This weekend’s edition of Sound Opinions

Sound Opinions Show #287: 05.27.11  - Will air in Philly listening area on 88.5 WXPN on Sunday, May 29th at 5PM Mike Watt of the California punk band The Minutemen talks about the band’s history, legacy and influential album Double Nickels on the Dime. Sundays at 5pm Every Sunday at 5pm, Sound Opinions fires up smart and spirited discussions about a wide range of popular music, from indie rock to classic rock, hip hop to...

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Live @ WKDU: Sunny Ali and the Kid

Live @ WKDU: Sunny Ali and the Kid -info courtesy of WDKU’s website Philadelphia’s own Sunny Ali and the Kid. Country death punk from two American born Pakistani studs. Sunny Ali and the Kid’s...

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Deer Tick

Deer Tick is led by singer/songwriter John McCauley, who takes his cues from legendary songwriters such as Townes Van Zant, Neil Young and Ritchie Valens, and big stage personalities like Sammy Davis Jr., and Tony Bennett. Like Tony Bennett, McCauley’s influences are something that set his live shows apart from most other acts. The Deer Tick experience is something that can be fun and heart wrenching at the same time. Deer Tick...

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Raphael Saadig- 5/26 Electric Factory Show

Raphael Saadig killed it at last week’s XPN NON COMMvention. If you missed him, be sure to catch him this Thursday at the Electric Factory in Philly. 8:30PM Click here for tickets  http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/02004688F40C80F4 -Bio Courtesy of Facebook Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter and record producer Raphael Saadiq has announced the release of his fifth studio album Stone Rollin’ on March 22, 2011 on Columbia...

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WXPN Celebrates Bob Dylan’s 70th Birthday

WXPN Celebrates Bob Dylan’s 70th Birthday with 70-Song Marathon Broadcast -courtesy of LevLane Public Relations PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – May 23, 2011- The legendary Bob Dylan is celebrating his 70th birthday on Tuesday, May 24 and WXPN (http://www.xpn.org), the nationally-recognized leader in Triple A (Adult Album Alternative) music and a noncommercial radio service of the University of Pennsylvania, is marking the occasion by playing 70...

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