A lot of Moxy on the World Cafe


Seems “The World Cafe” can’t get enough of Moxy Fruvous. The cheeky Canadians, an audience favorite at last year’s Singer/Songwriter Weekend, are featured yet again on Nov. 2 when the Cafe re-airs their earlier studio visit. But there’s plenty that’s new these next two weeks, too, including releases by Afro-Celt Sound System and the Indigo Girls. Here’s the complete rundown:

Thursday, Oct. 28 Modern day bluesman Joe Louis Walker drops in to perform music from “Silvertone Blues”

Friday, Oct. 29 The Afro-Celt Sound System visit Indre recording studios for a special performance featuring music from their latest effort, “Volume 2 - Release”

Monday, Nov. 2 An encore presentation of Moxy Fruvous’ Cafe visit

Tuesday, Nov. 3 Midwestern singer/songwriter Dave Moore plays music from his latest release, “Breaking Down to 3”

Wednesday, Nov. 4 The Cafe celebrates the words and music of Townes Van Zandt

Thursday, Nov. 5 Buddy & Julie Miller chat with David and perform in the studio

Friday, Nov. 5 The Indigo Girls drop by Indre for a special performance and interview featuring music from their new release, “Come On Now Social”

Monday, Nov. 8 An encore presentation of Kevin Welch’s studio visit

Tuesday, Nov. 9 Country blues artists Paul Rishell and Annie Raines stop by for a performance and interview featuring music from “Moving to the Country”

Wednesday, Nov. 10 David Dye celebrates the influence of the with a special “Children of the Byrds” program

"The World Cafe," which is heard on more than 100 public radio stations nationwide, is produced by WXPN-FM (88.5) and airs locally from 2 to 7 p.m. weekdays. All live appearances air between 3 and 4 p.m. .

Originally published on October 28, 1999