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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Gotta Hear Song of the Week

WXPN Gotta Hear Song WXPN's Gotta Hear Songs of The Week: “All This Music Must Fade” by The Who


Press Play Friday is new release day and each week we’ll feature a selection of new albums being released and songs we LOVE. Just PRESS PLAY.

XPN Free At Noon

  • Leif Vollebekk Leif Vollebekk
    Join us for a Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia as Leif Vollebekk perform a live midday concert on Friday, October 18.

Artist To Watch


XPN 50/50
#XPN5050: 50 Years Of Music In 50 Weeks! Every Saturday afternoon, we’ll take a walk into the musical time machine, digging into one year’s record releases. Tune in on October 19 for 1985. Check out Spotify playlists from past weeks.

Listen to World Cafe

  • Orville Peck Is Making A Very Different Kind Of Country Music The man behind the mask is incredibly forthright in discussing his persona and why he adopted it, the pastiche of influences on his music and the response he's received as a queer country musician.

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