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

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XPN's own Kris Kringle, (Robert Drake) is presenting a unique mix of seasonal songs celebrating both the holiday and winter seasons.

World Cafe Archives

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

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The Greatest Year in Music Countdown

#15 of the XPN Greatest Year In Music Countdown is 1979 voted on by you the listener To read more about this great year in music visit The Greatest Year in Music 1979

05:00 pm The ClashLondon Calling
05:03 pm The ClashBrand New Cadillac
05:05 pm The ClashJimmy Jazz
05:09 pm The ClashHateful
05:12 pm The ClashRudie Can't Fail
05:19 pm Talking HeadsLife During Wartime
05:23 pm Gary NumanCars
05:27 pm The KnackMy Sharona
05:32 pm Tom Petty & The HeartbreakersHere Comes My Girl
05:36 pm Neil Young & Crazy HorseWelfare Mothers
05:41 pm ChicGood Times
05:44 pm Sugarhill GangRapper's Delight
05:53 pm Led ZeppelinIn The Evening
06:00 pm Gang Of FourDamaged Goods
06:04 pm Joy DivisionShe's Lost Control
06:09 pm Pink FloydRun Like Hell
06:13 pm David BowieLook Back In Anger
06:16 pm Marianne FaithfullBroken English
06:21 pm Graham ParkerLocal Girls
06:24 pm Joe JacksonIs She Really Going Out With Him
06:29 pm SupertrampTake The Long Way Home
06:34 pm The PoliceWalking On The Moon
06:41 pm B-52'sDance This Mess Around
06:46 pm BlondieDreaming
06:49 pm The CarsIt's All I Can Do
06:54 pm Bob DylanGonna Change My Way Of Thinking

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