Local favorites

The Key, WXPN’s online site focusing on Philadelphia’s best local music, has launched a new audio stream called “Songs In The Key Of Philly: Volume 1,” featuring two hours of new local music selected by WXPN’s Helen Leicht and Y-Rock on XPN hosts John Vettese, Kate Bracaglia and Jake Rabid. Each host has created a half-hour playlist that can be streamed online at any time featuring artists such as Free Energy, Dr. Dog, Hoots & Hellmouth, Reading Rainbow, Chiddy Bang and many more.

“There is so much great music happening right now in Philadelphia, and we’re proud to show off the best that our city has to offer,” says Bruce Warren, WXPN program director. Listen to “Songs In The Key Of Philly: Volume 1” at http://thekey.xpn.org/new-songs-in-the-key-of-philly-volume-1/.

Originally published on May 19, 2011