Johnny Brenda’s was SOLD OUT on Friday for punk icons The Spits with Dark Thoughts and Night Birds! Kicking off the show was Dark Thoughts, based out of West Philly. Their latest album, Must Be Nice, was released in December 2019. Next on the bill was another local band from just over the bridge in […]Read More Relive The Show: The Spits SOLD OUT at Johnny Brenda’s!
Iconic Punk band, The Spits, are performing a sold-out show this Friday at Johnny Brenda’s with Night Birds! Hailing from Kalamazoo, Michigan, The Spits have been making music for nearly three decades (since 1993). This tour follows the release of their sixth album, titled VI, their first album in nine years released in October 2020. […]Read More Philly Show Not To Be Missed: The Spits at Johnny Brenda’s 2/18!
Three of our favorite Philly-based bands Full Bush, UgLi, and Kelsey Cork & The Swigs played an epic show before the holidays at Johnny Brenda’s – relive the show with photos by Sarah Puleo! Listen to all three bands below, and don’t miss UgLi‘s next show at First Unitarian Church with The Warhawks, The Dead […]Read More Full Bush, UgLi, and Kelsey Cork & The Swigs at Johnny Brenda’s by Sarah Puleo
The Districts were meant to play in Philly three times this week before the New Year including two headlining sold-out shows at Johnny Brenda’s, and tonight supporting Dr. Dog on their last tour at The Fillmore in Philadelphia. The Districts unfortunately (but justly) had to cancel their shows at Johnny Brenda’s this week and will […]Read More Listen Now: New Music from The Districts + New Album Due Out Feb. 5th!!!
Hot off the release of their Movie Night EP, Philly’s Full Bush are headlining one of our favorite venues, Johnny Brenda’s, tomorrow night (12/16) with Kelsey Cork & The Swigs and UgLi as support! Doors are at 8PM with Kelsey Cork & The Swigs on at 9PM, UgLi at 10PM, and Full Bush are rocking […]Read More Philly Show NOT to be missed: Full Bush EP Release show feat. Kelsey cork & The Swigs, and Ugli at Johnny Brenda’s 12/16!!!
Full Bush is back with a vengeance of new music! ‘Movie Night’, their new EP, released on Brutal Panda Records today and you can listen now via Spotify below.My favorite songs from the EP are the raw, loud, title track “Movie Night”, “Wild Heart” with its epic soaring vocals and guitars, and the absolutely epic […]Read More LISTEN NOW: FULL BUSH RELEASE NEW ‘MOVIE NIGHT’ EP!!!
Wow, it was so great to be home visiting Philly this past month!! So much has changed since I’ve been home but the music community remains incredible and the artists that tour through Philly can tell you, we love music! SQUID has been one of my favorite bands after seeing them live at SXSW in […]Read More Show recap: Squid at johnny brenda’s
Hey friends!!! Cher here with some great news. Not only am I lucky enough to be back in Philly on this glorious, warm, sunny, (feels like summer in winter) day, but one of my favorite bands (especially to experience live) SQUID is in town and playing a sold-out show at Johnny Brenda’s TONIGHT!!! SQUID consists […]Read More PHILLY SHOW NOT TO BE MISSED: SQUID PLAYS A SOLD-OUT JOHNNY BRENDA’S TONIGHT!!!
Fontaines D.C. played their highly-anticipated and long sold-out show at Johnny Brenda’s in Philly last weekend with Pottery opening the show as support. Our resident photographer and Fontaines super fan Pablo Martinez head to this epic show to capture the sweaty, heavy, electric show. Openers Pottery from Montreal kicked the show off with an epic, […]Read More Fontaines D.C. slay Johnny Brenda’s