World Cafe Playlist for 04/18/2023

SYML mini-concert with host Stephen Kallao

Coming up, hear the swirling violins, lush saxophone, and sensitive vocals of SYML – The solo project of singer, songwriter, and producer Brian Fennell. After performing with the Seattle indie rock band Barcelona for over a decade, he broke out on his own in 2019. For his latest album, called The Day My Father Died, SYML brought on guests like Lucius, Guy Garvey of Elbow, and Sara Watkins of Nickle Creek. Hear his live performance of some of the new music in an exclusive World Cafe mini-concert.

Stream the complete show here

*Coldplay “Shiver” Parachutes
SYML “Believer” Recorded Live for World Cafe
SYML “You and I” Recorded Live for World Cafe
SYML “Symmetry” Recorded Live for World Cafe
SYML “Meant to Stay Hid” Recorded Life for World Cafe
SYML “Corduroy” Recorded Live for World Cafe
Kacey Musgraves “High Horse” Golden Hour
Khruangbin “Time (You & I)” Mordechai
beabadoobee “Talk” Beatopia
David Bowie “Heroes” Heroes
Devon Gilfillian “All I Really Wanna Do” Love You Anyway
Childish Gambino “Redbone” Awaken, My Love
The Pretenders “Talk of the Town” Pretenders II
Beck “Nausea” The Information

Hour Two
*Tanita Tikaram “Twist in my Sobriety” Ancient Heart
Hozier “Eat Your Young” “Eat Your Young EP
Brandi Carlile “Black Hole Sun” A Rooster Says
boygenius “Not Strong Enough” The Record
Sinéad O’Connor “The Emperor’s New Clothes” I Do Not Want What I Haven’t Got
Nada Surf “Always Love” Recorded Live for World Cafe
Rilo Kiley “Dreamworld” Recorded Live for World Cafe
Jenny Lewis “Psychos” Joy’all
Talking Heads “Hey Now” True Stories
Jalen Ngonda “If You Don’t Want My Love” If You Don’t Want My Love
Lenny Kravitz “Believe” Are You Gonna Go My Way
Rissi Palmer & Miko Marks “Still Here” Still Here – Single
Chance The Rapper “Blessings” Coloring Book

*Optional Song