Dan and Dan Podcast

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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.

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

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Record Collections, Part 1 – Vinyl

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 Dan's want to know what music fans are doing with their Record Collections in the digital age of music. Neil Shah of the Wall Street Journal recently wrote a great piece titled "Why Vinyl's Boom Is Over". We talk to Neil about the resurgence of vinyl and what it has meant for artists and record collectors. Plus, what does the future of vinyl look like? We'll find out. Plus, Guns 'N Roses debut turns 30 years old and brand new 'Songs of the Week'! - Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:11 EDT

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Don Bryant

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! You may not recognize him by name, but Don Bryant is a man whose music you know! The 74-year-old soul singer was a songwriter for Hi Records where he worked and wrote for the likes of Albert King, Solomon Burke and his wife, Ann Peebles. Don and Ann co-wrote the classic “I Can't Stand The Rain” in 1970 and Don's new album 'Don't Give Up On Love' is a tribute to his wife. Don sounds amazing on the album and is a delight to talk to. - Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:00 EDT

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Dan Auerbach

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! Founder and frontman of The Black Keys, Dan Auerbach has a new solo album called 'Waiting On A Song' and joins us on the podcast. Auerbach sat down with Dan Reed at the annual NonCommvention at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia to discuss the new record, what it's like producing other artists and the evolution of The Black Keys. Plus, the Dan's remember the late Gregg Allman and acknowledge the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles 'Sgt. Peppers'. - Fri, 02 Jun 2017 14:30 EDT

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Dave Vanian of The Damned

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! Dave Vanian of English rock band The Damned joined us live in the studio. In a career spanning conversation Dave recounts stories of the band's early shows in the U.S., their current 40th anniversary, and what the future looks like for The Damned. Plus, the Dan's remember Chris Cornell and talk about the recent controversy surrounding PWR BTTM. - Fri, 19 May 2017 15:14 EDT

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Mother's Day w/ Virginia Hanlon Grohl

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! Happy Mother's Day! The Dan's are excited to welcome Virginia Hanlon Grohl to the podcast. Yup, Dave Grohl's mom joins us to talk about her new book 'From Cradle to Stage: Stories from the Mothers Who Rocked and Raised Rock Stars'. She is a fabulous interview and tells stories about her newfound relationships with other rock moms. Plus, a very special guest appearance by Dan's mom! Which one? You'll have to listen to find out. - Wed, 10 May 2017 17:42 EDT

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