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Pokey Lafarge on World Cafe, Thursday @ 8pm on WCBE

May 28, 2015

Pokey chats with David Dye about his latest release, "Something In The Summer."

Kopecky on World Cafe, Wednesday @ 8pm on WCBE

May 27, 2015

"Drug For The Modern Age" is the band's latest release.

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Striking Matches/The Secret Sisters - Thurs. June 4th @ The Basement

Barenaked Ladies/Violent Femmes/Colin Hay - Fri. June 5th @ The LC

Elizabeth Cook - Sat. June 6th @ The Rumba Cafe

Hackensaw Boys - Wed. June 10th @ Woodland's Tavern

Mike Gordon Thurs. June 11th @ The Newport

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On April 18, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum welcomed its newest class with an induction ceremony in Cleveland. 

Lee Ann Womack on World Cafe, Tuesday @ 8pm on WCBE

May 26, 2015

Lee Ann spends some time with David Dye tonight.

Currently on tour with Butch Walker, Jonathan's Columbus stop will be that evening at Park Street Saloon.

He, and his band The Northern Lights have opened for bands like AC/DC, Z.Z. Top, and Lynyrd Skynyrd, and also played festivals like Bonnaroo and SXSW.

On his new Release, "Holy Smokes", which will be out later this summer, he get's help from some of the guys from The Northern Lights, and other musicians from bands like Phosphorescent and Centro-Matic.

The careers of Liz Longley and the West Philadelphia Orchestra are discussed.

World Cafe's spotlight on Philadelphia's vibrant music scene continues tonight.

Tonight, The Districts are featured.

WCBE is looking forward to the return of G. Love... aka Garrett Dutton to the studio to play a few songs for us during the Global Village in advance of the show that night in Columbus! 

Local group Fever Fever will be playing a few songs for us during the Global Village on Thurs. May 21st!

Currently on tour, their stop in central Ohio will be at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza in Worthington.

Adam has seven indie cds out, and has toured the USA, Canada and Europe.

Also based in Texas, Canadian-Born Chris Carroll recently put out her first release, "Trouble & Time"

Joshua Black Wilkins

This Cleveland native has been based in Nashville for a while now.

He has also spent time living and playing in Texas.

His show at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza in Worthington will be later that evening.

Some of his more recent works include "The Longing" and "Journal".

Listen to a few songs from Jason White, performed live from studio a.

Tune in for a live session with Dublin, Ireland's rock group Kodaline and a chance to win tickets to the show tonight with Gavin James at The Newport!

Waxahatchee on World Cafe, Monday @ 8pm on WCBE

May 18, 2015

Katie Crutchfield visits with David Dye tonight.

She has shared the stage with Ray LaMontagne, Jason Mraz, Phil Lesh, Shawn Colvin, Billy Bragg, Nanci Griffith, Kristin Hersh, Joan Osborne, Jackie Greene, and Abigail Washburn.

She's currently touring with Willie Watson.

Their Columbus stop is at Woodlands Tavern Sunday, May 17.

It seemed as if he'd go on forever — and B.B. King was working right up until the end. It's what he loved to do: playing music, and fishing. Even late in life, living with diabetes, he spent about half the year on the road. King died Thursday night at home in Las Vegas. He was 89 years old.

The Kids discuss their sophomore effort, "Monterey."

And the winner is..Mandy Holley! Mandy's name was selected at random as the winner for The Decemberists/Shovels & Rope Monthly Music & More Giveaway! Congratulations Mandy!

The World Café spotlight's on Sleater Kinney tonight.