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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 - Jingle Jams

24/7 Musical discovery. A unique mix of emerging and heritage blues, rock, world, folk, and alt-country artists. Jingle Jams. An eclectic assortment of holiday tunes, from the new and quirky to the classic.

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

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Sunflower Bean - December 2017

Sunflower Bean - December 2017 Photo credit: Andy DeLuca
Check out December’s Artist To Watch - Brooklyn indie rock band Sunflower Bean.


Fronted by lead singer and bassist Julia Cumming, they released their debut full length lp, Human Ceremony in 2016. The three piece also includes Nick Kivlen (lead guitar and vocals) and Jacob Faber (drums). They recently announced their signing to the major indie label Mom + Pop records.

They also recently released a new song, “I Was A Fool” and in January start a four plus month tour with their first night tour opener at Everybody Hits on January 26th here in Philly.