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Who’s playing tonight? (New Year’s Eve)

- Amazin’ Grace Little @ Warmdaddy’s – 7:30 & 10 PM. $10. – Beth Hart, w/Brooke Shive & the 45’s @ The Blockley – 7 PM. $135. 21+. – Bleeding Rainbow, Eternal Summers, Creepoid, Pink Skull, Slutever, Fire in the Hearts and Minds, Exploding World @ The Level Room – 8 PM. $15. 21+. – […]

Stream NICOS GUN debut album PLUSH, see them live tomorrow night at The Fire

NICOS GUN will officially released their debut full-length PLUSH tomorrow. You can stream it below or here, and you can ring in the New Year with them tomorrow night at The Fire. Tickets are just $10 and available here. PLUSH by Nicos Gun

10 Favorite Albums of 2011

Just like last year, I have compiled a list of my 10 favorite albums of the year. Again, I’ve resisted the urge to waste time ranking them from 1 to 10 and have simply grouped them into groups of two: top 5 and bottom 5. Here’s the list, organized alphabetically within the two groups. Top […]

Favorite Concerts of 2011

This year, I have had the great fortune of attending more concerts than I ever imagined attending in a calendar year. I saw and covered many, many great concerts this year, and have somehow managed to pick the 15 best shows I saw in and around Philadelphia this year. (Note: shows are listed in chronological […]

O.A.R. add third TLA show, tix on sale at noon

Sometime amidst all the craziness of the holidays, the TLA managed to sneakily add a third O.A.R. to their March visit. Tickets for their March 15th and 16th shows went on sale two weeks ago, and the 16th is already sold out (tickets, however, remain available for night one). The newly added show will be […]

Who’s playing tonight? (Friday, December 30)

While one Jersey band (The Once Was) reunites tonight, another will say goodbye (Thursday). The Once Was is Frank Cervantes’ (of The City Music Project) old band from Moorestown, and after two years apart they’ll reunite for one-night-only at World Cafe Live. Meanwhile, over at the TLA, New Brunswick’s Thursday will be playing their last […]

Review (+ setlist): Three Legged Fox @ World Cafe Live

Three Legged Fox played at the World Cafe Live last week. Below, read Paige Levin’s review of the show and check out the setlist.

Who’s playing tonight? (Thursday, December 29)

Finally, a busy night. After a very slow week due to the holidays, the Philly live music scene is heating back up for the final weekend of 2011. DJ and producer Diplo is back home tonight for a sold out show at Union Transfer, while DJ Jon Gooch, better known as Feed Me, is at […]

Who’s playing tonight? (Wednesday, December 28)

- Conjunto Philadelphia @ Chris’ Jazz Cafe – 7 PM. $10. – Elevated Gypsies, w/Charlie Raboteau @ Tritone – 21+. – Graham Alexander @ World Cafe Live (Down) – 8 PM. $22. – John Francis, w/Brian Flanagan, Zach Stock @ Tin Angel – 8 PM. $10. 21+. – Kill the Broadcast, & more @ The […]

Who’s playing tonight? (Tuesday, December 27)

- Carmen Magro, & more @ The Grape Room – 8 PM. $5. 21+. – Earl Phillips Big Band @ Chris’ Jazz Cafe – 7 PM. $12. – Heavy Beat, The Magnets @ North Star Bar – 8 PM. $7. 21+. – Kuf Knotz presents The BoomBox Collective ft. Swift Technique, The City Music Project, […]

Who’s playing tonight? (Monday, December 26)

With Christmas falling on a Sunday this year, today (Monday the 26th) becomes an official holiday to observe Christmas. That means there is next to nothing to do tonight if you want to see some live music. Your only choice that I know of is North Star Bar’s free Victorian Dining Room Series. Here’s the […]

Who’s playing tonight? (Sunday, December 25)

Yes, there actually is a concert tonight. One band, Megadeth, is up for the task of a Christmas Day show at The Grape Room in Manayunk. – Megadeth @ The Grape Room – 8 PM. $2. 21+.

Who’s playing tonight? (Saturday, December 24)

– Bryan Parr & the Blind Date Band @ Warmdaddy’s – 7:30 & 10 PM. $20. – Marky B & the Honeytones @ The Twisted Tail – 9 PM. 21+. – Matisyahu, w/Cris Cab @ Theatre of Living Arts – 7 PM. $30. – Webb Thomas & His Trio @ Chris’ Jazz Cafe – 8 […]

Who’s playing tonight? (Friday, December 23)

Get Out Alive by Three Legged Fox – Afferent Cue, w/Last Hour Battle @ Tin Angel – 7:30 PM. $10. 21+. – Bryan Parr & The Blind Date Band @ Warmdaddy’s – 7:30 & 10 PM. $20. – The Q Family Band, w/Young Pilgrims, Tom Carr @ Milkboy Coffee – 8 PM. $8. – Close […]

Youth Lagoon, Every Avenue, Saul Williams tickets on sale today

Poet, writer, actor, and musician Saul Williams will play at World Cafe Live (Downstairs) on Wednesday, February 22nd. Tickets went on sale this morning at 10 A.M. His fourth studio album , Volcanic Sunlight was released back in May. Youth Lagoon, who played to a sold out crowd at Milkboy last month, is returning to […]

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