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8:16 am
Wed December 3, 2014

WCBE Presents Kate Campbell Live From Studio A Fri. Dec. 5, 2014@11AM!

This Nashville based singer-songwriter will be in town to play at the Columbus Performing Arts Center (Shedd Theater).

That show will be the evening of the 5th.

After that, she will be heading south for shows in North Carolina, Alabama and Georgia.

Listen to Kate Campbell perform live, on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now streaming online through iTunes radio.

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7:11 pm
Tue December 2, 2014

Alice Gerrard on World Cafe, Tuesday 8pm on WCBE

Alice discusses her most recent release, "Follow the Music."
Old Timey Singer Alice Gerrard With Hiss Golden Messenger Our guest today is Alice Gerrard, an 80 year old bluegrass and old-timey musician, who just released a new album Follow the Music produced by Hiss Golden Messenger's MC Taylor. He is here with some fellow musicians to accompany her today.
WCBE Exclusive
9:07 am
Tue December 2, 2014

WCBE Presents Lily & Madeleine Live From Studio A Fri. Dec. 12, 2014@11AM!

Just back from a tour of Europe, they will be doing a few shows with Over The Rhine, including an evening at the Lincoln Theatre.

Their latest release, "Fumes", just came out a few weeks ago.

Listen to a live performance from Lily & Madeleine, coming up on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now streaming online through iTunes radio.

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2:25 pm
Mon December 1, 2014

Vintage Cafe: Neko Case on World Cafe, Monday @ 8pm on WCBE

Revist this studio session from 2013.
Our Favorite Interview With Neko Case Ever This interview from September 18, 2013 is one of our favorites ever with Neko Case. The singer, who is currently touring with the New Pornographers, has been releasing solo albums and developing a strong following since her initial breakthrough 2006's Fox Confessor Brings The Flood.
11:30 am
Wed November 26, 2014

Shakey Graves on World Cafe, Wednesday @ 8pm on WCBE

Shakey Graves visits with David Dye to discuss his new release, "And The War Came."
One Man Band Shakey Graves Now Collaborates With Esme Patterson Shakey Graves is having a pretty good year. His new album called And The War Came is getting his music around beyond his native Austin where he is well known for his one man band shows.
7:32 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Sylvan Esso on World Cafe, Tuesday @ 8m on WCBE

Tonight, it's conversation and a live session on the World Cafe stage with Sylvan Esso.
Electronica Duo Sylvan Esso Are Still feeling The Magic of Their Unusual Collaboration" Electronica Duo Sylvan Esso Are Still feeling The Magic of Their Unusual Collaboration Meet Nick Sanbourn and Amelia Meath. He is an electronic music producer and she has been a part of the Appalachian music inspired band Mountain Man.
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7:12 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

WCBE Presents Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Live From Studio A Mon. Dec. 1, 2014 @ 2PM!

Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas will perform Live From Studio A

Having just performed on David Letterman... Detroit's Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas are making quite the name for themselves with their debut full length CD Secret Evil!  We're looking forward to their live session here at WCBE in advance of the show that night at The Basement with Van Dale and Dean Tartaglia. 

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WCBE Exclusive
12:01 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

WCBE Presents Sierra Hull Live From Studio A Fri. Nov. 21, 2014 @ 2PM!

Sierra Hull will perform Live From Studio A
Credit RA Beattie

Sierra Dawn Hull, the American bluegrass singer, mandolinist and guitarist, will play a few songs for us during the Global Village!

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5:22 pm
Thu November 20, 2014

Sense of Place: Lafayette featuring CJ Chenier on World Cafe, Thursday @ 8pm on WCBE

The spotlight on Lafayette, Louisiana's music and culture continues on tonight's edition of World Cafe.
CJ Chenier and The Red Hot Louisiana Band! When the king of zydeco Clifton Chenier died in 1989, his son CJ Chenier, already a part of the Red Hot Louisiana Band, shouldered the accordion and took over the band. He has led ever since.
WCBE Exclusive
8:19 am
Thu November 20, 2014

WCBE Presents Forest & The Evergreens Live From Studio A Fri. Nov. 21, 2014@11AM!

These guys released their "Young Funk" EP in June.

They also have a gig coming up at Skully's Music-Diner the evening of the 21st with Nick D & The Believers and Hadden Sayers.

Listen to a few songs performed live, and hear what they've been up to since their last visit to WCBE.

