World Cafe - Next
World Cafe Next: Orthy
The band Orthy illustrates the breadth of the Austin music scene. Their inspiration comes from a weekly dance party created to turn rock fans on to dance music and vice versa.
World Cafe Next: Ásgeir
Hear two songs from the 21-year-old singer's debut album, In the Silence. It's the best-selling record in Icelandic music history, which is saying something.
World Cafe Next: New Country Rehab
The Toronto alt-country band recently released its second album, Ghost Of Your Charms, to rave reviews. Hear two songs from the record on this edition of World Cafe Next.
Next: Rose Windows
Hear two new songs from the septet's debut album, which mixes psychedelic folk and classic rock.
Next: Coke Weed
Hear two songs from the indie-psych band's new album Back To Soft.
Next: Aisha Burns
Hear delicately crafted songs from the multi-instrumentalist's debut album, Life in the Midwater.
Next: Daughn Gibson
The singer's new album is a spooky production, filled with both country and electronic influences.
Next: Elastic Bond
The Latin alternative band from Miami looked to the past when crafting its debut album, Real.
The rock band from Portland incorporates Southern influences on its debut album, Ride Out the Dark.
Next: Ace Reporter
The multi-instrumentalist wrote a song every day for a year to create his new album, Yearling.
Next: Hanni El Khatib
The singer-songwriter combines soul, blues and punk on his blistering new album, Head in the Dirt.
Next: Laura Stevenson
The death-obsessed singer-songwriter explores a dark, folk-infused sound on her new album, Wheel.
Next: Treetop Flyers
Hear London's Treetop Flyers offer a taste of California with its throwback folk-rock sound.
Next: The Saint Johns
The duo mixes raw emotion and the beautifully blended vocals of Jordan Meredith and Louis Johnson.
Sisters Jessica and Jennifer Clavin's full-length debut, Ride Your Heart, is infused with beachy harmonies and punk attitude.
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros' Tyler James and fashion designer Jessica Maros met in 2011 and bonded over a mutual love of Ennio Morricone's spaghetti Western soundtracks. Hear two tracks from the duo's debut album, The Ghost of Escondido,...
Singer-songwriter Katie Crutchfield's new album, Cerulean Salt, is a bare evocation of youth.
Next: Duquette Johnston
Hear two tracks from the roots-rock musician's upcoming album, Rabbit Runs A Destiny.
Next: Jacco Gardner
The Dutch multi-instrumentalist's debut album, Cabinet of Curiosities, recalls and updates the ornately orchestrated baroque pop sound of the 1960s.
Hear two new tracks from neo-soul group Pickwick's upcoming album, Can't Talk Medicine.
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