[Show Coverage] Black Flag @Union Transfer: Delirious in Nostalgia
Jun26

[Show Coverage] Black Flag @Union Transfer: Delirious in Nostalgia

It’s not often that you get to see a sunken ship, but on Tuesday night the nostalgic crowd at Union Transfer saw Black Flag.  As many of the fans present hung on to the yester years of one of the greatest punk bands to ever exist, as they peeled one finger at a time off the ledge of legitimacy.  As hard as Mike Vallely and Greg Ginn, the only original member left, tried to keep it together, the Black Flag that took the stage at Union...

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‘LIGHT MY FIRE’ Rock Salute album to THE DOORS and Talks of Manzarek Tribute Concert
Jun26

‘LIGHT MY FIRE’ Rock Salute album to THE DOORS and Talks of Manzarek Tribute Concert

A few days ago ‘Light My Fire-A Classic Rock Salute to The Doors was released on CD through Purple Pyramid Records. Now being a big Doors lover, I’m not too keen on covers, but to be honest with you this album isn’t too shabby. It’s certainly worth a listen. The album features a full list of musicians from such bands as Yes, Foreigner, Moody Blues and many more. You can buy it off iTunes or Amazon today. In...

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Electric Forest Festival starts today!
Jun26

Electric Forest Festival starts today!

Another stellar festival with an amazing lineup is SOLD OUT!!!! But don’t cry! Because once again TSI has your covered. The lovely Liz Thorpe will be on location at Electric Forest all weekend long to bring you the best festival photos and reviews so if you’re not there, you can almost pretend you’re in the front row. Stay tuned to our social media for live updates throughout and tristateindie.com for post coverage...

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2014 XPONENTIAL MUSIC FESTIVAL Schedule released and artists added
Jun26

2014 XPONENTIAL MUSIC FESTIVAL Schedule released and artists added

For those who were on the fence, here’s 2 more reasons to attend WXPN’s XPoNential Music Fest – Ingrid Michaelson, AND Philly’s own, Strand Of Oaks. This fest is pretty much the bargain festival of the season, with full weekend passes that include the shows at the Susquehanna Bank Center for only $60 (WXPN members), and $125 (non- members) through 7/14. There’s also plenty of single day options as well as...

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Lovers League Release Tonight! @ Johnny Brenda’s w/ Hezekiah Jones & more . . .
Jun26

Lovers League Release Tonight! @ Johnny Brenda’s w/ Hezekiah Jones & more . . .

Tonight! Lovers League Album Release at Johnny Brenda’s with Hezekiah Jones and more . . . The show is presented by the Philadelphia Folksong Society and will feature Hezekiah Jones, Spinning Leaves and New Sweden.  Lovers League is a collaboration of Philadelphia songwriters Reverend TJ McGlinchey and Dani Mari.  The album release show will also feature a collaboration of Hezekiah Jones & Spinning Leaves (Spinning Joneses...

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Photo Recap:  Tegan & Sara Set The SteelStacks Ablaze with the Help of My Midnight Heart and Gold & Youth
Jun26

Photo Recap: Tegan & Sara Set The SteelStacks Ablaze with the Help of My Midnight Heart and Gold & Youth

Bethlehem, PA welcomed the dynamic duo, Tegan and Sara, to the Levitt Pavilion at the SteelStacks Monday evening.  The crowd was pumped up thanks to the help of the two opening acts, the divine Gold & Youth, and the soulfully sultry My Midnight Heart. Canada’s Tegan and Sara engaged the audience by singing both known and new material, much to the pleasure of a very enthusiastic crowd. The sisters go on to a very busy tour...

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