Catskill Chill One Week Away!
Aug28

Catskill Chill One Week Away!

By Steven Philips StSteven.com So it’s been a full summer of festies for me, and for many of you as well. Labor Day weekend is upon us, and it’s time to put an exclamation point on the summer of ’14.  Many people have asked what I’m doing next weekend (Sept 5, 6 and 7) and when I say Catskill Chill, if I get anything other than a knowing nod for reaction, I simply state that it’s my favorite festival....

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The Bad Doctors begin tour with show in Philly 8/22
Aug22

The Bad Doctors begin tour with show in Philly 8/22

Have you heard Philly’s The Bad Doctors? We’ll pay attention. This trio is currently recording with Jeff Zeigler (The War On Drugs) and have an upcoming tour that kicks off tonight right here in Philly with a show at The Pharmacy. If you like, The Smith, The cure, early REM, The Psychedelic Furs; you’ll probably dig this band.  Their bandcamp can be found here. Take a listen. http://baddoctors.bandcamp.com/ If in...

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Liberty Music Fest Starts tonight – Sunday @Finnegan’s Wake
Aug20

Liberty Music Fest Starts tonight – Sunday @Finnegan’s Wake

The third annual Liberty Music Fest (LMF) returns to Philadelphia on August 20th to August 24th. Organizers, DVT Entertainment and That Mag announced this year’s event will take place at Finnegan’s Wake on Spring Garden. All four floors will be utilized to present the biggest independent music festival yet in the Philadelphia area. Liberty Music Fest is expected to have more than 100 different performers this year. All genres of music...

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[Guest Post] Root Down In the Shadow – Hot August Music Fest Interview Preview
Aug16

[Guest Post] Root Down In the Shadow – Hot August Music Fest Interview Preview

[GUEST POST] Dan McGurk – Root Down In The Shadow Hot August Music Festival – Founder Interview & Artist Preview  “The stages are set for this year’s Hot August Music Festival (formerly Hot August Blues & Roots Festival) scheduled for Saturday, August 16, 2014 at the picturesque Oregon Ridge Park in Cockeysville, MD. The family-friendly event will include three stages of live music and performance artists; an...

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[TSI EXCLUSIVE] Minka Premiere New Album – The Republican (Listen)
Jul22

[TSI EXCLUSIVE] Minka Premiere New Album – The Republican (Listen)

Before it’s official release next Tuesday 7/29, stream the new EP from Philly’s own Minka below! Official press release: When Ari Rubin (singer/frontman) and Ian Brick (guitar) met up as sidemen on a reggae artist’s Midwestern tour, Minka was born. Since then, the Philadelphia alt-dance band has evolved from a duo writing songs alone in a dark basement to a well-oiled machine featuring Max Perla (drums), Joe Flack (bass),...

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