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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Rayland Baxter...the alternative country musician from Nashville, Tennessee will perform Live From Studio A during the Global Village!

The Philadelphia based group Hoots & Hellmouth will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of their show that night at the Rumba Cafe with Year Of The Buffalo!

Chicago's The Kickback will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of their show that night at the Rumba Cafe with She Bears and Fingers!

Alternative Folk Pop group Fairground Saints will play a few songs during the Global Village

Indie/Folk musician Austin Plaine will perform a few songs Live From Studio A on Monday, October 5th at 11AM! 

Shaun Fleming is perhaps best known as Foxygen’s drummer, but he also fronts a side project under the name of Diane Coffee and he'll play a few songs during the Global Village!

Son Little
Anthony Saint James

Son Little...the artist formerly known as Aaron Livingston, will play a some songs during the Global Village in advance of his show that night at The Newport with Lord Huron!

His debut album will be out on ANTI Records on Oct. 16th and you'll get a preview of what's to come!

Galactic on World Cafe, Tuesday @ 8pm on WCBE

Sep 8, 2015
Jim Arbogast

David Dye is joined by Galactic on this episode of the World Cafe. The revered New Orleans funk band has branched out with a variety of danceable styles on their new album, Into the Deep. It also features guests like Macy Gray and Mavis Staples, and we’ll hear about those collaborations in today’s interview. Plus, Galactic plays an energetic live set in the studio. That's tonight at 8:00 p.m. on WCBE, 90.5 FM.

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!

http://nataliescoalfiredpizza.com

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!

LISTEN HERE!

Ezra Furman
Cantwell Faulkner Muckenfuss IV

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! 

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