This Week On World Cafe: Oct. 24-28

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


Monday, October 24

Former members of Smith Westerns return as Whitney. Their debut album, Light Upon the Lake, evokes the loneliness and isolation of wintertime in their native Chicago.

Tuesday, October 25

Twenty years after their debut album, K, British psychedelic-rock outfit Kula Shaker is back with K2.0.

Wednesday, October 26

Folk band Hiss Golden Messenger has returned with Heart Like a Levee, a follow-up to their 2014 album Lateness of Dancers.

Thursday, October 27

On this World Cafe, it’s Nashville Sessions with Billy Bragg and Joe Henry, Dawes, The Lumineers, and Shovels & Rope recorded at Union Station.

Friday, October 28

Rising country star Sturgill Simpson’s new album, A Sailor’s Guide to Earth, is a guide for his newborn son.

Listen to World Cafe every Monday through Friday at 10pm on KXT 91.7!