Phish Release New Live Bait Vol. 10 Ahead of Tomorrow’s “Fuego” Release
Jun23

Phish Release New Live Bait Vol. 10 Ahead of Tomorrow’s “Fuego” Release

Before a busy week, with the much anticipated release of tomorrow’s “Fuego” release, Phish’s twelfth studio album, followed by a Late Night With David Letterman performace,the band has released a free download of the tenth installment of their Live Bait series. This fresh collection of newly released  jams spanning over  20 years of live Phish comes just in time to get you stoked for the band’s 2014...

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Firefly Music Festival: Day Three Recap
Jun23

Firefly Music Festival: Day Three Recap

Saturday at Firefly started out overcast and humid, looking like it could rain. With the festival grounds so dusty, you almost wished it would for a few minutes to help keep the dust down as you made your way from stage to stage. Perhaps it was the energy from all the good music that kept the rain from falling over Firefly. One of the bands creating some of that good energy was Delaware’s own New Sweden who opened the Big Break Stage...

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[Show Coverage] Tigers Jaw @ Union Transfer
Jun23

[Show Coverage] Tigers Jaw @ Union Transfer

If Tigers Jaw were around when I was sixteen, I would have probably listened to them religiously.  They’re the exact kind of pop-punk/emo hybrid that I devoured as a teenager. I would have most likely been one of the dozens of kids hurling themselves from the stage into the crowd Monday night at Union Transfer, as Philadelphia welcomed the band with open arms. Fresh off the release of their third LP, Charmer, Tigers Jaw played the...

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[Album Review] Sam Smith – a New Vocal Treasure
Jun23

[Album Review] Sam Smith – a New Vocal Treasure

Already pegged as the male counterpart to Adele, Sam Smith is on the road to quick stardom at the ripe age of 22.  Smith’s lyrics speak of a heartbreak we’ve all felt and provides the vocal, crooner chops to accompany the emotion. In the Lonely Hour gives a real, honest, and refreshing sound, something that comes around and catches you by surprise.  How can you not be taken aback with chills with a performance like this…...

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Firefly Music Festival: Day Two Recap
Jun22

Firefly Music Festival: Day Two Recap

Now in its third year, the Firefly Music Festival has grown in size to include 7 stages within the festival grounds and 2 stages in the campgrounds. There will be over 100 acts performing over the weekend, and the estimated attendance for Friday was 80,000 people. Eighty Thousand People! The full effect of a crowd that large could be seen on Friday as you looked out across the sea of people moving from stage to stage. With the Main...

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Firefly Music Festival: Day One Recap
Jun20

Firefly Music Festival: Day One Recap

Words by Adrianna Hillborn | Photos by Timothy Becker A year’s worth of waiting was finally made worth it on Thursday, when the Firefly Music Festival opened its Main Gate at 5:00pm. With the addition of Thursday night performances, this year’s Firefly Music Festival kicked into gear one day earlier than last year. The massive crowd filed in from the campgrounds and parking lots into one of the longest lines I have ever seen to get...

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