This Week On World Cafe: Aug 15-19

Here’s what’s coming up this week on World Cafe:


Monday, August 15

After leaving her country music career behind, Bonnie Bishop returns with Ain’t Who I Was, her first soul record.

Tuesday, August 16

Folk-rocker Steve Gunn sings about transition and the uncertainty of adventure on his new album Eyes on the Lines. Also in this episode — Ireland’s Brigid Mae Power.

Wednesday, August 17

Fronted by songwriter J Mascis, Dinosaur Jr. delivers Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not, their third album since the band’s reincarnation in 2007.(Psst! We’re presenting Dinosaur Jr. on Saturday, September 17 at Granada Theater in Dallas! Tickets here.)

Thursday, August 18

This Vintage Cafe features the indie-folk artist, Bright Eyes, around the time of 2011’s The People’s Key(Psst! We’re presenting Conor Oberst on Friday, October 7 at Granada Theater in Dallas! Tickets here.) 

Friday, August 19

Yeasayer churns out experimental psych-rock on their most recent record, Amen & Goodbye.

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