Dan and Dan Podcast

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Join Talia Schlanger as she navigates the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

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A&R with Steve Ralbovsky (Part 2)

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! It's part 2 of our conversation with Canvasback Music founder Steve Ralbovsky, and this time in person! Steve took the trip to Philadelphia to continue the conversation about the role of a modern-day A&R person in the music industry. Steve gives some insightful advice for young bands and shares unique stories about some of the talented artists he has worked with over his career including Joe Henry and David Gray. Also, the Dan’s remember the late Gord Downie, frontman of the Tragically Hip, and pick new 'Songs of the Week' - Thu, 26 Oct 2017 13:40 EDT

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A&R with Steve Ralbovsky

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! Steve Ralbovsky is the founder of Canvasback Music and a true music industry veteran. For decades Steve has played an integral part in launching artists careers and his current label roster is home to Alt-J, Frightened Rabbit, Grouplove, The Orwells, and more. Steve talks in depth about his career and offers his perspective on the current state of the music industry. Also, our ‘Two Minute Drill’ reviews the current Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees, and the Dan’s pick their favorite songs about food! - Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:40 EDT

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Tom Petty

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! The music world was shocked and saddened this week by the passing of Tom Petty. The Dan’s recount what was a confounding day and revisit Petty’s contributions to rock and roll. It’s a look and listen back to Petty’s catalog and each Dan will pick his essential Tom Petty song. - Thu, 5 Oct 2017 10:01 EDT

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An Interview with U2’s The Edge!

It’s a special ‘pop-up’ podcast with Dan Reed! Dan got a phone call from The Edge of U2 upon the release of the band’s new single “You’re The Best Thing About Me”. The Edge talks about the band’s forthcoming new album, their recent ‘The Joshua Tree’ tour, and more! - Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:25 EDT

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Gregg Allman

Meet Dan and Dan! Dan Reed, Music Director and Afternoon Host at WXPN/Philadelphia and Dan DeLuca, Music Critic and Columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer sit down on a bi-weekly basis to talk MUSIC! Earlier this year the music world lost an icon in Gregg Allman. Before he passed away Gregg recorded his final studio album called ‘Southern Blood’. Legendary producer Don Was was requested by Gregg to work on his farewell collection. Don calls-in to talk with Dan and Dan about recording ‘Southern Blood’ with Gregg and tells some poignant tales about being in the studio for this album. Also on the podcast, the Dan’s remember the late Walter Becker and pick brand new ‘Songs of the Week’! - Wed, 6 Sep 2017 16:57 EDT

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