Submit A Concert

WXPN Radio

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

XPN2 - XPoNential Radio

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

World Cafe Archives

Join the World Cafe through performances and interviews with celebrated and emerging artists.

How To Submit A Concert To The XPN Concert Calendar

The XPN Concert Calendar is a curated concert listing which reflects the breadth of the artists and genres that the station programs. The calendar decisions are made by WXPN’s programming and promotions department and are not influenced by third party support of the station.

WXPN does not guarantee that every submission will be listed.

We need at least two weeks lead time to post to the calendar if we accept your submission.

To have your concert CONSIDERED to be listed on
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please send the following information:
  • Day/Date
  • Artist/Band Name
  • Venue
  • Price
  • On Sale Status
  • Link to Ticket Sales Page
  • 21+ or All Ages

IMPORTANT NOTE: Before submitting an event to the XPN Concert Calendar please make sure the event isn’t already posted.

Some guidelines we use to help decide which shows may be selected for the Concert Calendar:

It should appeal to XPN Listeners or potential listeners

The event is in the Philadelphia Metro area (including Bethlehem and Atlantic City) or Central PA

We will generally consider the following genres:
  • Rock
  • Indie Rock/Alternative
  • Hip-Hop
  • Roots
  • High profile Folk concerts
  • High profile Blues concerts
  • High profile Jazz concerts
  • High profile R&B/Soul concerts
Some types of concerts we do not post:
  • Cover/Tribute Bands
  • Classical concerts
  • House concerts
  • Open Mic