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Patrizio Buanne...To Philly with Love

International Superstar Returns to World Cafe Live on Valentine’s Day

by Mark Casasanto

Somewhere, back around eleven or twelve years ago, I was enjoying a rare night off with nothing on my agenda except a little peace and quiet. 1,459 more words


John Oates Brings Arkansas To Philly

John Oates, one half of the most successful music duo of all time, Hall & Oates, just released a new solo album entitled Arkansas. According to Oates, “It’s like Dixieland, dipped in bluegrass, and salted with Delta blues.” Just a couple days after the Philadelphia Eagles won their first Super Bowl, this mustachioed master of music brought his new tunes to the City of Brotherly Love, delivering an impassioned performance that resulted in the majority of the crowd buying copies of… 407 more words

Michael Cavacini

World Cafe Live: Alex Lahey

By Delaney Chaffin

On November 17th, I went to the World Live Cafe, located at 3025 Walnut Street. I took the Broad Street Line from Cecil B. 542 more words

Events And Interviews

Shawn Colvin at the World Cafe Live in Philly, 11/1/17

In some respects, life is little more than a succession of ephemeral moments that fit like bricks into the design that is the present; and the present is little more than the latest iteration in that never-ending stack of interlocked instances. 626 more words


Staff Pick: Noah Gundersen 10/22

Coming to WCL on Sunday, October 22nd is Seattle-based singer-songwriter Noah Gundersen. With his quiet, unique voice and deep lyrics, his music offers his heart on a string. 107 more words


Tash Sultana (Union Transfer, Philadelphia, PA, October 5, 2017)

[ATTENDED: October 5, 2017] Tash Sultana

WXPN starting playing Tash Sultana’s “Jungle” gosh… over a year ago.  I liked the song fine, but it was as I learned more about her–that she plays the entire song–every single sound–herself and she does it live using looping pedals that I became really interested in her. 1,206 more words

Tiny Desk Concert