WXPN Radio

The premier guide for new and significant artists in rock, blues, and folk - including NPR-syndicated World Cafe ®

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XPN2 - XPoNential Radio

24/7 Musical discovery. A unique mix of emerging and heritage blues, rock, world, folk, and alt-country artists.

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World Cafe Archives

Join David Dye as he navigates the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

Folk Alley

Folk music radio streaming on the web; Americana, Roots Music, recordings, and stories from folk's best.

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XPN Music Film Festival 2017

XPN Music Film Fest Don't miss the XPN Music Film Festival - March 31-April 2 at the Prince Theater. For a complete list of events, and ticket info, click here.

XPN Fest 2017

XPN Free At Noon

  • Portugal. The Man Portugal. The Man
    Join us for the Free At Noon at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, as Portugal.

World Cafe Travel Adventures

World Cafe Travel Adventures Join the World Cafe team for a travel adventure to South Africa, departing September 19 – October 1, 2017. Reserve your spot today!

Artist To Watch

Listen to World Cafe

  • The Flaming Lips On World Cafe The Flaming Lips On World Cafe
    Frontman Wayne Coyne says he thrives in environments that combine art and chaos. Hear that conversation, plus live performances of songs from Oczy Mlody.

The Key Studio Sessions

The Key Studio Sessions
Check out the latest Key Studio Session featuring a performance by Jesse Hale Moore!

XPN Music Notes

XPN Music Notes Check out popular music news stories being discussed on, and off the air! Visit XPN Music Notes on The Key.

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Archived Streams

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Free At Noon Streams

World Cafe Streams


The next meeting of the WXPN Policy Board will take place on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Noon at WXPN, 3025 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. The meeting is open to the public.
For more information call Tess Coffey, 215-898-0628 during business hours, 9AM – 5PM, Monday through Friday.