STUDIO B - Presented by Sierra Nevada

KRISTY COX Tuesday, May 29th at 4pm

This Australian born country & bluegrass artist moved to the US in 2013. Her latest release "Ricochet" debuted on 6 different Billboard charts including #1 for Bluegrass Album. She and her band stop by Studio B Tuesday afternoon for a visit with Roland before playing Isis Music Hall in West Asheville that evening.

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Gov't Mule
Photo credit: Jacob Blickenstaff

Gov't Mule Announces Summer Tour 2018

Fan Club Pre-Sale Begins Monday, May 14th at 12pm EST General On-Sale Begins Friday, May 18th at 10am Local Time “Warren Haynes' veteran crew bring funk, political skepticism to soaring jams...” - Rolling Stone “[‘Dreams & Songs’ is] aching, soulful…” – Billboard “Gov’t Mule is an essential, iconic American band…[ Revolution Come… Revolution Go ] is as diverse and wide-ranging as anything Warren Haynes has recorded in his prolific career, making a strong statement that he is one of his...

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New Tunes At Two

New Tunes At Two

Monday, May 28

River Whyless – Kindness, A Rebel

Tuesday, May 29

Phil Cook – People Are My Drug

Wednesday, May 30

Eli Paperboy Reed Meets High & Mighty Brass Band

Thursday, May 31

Paul Cauthen – Have Mercy EP

Peak of the Week: Every Thursday at 9 PM Sample A New Release

Thursday, May 31: Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite

No Mercy in This Land – The 2nd collection of songs from one of our favorite songwriters and this revered blues harpist.

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World Cafe Looks Back: Robert Plant

Oct 14, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we're celebrating the 20th anniversary of World Cafe. Each day, we'll revisit some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

World Cafe Looks Back: Elvis Costello

Oct 10, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe by revisiting some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

World Cafe Looks Back: The Beatles

Oct 7, 2011

Throughout the month of October, we celebrated the 20th anniversary of World Cafe by revisiting some of the best and most memorable interviews of the past 20 years.

World Cafe Looks Back: Guitar Greats

Oct 5, 2011

Over the years, World Cafe has seen its share of guitar gods.

Elton John And Leon Russell On World Cafe

May 30, 2011

From his start with the band Bluesology in 1961, multi-award winner Elton John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight) has time and time again proven himself to be one of the most iconic singer-songwriters of our day. Rising to international fame by the 1970's with the hit "Your Song," Elton has since released an overwhelming number of studio albums, many of which have climbed their way to the top of the charts.

Chuck Brown On World Cafe

Feb 3, 2011

Chuck Brown, the Godfather of Go-Go music, died in 2012. A year earlier, he'd stopped by World Cafe to discuss his 50-plus-year career and his last album.

Mac Arnold & Friends INTERVIEW Pt1

Apr 28, 2010

Interview with Mac Arnold & Friends in Studio B on April 28, 2010.

The Watts INTERVIEW

Mar 4, 2010

Roland Dierauf's interview with The Watts in Studio B on March 4, 2010.

This segment, from Jan. 18, 2008, is part of our Vintage Cafe series, in which we revisit some of our best studio performances. Here, we remember an Americana legend and drummer for the '60s rock group The Band, Levon Helm, who died in 2012.

Levon Helm first picked up a guitar at age 8, but soon switched to drums. Though best known as the famous drummer for the rock group The Band, Helm continued to influence music with his collaborations and solo works.

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