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

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Essential and Emerging Artists

Alabama Shakes (by Autumn de Wilde), Lizzo (by John Vettese/WXPN), Courtney Barnett (by Milk! Records), Ray Lamontagne (by WXPN) Autumn de Wilde hide caption

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Autumn de Wilde

"How Many More Times?"

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Sleater-Kinney Karen Murphy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Karen Murphy/Courtesy of the artist

Sleater-Kinney on World Cafe

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Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine Daniel Anum Jasper/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine on World Cafe

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Alysse Gafkjen/Courtesy of the artist

Lukas Nelson on World Cafe

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The Record Company Travis Shinn/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Record Company on World Cafe

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Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis Marselle Washington/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Marselle Washington/Courtesy of the artist

Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis on World Cafe

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Abraham Recio/Courtesy of the artist

Pachyman on World Cafe

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Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson Nidhal Marzouk/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Nidhal Marzouk/Courtesy of the artist

Iron Maiden on World Cafe

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Brandi Carlile Neil Krug/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Brandi Carlile on World Cafe

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Kurt Cobain of Nirvana (left) by Michael Ochs Archives, Q-Tip and DJ/producer Ali Shaheed Muhammad of A Tribe Called Quest (right) by Roger Kisby Getty Images hide caption

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The Culture Corner: Nirvana And A Tribe Called Quest

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Mickey Guyton Bonnie Nichoalds /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Bonnie Nichoalds /Courtesy of the artist

Mickey Guyton on World Cafe

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Kacey Musgraves Adreienne Raquel/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kacey Musgraves on World Cafe

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Merry Clayton Mathieu Bitton/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Merry Clayton on World Cafe

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Margo Price (by Bobbi Rich), Jason Isbell (by Alysse Gafkjen), Valerie June (by Renata Raksha), Charley Crockett (by Bobby Cochran). Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Matthew E White Cameron Lewis/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Cameron Lewis/Courtesy of the artist

Matthew E. White on World Cafe

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Billy Idol Steven Sebring /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Steven Sebring /Courtesy of the artist

Billy Idol on World cafe

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Adia Victoria on World Cafe

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