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

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Jingle Jams. An eclectic assortment of holiday tunes, from the new and quirky to the classic.

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World Cafe Archives

Join David Dye as he 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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The newest Live at the World Cafe CD is available NOW for a pledge of support for WXPN!

World Cafe CD's can be purchased at these local retailers. You can purchase volumes 33, 34, 35 and 36 and 37 through the NPR Shop.

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World Cafe Next

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New Artists on the Rise

Every week, we feature independent and emerging artists who are making exciting, innovative music.

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Married Performers Shovels & Rope Maintain Their “On The Brink of Losing It” Intensity
Lee Bains III And The Glory Fires Play Southern Rock With A Punk Attitude
World Cafe: Next - Chicago’s Crow Moses Hits a Sweet Spot With Horse Heaven Hills his First Release to Bear His Own Name
Vintage Cafe: Conversation With Robert Smith and Music From The Cure in 2008
World Cafe goes Punk Rock with Against Me!
What songs did Haim play as Guest DJ’s on the show? Listen to the session to find out.
The Spectacular New Album Turn Blue And The World Cafe Quiz With The Black Keys
More Emotionally Direct Music On Sharon Van Etten’s Are We There?
Irish Newcomer Hozier Sings His International Hit “Take Me To Church”
Sarah McLachlan Tells How Her Life Including Her Father’s Passing and a Divorce Shaped Her New Album Shine On

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