The Breeders on World Cafe

Friday, September 22nd, 2023 Three decades ago, The Breeders released an alt-rock classic. Their second album Last Splash, which included their hit song “Cannonball”, made a huge impact and eventually went platinum. All four members [...]

Margaret Glaspy on World Cafe

Thursday, September 21st, 2023  Indie rock singer/songwriter Margaret Glaspy was inspired by one of Bruce Lee’s mantras, "Be Water”, and came up with her own version: Echo the Diamond. It is the name of her [...]

Modern English In-Studio Session

Before heading over to their show at The Canal Club, Modern English performed for WNRN Members at In Your Ear Studios in Richmond. We'll air their live session at 4:05 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. [...]

Encore: Kaina on World Cafe

Wednesday, September 20th, 2023 Kaina embodies the community-minded spirit of Chicago’s indie music scene. To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, World Cafe brings back this conversation with Kaina from the show’s Sense of Place: Chicago series [...]

Community Connection: Lynchburg Grows

Lynchburg Grows works with the community to provide access to healthy food and purposeful jobs to people with disabilities. To find out more about their work, you can visit their website. Lynchburg Grows [...]

Community Connection: Meals on Wheels

Meals on Wheels is a nonprofit that nourishes the needs of all ages and incomes in the greater Lynchburg area. With each delivery, they are providing nourishing meals and essential connections. Meals on Wheels is [...]

Community Connection: Miriam’s House

Miriam's House of Lynchburg is a local nonprofit with a mission to end homelessness and rebuild lives. In 2022, they served 462 homeless neighbors by placing them in stable housing and providing them with support [...]