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John Myers

John Myers

John Myers

Since 2017, John Myers has been the producer of NPR's World Cafe, which is produced by WXPN at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Previously he spent about eight years working on the other side of Philly at WHYY as a producer on the staff of Fresh Air with Terry Gross. John was also a member of the team of public radio veterans recruited to develop original programming for Audible and has worked extensively as a freelance producer. His portfolio includes work for the Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site, The Association for Public Art and the radio documentary, Going Black: The Legacy of Philly Soul Radio. He's taught radio production to preschoolers and college students and, in the late 90's, spent a couple of years traveling around the country as a roadie for the rock band Huffamoose.

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Sharon Van Etten On World Cafe

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Phosphorescent On World Cafe

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Glen Hansard On World Cafe

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Cautious Clay On World Cafe

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The Suitcase Junket On World Cafe

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Tedeschi Trucks Band On World Cafe

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Lucie Silvas On World Cafe

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Robert Ellis On World Cafe

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Jealous Of The Birds

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Maggie Rogers On World Cafe

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Kamasi Washington On World Cafe

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Gary Clark Jr. On World Cafe

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Mavis Staples On World Cafe

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Macy Gray On World Cafe

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