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WXPN Radio

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

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 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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Broadcast Area

Philadelphia Metro Area, Harrisburg, Lancaster, York, Worton/Baltimore, Lehigh Valley, and Worldwide via our Media Player.

  • 88.5 FM The greater Philadelphia/South Jersey and Wilmington area
  • 104.9 FM Lehigh Valley
  • 90.5 FM Worton/Baltimore
  • 88.7 FM Lancaster/York
  • 99.7 FM Harrisburg

Jobs @ XPN

WXPN Press Room

WXPN, the nationally recognized leader in Triple A radio and the premier guide for discovering new and significant artists in rock, blues, roots, and folk, is the non-commercial, member-supported radio service of the University of Pennsylvania. WXPN produces World Cafe, public radio's most popular program of popular music hosted by David Dye and syndicated by NPR, and the Peabody Award winning Kids Corner hosted by Kathy O'Connell. WXPN also produces the XPN2/XPoNential Radio stream as its secondary radio channel in HD that is also available online. WXPN serves the greater Philadelphia area at 88.5 FM, the Lehigh Valley at 104.9, Worton/Baltimore at 90.5 FM, Lancaster/Lebanon at 88.7 FM, Harrisburg at 99.7 FM, and the world via online streaming at

WXPN-FM Statement of Activities and Statement of Position

The WXPN-FM Statement of Activities and Statement of Position for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2013 can be found here.
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EEO Public File Report

The Federal Communications Commission established new equal employment opportunity regulations for broadcasters effective in 2003. In order to comply with the regulations, broadcasters are required to display their "Public File Report" on their website. You can view WXPN's 2013 EEO Public File Report here (PDF), and the 2014 EEO Public File Report here (PDF).

CPB Section 6.1

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting requires broadcasters to display their "Section 6.1 report" about "Telling Public Radio's Story" on their website. You can view WXPN's current report here. (PDF)

Jobs @ XPN

- Digital Content Manager

Be sure to check out WXPN Internships which may help you gain valuable knowledge and experience. Volunteer opportunities are also available.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.

Contest Winners

Check out some of our lucky XPN listeners, who won concert tickets, trips, and more!

Internships & Work Study Openings at XPN

Visit our Internship & Work Study page for detailed information on the current openings as well as application form downloads.

Contest Rules (contest date)

Get Up Close to the Black Crowes and Tedeschi Trucks Band (August 7, 2013)
Contest Rules-Go Onstage with the Allman Brothers at Peach Music Festival (August 1, 2013)


Directions to our studios at 3025 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 can be found here.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.

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