Robert Plant, Josh Ritter, Becca Mancari — here’s a look at what you’ll hear this week on ‘World Cafe.’ Listen Monday-Friday at 11pm on KXT.
Don’t belabor over what to play for your Labor Day holiday. Let KXT’s New Music Picks step in to help.
Enjoy a performance by the legendary Led Zeppelin frontman this Wed, Oct. 19 at 10pm on KERA TV.
Enter to win a pair of tickets to the show on Tues, March 15 at The Bomb Factory.
Robert Plant and the Band of Joy – “Angel Dance” When the former Led Zeppelin frontman decided to create a new incarnation of his pre-Zep band (which included drummer John Bonham), he looked to guitarist Buddy Miller, who played on his Grammy-winning Raising Sand record with Alison Krauss. Miller brought in folk-rocker Patty Griffin and… Read more »
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss – Nothin’ Robert Plant & Alison Krauss – “Nothin’” This song, from the heralded Raising Sand record, has more than one Texas connection. Produced by Fort Worth native T-Bone Burnett, it is also a cover of a song by Townes Van Zandt, with the wonderful blend of Krauss and Plant’s… Read more »
Buddy Miller – Worry Too Much Buddy Miller – “Worry Too Much” Americana elder statesman Buddy Miller has kept quite busy in recent years, with his guitar playing, background vocals, and production work showing up on records by Patty Griffin and John Fogerty, and on Robert Plant and Alison Krauss’ Raising Sand tour. This track,… Read more »