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Fun. played the TLA (setlist, videos), playing Penn’s Landing in August

Fun. played a sold out show at the TLA this past Saturday and plenty of fan-shot videos have made their way to YouTube. You can find links to them below, alongside the setlist from the show. If you couldn’t get a ticket to the show (or could and want to see them again), they’ll be […]

Video: Dr. Dog – “Lonesome”

Below, check out Dr. Dog‘s video for “Lonesome,” the newest video from their new album Be The Void.

Sean Bones supporting The Mynabirds on tour, streaming new album Buzzards Boy

Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Sean Bones will be releasing his sophomore album Buzzards Boy on May 8th, but you can stream it now courtesy of Paste Magazine. Bones has also announced that he’ll be joining The Mynabirds on a two-week U.S. tour in June. That tour stops in Philly on Sunday, June 24th at Johnny Brenda’s. Get […]

Review (+ setlist): Colin Hay @ Keswick Theatre

“I’m gonna pepper the show with hits,” explained Colin Hay shortly after finishing “Who Can It Be Now?”, one of Men at Work’s biggest hits. Hay, a solo artist since 1987, has released 11 solo albums since his band’s breakup in 1986. More than 25 years later though, people still clamor for those hits. “Down […]

Ticket Giveaway: Sleigh Bells @ House of Blues (Atlantic City — 5 Pairs!)

We’ve got a few giveaways for you this week. We’ve already posted our giveaway for The Features at Kung Fu Necktie, now here’s one for a big show down in Atlantic City. Brooklyn duo Sleigh Bells will be playing at the A.C. House of Blues on Saturday, May 12th, and we’ve got 5 pairs of […]

Ticket Giveaway: The Features @ Kung Fu Necktie

In case you didn’t know, we’re co-presenting a show with Y-Not Radio this Thursday at Kung Fu Necktie. Headlining the show will be Nashville’s The Features, with support from The New Connection and Springs. We’re really excited for this one, and really excited to give you the chance to win a pair of free tickets. […]

Download a free sampler of The Spinto Band’s special guests for KFN residency

The Spinto Band will be playing a Tuesday-night residency at Kung Fu Necktie in May, beginning next week, and they’ll be bringing along two special guests each night. To get you prepared for the shows, they’re offering a free sampler featuring songs from some of these opening artists. The free sampler features The Spinto Band’s […]

My Morning Jacket announce tour with Band of Horses, to return to The Mann Center this August

My Morning Jacket have announced a summer tour of the U.S. and Canada, and they’ll be bringing along Band of Horses to support. They’ll return to The Mann Center in Philly on August 17th. Tickets will go on sale this Friday at 10 A.M. Prices range from $29.50 to $48.50. More information can be found […]

Video: Here We Go Magic – “How Do I Know” (+ stream their new album)

Brooklyn indie-rockers Here We Go Magic will release their new album A Different Ship, which is streaming in full at Spinner, next week. They’ve just released a new video for “How Do I Know,” which you can watch below.

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy announces new EP: Now Here’s My Plan (playing The Trocadero in June)

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy has announced a new EP to be released in accompaniment with his new book Will Oldham on Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy. The new EP, titled Now Here’s My Plan will consist of new versions of classic Billy songs, featuring members of the Wolfroy Goes To Town band with whom Oldham currently tours and […]

Who’s playing tonight? (Monday, April 30)

Monday, April 30, 2012 – Elisha Kane, The Science Project @ North Star Bar – 8:00/FREE/21+ – Hanni El Khatib, w/Sundelles @ Johnny Brenda’s – 9:00/$12/21+ – Kite @ Chris’ Jazz Cafe – 8:00/$10 –

Father John Misty, Justin Jones, Reptar, & many more albums streaming in full

As has become customary on Monday mornings, here’s a list of the new albums streaming in full this week: Alcoholic Faith Mission: Ask Me This – Out now. Stream here. Brian Jonestown Massacre: Aufheben – Out 5/01. Stream here. – Playing at Union Transfer on 8/23. Tickets here. Chicha Libre: Canibalismo – Out 5/08. Stream […]

Toy Soldiers, Eric Slick, Birdie Busch, & many more to pay tribute to Levon Helm in June

As you probably know by now, Levon Helm, the famed drummer for The Band, passed away on April 19th after a battle with cancer. The world lost a great musician and, by all accounts, a wonderful man that day. On Tuesday, June 12th, there will be a Levon Helm Tribute Night at World Cafe Live, […]

Who’s playing tonight? (Sunday, April 29)

Sunday, April 29, 2012 – Ben Arnold, w/Cowmuddy, Allison Polans @ The Fire – 5:00/$8 – Get Right or Get Left @ Milkboy – 7:00/$10/21+ – Into It Over It, w/Everyone Everywhere, & more @ The Barbary – 6:30/$12 – Kind of Like Spitting, w/Folklore, Little Big League @ Kung Fu Necktie – 9:00/$10 – […]

Recently Added to the Philly Concert Calendar

Here is a list of what’s been added to the Philly Concert Calendar since last week’s update. This week’s list includes Rush, Meat Loaf, Rufus Wainwright (w/Josh Ritter), Scissor Sisters, The Hives, Battles, & more.

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