World Cafe Playlist for 12/17/2021

Billie Eilish joins host Stephen Kallao

Dolly Parton, Justin Timberlake, and Stevie Wonder are all members of an exclusive club that now includes Billie Eilish – They’re all musicians who have been invited to pull double-duty on Saturday Night Live, as both the musical guest AND host. On the eve of Billie’s SNL appearance, she pulled away for a wide-ranging conversation with host Stephen Kallao, sharing about her latest album Happier Than Ever, why she loves Los Angeles, and her songwriting process alongside her brother, Finneas. Plus, we’ll hear live performances recorded especially for the World Cafe.

*Fleet Foxes “Helplessness Blues” Helplessness Blues
Billie Eilish “Happier Than Ever” Recorded Live For The World Cafe
Billie Eilish “Happier Than Ever” Happier Than Ever
Billie Eilish “Billie Bossa Nova” Recorded Live For The World Cafe
Billie Eilish “Goldwing” Happier Than Ever
Billie Eilish “Halley’s Comet” Recorded Live For The World Cafe
The Flaming Lips “Race For The Prize” The Soft Bulletin
Regina Spektor “On The Radio” Begin To Hope
Courtney Barnett “Avant Gardener” The Double EP: A Sea Of Split Peas

Hour Two
*John Prine “Ain’t Hurtin’ Nobody” Lost Dogs And Mixed Blessings
Old Crow Medicine Show “Paint This Town” Paint This Town
Roy Orbison “You Got It” Mystery Girl
The Lumineers “Brightside” Brightside
Bob Marley & The Wailers “Get Up, Stand Up” Burnin’
Indigo De Souza “Hold U” Any Shape You Take
Passion Pit “Carried Away” Gossamer
Strand Of Oaks “Jimi & Stan” In Heaven
Margo Price “A Little Pain” All American Made
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss “Searching For My Love” Raise The Roof
Jonatha Brooke “Eye In The Sky” Back In The Circus
Tori Amos “Spies” Ocean To Ocean
Jade Bird “Headstart” Different Kinds Of Light
Squeeze “Tempted” East Side Story

*Optional Song