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6:34 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

Sense of Place: Lafayette featuring Michael Doucet on World Cafe, Wednesday @ 8pm on WCBE

World Cafe's spotlight on the Lafayette, Louisiana music scene continues tonight.
Everything You Need To Know About Cajun Culture with Michael Doucet Cajun music and culture is the subject of today's part of our Sense of Place visit to Lafayette, Louisiana. To talk about the distinctions between Creole and Cajun culture we went to talk with the most visible proponent of Cajun music out of Lafayette, Michael Doucet, the fiddler and founding member of the great band Beausoleil.
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2:02 pm
Mon November 17, 2014

WCBE Presents Mike Doughty Live From Studio A Tues. Nov. 18, 2014 @ 2PM!

Mike Doughty will perform Live From Studio A

WCBE is looking forward to the return of Mike Doughty Live From Studio A

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1:07 pm
Mon November 17, 2014

WCBE Presents Jess Klein Live From Studio A Mon. Dec. 1, 2014

Her new release is "Learning Faith".

Currently on tour, her central Ohio show will be at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza In Worthington.

Local act RJ Cowdery will also be performing at that one.

Hear a live performance and interview with Jess Klein, on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now streaming online through iTunes radio.

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10:47 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Sense of Place: Lafayette featuring Royal Teeth on World Cafe, Monday @ 8pm on WCBE

David Dye spotlights the music scene in Lafayette, Louisiana on tonight's World Cafe.
Photo provided by the artist Sense of Place: Lafayette - World Cafe: Next - Royal Teeth We explore the rock and pop side of the Lafayette, Louisiana music scene today. Although locally the music world is dominated by Cajun and Zydeco music there have been some pop breakthroughs.
WCBE Exclusive
8:25 am
Fri November 14, 2014

WCBE Presents Minas Live From Studio A Mon. Nov. 17, 2014@11AM!

Featuring Brazilian guitar and jazz piano, this act is in Ohio to perform shows at Ohio U, Ohio State  and Denison University.

Orlando Haddad and Patricia King formed Minas in 1978 at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts.

Hear a live performance  and interview, on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now streaming online through iTunes radio.

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4:52 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

WCBE Presents Peter Bradley Adams Live From Studio A Fri. Nov. 14, 2014 @ 2PM!

Peter Bradley Adams will perform Live From Studio A

Peter Bradley Adams is a folk-pop Americana singer-songwriter from Birmingham, Alabama who now resides in Nashville. 

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7:01 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

Honeyblood on World Cafe, Wednesday @ 8pm on WCBE

The duo known as Honeyblood visits David Dye this evening.
Guitar and Drums and Deep Hooks and Charm From Glasgow's Honeyblood Our guests today are from Glasgow. They are the drum and guitar duo of Honeyblood. The band's debut album was recorded with songwriter Stina Marie Claire Tweeddale on guitar and vocals, and Shona McVicar on drums. Shona has since left the band with Cat Myers taking over on drums for our session today.
WCBE Exclusive
12:35 am
Wed November 12, 2014

WCBE Presents The Barr Brothers Live From Studio A Thurs. Nov. 13, 2014 @ 2PM!

The Barr Brothers will perform Live From Studio A

WCBE is looking forward to the return of The Barr Brothers to play live for us during the Global Village on Thursday, November 13th! 

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WCBE Exclusive
7:15 am
Tue November 11, 2014

WCBE Presents Chuck Prophet Live From Studio A Fri.Nov.14@11am!

He has a show at the Grand Valley Dale Ballroom on the 13th.

His latest release is "Night Surfer".

Hear Chuck Prophet play live in WCBE's studio a, on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now streaming online through iTunes radio.

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6:34 pm
Mon November 10, 2014

First Listen: Damien Rice, 'My Favourite Faded Fantasy'

Damien Rice's new album, My Favourite Faded Fantasy, comes out Nov. 11.
Lilja Birgisdottir Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Sun November 16, 2014 8:59 pm

Damien Rice's creative ambition has always outstripped his personal ambition: The Irish singer-songwriter's 2002 debut O yielded many lavish orchestral flourishes, and even a foray into opera near the end, but Rice himself always seemed a reluctant star. After 2006's 9, he quietly retreated from the public eye and relocated to Iceland, barely popping up publicly since, so the arrival of these eight new songs comes as a welcome and periodically thrilling surprise.

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