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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XPN 50/50
It's the #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 September 14 for 1976. Check out Spotify playlists from past weeks.


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

  • Jealous of the Birds Jealous of the Birds
    Join us for Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia as Jealous of the Birds perform a live midday concert on Friday, September 20.

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Watch Live: AmericanaFest

AmericanaFest Watch Tanya Tucker, Molly Tuttle, Rising Appalachia And More Live from AmericanaFest in Nashville.

Musicians On Call 5K Run

Reserve your spot now for the 6th Annual 5K Run or Funky Miler Walk benefitting WXPN’s Musicians On Call program.

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Archived Streams

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Free At Noon Streams

World Cafe Streams


The next meeting of the WXPN Policy Board will take place on Wednesday, 9/18/2019 at Noon at WXPN. For more information call 215-898-0628 during business hours.


A closed Executive Session to discuss proprietary issues will immediately follow the board’s open session.