M. Ward’s new release More Rain is like a party of distinctive textures and cameos where everyone’s invited – and a guest of honor, to boot. Enjoy his performances of three of the album’s many stellar tracks.
Here’s what’s on tap this week on World Cafe. Listen at 10pm, Monday-Friday, on KXT.
Thank you to Dane Walters for the great shots of The Shins and M Ward (panoramic above) on the Auditorium Shores Stage on the banks of Lady Bird Lake.
She & Him – “Oh Boy” (Buddy Holly Cover) – Stereogum
She & Him – “Ridin’ In My Car” The ongoing collaboration between Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward continues to produce results that sound straight out of 1960-70 AM radio. Here, in a track from their latest Volume 2, they cover a song that actually was an AM radio staple, with NRBQ’s “Ridin’ In My Car”.… Read more »