This two-week World Cafe cycle opens in pure harmony with a salute to a cappella music featuring the Persuasions. After that, the folks who play instruments while singing take over again.
Thursday, Jan. 18 The Cafe explores all things a cappella with a special visit from the Persuasions
Friday, Jan. 19 Bob Weir stops by to talk about the latest Ratdog project, Evening Moods
Monday, Jan. 22 An encore presentation of Kate Rusbys visit
Tuesday, Jan. 23 TBA
Wednesday, Jan. 24 Amy Rigby and Nelly Furtado visit David Dye
Thursday, Jan. 25 Plena Libre perform music from their new album, Mas Libre
Friday, Jan. 26 The Wallflowers discuss their latest album, Breach
Monday, Jan. 29 An encore presentation of Keb Mos visit
Tuesday, Jan. 30 TBA
Wednesday, Jan. 31 Trilok Gurtu visits Indre recording studios to perform music from his new album, African Fantasy
The World Cafe, which is heard on more than 100 public radio stations nationwide, is produced by WXPN (88.5 FM) and airs locally from 2 to 7 p.m. weekdays. All live appearances air between 3 and 4 p.m.
Originally published on January 18, 2001