Music

2:03pm

Fri October 28, 2011
Music

A Musical Style That Unites Mexican-Americans

Originally published on Sun October 30, 2011 11:10 am

Mono Blanco, a veteran Son Jarocho band from Veracruz, performs in Los Angeles.

Betto Arcos

12:45pm

Fri October 28, 2011
World Cafe

World Cafe Looks Back: Beck

Originally published on Mon May 14, 2012 11:03 am

Beck.

Autumn de Wilde

Beck has been an influential creative force for two decades, popular for his sharp, intelligent and often humorous lyrics. Slickly genre-hopping from punk to folk, alternative and electro, he's put out albums both acoustic and electric, but always innovative. Today's installment of World Cafe revisits three of his interviews from the past decade or so.

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7:56am

Fri October 28, 2011

2:25pm

Thu October 27, 2011
Music Interviews

Chris Isaak Pays Tribute To Sun Studio's Golden Years

For Beyond the Sun, Chris Isaak picked classic songs that he'd been singing his whole life.

Courtesy of the artist

What if you could time-travel back to Memphis' Sun Studios in the 1950s? Behind the console would be none other than producer Sam Phillips. You might hear such classic songs as "My Happiness," "Crazy Arms" or "Walk the Line," originally recorded at Sun Studio by Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash, respectively.

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12:01pm

Thu October 27, 2011
World Cafe

World Cafe Looks Back: Jam-Boree

Originally published on Mon May 7, 2012 12:43 pm

Trey Anastasio of Phish.

Michael Loccisano Getty Images

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

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