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Alex G

Join us on 12/18/15 for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as Alex G performs a live midday concert on Friday.

This event is Upstairs at the World Cafe Live

Alex G. is a young singer-songwriter who is as idiosyncratic as he is prolific. Having already released twelve albums - most of which are self-produced and available on his Bandcamp page - he is an artist who has developed his craft efficiently and quickly. This year saw Alex G. move into the limelight with the release of his first ever studio album, Beach Music, out on Domino Records. Alex will be returning home from months of touring in support of the record and will be here for a Free at Noon you will not want to miss. He headlines Union Transfer this April 14 with labelmates Porches. RSVP to reserve your spot for this week's Free at Noon in Philadelphia, or tune in at 88.5FM and worldwide at

World Cafe Live will be open for lunch after the show.

Recent Release: Beach Music
Release Date: October 9, 2015
Label: Domino Recording Co.

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Important Parking Notice for Free At Noon performances at World Cafe Live Philadelphia.
Parking in the University City area is extremely limited due to the construction at University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University. We highly recommend public transportation. . WXPN and World Café Live do NOT offer parking for this event. Do *not* park in the lot behind World Cafe Live or your vehicle may be towed. Visit World Café Live’s website for information about convenient local parking.

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