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Join us for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as Fruit Bats performs a live midday concert on Friday.


Don't miss this Free At Noon as the Fruit Bats support their latest release Absolute Loser. Additionally, if you can't make it to the Free At Noon check them out at Boots & Saddle tickets are available here

Recent Release: Absolute Loser
Release Date: May 13, 2016
Release Label: Easy Sound



May’s artist to watch is a rock and roll band called Car Seat Headrest.
Join us for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as Moreland & Arbuckle performs a live midday concert on Friday.


Join us as Moreland & Arbuckle debut their new album Promised Land Or Bust. Also, you can check them out at the Sellersville Theater on May 8th!. Tickets are available here.

Recent Release: Promised Land Or Bust
Release Date: May 6, 2016
Label: ALLIGATOR RECORDS



Join us for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as Kenn Kweder performs a live midday concert on Friday.


Don't miss this Free At Noon as Kenn Kweder Rock Star performs XPN's Free At Noon Sereies.

Recent Release: Kwederology Vol. 1
Release Date: February 23, 2002



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


In case you missed the Boogarins performance at the Electric Factory on April 4, now is you chance to see them. They will be performing in support of their latest release MANUAL at XPN's Free At Noon Series.

Recent Release: MANUAL
Release Date: October 30, 2015
Label: OTHER MUSIC



Join us for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as The Heavy performs a live midday concert on Friday.


Don't miss this Free At Noon as The Heavy perform in support of their new album Hurt & The Merciless which was released on April 1.

Recent Release: Hurt & The Merciless
Release Date: April 1, 2016
Label: Bad Son Recording Company



April's Artist to Watch is singer-songwriter Margo Price.
Join us for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as Barns Courtney performs a live midday concert on Friday.


Don't miss this Free at Noon with Barns Courtney. He will also be performing at Milkboy. Tickets are available here.





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