Ben Harper Fill In For The Lumineers at Firefly Music Fest this Sunday
Jun21

Ben Harper Fill In For The Lumineers at Firefly Music Fest this Sunday

The Denver-based indie folk band The Lumineers and rapper Earl Sweatshirt have both dropped out of he festival, organizers announced Thursday night. The Lumineers, nominated this year as Best New Artist at the Granmys, will be replaced by a blues/soul set by Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite. Los Angleles rapper and Black Hippy member Schoolboy Q will take over for Sweatshirt. -Source: Denver...

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[INSIDE SCOOP] The Wheeler Brothers Discuss Family, Musical Influences and How to Frying An Egg In Texas Heat
Jun19

[INSIDE SCOOP] The Wheeler Brothers Discuss Family, Musical Influences and How to Frying An Egg In Texas Heat

The Wheeler Brothers are an Austin-based group, who’s recent release, Gold Boots Glitter, has helped them garner a good deal of attention, as they head to the East Coast to play Firefly Music Festival. Lead singer, Nolan Wheeler, discusses the recent state of affairs with Tri State Indie. Photo Credit: Jody Domingue Studio TSI: So, I understand that a lot of your family members play in the band with you. Whats the band lineup in terms...

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[LOOK BACK] The Crowd Erupts for ZZ Ward at Fed Live – Harrisburg, PA
Jun19

[LOOK BACK] The Crowd Erupts for ZZ Ward at Fed Live – Harrisburg, PA

Recently ZZ WARD brought her dynamic soulful-hip hop tunes to Fed Live in Harrisburg, PA. By displaying her broad influences and diverse style, this energetic performer enticed the crowd to be a part of the show with attendees dancing and clapping the night away. I arrived just in time for the beginning of this performers harmonious production. The crowd erupted moments into the set with the first chords of the hit single “Put the Gun...

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MiZ Jams Up the Abbey Bar at ABC with Citizens Band Radio
Jun19

MiZ Jams Up the Abbey Bar at ABC with Citizens Band Radio

Words and Photos by Autumn Walden The Abbey Bar at the Appalachian Brewing Company in Harrisburg holds a top spot among my list of favorite venues. It has the perfect kind of floor for dancing—a shiny, wooden dream. So if Elton John says “Saturday night’s alright for fighting”, then Friday night’s alright for dancing to MiZ and Citizens Band Radio. MiZ MiZ is Mike Mizwinski (guitar), Matthew Gabriel (bass),...

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What To Expect at Firefly Music Festival 2013 – Coming to Dover, DE This Weekend
Jun17

What To Expect at Firefly Music Festival 2013 – Coming to Dover, DE This Weekend

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last 2 years you should already be familiar with the Firefly Music Festival. Maybe you one of 30,000+ who attended per day last year, and if you didn’t you probably heard what a killer fest it was and have been kicking yourself since for not going.  Well now is your last chance to attend this years “East Coast’s Premier Music Experience”.  Single day tickets...

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[LOOK BACK] The Districts and Cheers Elephant Rock the Chameleon Club – Lancaster, PA
Jun17

[LOOK BACK] The Districts and Cheers Elephant Rock the Chameleon Club – Lancaster, PA

Taking the indie music scene by storm, The Districts hung up their backpacks on Friday night and got geared up to play a killer show at the Chameleon Club in Lancaster, PA. There were four opening acts. It started with two local high school bands and we eventually worked our way to Juston Stens and The Get Real Gang, who is led by the former drummer of Philly’s own Dr. Dog. Following Juston Stens was another Philly music sensation,...

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