Happy 10th Anniversary to WXPN’s Free At Noon – listen to the first FAN with Donavon Frankenreiter

Donavon Frankenreiter at WXPN's Free At Noon on 2/11/05 | Photo by Lisa Schaffer
Donavon Frankenreiter at WXPN’s Free At Noon on 2/11/05 | Photo by Lisa Schaffer

On February 11th, 2005, singer-songwriter Donavon Frankenreiter walked on to the stage of World Cafe Live in Philadelphia for the very first WXPN Free At Noon performance. Since then, hundreds of musicians have graced the stage every week for XPN’s weekly Free At Noon concert series. Continue reading →


Lotus, Gov’t Mule and more added to Scranton’s Peach Music Festival (happening 8/15-8/18)


The Allman Brothers have expanded the eclectic line-up for their Peach Music Festival with the addition of local post-rockers Lotus, jam band royalty Gov’t Mule. surfer-songwriter Donavon Frankenreiter.  Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Floodwood, Greensky Bluegrass, Dopapod, Royal Southern Brotherhood, Tauk, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, Cabinet, MIZ and Bill Evan’s Soulgrass round out the list of new acts.  Go here to check out the full line-up and watch Lotus play “Age of Inexperience” live at Red Rocks below.  Tickets and information for the August 15-18 festival at the Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain can be found here.


Tonight’s Concert Picks: John Wesley Harding’s Cabinet of Wonders at 215 Festival, Freelance Whales at Union Transfer, Spirit Family Reunion at The Abbey and more

The fantastic spectacle that is John Wesley Harding’s Cabinet of Wonders hits Underground Arts tonight in conjunction with the 215 Festival.  Bringing in special guests Dean and Britta, Elizabeth & The Catapult, Doogie Horner, Paul Muldoon, Alec Ounsworth, Carla Rhodes and The Spinto Band, the Cabinet is sure to entertain with its quirky, vaudevillian mix of comedy, music and storytelling.  Tickets are $15 here for the 21+ show; doors will open at 9:00 p.m.  Watch a promo video for the Cabinet of Wonders below.

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