World Cafe: Next

2:58pm

Mon April 8, 2013
World Cafe

Next: Luella And The Sun

Luella and the Sun.
Courtesy of the artist

For our Sense of Place: Nashville week, we just had to showcase Luella and the Sun, which has made major fans out of Grimey's Records' Doyle Davis, other bands like Moon Taxi and NPR Music's Ann Powers.

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3:08pm

Mon April 1, 2013
World Cafe

Next: Waxahatchee

Waxahatchee's new album is titled Cerulean Salt.
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The world is catching up with Katie Crutchfield and Waxahatchee, and with good reason. Her shows at SXSW, including an NPR showcase, were greeted rapturously. Her new album, Cerulean Salt, is a sonic leap forward from her debut, American Weekend, which was recorded in a bedroom in Alabama.

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11:53am

Mon March 18, 2013
World Cafe

Next: Duquette Johnston

Duquette Johnston.
Cary Norton Courtesy of the artist

After a three-year hiatus, Duquette Johnston is back with his upcoming release Rabbit Runs a Destiny.

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4:50pm

Mon March 11, 2013
World Cafe

Next: Birdie Busch And The Greatest Night

Originally published on Wed March 13, 2013 3:09 pm

Birdie Busch and the Greatest Night.
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Birdie Busch, Philadelphia's whimsical, verse-weaving siren, has always had a way with storytelling. Her lyrics are quirky, candid and infused with a sense of sentimentality.

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1:35pm

Mon March 4, 2013
World Cafe

Next: Jesse Dee

Originally published on Mon March 4, 2013 8:46 pm

Jesse Dee.
Michael D. Spencer Courtesy of the artist

Boston-based R&B singer-songwriter Jesse Dee has opened for concerts by soul legends Etta James and Al Green, among others. Released last month, his debut album On My Mind, In My Heart is an energetic collection of funky, feel-good grooves.

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