[Upcoming] Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds w/ The Pimps of Joytime: Fri. Nov. 21
Nov18

[Upcoming] Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds w/ The Pimps of Joytime: Fri. Nov. 21

Sister Sparrow & the Dirty birds are bringing what the Wall Street Journal describes as a “…stick-to-your-ribs style rock…” to the stage at Underground Arts this Friday, Nov. 21. Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds is a seven-piece powerhouse that puts a modern spin on classic soul. The band is led by Arleigh Kincheloe (Sister Sparrow), whose astoundingly powerful voice and sly demeanor make for a spellbinding...

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[Upcoming] The Blurry Nights Return to The Legendary Dobbs This Friday
Nov18

[Upcoming] The Blurry Nights Return to The Legendary Dobbs This Friday

Philadelphia’s own psychedelic grunge rock synth-pop rockers, The Blurry Nights, are returning to The Legendary Dobbs for another showcase Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. The Blurry Nights sound blends elements of retro grunge, psychedelic rock, electronic dance and pop with an end-product that distinguishes them from their grunge and metal counterparts. The four members of the band definitely aren’t strangers to playing music together. A few...

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[Photo Recap] Steve Aoki and Lil Jon at the Electric Factory
Nov17

[Photo Recap] Steve Aoki and Lil Jon at the Electric Factory

Words and photos by: Teresa McCullough Steve Aoki, one of the most exciting live performers in the world, came to the Electric Factory last Thursday for Wired Fest III. Accompanied by Lil Jon, and Philly’s own Swizzymack, the energy got turnt up early in the night. Lil Jon, known for his hit “turn down for what” with pretty much the craziest video ever (check it out if you haven’t yet) hit the stage, and the...

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[Recap] String Cheese Incident at The Tower Theater
Nov17

[Recap] String Cheese Incident at The Tower Theater

Photography by Steven Philips StSteven.com Story by Lucy Pepper On November 7th, The String Cheese Incident made their return to The Tower Theater in Philadelphia. The last time the band played there was in December 2011. The show began with the title off their new album, Song in My Head. The album was released earlier this year. Produced by The Talking Head’s Jerry Harrison, It is their first studio release since 2009. The String...

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[Recap] Electrified!!! Voltage Lounge for Halloween: Underwater Sounds, Swift Technique, & Montoj
Nov17

[Recap] Electrified!!! Voltage Lounge for Halloween: Underwater Sounds, Swift Technique, & Montoj

Photos and Story by Steven Philips Halloween was Friday this year, but the big parties were in Philly were on Saturday night. PEX had their big party and afterparty and there were others, but I was saving the EDM for late late night. Rising Pulse Productions has not only put together a stable of great bands to manage, but they’ve been producing some awesome events in the Philly area lately. On Saturday night they bookended the...

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Yonder Mountain String Band Announce Winter Tour With New Lineup
Nov14

Yonder Mountain String Band Announce Winter Tour With New Lineup

The post-Jeff Austin era for the Colorado progressive bluegrass band, Yonder Mountain String Band has begun, as they parted ways with frontman, and mondolinist Jeff Austin earlier this year. The string band will hit the road with newly added fiddler Allie Kral, and mandolinist Jake Jolliff, who have been playing with the band reguarly this year since Austin left the band. The tour kicks off tonight in Philly at the Theatre of the...

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