Camera Obscura: Keeping It “Family Friendly”’ at World Cafe Live
Jul22

Camera Obscura: Keeping It “Family Friendly”’ at World Cafe Live

On Saturday night the six members of the Scottish band, Camera Obscura, gave a “family friendly” performance to the all ages crowd at World Cafe Live. Apart from omitting some swear words here and there, Tracyanne Campbell, did her best Cookie Monster voice while impersonating a vocal fan. “You sound like the Cookie Monster,” she said before thanking World Cafe Live for the oversized T-Shirts her kid received. Camera Obscura’s wistful...

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Zach Deputy Brings Chicken Pot Pie to Asbury Park
Jul21

Zach Deputy Brings Chicken Pot Pie to Asbury Park

“Happy Birthday, Drew Wajnert!” was the sentiment shared among both Zach Deputy and Keith Kenny as they entertained us sinners at The Saint in Asbury Park. Drew is the man behind Phanphest Enterprises and he’s breathing life into the Asbury Park music scene. Keith Kenny unpacked his Big Red Suitcase and sung about “Living in Circles”, “Technology”, and “Bad Medicine” with a guitar,...

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Bands Dodge, Dip, Dive, Duck and Dodge at 3rd Annual Glamour Kills Dodgeball Invitational
Jul21

Bands Dodge, Dip, Dive, Duck and Dodge at 3rd Annual Glamour Kills Dodgeball Invitational

On Monday the 14th, 14 bands off the Vans Warped Tour spent their day off in Scranton, PA playing a game of dodgeball basically just for the hell of it. Sponsored by Glamour Kills, a clothing line that is very involved in today’s music scene, the teams competed in knock out rounds of the playground game for the title of the 3rd Annual Glamour Kills Dodgeball Invitational Champions. Teams were broken up by bands and were made up...

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The Brothers Comatose Liven Up Tellus 360
Jul21

The Brothers Comatose Liven Up Tellus 360

The Brothers Comatose dropped into Tellus 360 to play a show on their way to New York after rocking the Red Wing Roots festival. Comatose is in their name, but there is definitely nothing lethargic about these guys. The self-described “rowdy string band” is nothing short of exciting. Led by brothers, Ben and Alex, this folk band from San Francisco plays you folk music like you haven’t heard it before. Most of the songs are lively,...

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10 Acts you can’t miss at Rootwire Festival this weekend!
Jul18

10 Acts you can’t miss at Rootwire Festival this weekend!

10 Acts you can’t miss at Rootwire this weekend 10. Zebbler Encanti Experience Zebbler is the genius behind EOTO’s Lotus Flower and Shpongletron. His 3D mapped custom visuals will literally have you melting. Someone is going to need to mop up the crowd at the main stage. 9. Conspirator Aron Magner and Marc Brownstein (keyboardist and bassist for The Disco Biscuits) formed Conspirator back in 2004 and have been pumping out an...

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Check out 2nd Street Festival on August 3rd
Jul17

Check out 2nd Street Festival on August 3rd

Come check out the 2nd Street Festival on Sunday, August 3rd. This will be the 6th annual 2nd Street Festival which is hosted in Northern Liberties. TSI will be hosting an onsite band lounge at the festival. This is one of Philly’s largest FREE festivals, offering awesome music, delicious food, and diverse culture for all ages. Be sure to check out the musical acts that will be playing all throughout the day starting at noon and...

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