I grew up in Fort Washington, a suburb outside of Philly and I'm currently attending Temple University as part of the class of 2016. I love music in all of its forms, but particularly like ska/punk and other alt-rock type musics.

The Fratellis Take Over World Cafe Live, Philadelphia 11/4


The Fratellis performed downstairs at the World Cafe Live along with their opening act The Ceremonies on Monday, November 4, 2013. The Ceremonies started off the night by performing the music from their self-titled EP. They were well received by the audience, the music was fun, catchy, and the people had a good time. Not

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[REVIEW] The Lawsuits’ ‘Cool Cool Cool’ – A Little Blues, A Little Soul, A Little Folk, A Little Funk, and A Lotta Cool!


Philadelphia’s The Lawsuits‘ new album, Cool Cool Cool, AVAILABLE NOW! Cool Cool Cool Album Release Show will be going down at Philadelphia’s Johnny Brenda’s on Oct 18th – Snag your tickets today! The album’s a pretty eclectic mix of songs. It’s choc full of a little blues, a little soul, a little folk, and little

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Morcheeba releases new music video for “Gimme Your Love”


Electronic pioneers Morcheeba have shared a new music video for their song “Gimme Your Love,” the first single off of their upcoming album, Head Up High (out October 15). Check out the video, listen below,         The video features singer Skye clad in flowing silk robes, giving her a spiritual and serene appearance fitting

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New vid from The Chairman Dances. Show on Friday, 8/30


Philly’s The Chairman Dances released a new music video for their song “The Words Came All At Once” in preparation for their upcoming show at Pterodactyl this Friday, August 30 from 8-11 PM. The show is free and for all ages, so make sure you check it out! Opening for The Chairman Dances will be

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Empire Escorts’ new single “Keep the Ghosts at Bay”

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New Jersey’s hard rock quartet with “exposed roots,” Empire Escorts recently released their newest single, titled “Keep the Ghosts at Bay” off of the heels of their EP titled The Weather. You can listen to the single below and download it as well as purchase Empire Escorts and The Weather EP on Empire Escorts’ Bandcamp. The band has

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The Dear Hunter to perform @ Union Transfer 9/7


The Dear Hunter will be joined by a string quartet for seven special concerts across the U.S. this September. Most shows will be seated and will highlight the more lush, orchestral side of the band as they perform songs from their entire catalog. The band will also be joined by special guest performers on each

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The Swollen Fox Turns 3- Anniversary Concert TONIGHT @ PhilaMOCA


Philly’s own music blogger Keven Kennedy AKA The Swollen Fox will be celebrating his site’s 3-year anniversary with a concert tonight at PhilaMOCA. The night will begin at 8 pm and tickets will cost $10 at the door. Bands performing will be Shark Tape, Swift Technique, and TJ Kong and the Atomic Bomb in that order. FACEBOOK

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See Ballyhoo! Tonight @ Hard Rock Cafe

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Baltimore’s reggae/rock band Ballyhoo! will be performing live tonight at Philly’s Hard Rock Cafe as a part of their Summer Sickness tour. Doors for the 18+ show open at 8 p.m. and tickets are $16. Opening for Ballyhoo! are Authority Zero and Versus The World. Ballyhoo! sounds kind of like a mixture of reggae/rock bands

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TAUK @ The Union Transfer 6/29


Instrumental jam band TAUK will be performing live at the Union Transfer Saturday June 29. The band will be opening for jazz/jam band The Greyboy Allstars. Doors open at 8 p.m. and tickets cost $20-$25. TAUK’s two studio releases feature a series of guitar-based songs that range from ethereal and calm to intense. Check out

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Lost In Society’s “Not Afraid”


New Jersey-based punk band Lost In Society recently released a new video for their 2011 single, “Not Afraid.” The video features the band first playing a mother with loose morals, father with an apparent past drinking problem, and a kid who loves playing at the town arcade. When the song picks up, the video switches

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