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In this installment of World Café with David Dye, KaiL Baxley discusses how a trip to County Wicklow in Ireland led to the songs on his full-length debut, Heatstroke / The Wind and the War. Baxley and his band also play tunes from the album and discuss the inspiration behind his song “The Rebel.”