[RECAP] A Sold Out Radio 104.5 Block Party Moves to Fesitval Pier and
Jun13

[RECAP] A Sold Out Radio 104.5 Block Party Moves to Fesitval Pier and

Sometimes a move is a positive thing. Radio 104.5′s Block Party, which are usually held at the Piazza at Schimdts in Northern Liberties Philadelphia, have moved to Festival Pier. Unlike when the shows were at the Piazza, the Festival Pier runs on a first come first serve ticket system. While tickets are still free. There is a possibility they can run out. Some may find this to be a negative, but I find it to be a positive. The...

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[RECAP] Rap Meets Reggae – Atmosphere & Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley @ The Electric Factory
Jun13

[RECAP] Rap Meets Reggae – Atmosphere & Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley @ The Electric Factory

Photography by Steven Philips StSteven.com Story by Jessica Fresquet As we cruised out of Chinatown and up North 7th Street in center city Philadelphia, the parking lot of the Electric Factory was already full, normal when arriving late for a show.  When it’s full at 8pm sharp, you expect a great crowd looking forward to some great music, and that’s we were treated to.  This show was originally scheduled for the Mann Music...

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[UPCOMING SHOWS] Tellus 360 features eclectic mix of artists this June
Jun13

[UPCOMING SHOWS] Tellus 360 features eclectic mix of artists this June

Right in the heart of Lancaster City, Tellus 360 embodies the creative, community-driven lifestyle of the city featuring art, music, cultural events-you name it, Tellus will deliver. Tellus 360 holds two stages, one small pub stage and a larger stage in the back, a gallery, newly added rooftop bar, and much more.  This summer, Tellus is featuring an eclectic mix of artists to their stages and introducing new sounds to your ears. They...

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The Hudson Project – A New Major Festival to debut this July
Jun12

The Hudson Project – A New Major Festival to debut this July

Each year new festivals pop up all over the country. One festival new to the festie scene this year is The Hudson Project which is set to debut this July in Saugerties, NY. The Hudson Project has been on our radar since the initial announcement this past winter, so as we draw nearer, we’re anxious to see/hear all its wanderlust given the powerful forces behind it who are putting it together. National production, promotion, and...

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In and Out the Garden: Music of the Grateful Dead festival – This weekend~!
Jun12

In and Out the Garden: Music of the Grateful Dead festival – This weekend~!

Calling all Deadheads! It time for the 7th Annual In & Out of the Garden Festival this weekend at Snipes Farm!!! This festival is one of the first festivals that TSI covered as part of the Tri State Live series in 2010, and let’s just say if you’re into what ‘festival season’ is really all about, then you need to kick off your summer season with In & Out of the Garden. The venue and overall vibe are...

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PLAYING FOR CHANGE Band live tonight at SteelStacks
Jun12

PLAYING FOR CHANGE Band live tonight at SteelStacks

TSI’s Lovely Lisa Boehm will be on-site covering Playing for Change tonight at Levitt Pavillion SteelStacks in Bethlehem, PA. The band features 10 artists from around the world including Amsterdam, Tel Aviv, South Africa, Japan, Zimbabwe, Los Angeles, Cuba, New Orleans, Los Angeles and the Congo. Keith Richards said it best stating “Playing For Change, That’s the way music was meant to be.”  The band has toured...

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