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In Studio: Xylopholks

Monday, May 09, 2011

Street musicians have to find ways to grab your attention. If you’ve seen the Xylopholks before in the subway or at the Union Square farmer’s market, you probably haven’t forgotten them. The ensemble plays novelty ragtime music from the 1920s – while wearing furry animal costumes. They join guest host Jeff Spurgeon of WQXR to play live in our studio.

Guests:

Xylopholks

Comments [9]

Krishna from India

Great to see you playing Jon!

May. 13 2011 01:19 PM
Xylopholks from Brooklyn

Forgot contact: xylopholks@gmail.com

May. 10 2011 08:15 PM
xylopholks from Brooklyn

Hi Randy from Clinton Hill - YES! We do cocktail hours - or any hours - Thanks for listening - be in touch should you be having a wedding or know someone who needs some fuzzy ragtime entertainment. Best, Jon/Skunky

May. 10 2011 08:13 PM
Daniel Purdy from BK BK

That banana has got a great deal of appeal!

Tell Ari to stop drinking with pregnant ladies :)

May. 09 2011 02:58 PM
p2b

Finally, something made me smile today!

May. 09 2011 02:55 PM
art525 from Park Slope

You guys are fantastic! Even without the visuals. I will be wandering the subways aimlessly but with an ear out to find you. Thanks.

May. 09 2011 02:52 PM
Randy from Clinton Hill

Do you do weddings? I'm thinking cocktail hour.

May. 09 2011 02:50 PM
Jim B

Xylopholks must hire a dance troupe, give them skeleton costumes that glow in the dark, write a score for them, and perform it on Halloween.

May. 09 2011 02:47 PM
Caitlin

Pics or it didn't happen!

May. 09 2011 02:42 PM

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