Tag Archives: philly

DEER TICK & DR. DOG @ TERMINAL 5

by Mike Schoeck New York always seems to be the touring band’s home away from home, and as such, bands seem to always give their A-game. Philly’s Dr. Dog brought out all the staples of their latest timeless indie-pop-tinged classic rock, as featured on their first major-label effort, Shame, Shame, at their Saturday night show at [...]

NEW BLOOD FEATHERS: “DON’T KNOW YOU AT ALL”

by john ziegler Blood Feathers is a band from Philly. They’re tough dudes. They like rock music and rhythm and blues and that boogie woogie shuggie shuggie and catfish and pie a whole lot. They drink plenty sweet tea, whatever that means, and they once set a piano on fire. Not many folks know them [...]

THE PRODIGY EXPERIENCE

by bmac (photos by matt swern) I’m not the biggest techno fan, so when I walked into the Electric Factory last night I took one look around and wondered what the hell I was doing there.  There was a guy on stage who didn’t appear to be doing anything, a sparse low-key crowd (99 percent [...]

THE PRODIGY INVADE PHILLY TUESDAY NIGHT

by hank It’s extremely difficult for ANY band to stay relevant for 20 years. The musical landscape is just so damn dynamic.  Eventually everyone is presented with the same critical choice:  Do you change your style and test the loyalty of your fanbase?  Or do you stick to your guns and run the risk of [...]

ADERBAT IN PHILLY

by eliza czander Lately I’ve been finding myself searching for music that will take me on some sort of journey. Searching for an album I can listen to from start to finish, that I can fall into, and completely unbend. Radiohead and Jeff Buckley are both all too familiar by now, and Frightened Rabbit is [...]

MERZ WITH JOSH ROUSE @ JOE’S PUB

by choo freeman Conrad Lambert, aka Merz, has some U.S. tour dates approaching in NYC and Philly. The Manhattan dates are at Joe’s Pub with Josh Rouse. Those will be beautiful shows and well worth attending. Also a solid option for a third date. The UK songwriter is promoting his recently released, digital only EP [...]

VORCAN IN PHILLY

by muggs Vorcan, a badass collaborative art duo out of Philly, tears it up at the Fire to the mesmerizing tunes of The Motet. Vort and Cank (the founders of Vorcan) use the music as their inspiration, and have painted over 250 shows across the US and Europe. For their latest project they produced 50 [...]