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Download a World Cafe performance of “Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go To The Party” by Courtney Barnett

Courtney Barnett | Photo by John Vettese
Courtney Barnett | Photo by John Vettese

The most awesome Courtney Barnett released her new album, Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit last Tuesday. The album has been getting rave reviews, including The Key’s John Vettese who said Sometimes I Sit is “a freaking arrival, a big rock record with catchy hooks and fierce playing from Barnett and her bandmates.” Continue reading →

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Download a World Cafe performance of “Big Time Nashville Star” by Shakey Graves

Shakey Graves | Photo  by Kelsey Stanger
Shakey Graves | Photo by Kelsey Stanger

Singer and songwriter Shakey Graves is back on the road, with a stop in Philly tonight for a sold out show at Union Transfer. Graves – whose real name is Alejandro Rose-Garcia – has been out touring in support of his recent album, And The War Came. Continue reading →

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Download a cover of “Blue Factory Flame” (Songs: Ohia) by Psalmships w/ Mike “Slo-Mo” Brenner

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Psalmships and Slo-Mo in WXPN Studio | Photo by Laura Jane Brubaker | laurajanebrubaker.tumblr.com

The recent 13th anniversary of the album Didn’t It Rain by Songs: Ohia, was the occasion for a recent feature produced by Folkadelphia’s Fred Knittel about the music of singer-songwriter Jason Molina. The Ohio musician came to prominence in the late Nineties performing and recording as Songs: Ohia, solo projects. and as the Magnolia Electric Co. Sadly, Molina passed away alcohol abuse-related organ failure in 2013. He was 39 years old. Continue reading →