World Cafe Playlist for 04/25/2024

Dan Boeckner joins host Raina Douris

Dan Boeckner has been in a lot of different bands: Wolf Parade, Handsome Furs and Divine Fits, to name a few. But he had never released a solo album until now. On the World Cafe, the Canadian musician joins us to talk about why now was the right time to release Boeckner!, what the DIY music scene was like in Vancouver during his early years, plus Dan Boeckner performs songs from his new album.

Listen to the session here.

Today’s Playlist
Liz Phair “Help Me Mary” Exile In Guyville
Pavement “Gold Soundz” Crooked Rain Crooked Rain
Dan Boeckner “Lose” Boeckner!
Jeremiah Sand “Amulet of the Weeping Maze” Mandy Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Dan Boeckner “Euphoria” Boeckner!
Divine Fits “For Your Heart” WC Recording
Wolf Parade “This Heart’s On Fire” Apologies to the Queen Mary
Dan Boeckner “Holy Is The Night” Boeckner!
Snarky Puppy “Grown Folks” WC Recording
Divine Fits “Would That Not Be Nice” A Thing Called Divine Fits
Bill Withers “Lovely Day” Menagerie
Neville Brothers “Fire On The Bayou” Fiyo On The Bayou

Hour Two
Bruce Springsteen “Spirit in the Night” Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J.
Yannis & The Yaw “Walk Through Fire (feat. Tony Allen)” Lagos Paris London (feat. Tony Allen)
The Good, The Bad And The Queen “Herculean” The Good, The Bad And The Queen
Fela Kuti “Zombie” Zombie
Santana “Yambu” Santana IV
Shakey Graves “Playing Along” World Cafe Session
Low Cut Connie “Don’t Get Fresh With Me” World Cafe Session
Blondie “Pretty Baby “Parallel Lines
Rilo Kiley “Portions For Foxes” More Adventurous
Rilo Kiley “Silver Lining” Under The Blacklight
Eric Slick “Anxious to Please” New Age Rage
The Pretenders “Show Me” Learning To Crawl
Norah Jones “Running” Visions