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12:43 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters Live this Sunday!

Robert Plant
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Join NPR Music at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, Sept. 28, for a live video webcast featuring rock 'n' roll 

  legend Robert Plant and his band. We'll webcast the show from the Nonesuch At BAM music festival in Brooklyn. The former Led Zeppelin singer released a new solo album, titled lullaby and... The Ceaseless Roar, earlier this month.

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Music
3:59 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

Listen to the All Weather Lunch on WITH-FM

The All Weather Lunch can still be heard on WITH-FM, Ithaca, our sister station. You can listen to it on 90.1FM in the southern Finger Lakes area, or online here.

Programming Change
12:14 pm
Wed September 10, 2014

Connections with Evan Dawson comes to WRUR starting Monday 9/8 at Noon

Connections with Evan Dawson

WRUR-FM 88.5 will begin airing the daily talk show, Connections with Evan Dawson, beginning Monday, September 8th from 12-2 p.m. Connections is produced by WXXI and is also available on AM 1370(Rochester),WEOS-FM (Geneva), as well as online at WXXI.org, WRUR.org and WEOS.org.

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First Listen Special Event
1:22 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

alt-j First Listen Tuesday 9/2 @ 9PM

alt-j
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This Is All Yours, in the U.S. on September 23rd, and they're coming to New York City to premiere the new material in an exclusive First Listen Live on Different Radio and NPR Music on September 2nd at 9pm.

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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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Station News
10:03 am
Mon August 18, 2014

World Cafe, August 18-22

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Here's this week's lineup for World Cafe. You can hear the live performance and conversation every day at 2.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Vintage Cafe revisits a 2013 interview with Jim James of My Morning Jacket just after the release of his debut solo album, Regions of Light and Sound of God.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Counting on You is the debut record of London-based soul singer, Christian Gregory.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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Station News
11:04 am
Sat August 9, 2014

World Cafe, August 11-15

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Nice variety of guests on the Cafe this week!

Monday, August 11, 2014

Travel back in time to the 2011 release of James Blake’s self-titled debut album on this edition of Vintage Cafe.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Somewhere Else is the third studio album from alt-country musician, Lydia Loveless.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Singer-songwriter and producer, Jonathan Wilson, has released his second solo album, Fanfare.

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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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Live from World Cafe Live
9:29 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Trigger Happy Live from World Cafe Live August 1st @Noon

Trigger Happy (featuring Joan Osborne, Jackie Green & Steve Gorman)

Trigger Hippy is a roots rock powerhouse formed in 2009, whose prominent members include guitarist 

  Jackie Greene and drummer Steve Gorman of The Black Crowes, along with longtime singer/songwriter Joan Osbourne. The band joins us for a live midday concert on Friday, August 1st. So far, Trigger Hippy has only released one self-titled EP - four songs of blistering, blues-infused rock and roll – along with a live album recorded at the 2012 Wanee Festival in Live Oak, Florida. But they have plans to release a new album soon later this year.

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