World Cafe WXPN in Philadelphia and host Talia Schlanger present interviews and performances with today's essential and emerging artists.

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World cafe Nashville: Republican Hair

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The Wooden Sky, inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Rich McKie/WXPN hide caption

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The Wooden Sky On World Cafe

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Stretch Armstrong (right) aka Adrian Bartos and Bobbito (left) aka Robert Garcia Nickolai Hammar/NPR hide caption

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Stretch & Bobbito On World Cafe

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Simon Raymonde On World Cafe

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Overcoats On World Cafe

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Charles Berry Jr. On World Cafe

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Javiera Mena performs live at Nuevofest 2017 in Philadelphia, PA. John Vettese/WXPN hide caption

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Javiera Mena On World Cafe

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Rich McKie/WXPN hide caption

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band On World Cafe

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Brother Ali On World Cafe

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Tristen On World Cafe

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Songhoy Blues On World Cafe

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Waxahatchee performs at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, PA. Recorded live for this World Cafe session. Emma Silverstone/WXPN hide caption

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Waxahatchee On World Cafe

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Sherman Holmes On World Cafe

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Manchester Orchestra performs live at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia for a WXPN Free At Noon Concert. Emma Silverstone/WXPN hide caption

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Manchester Orchestra On World Cafe

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Sheer Mag perform live at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia for a WXPN Free At Noon Concert. Emma Silverstone/WXPN hide caption

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Sheer Mag On World Cafe

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