The World Cafe

Mon - Thu, 8pm - 10pm

Every day, The World Cafe with host David Dye serves up an eclectic mix of music from blues, rock, and world, to folk, and alternative country. Each show features live performances and interviews with celebrated & emerging artists. The Cafe also presents segments on books, movies, TV and plays related to music.

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Kristin Diable and her band will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of the show that night at The Basement with local group Theo's Loose Hinges and Jordan Kirk!

Anyone who caught the national television debut of Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats on The Tonight Show recently witnessed something special: the arrival of a force of nature. The song was titled "S.O.B." Rateliff, backed by his gritty band — which comes complete with an organist and a horn section — veered from whispery pleas to ecclesiastical howls.

British singer-songwriter Bobby Long will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of his show that night at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza and Live Music!

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The legendary Ramblin' Jack Elliot, along with Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally, visit Studio A for music and conversation Thursday during the 11am hour on Ante Meridiem.

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Chuck Mead (of BR549) returns to Studio A to perform a few songs live during the 11am hour on Ante Meridiem!

Chuck and his Grassy Knoll Boys are back in town for a show that night at Natalie's Coal-Fired Pizza and Live Music.

It's live music and conversation with Chuck Mead Live From Studio A Wednesday, August 12 on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark, on line at www.wcbe.org and now streaming on Apple Music!

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Ezra Furman will perform a few of his songs during the Global Village in advance of his show that night at Ace Of Cups.

He's out on the road in support of the brand new release Perpetual Motion People and will be making a stop in Columbus with J. Fernandez, Comrade Question and Hateflirt!

Gavin James, the 22  year old singer-songwriter from Dublin, Ireland will play a few songs for us during the Global Village!  He's out on the road with the multiple Grammy award winning artist Sam Smith and making a stop in Columbus!  Although the show scheduled at The Schottenstein center has been postponed until October 5th...Gavin will still be doing a live session with us here at WCBE!

Tune in for live music and conversation with Gavin James on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark and on line at www.wcbe.org!

WCBE proudly presents First Aid Kit at The Newport Music Hall On Tuesday, July 21st!  The Swedish sisters Johanna and Klara Soderberg are now touring in the U.S. in support of their critically acclaimed release Stay Gold and will be making a stop in Columbus!  Doors are at 7PM and Andy Shauf supports!

Tune in during the weekday music programs 9:15AM-3PM for more chances to win tickets to the show! 

It's all waiting for you on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark and on line at www.wcbe.org!

Katie Crutchfield aka Waxahatchee will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of her show that night at Ace Of Cups with Pink Wash and Yowler

The Los Angeles based Mariachi El Bronx will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of their show that night with Flogging Molly and Gogol Bordello at The LC Pavilion for an outdoor concert.  They're out on the road in support of their latest release III and will being making stop in Columbus and WCBE!

Tune in for live music, a chance to win tickets to the show and to hear how their beginnings as a punk rock band morphed into a classical mariachi outfit and more!

WCBE is looking forward to the return of the Heartless Bastards Live From Studio A on Wednesday, June 24th! 

Seattle's indie folk rock outfit The Cave Singers will play a few songs for us during the Global Village

And the winner is...Katherine Howard! Katherine's name was selected at random as the winner of our Monthly Music & More Forecastle Festival Giveaway! Congratulations, Katherine!

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! 

It took Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell nearly four decades to get around to making their first duets album, Old Yellow Moon, and just two years to follow it with The Traveling Kind. Their collaborative debut may have swept two of the biggest awards in their genre — a Best Americana Album Grammy and Album Of The Year at the Americana Awards — but there were more powerful incentives for them to team up again.

Chazwick Bradley Bundick, better known by his stage name Toro y Moi, is an American recording artist and producer who is out on the road in support of his latest release What For?

Turbo Fruits is a garage rock band from Nashville, Tennessee founded by Be Your Own Pet guitarist Jonas Stein. 

Join us for a live session with the Boston, Massachusetts outfit The Ballroom Thieves

WCBE proudly presents Australian singer-songwriter Stu Larsen as he returns to the Rumba Cafe for a show on Friday, May 1st! 

He's out on the road in support of his debut full length release Vagabond and will be joined by Natsuki Kurai and Matt Sander in Columbus!

Be sure to listen to the weekday music programs 9:15AM-3PM for chance to win tickets to the event!

It's all waiting for you on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark and on linet at www.wcbe.org/listen!

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