Join KRCB-FM for WORLD CAFÉ weekdays at 2 pm – here is this week’s schedule:
Monday, April 30th – Chick Corea
Chick Corea is one of the greatest living piano players. On the next World Cafe He tells stories about performing with Miles Davis, watching Thelonious Monk play and collaborating with legendary drummer Steve Gadd on their latest album. Chick Corea, seated at the piano on Monday's World Cafe.
Tuesday, May 1st – Anderson East
When Anderson East was starting out, superstar producer Dave Cobb helped him make his debut in exchange for some household chores. On the next World Café, Anderson talks about that as well as their second record together called Encore.
Wednesday, May 2nd – NPR's Sam Sanders Guest DJ Hour
From the gospel songs his mom used to play around the house, to the rappers who get him through his morning run, NPR host Sam Sanders shares his incredible breadth of musical appreciation as Guest DJ on World Cafe. Talia Schlanger surprises Sam with a phone call to one of his favorite artists. They sing, they laugh, they cry to Bonnie Raitt.
Thursday, May 3rd – Shakey Graves
Shakey Graves new album "Can't Wake Up," it a big departure from what people might know of the Shakey who burst onto the scene in 2011 armed with a guitar and suitcase kick drum. It’s a record about death, but we assure you that’s not the whole story. We'll dive deeper into the influence of his mother, a Latina playwright, and what it was like recording at actor Kevin Costner's house.
Friday, May 4th – Dave Lory
Dave Lory met Jeff Buckley in 1993 and co-managed him through his short career. In his new book Jeff Buckley: From Hallelujah to Last Goodbye, he shares stories from their time together and remembers the day he got the call that Jeff had drowned at only the age of 30. Hear that and some rare live Jeff Buckley performances.
Check out next week’s schedule:
Monday, May 7th – NEEDLE DROP: 1978
Tuesday, May 8th – ENCORE: Lana Del Rey
Wednesday, May 9th – Nashville Session: Joshua Hedley
Thursday, May 10th – Dr. Demento
Friday, May 11th - Mother's Day - Ali and Jaron's Labor Playlist
Tune in to World Café, with host Talia Schlanger, every weekday at 2:00 pm on KRCB-FM Radio 91 / streaming @ radio.krcb.org / Comcast Cable channel 961 all over the Bay Area / the FREE KRCB App @ iTunes & Google Play!