents interviews and performances with today’s essential and emerging artists. This week’s artists include Candi Staton, Old Crow Medicine Show, Alejandro Escovedo and Neko Case.
This week on World Cafe: German pop-duo Haerts, Jad Abumrad, and Dessa perform songs and share stories about their lives and music. Tune in at 11pm, Monday through Friday.
Coming up this week on World Cafe: Gypsy-punk group DeVotchKa, throwback tracks from 1988, and an interview with pop-artist Chris of Christine and the Queens.
David and Stephen visit with Leon Bridges, talk with Steven Perry about his days with Journey, and Robert Hilburn shares stories from Paul Simon’s legendary career this week on World Cafe.
Dawes lead singer Taylor Goldsmith shares his songwriting style, Lake Street Dives takes a trip back to the band’s early days and more on World Cafe this week.
Watch a live stream of The National playing their new album in full, days before it comes out on Tue, Sept. 5.