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T Bone Burnett on World Cafe

British group Creation Rebel’s albums are seen as seminal dub records. Together with pioneering dub DJ Adrian Sherwood, Creation Rebel developed their own style of dub music in the late 70s and early 80s, and now six of their albums are being reissued for a new generation of dub enthusiasts. Hear a live mini concert from Creation Rebel on the next World Cafe.

Waxahatchee In-Studio Session

Desiré chats with Katie Crutchfield of Waxahatchee, and we hear a few live tracks from her show at The National in Richmond. Tune in at 1 p.m. Friday, June 7, as we feature her session during In-Studio Spotlight!

Creation Rebel Mini Concert on World Cafe

British group Creation Rebel’s albums are seen as seminal dub records. Together with pioneering dub DJ Adrian Sherwood, Creation Rebel developed their own style of dub music in the late 70s and early 80s, and now six of their albums are being reissued for a new generation of dub enthusiasts. Hear a live mini concert from Creation Rebel on the next World Cafe.

Abdullah Ibrahim on World Cafe

Jazz master Abdullah Ibrahim left South Africa in the 1960’s during apartheid, and under the stage name Dollar Brand, was signed by Duke Ellington. Now, at the age of 89, one of South Africa’s greatest jazz pianists is still creating fresh works and performing all over the world. On the next World Cafe, Abdullah joins us to look back on his remarkable career and his latest effort, a massive double album called 3. Join us.

Community Connection: Crozet Volunteer Fire Department Independence Day Celebration

The Crozet Volunteer Fire Department invites you to the Crozet Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, June 29th. 

The event begins with the Crozet Volunteer Fire Department parade at 5PM on Crozet Avenue to Crozet Park.  The celebration continues at King Family Vineyards with live music by the Chicken Head Blues Band and Ian Gilliam and the FireKings, children’s bounce houses, food, local beer, cider, wine and a fireworks show at 9:30 PM!

Any donations made at the gate will benefit non-profit civic groups in western Albemarle.

The event is sponsored by the Crozet Volunteer Fire Department, Crozet Community Association, Crozet Board of Trade, King Family Vineyards, Crozet Trails Crew, Crozet Fellowship Church and several other area civic groups, churches, and citizen volunteers. 

Les Temps Perdu Playlist 6/2/24

On Sundays from 12-2 p.m. Drew, Dan, and Mike practice indie-rock archaeology as co-hosts of Les Temps Perdu. Tune in for two hours of old-school glam, punk, new wave, alternative, grunge, and indie-rock from the 70s through the mid-90s.