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World Cafe, July 14-18

Jul 14, 2014

Kinda muggy this week. Come along with us to Iceland on World Cafe, starting at 2pm. 

Monday, July 14, 2014

Take a musical journey through Iceland on this week's Sense of Place series, which begins today with a Vintage Cafe with Ásgeir. Plus, we find out about the best new Icelandic bands with Oli P. from Reykjavik’s Ras 2 Radio.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Icelandic indie-folk band Árstíðir, who are currently recording an album to be released this Fall, play live on this Sense of Place edition of the World Cafe. Plus, former Sugarcubes drummer, Sigtryggur Baldursson, gives us an Icelandic music overview.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Performing songs from his latest disc, For Now I Am Winter, Ólafur Arnalds helps the World Cafe explore the musical culture of Iceland as part of this week's Sense of Place series. Plus, Bjork from the World Cafe archives.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

On this Sense of Place edition of the World Cafe, enjoy an ethereal live set with Sin Fang, the solo project of Icelandic artist Sindri Már Sigfússon. Plus, Sigur Rós from the archives.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Of Monsters and Men's 2012 record, My Head Is an Animal, was an international success, and today we hear an exclusive live acoustic recording. And we hear the band Mammut in concert, as the World Cafe's Sense of Place series comes to a close.

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