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Music to Return to the Met in Fall 2018

Somewhere in Heaven, Oscar Hammerstein is smiling: Eric Blumenfeld, who is currently restoring his Metropolitan Opera House at 858 N. Broad St. in Francisville to […]

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CONCERT REVIEW: Alejandro Escovedo at Arden Gild Hall

The calm thunder of one of the foremost living musical forces played to a sold-out Arden Gild Hall on Saturday, May 28th — Alejandro Escovedo. […]

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Concert Review: Those Darlins Wave Goodbye at Boot & Saddle

Last Wednesday at Boot & Saddle, Nashville’s Those Darlins played the penultimate show of their 10-year career, one of two shows postponed by the blizzard […]

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Music Shortlist: Seven Shows To See This Week

Metric @ Fillmore Philly | Tuesday, March 15 Metric’s recent Pagans In Vegas doesn’t kickstart your heart like some of the band’s earlier work (or pull […]

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Opera Review: Capriccio is a Triumph

In the middle of World War II, Richard Strauss premiered his final opera, Capriccio — an elegant “conversation piece,” set in a grand salon outside […]

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17 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend

Extravaganzas Philadelphia Auto Show More than 700 cars and 250,000 auto lovers will be at Convention Center throughout the week. Headliners include the Fiats that […]

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Sign This Petition Against Mark Squilla’s Dumb Music Bill

Huge props to Dustin Slaughter of Billy Penn for cracking this one open: A new bill from Philly City Councilman Mark Squilla would require owners of […]

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New Music Video: Square Peg Round Hole at Ringing Rocks

Visitors to Ringing Rocks Park in Upper Black Eddy, Pennsylvania,have long considered the musical possibilities of the place. After all the whole point of the place […]

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Q&A: Randy Blythe of Lamb of God

Even if you’re not a fan of heavy metal, chances are you got wind of the outrageous headlines Lamb of God’s frontman, Randy Blythe, made […]

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Not Just Aging Hippies at Brian Wilson Show

A friend texted us when we got to the Mann Music Center in Fairmount Park last night to see Brian Wilson: “Saw Liz’s piece about […]

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It Happened Last Night: Cher, Cyndi, and Madame Patti LaBelle in Philadelphia

On Monday night, Cher brought her “Dressed to Kill” tour to Philadelphia with special (and I do mean special) guest Cyndi Lauper. Naturally, Philadelphia soul […]

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VIDEO: Bride’s Best Man Surprises Her With an Amazing Britney Spears Dance During His Wedding Speech

This video is quite literally the very first thing I saw this morning when I opened my eyes (which was both helpful in getting me […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: The Honest Truth About Cher’s ‘Closer to the Truth’

Before I say anything else about Cher’s first album in more than a decade, a word about my bona fides: The very first album I […]

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ALBUM REVIEW: The Honest Truth About Cher’s ‘Closer to the Truth’

Before I say anything else about Cher’s first album in more than a decade, a word about my bona fides: The very first album I […]

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CONCERT REVIEW: Icona Pop Killed It Last Night at TLA

Last night, Swedish electronic duo Icona Pop brought their booming, gay-loved party anthems to a packed house at TLA. The 45-minute set included every track […]