Monthly Archives: December 2011

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 …

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 …

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: …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 @ …

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. …

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 …

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 – …

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 …

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 …