World Cafe Playlist for 10/28/2022

Black Thought and Danger Mouse join host Stephen Kallao

The new album Cheat Codes comes from one of the most respected MCs in hip hop and one of the most acclaimed producers of his generation – It’s Black Thought and Danger Mouse, whose collaboration has been a long time coming…After starting to work together in the mid-2000s, the pair lost contact as Gnarls Barkley took off for Danger Mouse and Black Thought got busy playing with The Roots on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. They stop by the World Cafe to share their story, and to discuss another beloved MC who makes a posthumous appearance on the album, MF Doom.

Stream the complete show here

*Talking Heads “Blind” Naked
Danger Mouse & Black Thought “No Gold Teeth” Cheat Codes
Danger Mouse & Black Thought “Aquamaraine (Feat. Michael Kiwanuka)” Cheat Codes
Danger Mouse & Black Thought “Strangers (Feat. A$AP Rocky & Run the Jewels)” Cheat Codes
Danger Mouse & Black Thought “Belize (Feat. MF Doom)” Cheat Codes
Gnarles Barkley “Crazy” St. Elsewhere
Broken Bells “The High Road” Broken Bells
Gorillaz “Feel Good Inc.” Demon Days
The Black Keys “Strange Times” Attack & Release

Hour Two
*The Police “Synchronicity II” Synchronicity
The head and the Heart “Virginia (Wind in the Night)” Every Shade of Blue
Yeah Yeah Yeahs “Burning” Cool It Down
Macy Gray “I Try” On How Life Is
Phoenix “Tonight (Feat. Ezra Koenig)” Alpha Zulu
Lake Street Dive “Call Off Your Dogs” Side Pony
Mt. Joy “Evergreen” Orange Blood
Grateful Dead “Fire on the Mountain” Shakedown Street
Ray Lamontagne “Forever My Friend” Trouble
Duncan Sheik “Love Vigilantes” Covers 80’s
INXS “Never Tear Us Apart” Kick
Joan Armatrading “Show Some Emotion” Show Some Emotion
Alex G “Runner” God Save The Animals

*Optional Song