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The Jazz Corner
1:38 pm
Thu June 25, 2015

The Jazz Corner for June 25, 2016

Today's Jazz Corner from Jeff Spevak and Scott Regan.

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The Jazz Corner
2:41 pm
Wed June 24, 2015

The Jazz Corner for June 24, 2016

Today's Jazz Corner from Jeff Spevak and Scott Regan.

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The Jazz Corner
2:14 pm
Tue June 23, 2015

The Jazz Corner for June 23, 2016

Today's Jazz Corner from Jeff Spevak and Scott Regan.

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The Jazz Corner
1:26 pm
Mon June 22, 2015

The Jazz Corner for June 22, 2016

Today's Jazz Corner from Jeff Spevak and Scott Regan.

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Music News
10:19 am
Mon April 20, 2015

Review: Bill Fay, 'Who Is The Sender?'

Bill Fay's new album, Who Is The Sender?, comes out April 28.
Steve Gulilck Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue April 28, 2015 10:38 am

Cult songwriter Bill Fay was never in a hurry to follow up his 1971 classic Time Of The Last Persecution, but he's been on a comparative tear since coming back with a decades-in-the-making album just two years ago. The title of that 2012 return, Life Is People, conveyed part of Fay's plain, uncomplicated humanist charm, and the new Who Is The Sender? signals his more questing cosmic aim.

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Music News
7:19 am
Fri December 5, 2014

Enter the NPR Tiny Desk Contest!

Tiny Desk Contest

Want to play a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR Music? 

  Enter the Tiny Desk Contest by submitting your YouTube video of an original song by January 19 and you could perform at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C. The winner also plays the Lagunitas "CouchTrippin' to Austin" showcase in March. For more details, visit the submission page: http://npr.org/tinydeskcontest.

Official rules here: http://tinydeskcontest.npr.org/rules

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Music News
9:39 am
Mon August 25, 2014

World Cafe, August 25 - 29

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It's another interesting and eclectic line-up on World Cafe this week. Tune in daily at 2pm!

Monday, August 25, 2014

Irish musician Hozier's debut single, "Take Me to Church," was an overnight success, and now comes his blues-inspired EP, From Eden.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Sharon Van Etten performs live with songs from her lush and deeply personal new record, Are We There.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

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Music News
9:23 am
Tue August 5, 2014

World Cafe, August 4-8

The lovely and talented Merrill Garbus
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It's another week of music and conversation with David Dye. Join us afternoons at 2!

Monday, August 4, 2014

On this Vintage Cafe, World Cafe looks back to 2010 for an interview with cross-over artist, Janelle Monae.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

No Fools, No Fun is the debut album from Norah Jones’ Brooklyn country band, Puss N Boots.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

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Music News
1:39 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

World Cafe, July 28 - August 1

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World Cafe airs weekdays at 2pm. Here's the lineup for this week.

Monday, July 28, 2014

David Dye revisits his 2011 conversation with Fitz and the Tantrums on this edition of the Vintage Cafe.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Jenny Lewis of the indie-rock band Rilo Kiley has a new solo album called The Voyager.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Refuse to Lose is the second record from Mississippi native and Blues guitarist, Jarekus Singleton.

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