I met our writer/photographer Pablo Martinez seven years ago at Johnny Brenda’s, one of our favorite Philly venues at a British Sea Power show. We both happened to go alone and ended up standing next to each other. While we were waiting for the show to start, he turned to me and asked me if I have ever […]Read More Life of Pablo: The Specials Rock the TLA
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
Des Rocs played the Radio 104.5 Birthday Show’s Mall Chevrolet New Music Discover Stage last weekend. More impressively was frontman Danny Rocco’s insane stage energy after not sleeping for two days in a row and catching a flight in from Colorado that morning!! You can read more on that amazing performance (complete with video) here! The Des […]Read More Talk Dirty to Me: A Quickie Q&A ft. Des Rocs
One of our favorite Philly bands are rocking the tri-state area next weekend and you do not want to miss these shows! Our favorite locals, Soraia are hitting a tri-state run next weekend!! Kicking things off at Berlin in New York City Friday June 14th, they’ll move to 118 North in Wayne, Pennsylvania just outside Philadelphia […]Read More Spend next weekend with SORAIA
Kicking off the month of June on the Philly concert scene, glam rockers Starcrawler open for hardcore punkers The Distillers at Union Transfer. Philadelphia last saw the young quartet headline a show at Johnny Brenda’s in February last year. The band has kept busy with a good amount of activity since then, dropping a one-off single (with […]Read More Starcrawler Set to Rock Union Transfer
Swedish punk rockers The Hives kicked off their seemingly short Scream Team Tour in Philadelphia this past Saturday at the beloved Electric Fac—I mean, North Sev—errrr, FRANKLIN MUSIC HALL with tour mates, Refused as well as local hitters, Control Top and RunHideFight. The last offering from The Hives was their one-off single, “Blood Red Moon” back […]Read More The Hives: Alive and Still Screaming
SASAMI, rock goddess, came through Philadelphia to play an intimate show at PhilaMOCA. An artist to put on your “if i’m not listening to them I should be” list, SASAMI is wrapping up her first headlining tour promoting her self-titled debut album. SASAMI’s album release also happened to coincide with the start of our beloved […]Read More SASAMI on our Minds: Philly can’t stop thinking about SASAMI!!!