John Myers
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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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Rodrigo y Gabriela perform live at Public Radio's NON-COMMvention at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, PA. Rachel Del Sordo/WXPN hide caption

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Rodrigo y Gabriela on World Cafe

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Molly Tuttle On World Cafe

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Ben Dickey performing live at WXPN's Free At Noon Concert - Recorded live for this session. Gabriela Barbieri/WXPN hide caption

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Ben Dickey On World Cafe

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Johnathan Rice On World Cafe

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Willie Nelson On World Cafe

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Marissa Nadler performing live at WXPN's Free At Noon Concert - recorded live for World Cafe. Taylor Johnson/WXPN hide caption

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Marissa Nadler On World Cafe

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Greensky Bluegrass On World Cafe

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Ace Of Cups On World Cafe

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Lizzo On World Cafe

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The National On World Cafe

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Echo In The Canyon On World Cafe

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Toro y Moi On World Cafe

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Nat Turner Rebellion On World Cafe

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Yola On World Cafe

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George Benson On World Cafe

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