WXPN Radio

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

XPN2 - XPoNential Radio

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

World Cafe Archives

Join the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.


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701Amos LeeKid2008
702SpoonTrouble Comes Running2010
703Clap Your Hands Say YeahSkin Of My Yellow Country Teeth, The2005
704Cold War KidsWe Used To Vacation2006
705Fiona AppleExtraordinary Machine2005
706Band Of HorsesNo One'S Gonna Love You2007
707Melody GardotWorrisome Heart2008
708Jason IsbellStockholm2013
709Jonatha BrookeTheres More True Lovers Than One2008
710Rufus WainwrightCigarettes And Chocolate Milk2001
711Justin Townes EarleLook The Other Way2012
712Kurt VileJesus Fever2011
713Levon HelmThe Mountain2007
714MetricGimmie Sympathy2009
715James BlakeRetrograde2013
717My Morning JacketThank You Too2008
718Bruce SpringsteenRocky Ground2012
719Old 97'sDesigns On You2001
720Death Cab For CutieNew Year, The2003
721RadioheadKnives Out2001
722Ingrid MichaelsonBe Ok2008
723Robert Randolph And The Family BandAin't Nothing Wrong With That2006
724Sheryl CrowSoak Up The Sun2002
725KT TunstallAnother Place To Fall2004
726SpoonDon't You Evah2007
727Tom PettyFirst Flash Of Freedom2010
728Andrew BirdArmchairs2007
729The DecemberistsCrane Wife 32003
730Arcade FireMy Body Is A Cage2007
731Carly Rae JepsenCall Me Maybe2012
732The Civil WarsThe Violet Hour2011
733ColdplayWarning Sign2002
735Donavon FrankenreiterGlow2010
736FoxygenSan Francisco2013
737Francis DunneryWounding And Healing Of Man2001
738Dayna KurtzLove Gets In The Way2003
739Franz FerdinandDo You Want To2005
740Raphael SaadiqHeart Attack2011
741Hoots And HellmouthWant On Nothing2011
742Carbon LeafLife Less Ordinary2004
743Jason Isbell And The 400 UnitCodeine2011
744Frank TurnerI Still Believe2011
745The DecemberistsRise To Me2011
746Jd McPhersonFirebug2012
747John MayerLove Is A Verb2012
748Josh RitterRight Moves2007
749The FratellisChelsea Dagger2006
750Josh RouseIt's The Nightime2005