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WXPN Radio

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

XPN2 - Jingle Jams

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.

XPoNential Radio


Culture Cypher Radio

John Morrison is a Philadelphia based DJ, Producer, and writer. Born and raised in Philly, John began writing for local Hip Hop publications and Punk zines as a teenager.

John currently works as a freelance journalist. His work has appeared in WXPN/The Key, The Grammys/Recording Academy, The City Paper, Red Bull Music Academy, Jazz Right Now, Jazz Tokyo, Bandcamp Daily, and more.

As a musician, John primarily creates dusty, sample-based Hip Hop beats, recently crafting remixes for Record Breakin' Ensemble, Career Crooks and King Britt's Fhloston Paradigm. In 2016, John released his debut Instrumental Hip Hop album Southwest Psychedelphia, a cosmic, trip through a day in the life in Southwest Philadelphia. John's music has appeared in films such as Resistance: The Battle of Philadelphia, Marie Alarcon's 2018 experimental documentary Witness and radio play from WPRB, WKDU, WFMU, and BBC Radio.

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Check out John's last 5 posts on The Key

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