Since its launch in 2004, World Cafe Live in Philadelphia has presented the best of local, national, and international talent and hosted over 500 shows a year.
From presenting one of Adele’s very first US performances to showcasing artists such as Alabama Shakes, Graham Nash, and Edward Sharpe, World Cafe Live is famed for bringing established artists to a uniquely intimate setting, delighting artists and audiences alike.
World Cafe Live shares their space with University of Pennsylvania’s radio station, WXPN, which is known for its nationally syndicated program World Cafe. By entering their unique partnership, World Cafe Live and WXPN effectively created a clubhouse for the Philadelphia music community all while building a loyal audience base.
World Cafe Live will help celebrate the first ever American edition of Independent Venue Week when they welcome Bombino on Tuesday July 10–find your tickets here!