From Blur v Oasis to R&B Gold: Celebrate the 90s on WXPN ahead of the 90s A to Z - WXPN
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This December WXPN is taking you on an alphabetical journey through our favorite music of the 90s, and to get psyched for the listening event — which begins December 1st at 8 a.m. — we’ve teed up a run of special events and programming between now and then.

Of course there’s the 90s Dance Party with Kristen Kurtis and John Vettese on November 22nd at World Cafe Live, which is FREE to attend when you RSVP here. But you’ll also hear a lot more 90s in the mix through special features, beginning tonight. Here’s a rundown of what’s in store!

Friday 11/11:  What’s The Frequency with John Vettese will highlight the Oasis v. Blur rivalry and dig into Britpop classics from 7 to 11 p.m.

Monday 11/14: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1990 in the noon hour.

Tuesday 11/15: The XPN Morning Show’s Pick One feature finds Kristen Kurtis asking you to choose a favorite classic grunge album from 6 to 10 a.m.

Tuesday 11/15: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1991 in the noon hour.

Wednesday 11/16: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1992 in the noon hour.

Thursday 11/17: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1993 in the noon hour.

Thursday 11/17: Dan Reed will highlight classic 90s movie soundtracks from 4 to 6 p.m., and then presents a Highs In The 70s showcase of the best 70s songs used in 90s soundtracks from 6 to 7 p.m.

Thursday 11/17: It’s a night of smooth sounds from the Golden Era of 90s R&B hosted and curated by Abdur Rahman, from 8 to 10 p.m.

Friday 11/18: For the XPN Morning Show’s Friday Morning Mixtape, Kristen Kurtis and the XPN community will celebrate the best one-hit wonders of the 90s.

Saturday 11/19: Bruce Warren will spotlight albums from U2, Bjork, Janet Jackson, Beck, A Tribe Called Quest and more from noon to 1 p.m.

Monday 11/21: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1994 in the noon hour.

Tuesday 11/22: The XPN Morning Show’s Pick One feature finds Kristen Kurtis asking you to choose a favorite classic Lilith Fair LPs from 6 to 10 a.m.

Tuesday 11/22: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1995 in the noon hour.

Tuesday 11/22: For Highs in the 70s, Dan Reed highlights 70s songs covered in the 90s from 6 to 7 p.m.

Tuesday 11/22: On WXPN Local with John Vettese, we’ll spend hour two of the show highlighting Philly artists of the 90s from 9 to 10 p.m.

Wednesday 11/23: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1996 in the noon hour.

Thursday 11/24: Mike Vasilikos spins a Philly artist from the 90s as a Local Pick at 1 p.m.

Friday 11/25: Mike Vasilikos spins a Philly artist from the 90s as a Local Pick at 1 p.m.

Monday 11/28: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1997 in the noon hour and spins a Philly artist from the 90s as a Local Pick at 1 p.m.

Tuesday 11/29: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1998 in the noon hour and spins a Philly artist from the 90s as a Local Pick at 1 p.m.

Wednesday 11/30: Mike Vasilikos spins music from 1999 in the noon hour and spins a Philly artist from the 90s as a Local Pick at 1 p.m.

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