Dan and Dan Podcast

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 - Jingle Jams

24/7 Musical discovery. A unique mix of emerging and heritage blues, rock, world, folk, and alt-country artists. Jingle Jams. An eclectic assortment of holiday tunes, from the new and quirky to the classic.

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World Cafe Archives

Join Talia Schlanger as she 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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Music's Worst Ideas

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! Summer Vacation is over and the guys are back! Dan and Dan present the Worst Ideas in the History of Music! From Garth Brooks deciding to record as his alter-ego Chris Gaines to Milli Vanilli and Limp Bizkit, what were the worst ideas in music? The guys discuss. Plus brand new Songs of the Week AND the guys pick their favorite opening album tracks of all-time! - Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:43 EDT

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Music Streaming - Part II

Dan and Dan follow-up on their discussion about music streaming from last episode. Having had the opportunity to spend some time with Apple Music, the guys offer some reaction and feedback. Plus it's the halfway point of 2015, the guys pick their favorites of the year so far and have new Songs of the Week! - Tue, 14 Jul 2015 09:23 EDT

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Music Streaming

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! With the launch of Apple Music, Dan and Dan discuss the landscape of music streaming services. The guys discuss the positives, negatives and competitive advantages of all the parties involved. Plus some must-hear Songs of the Week from bands like BULLY and Philly soul-singer JAZMINE SULLIVAN. Plus, a Neil Young inspired Homework Assignment ... listen and enjoy! - Tue, 7 Jul 2015 09:12 EDT

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Festival Season

It's Festival Season! Dan and Dan preview a very busy season in the world of music festivals. We're excited to welcome two special guests to the podcast this week - Sean O'Connell, Festival Director of the Hangout Music Festival and Ashley Capps of AC Entertainment and founder of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. We'll hear two insightful interviews about everything that goes into producing a major festival, the challenges of creating an identity and unique experience for fans, and much more! - Thu, 11 Jun 2015 12:12 EDT

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The Role of Music Director

What does a Music Director at a radio station actually do? This week we find out from our very own Dan Reed. We pull back the curtain on what happens behind the scenes at a radio station - from keeping up with the massive amount of music submissions to picking the songs that go into rotation - we'll hear it all. Plus the guys pick their Songs of the Week and pick their favorite summertime jams! - Thu, 28 May 2015 18:12 EDT

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