Folk Show

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

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

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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Gene Shay
Gene Shay, The Grandfather of Philadelphia Folk Music
Live on WXPN
Sundays, 8-10pm ET

24 x 7 Folk Alley Stream
Listen to the Folk Alley internet stream of continuous folk music here
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On Sunday, February 1st, 2015 the legendary Gene Shay broadcasted his final show as the host of The Folk Show, retiring after 50+ years of hosting folk music on the Philadelphia airwaves You can listen to the final broadcast and read about Gene’s retirement here .

Sunday night folk music on WXPN will continue weekly from 8PM-10PM ET.


Be sure to check out Folkadelphia, hosted by Fred Knittel, our weekly one hour show that explores the world of folk, Americana, country, and more, featuring highlights from in-studio sessions with new and emerging artists. Folkadelphia is heard Wednesday from 10-11PM. You can listen to studio sessions here

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