[Recap] Warpaint brings “emotional intensity” to Union Transfer
Oct20

[Recap] Warpaint brings “emotional intensity” to Union Transfer

Warpaint returned to Philadelphia and delivered a stellar performance at Union Transfer for the second time this year. Picking up their fall tour, the Los Angeles female quartet performed for a packed venue on Spring Garden street. It was only fitting they returned to Union Transfer, the site of their previous show. Not only did it give the fans that missed the previous show another chance to see the talented women up close, but the...

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Progressive Jazz Trio BADBADNOTGOOD Announces New Album, “Sour Soul” Featuring Ghostface Killah
Oct17

Progressive Jazz Trio BADBADNOTGOOD Announces New Album, “Sour Soul” Featuring Ghostface Killah

The Toronto jazz trio BADBADNOTGOOD have announced a new album called Sour Soul that features the long time Wu-Tang Clan rapper, Ghostface Killah on every track. The progressive jazz trio isn’t entirely new to teaming up rappers as their known for collaborating with Tyler The Creator. The album will be out Febuary 17 in the U.S. and Febuary 16 via the Lex. Below listen to “Gunshowers” which appears features Elzhi and...

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From Children to Men, Boyz II Men Return to Philly For A Private Performance
Oct17

From Children to Men, Boyz II Men Return to Philly For A Private Performance

SiriusXM Presents a Private Concert with Boyz II Men at their Former High School in Philadelphia  R&B legends Boyz II Men drop some knowledge on the students of CAPA Written By: Matt Pana, Photos by Elizabeth Thorpe and Tim Becker  Motown Philly is indeed back again. The city of brotherly love welcomed its favorite sons Tuesday as legendary R&B group Boys II Men returned to their stomping grounds. The Philadelphia High School...

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[Photo RECAP] The Black Lillies at Ardmore Music Hall
Oct17

[Photo RECAP] The Black Lillies at Ardmore Music Hall

On Thursday night, Knoxville’s The Black Lillies played their hearts out to a respectful crowd at Ardmore Music Hall. Local favorites Mason Porter opened the night, playing a range of songs from their three studio albums, and from the start of their set there was a lot of energy on stage. Mason Porter‘s folk/bluegrass showcases beautiful harmonies from the three regular members: Joe D’Amico (mandolin and guitar),...

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Tri-State Wax Revival – Frenchtown, NJ’s House of Wax Record Store
Oct16

Tri-State Wax Revival – Frenchtown, NJ’s House of Wax Record Store

Tucked between a two hundred and fifty year old hotel and a storefront lined with locally made wares, you’ll find House of Wax: Frenchtown, New Jersey’s first modern record shop. It’s a gorgeous day in this little river town (just a short drive north from New Hope, Pennsylvania) when I step into the store on a Sunday afternoon. Today, there are new sections of expertly rated, labeled, and organized vinyl, a growing spread of...

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[Recap] Little Dragon and Shy Girls Transfix Union Transfer
Oct16

[Recap] Little Dragon and Shy Girls Transfix Union Transfer

On Monday night the world stopped for a few hours. At Union Transfer, Little Dragon was the only place that existed and the crowd was transformed. Shy Girls opened up the night. Dan Vidmar’s liquid smooth vocals serenaded the die hard fans. Through the blood curdling screams and coo’s of the girls in the front row, the band delivered a set so sexual, the crowd was turned on from start to finish. In a fuzzy white and pink skirt Yukimi...

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