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

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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Candi Staton On World Cafe

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Ketch Secor (second from the left) with Old Crow Medicine Show band mates. Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ketch Secor Of Old Crow Medicine Show on World Cafe

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Cordovas perform at The Local during AmericanaFest. Val Hoeppner/WMOT hide caption

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Cordovas at Americana Music Festival

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Alejandro Escovedo On World Cafe

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

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HAERTS On World Cafe

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Jad Abumrad On World Cafe

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Aaron Lee Tasjan performs live for World Cafe. Still from video/WXPN hide caption

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Aaron Lee Tasjan On World Cafe

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The War and Treaty David McClister/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The War And Treaty On World Cafe

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DeVotchKa Performs live at WXPN's Free At Noon Concert. Recorded live for World Cafe. Senia Lopez/WXPN hide caption

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DeVotchKa On World Cafe

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