Tag Archives: Diplo

diplo-4citiesDiplo playing in four East Coast cities in one night


Playing in Baltimore, Philly, Atlantic City, and NYC on January 20th (into the 21st).

The Disco Biscuits’ City Bisco (ft. Diplo, RJD2, & more) coming to The Mann Center this fall


The Disco Biscuits have announced City Bisco, a 2-day, multi-stage festival headlined and curated by the Philly natives. It will take place on October 5th and 6th at The Mann Center and the lineup includes Diplo, A-Trak, RJD2, Paper Diamond, …

Recap: Day 2 of The Roots Picnic (Rakim, Major Lazer, Diplo, Chill Moody, No Kid Cudi)


For its 5th year, The Roots Picnic was expanded to two days (both at Festival Pier). Day one went very well, but bad weather made a mess of yesterday’s second day. Diplo’s Major Lazer was able to take advantage of …

Diplo nominated for Grammy, launches new Mad Decent Imprint


Congrats to Philly’s Thomas Wesley Pentz, better known as Diplo, for being nominated for a Grammy in the “Best Rap Song” category. Diplo co-wrote (and co-produced) Chris Brown’s “Look at Me Now,” which was also nominated for “Best Rap Performance.” …

Free concerts in Philly this week (August 1-7, 2011)


- Diplo’s Mad Decent Block Party returns to Philly for a 4th straight year, this time at The Piazza on Sunday after being moved from the Starlight Ballroom. The free party was supposed to be this Saturday, but had to …

Mad Decent Block Party 2011 lineups announced


According to Pitchfork.com, Philadelphia’s Mad Decent Block Party will take place on August 6th at the Starlight Ballroom and is completely FREE. Diplo headlines, followed by Das Racist, PO PO, DJ Sega, Brick Bandits, Paul Devro, Kito, Luvstep (Dirty South …

Diplo announces Mad Decent Block Party 2011 dates


Straight from Diplo’s twitter here are the four Mad Decent Block Party 2011 dates: 7/30 – NYC 8/6 – Philly 8/13 – Chicago 8/20 – Los Angeles The official announcement with more info is coming on Monday, but in the …

Shows of the Week (April 11-17)


This week’s shows in Philly include one of my favorite artists in the world playing at one my favorite venues (Strand of Oaks @ JB’s), three sold out shows (in two days) from WHY?’s Yoni Wolf, a sold out Dayglow …