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9:11am

Fri November 11, 2011
Listener Lists

It's 11-11-11 And All These Songs Go To 11

Yeah, but these go ONE louder...
Spinal Tap

In honor of this most auspicious day, and by way of inspiration from NPR's All Songs Blog, I gathered together your suggested Top 11 Songs to Crank to 11. Enjoy.

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11:42am

Thu November 10, 2011
World Cafe

Wild Flag On World Cafe

Wild Flag.
John Clark

Perhaps Wild Flag's burgeoning success is due to the fact that each member is a valued veteran of the indie rock scene, with collective stints in The Minders, Sleater-Kinney, Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, The Spells and Helium.

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10:52am

Thu November 10, 2011
Listener Home Movies

Dan Braun @ The WC20 Concerts

Dan & Margaret in Philadelphia, taking in some sights in-between the three WC20 anniversary concerts.
Dan Braun

October was a month long celebration of 20 years of the World Cafe that cumulated with a weekend of amazing concerts. KUNC Member Dan Braun won an opportunity to see these shows up close and personal; so we tossed him a camera and sent him on his way. Check out his video from the shows and an incredible performance from Dawes with Mumford & Sons!

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1:16pm

Wed November 9, 2011
World Cafe

Megafaun On World Cafe

Megafaun.
Sara Padgett

When DeYarmond Edison broke up in 2006, its guitarist and singer Justin Vernon moved to Wisconsin to create Bon Iver, and the other three members — Joe Westerlund and brothers Brad and Phil Cook — stuck around North Carolina and formed Megafaun.

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11:02am

Tue November 8, 2011
World Cafe

Joe Henry On World Cafe

Joe Henry.
Courtesy of the artist

Since his 1986 studio debut Talk of Heaven, the Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter and producer Joe Henry has defied convention. Known best for his country-inspired work, Henry reinvigorates each new release by injecting hints of soul, blues, jazz and funk.

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