For 25 years, the people at WXPN have managed to pull off something of a miracle stunt — to put on a music festival that’s both family-friendly, fun and genuinely cool. XPoNential seems in an almost mythical breed of its own. It’s a 21st century music festival that manages to bypass any light-strobed, stark-raving […]Read More Saturday at XPoNential Festival presented by Subaru Recap!!!
A show not to be missed is hitting Boot & Saddle THIS WEDNESDAY!! Touring in support of their first self-titled LP that came out May 24th, Aussie punk outfit Amyl and the Sniffers see Philadelphia half way through their USA headlining tour this month. Check out the latest vid shot on their last tour for “Some Mutts […]Read More (Boot &) Saddle Up for Aussie Punks Amyl & the Sniffers
LA-based indie band Raised on TV are heading out on their “Off The Couch Summer Tour” and will be stopping in Philadelphia to play Bourbon and Branch on July 23rd! Tickets are $8 and available now here! Check out their music below including their new singles “Soul on Fire”, “Caroline” and “Smog City”. Not in […]Read More Get off the couch and go see Raised on TV at Bourbon & Branch on 7/23!!!
Fifty years ago today, on July 12th 1969, Led Zeppelin headlined the Summer Pop Festival at The Spectrum in Philadelphia. To celebrate, The Mann is hosting Classic Albums Live tonight, performing both Led Zeppelin I and Led Zeppelin II in full!!! The show starts at 8PM and you can still get tickets now here. A review of this […]Read More Get the Led out tonight at The Mann! Classic Albums Live performing Led Zeppelin I and II TONIGHT!!!
On August 10th, Seattle-based band of babes Thunderpussy head to Philly to play Milkboy with support from our girls Full Bush as well as Hollis Brown!!! You don’t want to miss this epic upcoming show. We can’t get enough of Thunderpussy’s self-titled debut album out now via Stardog/Republic Records. One of my favorite jams from […]Read More Philly show NOT to be missed: Thunderpussy at Milkboy 8/10!!!!
Alt rock supergroup, Mini Mansions hit The Black Box at Underground Arts the other week for an evening of mesmerizing music with James Supercave opening things up. After wrapping a successful UK tour spanning the month of May, Mini Mansions kicked off their current tour of US and Canadian dates. Perhaps even more impressive; they’re […]Read More Guy Walks Into a Basement: Mini Mansions Slay Philly’s The Black Box at Underground Arts
Two of my favorite new bands, Walt Disco and The Ninth Wave played an epic show together this past weekend at Heartbreakers in Southampton. It was my first time at the venue and seeing both bands and I couldn’t have been more excited to get there. Heartbreakers is an incredibly intimate venue that reminded me of some […]Read More Walt Disco and The Ninth Wave slay Southampton
Garage rock power pop act, White Reaper are hitting World Cafe Live this Saturday, June 22 as part of Goose Island Beer Company’s takeover event! The Kentucky natives will be sandwiched between two local Philadelphia acts, Sheer Mag and Thin Lips. After a highly praised run of dates opening for The Struts’ Body […]Read More World’s Best American Band in Philly This Weekend (hint: it’s White Reaper)
Heavy riffs and psychedelic jams shook the Underground Arts as Australian rock act, Wolfmother kicked off their brief run of US dates the other month. Philadelphia was the first of only four east coast stops before the group embarked on a Euro-tour of mostly festival slots running through mid-July, ending back in their native […]Read More Wolfmother Victorious in Philadelphia
i99 Radio celebrated five years of 24×7 commercial-free radio (and still going strong!) last Friday at The Barbary. The featured headliner of the evening was cosmic rockers, DREAMERS, who flew all the way from Los Angeles to play for the sold out event. A great evening of rock was lined up before my boys, DREAMERS! Kicking […]Read More DREAMERS Launch, Fly and Land in Philly