[INSIDE SCOOP] Toy Soldiers Interview with Ron Gallo, There’s No Place Like Home – Show at Ardmore Music Hall TOMORROW

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“Sun was easily one of the best days of my life,” Toy Soldiers front man, Ron Gallo, said of his recent experience at the infamous Tennessee recording space, Sun Studios, musical den to the likes of Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley, forefather’s of the country and blues that tinge his own craft. RON: “It was

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Central Pa In Philly Night #7 – Dec 28th @ World Cafe Live


A collection of top notch bands from Central PA are loading up the amps in the horse and buggy once again when “Central PA In Philly Night” returns to World Cafe on Dec 28th for what is now it’s 7th installment. This event has always been an opportunity to showcase the music from west of

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Exclusive Free Download From Night Panther

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The guys of Night Panther have been oh so kind in giving the fans a free download of their track “Queen Bitch” on ARTISTdirect. Perhaps it’s a little gift for the holidays? Grab it here! The trio was formed in 2012 with a group of best friends, Farzad Houshiarnejad (keyboards, vocals), Michael Cammarata (bass), and Christopher Radwanski (guitar, keyboard). Releasing

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Beach House, Fleet Foxes, Grizzy Bear Collab – Tribute to THE BYRDS – GENE CLARK


Union Transfer in Philadelphia has a pretty awesome and rare announcement. Check out this news below about this power house of artist who will perform on 1/22 to pay tribute to Gene Clark of The Byrds. The Tour will also roll across the region with stops in Baltimore, DC, and back to back shows at

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Lou Reed Tribute Exceeds Expectations and Donation Goals

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Last Saturday, December 7th 2013, World Cafe Live and a core group of our Tri State Indie staff teamed up to bring the city of Philadelphia a mix of 12 incredible local bands and artists to pay tribute to the late Lou Reed. Noted for both his solo career as well as being lead guitarist,

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New Release Tuesday 12/12/13 – R. Kelly Drops Black Panties, Literally! [+MORE]


This week features hip hop from Childish Gambino and R&B from the legend, R. Kelly. If you order R. Kelly’s new album Black Panties online, you can actually order a pair of panties to go along with it. Chics will love the memorabilia, and dudes will love to look forward to them dropping! Hopefully R. Kelly

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[New Release] Snow Day (Take It Easy) – Appropriate Today For The Northeast


Today is the release of Snow Day (Take It Easy). The album is being co-released by FDR and BITBY Records as a limited edition 12” vinyl split holiday EP featuring four songs each from Taggart and The Successful Failures. In total the record contains four original holiday songs and four covers by the likes of

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Broad Street Music Group to host debut show at Hard Rock Cafe, Philadelphia


“Broad Street Music Group is really excited to host their debut show at Hard Rock Cafe – Philadelphia on December 11th at 8:00pm. This inaugural event will feature up and coming local bands from the area, including a headlining performance from Former Belle - who is new to the Broad Street Music scene. The rest of the lineup includes returning talent

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Levee Drivers Released EP with Friends at Kung Fu Necktie – Philadelphia

Levee Drivers

Since their last release in 2008, the Levee Drivers have been building a following with their Johnny Cash infused American Roots sound with fans of both a full band sound and broken down acoustic rock. Original members August John Lutz II at lead and guitar/lap steel player Kyle Perella have now solidified a solid 4

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Hopscotch Jefferson wins -Rock On Philly’s Bands & Bites Finalist Competition

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On Tuesday online music blog, Rock On Philly held it’s 2nd Annual Bands and Bites Artist of the Year competition at Hard Rock Cafe Philly. Finalist were: Paul Saint John, Ashley Leone, Victoria Watts, Slot 55, and Hopscotch Jefferson. Each ticket included a voting ballot and attendees cast their vote for the best as they watched performances throughout the night

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