Experience The 2018 XPoNential Music Festival On Video : World Cafe Watch live performances from WXPN's three-day festival, set before the Philadelphia skyline.
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Experience The 2018 XPoNential Music Festival On Video

Lukas Nelson performing live at the XPoNential Music Festival. John Vettese / Natalie Piserchio/WXPN hide caption

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Lukas Nelson performing live at the XPoNential Music Festival.

John Vettese / Natalie Piserchio/WXPN

For the last 25 years, WXPN in Philadelphia, where we produce World Cafe, has been presenting a three-day music event, the XPoNential Music Festival. This year, over the weekend of July 27, 28 and 29, more than 30 bands performed.

Today we bring you highlights from this year, featuring performances from Margo Price, Josh Ritter, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Blind Boys of Alabama, Sunflower Bean, Courtney Marie Andrews, Mondo Cozmo, Hiss Golden Messenger, The National Reserve, NPR Slingshot artists Mt. Joy and Lo Moon, Bermuda Triangle (featuring Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes), Darlingside, Devon Gilfillian, Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, Jupiter & Okwess, Philadelphia hip-hop group &More and others. Watch these performances in the VuHaus playlist below.