By Breanna Keohane

The Heavy | Photo by Breanna Keohane for WXPN

World Cafe Live was full of high energy Friday as UK natives The Heavy walked out on stage for Free at Noon. The funk band came out to debut their new album Hurt & The Merciless for Philly, a stop before they headed out to the West Coast for The Coachella Valley Festival.

The band started out the set with “The Apology” off of the new album. Vocalist and frontman Kelvin Swaby interacted with the crowd right away, causing fans to dance from the very first note. The lively crowd …read more