Rokia Traore, Carlos Santana, and More on World Cafe This Week

May 9, 2016

Rokia Traore

This week on World Cafe...

Monday, May 9
A Vintage Cafe that recalls a 2013 session with Michael Nesmith of The Monkees, who are set to release their  first album in two decades, Good Times!.

Tuesday, May 10
Legendary guitarist, Carlos Santana, returns with a new album, Santana IV, featuring the reunion of his band’s original line-up from Woodstock.

Wednesday, May 11
Rokia Traore is a songwriter and musician from Mali, who returns to her roots on her latest album, Ne So, meaning “home”.

Thursday, May 12
The London group, Savages, is making a lot of noise on their critically acclaimed, sophomore release, Adore Life.

Friday, May 13
The British rockers from Bath, The Heavy turn up on their fourth studio album, Hurt & the Merciless.