Category Archives: Note

SOYPTomorrow: a discussion about the state of the Philly music scene

“Philly’s Remastered Sound: A Music Economy Flourishing.”

16256-JIMI_Dom_Onesheet_Finish_02_LORESJimi Hendrix biopic starring André 3000 opens in U.S. theaters tomorrow

See it at the Ritz Five on Friday.

aka music instragram shotTomorrow is Record Store Day

Here’s a list of in-store performances around Philly, plus some special local releases.

Firefly Festival 2014Schedule: Firefly 2014 bands in Philly

A schedule of bands on the Firefly 2014 lineup with upcoing shows in the Philly area.

AtFest_Poster_20130516 Lo Res 3Philadelphia Folk Festival documentary At Fest premieres tonight at The Trocadero

New documentary captures spirit of the folk fest.

Philly Beer Week Beer Garden Concert SeriesTJ Kong-curated Philly Beer Week Beer Garden Concert Series begins tonight

Featuring Swift Technique, The Lawsuits, & more.

Non CommNon-COMMvention begins tonight, listen live on XPN

Tune in to performances by Phoenix, Kurt Vile, Sallie Ford, Mavis Staples, & more.

Swift TechniqueHelp Swift Technique complete a new EP and tour the U.S.

Playing this Friday at The Blockley.

logoDWe’re back!

After four days of downtime, catch up on all the missed posts below.

In case you missed it (weekly recap)

In case you’ve missed some of the music news and happenings during the week, here’s a quick recap of what we’ve posted about this week. Let’s start with some important site-related news: earlier this week we announced a partnership with …

Announcing the XPN Concert Calendar powered by The Swollen Fox

I am very, very excited to announce that The Swollen Fox has partnered with WXPN, the nationally-recognized leader in Triple A music and non-commercial radio service of the University of Pennsylvania, to deliver a new and improved concert calendar to …

Download a free live sampler from Lotus (playing FDR Park this Saturday)

In anticipation of “the two biggest Lotus shows to date,” the Philly-based instrumental band recently released a free live sampler, selecting 12 songs recorded on their Spring 2012 tour. One of those two biggest dates passed over last weekend when …

The Swollen Fox turns 2!

The Swollen Fox has just officially turned 2 years old! Thank you all for reading! I’ve got some very kind and awesome readers, and I really appreciate all of the support. I hope you all continue to read and enjoy …

Begin your 4th of July celebration tonight with Roots-presented events

As per the flier above, The Roots are presenting four different events around the city tonight in preparation of tomorrow’s 4th of July Jam on the Parkway. Get your holiday started off right and have a happy Independence Day!

Note: “Featured Tracks”

The “Download/Stream” category is getting a bit of a makeover and a little more attention. For one, it is now called “Featured Tracks.” Secondly, we’ll be posting at least one “featured track” a day from now on. We’ve already gone …