News http://wrur.org en World Cafe, April 21-25 http://wrur.org/post/world-cafe-april-21-25 <p>You can hear World Cafe every weekday at 2pm. Here's the line up for this week.</p><p><strong>Monday, April 21, 2014 </strong></p><p>Our Vintage Cafe with Jackson Browne recorded in 2008 was a wide ranging exploration of his songs, old and new.</p><p><strong>Tuesday, April 22, 2014</strong></p><p>Known as a country songwriter, Robert Ellis channels his pop influences on the new record, The Lights from the Chemical Plant.</p><p><strong>Wednesday, April 23, 2014</strong></p><p>Angelique Kidjo has released her autobiography, as well as a new disc called Eve celebrating the women of Africa.</p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:58:09 +0000 Mark Grube 6112 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, April 21-25 World Cafe, April 14-18 http://wrur.org/post/world-cafe-april-14-18 <p>World Cafe Airs weekdays at 2pm. Here's the line-up for the week!</p><p><strong>Monday, April 14, 2014 </strong></p><p>Slowdive and Mojave 3 frontman, Neil Halstead, showcases his solo record, Palindrome Hunches, on this Vintage Cafe from 2012.</p><p><strong>Tuesday, April 15, 2014</strong></p><p>Lost In The Trees have released a new guitar-forward album, Past Life, that contrasts much of their previous orchestral work.</p><p><strong>Wednesday, April 16, 2014</strong></p><p>In My Soul is Robert Cray's new collection of covers and originals featuring his trademark guitar playing.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:02:00 +0000 Mark Grube 5999 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, April 14-18 World Cafe, March 24 - 28 http://wrur.org/post/world-cafe-march-24-28 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">World Cafe airs weekdays at 2pm. Here's the guest list for the week!</span></p><p><strong>Monday, March 24, 2014 </strong></p><p>Her new record, The River &amp; The Thread, is inspired by Rosanne Cash's Southern roots.</p><p><strong>Tuesday, March 25, 2014</strong></p><p>Following the overwhelming success of Icelandic artist Ásgeir's debut in his home country, the translated album, In the Silence, has been released in the States.</p><p><strong>Wednesday, March 26, 2014</strong></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:24:01 +0000 Mark Grube 5783 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, March 24 - 28 World Cafe, March 17 - 21 http://wrur.org/post/world-cafe-march-17-21 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">World Cafe airs weekdays at 2pm. Here's the guest list for the week!</span></p><p><strong>Monday, March 17, 2014 </strong></p><p>World Cafe celebrates St. Patrick's Day with Irish band, The Gloaming, performing songs from their self-titled debut album.</p><p><strong>Tuesday, March 18, 2014</strong></p><p>Held in Splendor is the first release from Boston's psychedelic folk trio, Quilt.</p><p><strong>Wednesday, March 19, 2014</strong></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:29:17 +0000 Mark Grube 5702 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, March 17 - 21 SXSW Coverage from Different Radio http://wrur.org/post/sxsw-coverage-different-radio <p>Different Radio has live coverage of SXSW! Join us at WRUR.ORG for live coverage!</p><p><a href="http://wrur.org/live-event/live-coverage-sxsw-different-radio">http://wrur.org/live-event/live-coverage-sxsw-different-radio</a></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:43:49 +0000 Michael Black 5631 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, February 24-28 http://wrur.org/post/world-cafe-february-24-28 <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">World Cafe airs weekdays at 2pm. Here's the schedule for this week.</p><p><strong>Monday, February 24, 2014 </strong></p><p>Looking forward to the release of his latest record, Morning Phase, tomorrow, it's a Vintage Cafe with Beck.</p><p><strong>Tuesday, February 25, 2014</strong></p><p>Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son is the new sequel to Seattle folk-rocker Damien Jurado's 2012 album, Maraqopa.</p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:37:25 +0000 Mark Grube 5535 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, February 24-28 Romance Without Finance http://wrur.org/post/romance-without-finance-0 <p>That's the title of a <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BnFRd11sMk">tune</a> Charlie Parker recorded 70 years ago, along with the guy who wrote it, guitarist and singer Lloyd "Tiny" Grimes. The rhyming lines are shoehorned in a bit, describing the title situation as "a nuis<em>ance</em>," one that "just don't make sense." Not exactly Hallmark card material with Valentine's Day approaching, but something to consider as we head through a week of fundraising on WRUR. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 21:22:24 +0000 Mark Grube 5407 at http://wrur.org Romance Without Finance Ira Gershwin's MOJO http://wrur.org/post/ira-gershwins-mojo <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"'</span>MOJO<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;is a commonplace part of the rhetoric of the culture of a substantial portion of the American people. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 22:18:41 +0000 Mark Grube 5372 at http://wrur.org Ira Gershwin's MOJO World Cafe, February 3-7 http://wrur.org/post/world-cafe-february-3-7 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">World Cafe airs weekdays at 2pm. Here's the schedule for this week.</span></p><p><strong>Monday, February 3, 2014 </strong></p><p>In this Vintage Cafe from 2012, guitarist Nils Lofgren talks about his prolific career as a member of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band and Neil Young's Crazy Horse.</p><p><strong>Tuesday, February 4, 2014</strong></p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 19:14:52 +0000 Mark Grube 5345 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, February 3-7 Pete Seeger tribute today @1:00 http://wrur.org/post/pete-seeger-tribute-today-100-1 <p>Pete Seeger passed away Monday night at the ripe, old age of 94. &nbsp;Tune in today at 1:00 for a tribute to this larger than life musician and activist. &nbsp;Show starts right after the news at 12:00.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 14:57:21 +0000 Liz Michael 5317 at http://wrur.org