2ND Annual “MAKE MUSIC PHILLY” is Coming, Get Involved Now
Mar14

2ND Annual “MAKE MUSIC PHILLY” is Coming, Get Involved Now

Make Music Philly is a day of free music taking place all over the city of Philadelphia each year on June 21, the first day of summer and the longest day of the year. Its purpose is to engage citizens in highlighting and celebrating the role of music in our lives and our city. The concept was started in 1982 in France with Fetes de la Musique, and was first celebrated in 2006 in the U.S. as National Music Day. On June 21, 2013,...

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SXSW Daily Round Up – Day 3 – Sleep, Going Koo Koo, Diarrhea and More
Mar14

SXSW Daily Round Up – Day 3 – Sleep, Going Koo Koo, Diarrhea and More

Down at SXSX in Austin, TX – Day 3 is a wrap!  Todays highlights include Sleeper Agent, The Kooks, Diarrhea Planet, So So Glos. Ya get it?…. Sleep, Going Koo Koo, Diarrhea and More? Thought that would get your attention! Stay tune for more daily recaps and be sure to follow the TSI Twitter and Instagram ( @tristateindie ) for live updates! Now onto the show… The KOOKS I had to see The Kooks and luckily, I was at the...

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[UPCOMING SHOWS] Los Lobos @ the Musikfest Cafe on June 8th
Mar14

[UPCOMING SHOWS] Los Lobos @ the Musikfest Cafe on June 8th

GRAMMY winners Los Lobos is one of the many new performances announced for the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. Tickets for the shows go on sale March 18, 10 a.m., to ArtsQuest Members and March 21, 10 a.m., to the public at www.artsquest.org and 610-332-3378. On June 8, 7:30 p.m., Los Lobos will bring its high-energy rock, blues, country and Latin sounds to the Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling.  The...

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Pine Barons Drop New Video – “Dont Believe What They Told You”
Mar14

Pine Barons Drop New Video – “Dont Believe What They Told You”

Since their debut self title album was released in March 2013 Pine Barons have really been blowing up on the scene. This brotherhood hailing from South Jerz consists of Keith Abrams (gutar/vocals), Brad Pulley (Guitar/Vocals), Collin Smith (Drums/Vocals), and Shane Hower (Bass/Percussion).  With their self proclaimed “Psych-folk-harmonious-americana-rock and roll” sounds, it is no wonder they have already toured with The...

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[LISTEN] Jonny Two Bags releases Salvation Town on April 1st
Mar14

[LISTEN] Jonny Two Bags releases Salvation Town on April 1st

Jonny Two Bags, better known as Jonny Wickersham, guitarist for Social Distortion, is releasing his debut album, Salvation Town on April 1st on Isotone Records. You would be surprised this roots- rock album was created by the guitarist for the Southern California punk-rock institution, Social Distortion. Shortly after the album release, Jonny Two Bags will be joining us in Philadelphia to the Theatre of Living Arts on Wednesday, April...

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SXSW Daily Round Up – Day 2 – NPR Showcases, St. Vincent, Kelis & More
Mar13

SXSW Daily Round Up – Day 2 – NPR Showcases, St. Vincent, Kelis & More

Firsty, my thoughts are with all of those who have been effected by the tragic drunk driving accident here at SXSW that occurred early this morning. For more details on this story you can check out our report & ongoing updates. Secondly, I would like to say that after using B Cycle Bike Sharing in Austin, I couldn’t be more excited for Philly to get in on the action. Now onto the spirit of what SXSW is all about celebrating…...

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