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Free At Noon

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



This week WXPN presents a live midday concert featuring Twin Cities' Hippo Campus. The quartet plays their own unique flavor of indie-rock, weaving pop melodies into the mix. With just their debut EP "Bashful Creatures" under their belt, they have made quite a splash already. Having met in high school, the act is now far from where they started. In addition, Hippo Campus will be playing the Made In America festival September 6th. You can hear the show on the air at 88.5 or you can see it in person by RSVP'ing below.



Recent Release: Bashful Creatures
Release Date: May 5, 2015
Label: Grand Jury Music

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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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