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There’s a New Philly Music Festival: HoagieNation

Live Nation today announced a new music festival that’s coming to Philadelphia. It has a lot of local flavor: It’s being curated by Hall & […]

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DRWC Unveils Early Redevelopment Plans for Festival Pier Site

Welp, it’s official. The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation has chosen the partnership of Jefferson Apartment Group and Haverford Properties to transform the 11.5-acre Festival Pier […]

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Report: Board Could Choose Festival Pier Developer on Friday (Updated)

Spring Garden Street leading up to the Delaware River has become a hotbed of development activity this year, and there’s probably no bigger project on […]

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DJ Armin van Buuren Talks Career, Fame and Words to Live By

Last night’s Armin van Buuren concert at Penn’s Landing’s Festival Pier felt like a sort of religious revival pimped out with glow sticks, fog machines, […]

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3 Pro-Weed Events in Philly This Week

Mayor Nutter may have signed a marijuana decriminalization bill in October, but Philly still has a long way to go to legalization. Part of that journey involves […]

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Potential Festival Pier Developers Whittled Down to Three Finalists

The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation sent out notice in February that they were looking for expressions of interests regarding the redevelopment of the Festival Pier, […]

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Roots to Bring Erykah Badu, A$AP Rocky, Win Butler to Philly for Roots Picnic

The Roots Picnic has quickly become one of Philly’s great summer concert traditions, a one-day, three-stage festival where the Roots come back to Philly and […]

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Morning Headlines: Parcel on Delaware Waterfront Seeks Expressions of Interest

Now here’s an exciting update for developers looking for a piece of the Delaware waterfront: the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation has put out a Request for […]

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7 Shows to See in Philly This Week: Ed Sheeran, Parachute, Grouplove, and More

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PHOTOS: Calvin Harris and Co. Drop the Bass for Wired Fest Fans

The alcohol- and drug-induced mayhem that was Wired Fest was a huge hit — with music, booze and other clearly observable extra-curricular activities. Hosted by […]

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I Went to a Concert Populated by Half-Naked Teenagers and Somehow Survived

I was 17 the first time I ever felt old at a concert. I went to the Rancid show at the Electric Factory with a […]

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7 Shows to See in Philly This Week: Diarrhea Planet, Streets of Laredo, a Free Summer Block Party and More

You know what the doctor says: A little music every day keeps the blahs away. To help, we round up a concert for every day of […]

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Michael Schulson’s Food Truck Debuts This Weekend

Michael Schulson is showing off his Independence Beer Garden food truck this weekend at Festival Pier at Penns Landing. Today, for the Wired Fest and tomorrow […]

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Philly to Get a Burst of New Projects by Groundswell Design Group

Groundswell Design Group’s track record (think last summer’s Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Pop-Up Garden) has left us in anticipation about what they’ll do next. Fortunately, the […]

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Groundswell Design Group Is Making Philly More Swell

David Fierabend of Groundswell Design Group has become one of our favorite people. He and his company were behind the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Pop-Up Garden from […]