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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 live performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

Folk Radio

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

Make Music Philly

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From Soul to Rock: Jose James plays World Cafe Live

From Soul to Rock: Jose James plays World Cafe Live

Review and photos by Noah Silvestry

Your guide to Record Store Day

Your guide to Record Store Day

Support your independent record store this Saturday!

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XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru

Rodrigo Y Gabriela, Lake Street Dive, Old 97’s, The Hold Steady, Lucius and many more will perform at Wiggins Park as part of the Festival.

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Tickets on sale now

Reserved Tickets for XPoNential Music Festival shows at the Susquehanna Bank Center are on sale now!
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The Key Studio Sessions

The Key Studio Sessions Philly’s Elegant Animals are five musicians with an adventurous spirit that transcends genres.

Key Studio Sessions

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    The Emotionally Direct Songs of Melbourne’s “Hard-working Slacker” Courtney Barnett

Folkadelphia Session

Folkadelphia Session on The KeyChris Kasper is a Philadelphia local songwriter that we have looked for opportunities to include in what Folkadelphia does.

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Artist To Watch

  • Hozier Artist To Watch - April 2014 Hozier Artist To Watch - April 2014
    Andrew Hozier Byrne, AKA Hozier, is the Irish singer-songwriter who sings the emotionally moving “Take Me To Church,” one of XPN’s 2014 break out songs.

Funky Friday Dance Party Central PA

Join us for a Live Funky Friday Dance Party on Friday, April 25, 2014 At The Tellus360. The Fun Starts at 4pm and We'll Go Until 8:00pm!

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