Strand of OaksFive shows you should not miss in September

A royal pop star, a couple of hometown favorites, a star-powered duo, and more.

TV On the RadioTV On the Radio announces fall tour, shares new single

Playing at Union Transfer in November.

Trombone Shorty by Matthew ShaverRecap: Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue @ the TLA

Photos from Saturday night’s late gig.

Justin Townes Earle Single MothersStream Justin Townes Earle’s new album, Single Mothers

Playing at The Ardmore Music Hall on September 11.

Ryan AdamsStream Ryan Adams’ new self-titled album a week early

Playing at the Tower Theatre on November 19.

Polyphonic Spree by Wendy McCardleRecap: The Polyphonic Spree created a spectacle @ Prince Music Theater

Review & photos by Wendy McCardle.

Grimes @ Made in AmericaRain dampens a still fun day two of Made in America Philadelphia

Spoon, Grimes, Vacationer, & more impress at MIA.

2014 Budweiser Made In America Festival - Day 1 - PhiladelphiaKanye, hip-hop win day one of Made in America Philadelphia

Review & photos of Made in America, day one.

X @ The Trocadero - by Sara ParkerRecap: X stands the test of time @ The Trocadero

Review & photos by Sara Parker of last night’s X show with Not in the Face.

Blake MillsNew Music: Blake Mills – “Shed Your Head”

Playing at World Cafe Live on October 9 in support of new album, Heigh Ho.

She Keeps Bees by Molly DonahueNew Music: She Keeps Bees – “Radiance”

Playing at Kung Fu Necktie on September 26 in support of Eight Houses.

XPN Concert Calendar powered by TSFHar Mar Superstar, Bear’s Den, Steve Gunn, & more on sale soon

Your weekly roundup of ticket on-sales.

We Were Promised JetpacksNew Music: We Were Promised Jetpacks – “I Keep It Composed”

Playing at Union Transfer on November 21.

Broken BellsVideo: Broken Bells – “Control”

Playing at the Electric Factory on September 27 in support of After the Disco.

great boogie woogieCelebrate Labor Day at The Great Boogie Woogie in Olde Kensington

Ft. Walter “Wolfman” Washington, The Tin Men, & more.