WXPN Radio

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

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XPN2 - XPoNential Radio

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

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World Cafe Archives

Join Talia Schlanger as she navigates the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

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Gospel Roots Of Rock And Soul

Introducing the GOSPEL ROOTS OF ROCK AND SOUL a new project exploring the connections that reinstitute gospel's central place within the history of American popular music.

The Key Studio Sessions

The Key Studio Sessions
Check out the latest The Key Studio Session featuring Thin Lips.

Gotta Hear Song of the Week

WXPN Gotta Hear Song WXPN's Gotta Hear Song of The Week: “Before The Next Teardrop Falls” by Al Green

XPN Free At Noon

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    Join us for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as Secret American performs a live midday concert on Friday.

Musicians On Call 5K Run

Join us for a 5k Run or 1 mile walk through the beautiful Penn Park at the University of Pennsylvania to benefit WXPN Musicians On Call. Register today!

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The next meeting of the WXPN Policy Board will take place on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Noon at WXPN, 3025 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104.
For more information call Tess Coffey, 215-898-0628 during business hours, Monday-Friday, 9AM – 5PM.

A closed executive session of the board will follow immediately.