World Cafe Playlist: 12/16/15

Hands up Nick Lowe! You’re on today’s playlist – including tunes from JR JR, Sylvan Esso, Paul Simon, Leon Bridges, a session with Jon Anderson & John Luc Ponty, and more! 

*Elton John – “Amoreena” – Tumbleweed Connection
SOAK – “Sea Creatures” – Before We Forgot How To Dream
The Both – “You’re a Gift” – You’re a Gift

World Cafe Guest: Jon Anderson & Jon Luc Ponty
Jon Anderson & Jon Luc Ponty – “One in the Rhythm of Hope” – Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Jon Anderson & Jon Luc Ponty – “A for Aria” – Recorded Live for the World Cafe
Jon Anderson & Jon Luc Ponty – “Owner of a Lonely Heart” – Recorded Live for the World Cafe

Sylvan Esso – “Coffee” – Sylvan Esso
Chet Faker + Marcus Marr – “Trouble With Us” – Work EP
Leon Bridges – “Smooth Sailin’” – Coming Home
Robert Cray – “The Forecast (Calls for Pain)” – Midnight Stroll

Hour Two
Los Lobos – “Made To Break Your Heart” – Gates of Gold
JR JR – “Gone” – Gone
Graham Parker – “Local Girls” – Squeezing Out Sparks
Nick Lowe – “Christmas at the Airport” – Quality Street: A Seasonal Selection for All the Family
Merle Haggard – “If We Make It Through December” – Merle Haggard’s Christmas Present
Dave Rawlings Machine – “The Weekend” – Nashville Obsolete
Lianne La Havas – “What You Don’t Do” – Blood
Paul Simon – “Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes” – Graceland
Basia Bulat – “Infamous” – Good Advice
Alison Krauss – “Baby, Now That I’ve Found You” – Now That I’ve Found You" -: A Collection
Lone Justice – “Sweet, Sweet Baby (I’m Falling)” – Lone Justice
The Wood Brothers – “Singin’ to Strangers” – Paradise

Final Vinyl
Santana – “Waves Within” – Caravanserei

*Optional Song