WXPN Radio

The premier guide for new and significant artists in rock, blues, and folk - including NPR-syndicated World Cafe ®

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XPN2 - XPoNential Radio

24/7 Musical discovery. A unique mix of emerging and heritage blues, rock, world, folk, and alt-country artists.

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World Cafe Archives

Join David Dye as he navigates the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

Folk Alley

Folk music radio streaming on the web; Americana, Roots Music, recordings, and stories from folk's best.

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XPN Fest 2017

XPN Fest 2017
The Daily Performance Schedule for XPN Fest 2017 is here! 3 Day Go Everywhere Passes for XPN Fest 2017 are ON SALE NOW! Visit XPNFest.org for complete lineup, schedule and passes!

XPN Free At Noon

  • Manchester Orchestra Manchester Orchestra
    Join us for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as Manchester Orchestra performs a live midday concert on Friday !.

XPN Music Notes

XPN Music Notes Check out popular music news stories being discussed on, and off the air! Visit XPN Music Notes on The Key.

Musicians On Call 5K Run

Support WXPN Musicians On Call and enjoy the course through beautiful Penn Park at the University of Pennsylvania!
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Listen to World Cafe

  • Kevin Morby On World Cafe Kevin Morby On World Cafe
    While making City Music, Morby looked to Lou Reed's legacy for the confidence to experiment. He tells World Cafe about the album and the role New York has played in his story.

Latin Roots Live!

NUEVOFEST is proud to present Balún, the Puerto Rican/Brooklyn act that's a blend of Kate Bush, Aphex Twin, and My Bloody Valentine styles in one. Find out more & RSVP today.

#TBTXPN - Destinations

TBTXPN #TBTXPN:Tune in all day on Thursday 6/29 for #TBTXPN Destinations - cities, States, places, maybe even a trip to Dizz Knee Land!

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