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

Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi (left, credit: Karen Cox), King Princess (top right, credit: Gabriela Barbieri), Cage The Elephant (bottom right, credit: Gabriela Barbieri ) Courtesy of the artists / WXPN hide caption

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Kark Denson On World Cafe

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T Bone Burnett Josh Cheuse/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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T Bone Burnett On World Cafe

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Beirut Olga Baczynska/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Beirut On World Cafe

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Shovels & Rope inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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Shovels & Rope On World Cafe

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Pure Bathing Culture performing live for a WXPN Free At Noon Concert, recorded live for this World Cafe Session. Emily DeHart/WXPN hide caption

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Pure Bathing Culture On World Cafe

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

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Susto On World Cafe

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Calexico and Iron & Wine Piper Ferguson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Calexico and Iron & Wine On World Cafe

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Tim Baker Britney Townsend/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Tim Baker On World Cafe

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Perry Ferrell On World Cafe

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A-WA inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Makena Duffy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A-WA On World Cafe

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Molly Burch On World Cafe

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