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The Neilds
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recorded on April 3, 2015

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Tuesday July 7, 2015

World Cafe 10:00 pm
Wolf Alice

London four-piece, Wolf Alice, looks forward to the release of their first full length, titled My Love Is Cool
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Wednesday July 8, 2015

World Cafe 10:00 pm
Lowland Hum

Lowland Hum comprised of musical and marital partners Daniel and Lauren Goans are excited to share their sophomore self-titled release
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Thursday July 9, 2015

World Cafe 10:00 pm
Patrick Watson

Love Songs for Robots is the fifth release from Canadian singer-songwriter, Patrick Watson
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Friday July 10, 2015

World Cafe 10:00 pm
DeVotchKa

On this Vintage Cafe we will revisit an exciting 2009 session with gypsy-punk-quartet DeVotchKa
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Saturday July 11, 2015

Mountain Stage 2:00 pm
Umphrey's McGee

Jim Oblon, Yarn and Cris Jacobs also perform
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Sunday July 12, 2015

American Routes 12:00 pm
Ladies Sing the Blues with John Szwed on Billie Holiday, Catherine Russell

For the definitive jazz singer Billie Holiday's centennial celebration, we listen to her voice through songs ranging from "God Bless the Child" and "Summertime" to "My Man" and "Strange Fruit." We also hear about Billie's style and significance from biographers John Szwed and Robert O'Meally as well as music historian Chris Albertson, who knew and interviewed the singer. Cassandra Wilson describes and sings her approach to the Billie Holiday oeuvre on a recent recording; and we follow "Lady Day" through her beginnings to musical high points, a complex life of troubles and triumphs, her compelling "autumn" voice and untimely passing. Singer Catherine Russell tells us about drawing on Billie Holiday and more in bringing classic jazz vocals into contemporary style. We also dig into our archive to hear about blues in their sound from Nina Simone, Bonnie Raitt, Irma Thomas and Koko Taylor
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Celtic Twilight 4:00 pm
The Chieftains

the internationally known, grammy award winning super group, The Chieftains will be spotlighted
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Monday July 13, 2015

World Cafe 10:00 pm
Meg Mac

Australian soul-pop singer Meg Mac performs songs from her self-titled debut album
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