This Week On World Cafe: June 26-30

Kevin Morby, Phoenix, Ani DeFranco and more coming up this week on ‘World Cafe.’

Video Premier : Phoenix : “Trying To Be Cool”

Check out the new video for “Trying To Be Cool” by Phoenix

Vincent Moon has captured great performances at his site, La Blogotheque, for somet ime now. Here is a great one, showing Phoenix in their hometown with an off-the-cuff performance of “1901”.  (Source:

Phoenix – Lasso

Phoenix – Lasso Phoenix – “Lasso” This track from Thomas Mars and company’s latest record Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix shows their minimalist pop-rock leanings, concise and immediately catchy. Though they have always had an element of pop in their songs, this record trimmed the music down to the very basics: sharp drums, taut guitars, and Mars’ […]