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

Mt. Joy inside the World Cafe Studio in Philadelphia. Ashley Gellman/WXPN hide caption

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Mt. Joy On World Cafe

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Glen Hansard On World Cafe

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Sunny War On World Cafe

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World Cafe Nashville: Idle Bloom

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Lana Del Rey's fourth studio album, Lust for Life, is available now. Neil Krug/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Lana Del Rey On World Cafe

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Blind Boys of Alabama on World Cafe

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Good Booty with Ann Powers on World Cafe

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The Barr Brothers return to the World Cafe studio at WXPN to perform songs from their latest album, Queens of the Breakers. Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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The Barr Brothers On World Cafe

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Beyoncé and Solange onstage at Coachella in 2014. Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella hide caption

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Turning The Tables Listening Party: A Dynamic Sister Duo

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R.L. Boyce William Burgess/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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R.L. Boyce On World Cafe

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World Cafe Nashville: Moon Taxi

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Calexico On World Cafe

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Lee Ranaldo in the World Cafe Performance Studio. John Groome/WXPN hide caption

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Lee Ranaldo On World Cafe

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Lo Moon performs live at WXPN's Free At Noon Concert in Philadelphia, PA - recorded live for World Cafe Liz Waldie/WXPN hide caption

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Lo Moon On World Cafe

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