World Cafe Playlist for 01/15/2024

John Morrison joins host Raina Douris

Curtis Mayfield helped make Chicago a music destination. And on a special Sense of Place edition of the World Cafe, Culture Corner correspondent John Morrison will dive into the soul and R&B luminary’s influence – From The Impressions, to his solo career, to his work moonlighting as a producer and songwriter for others. Plus, we take a dip into the World Cafe archives for a 2019 conversation with Chicago’s own Mavis Staples.

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Today’s Playlist
The Staple Singers “Respect Yourself” Wattstax: Highlights From
Mavis Staples “Keep On Pushing” I Believe To My Soul
Angelique Kidjo “Move On Up” Oyo
Ziggy Marley “People Get Ready” Fallen Is Babylon
Joan Armatrading “Everyday Boy” What’s Inside
Nina Simone “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free” Silk & Soul
Devon Gilfillian “Inner City Blues” What’s Going On
Girls “Summertime” Girls
Amythyst Kiah “Black Myself” Wary & Strange
Timmy Thomas “Why Can’t We Live Together” Why Can’t We Live Together

Hour Two
Tom Petty “You Don’t Know How It Feels” Wildflowers
Liam Gallagher & John Squire “Just Another Rainbow” Just Another Rainbow
Oasis “Wonderwall” (What’s The Story) Morning Glory
The Stone Roses “She Bangs The Drums” The Stone Roses
Milky Chance “Stolen Dance” Stolen Dance
Hop Along “Waitress” Recorded Live for World Cafe
Lucinda Williams “Sweet Old World” Recorded Live for World Cafe
boygenius “Satanist” The Record
Patti Smith “Because The Night” Easter
Brigette Calls Me Baby “Impressively Average” This House is Made of Corners
Joan Shelley “River Low” WC Recording
Black Pumas “Ice Cream (Pay Phone)” Chronicles Of A Diamond
Hozier “From Eden” From Eden EP
Lizzie No “Lagunita” Halfsies
Siouxsie & The Banshees “Kiss Them For Me” Superstition