World Cafe Playlist for 05/12/2020

Encore: Sonny Rollins joins host David Dye from 2007

World Cafe digs into the archives to revisit a session with one of the greatest jazz performers ever, Sonny Rollins. The saxophone legend stopped by in 2007 when he had just released the studio album, Sonny Please. In a conversation with original host David Dye, we’ll hear about some of his first gigs, and what it was like growing up in Harlem when jazz was in its prime.

*Guster “Fa Fa” Lost And Gone Forever
The Allergies “Felony” Felony (single)
Prince “Kiss” Parade
Nicole Atkins “Domino” Italian Ice
Bonnie Raitt “Love Sneakin’ Up On You” Longing In Their Hearts
Sonny Rollins “Sonny Please” Sonny Please
Louis Jordan & His Tympani 5 “Choo Choo Ch’Boogie” Blue’s Masters: The Essential Blues Collection
Sonny Rollins “Surrey With A Fringe On Top” Surrey With A Fringe On Top
The Rolling Stones “Waiting On A Friend” Tattoo You
Amber Mark “Heart-Shaped Box” Single
Feist “How Come You Never Go There” Metals

Hour Two
*The Velvet Underground “Rock & Roll” Loaded
Devo “Freedom Of Choice” Freedom Of Choice
Devo “Whip It” Freedom Of Choice
Caroline Rose “Feel The Way I Want” Superstar
Talking Heads “Girlfriend is Better” Speaking In Tongues
The Strokes “Brooklyn Bridge To Chorus” The New Abnormal
M. Ward “Torch” Migration Stories
Regina Spektor “Fidelity” Begin To Hope
Haim “Now I’m In It” Women In Music Pt. III
Stevie Nicks “Edge Of Seventeen” Bella Donna
Aimee Mann “Baby Blue” Ultimate Collection
Gorillaz “Aries (feat. Peter Hook & Georgia)” Song Machine: Season 1 Episode 3
U2 “Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses” Achtung Baby

*Optional Song