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Good Old War performed in a doubleheader with Jessie Baylin.

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March 2, 2012 – The Philadelphia natives' three-part harmonies have helped grow their reputation outside their home. WXPN


Jessie Baylin

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March 2, 2012 – Folksinger Jessie Baylin perform in a midday concert from WXPN in Philadelphia. WXPN


Islands perform live

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February 22, 2012 – The Montreal band brings its soulful, personal art-rock sound to WXPN's live midday concert series. WXPN


Joe Louis Walker's newest album is called 'Hellfire'.

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February 17, 2012 – After 50 years of music, the blues icon continues to churn out powerful, gritty, heavy blues rock. WXPN


Sharon Van Etten performs songs from her wrenching new album, Tramp, at World Cafe Live.

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February 10, 2012 – The acclaimed young singer performs songs from her excellent new album, Tramp, at World Cafe Live. WXPN


Pete Donnelly is this week's Live Friday performer.

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February 3, 2012 – The Philadelphia local has made his first solo album after a decade of high-profile production. WXPN


Toby Leaman (left) swapped his bass for an acoustic guitar for one song with his band, Dr. Dog.

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January 27, 2012 – The free-wheeling band is touring in support of its forthcoming album Be the Void, out Feb. 7. WXPN


Chairlift performed at World Cafe Live.

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January 20, 2012 – Hear the electronic pop group perform songs from its forthcoming sophomore record, Something. WXPN


 Vocalist Martin Courtney of Real Estate demonstrates his monster stage presence during WXPN's Live Friday concert on Jan. 13.

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January 13, 2012 – The indie-rock band performed a new song, "In My Car," plus material from its new album, Days. WXPN


The Front Bottoms.

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January 6, 2012 – Hear the self-described "acoustic pop-punk" duo perform at World Cafe Live. WXPN


Charlie Gracie.

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December 30, 2011 – Hear a live performance by Philly's original rock pioneer, whose career spans more than 60 years. WXPN


The Dead Milkmen.

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December 23, 2011 – The sardonic, punk-minded staple of '80s college-radio rock returns with The King in Yellow. WXPN


JC Brooks (2nd from left) & the Uptown Sound.

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December 16, 2011 – Hear JC Brooks' unrestrained charisma in this live performance, as he demands you move your feet. WXPN


Gary Clark Jr.

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December 16, 2011 – The rising R&B and bluesman shows off his fiery guitar chops in a performance from World Cafe Live. WXPN


Laura Marling.

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December 9, 2011 – The 21-year-old folk dynamo performs material from her new album, A Creature I Don't Know. WXPN


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