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

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Essential and Emerging Artists

Kacey Musgraves performing live at WXPN's Free At Noon Concert, recorded live for this session. Senia Lopez/WXPN hide caption

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Kacey Musgraves on World Cafe

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Tom Morello inside the World Cafe Performance Studio. John Evin Groome/WXPN hide caption

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Tom Morello On World Cafe

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One of the highlights of World Cafe's recent Sense of Place: Edinburgh trip was being welcomed into the tiny basement studio of Young Fathers where the trio made the incredibly inspired record Cocoa Sugar. Kim Junod/WXPN hide caption

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Young Fathers On World Cafe

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Robyn Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Robyn On World Cafe

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Sam Morrow and his band perform at this year's AmericanaFest Day Stage, presented by WMOT, NPR Music and World Cafe. Val Hoeppner/WMOT hide caption

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Sam Morrow at Americana Music Festival

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KT Tunstall Piper Ferguson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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KT Tunstall On World Cafe

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The Revivalists Zachery Michael /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Revivalists On World Cafe

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Bonjay inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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Bonjay On World Cafe

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Rosanne Cash Michael Levine/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rosanne Cash On World Cafe

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Stella Donnelly inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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Stella Donnelly On World Cafe

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The English Beat's Dave Wakeling Jay Gilbert/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The English Beat On World Cafe

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Graham Coxon On World Cafe

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The Blur guitarist and prolific solo artist shares beautiful, fun-sized songs he wrote for the Netflix series The End of the F***ing World.

Graham Coxon On World Cafe

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Mountain Man Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Mountain Man On World Cafe

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Elvis Costello James O'Mara/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Elvis Costello On World Cafe

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Richard Thompson on stage at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. John Vettese/WXPN hide caption

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Richard Thompson On World Cafe

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