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

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Adia Victoria On World Cafe

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Left to right: Briana Younger, music editor and writer for The New Yorker; Jon Batiste, jazz artist and bandleader for The Late Show; Rodney Carmichael, staff hip-hop writer for NPR Music. Courtesy of Briana Younger / Abby Ross / Lauren Zillinger/Courtesy of the contributors / NPR hide caption

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Listening For The Future During Black History Month

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Nicola Meighan plays tour guide this episode of World Cafe's Sense of Place. Alan Braidwood/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Nicola Meighan On World Cafe

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J.S. Ondara performs inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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J.S. Ondara On World Cafe

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Brandi Carlile performs a live World Cafe Session at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. Liz Waldie/WXPN hide caption

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Brandi Carlile On World Cafe

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Julia Jacklin on World Cafe

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Steve Forbert On World Cafe

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Out Lines' Kathryn Joseph, Marcus Mackay (Producer) and James Graham. Colin Campbell/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Out Lines On World Cafe

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Oh Pep! On World Cafe

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Gregory Alan Isakov On World Cafe

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Jim James On World Cafe

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Nothing On World Cafe

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Martha Ffion performing live for World Cafe at The Hug and Pint in Glasgow, Scotland. Joe Malachi Silberstein/WXPN hide caption

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Martha Ffion On World Cafe

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David Crosby On World Cafe

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Mumford And Sons On World Cafe

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Mike Farris On World Cafe

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