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

Guster performing live at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia for WXPN's Free At Noon Concert. John Vettese/WXPN hide caption

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Guster On World Cafe

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Josh Ritter performs live for World Cafe Gabriela Barbieri/WXPN hide caption

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Josh Ritter On World Cafe

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Sharon Van Etten inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Rachel Del Sordo/WXPN hide caption

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Sharon Van Etten On World Cafe

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Phosphorescent performs at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. Recorded live for this session. Taylor Johnson/WXPN hide caption

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Phosphorescent On World Cafe

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Glen Hansard Stephan Vanfleteren/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Glen Hansard On World Cafe

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Steve Earle on World Cafe

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Nilüfer Yanya performing inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Still from video/WXPN hide caption

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Nilüfer Yanya On World Cafe

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

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Cautious Clay On World Cafe

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Metric On World Cafe

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The Suitcase Junket performing inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Still from video/WXPN hide caption

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The Suitcase Junket On World Cafe

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Tedeschi Trucks Band On World Cafe

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Jenny Lewis On World Cafe

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Kark Denson On World Cafe

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Lucie Silvas On World Cafe

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