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Three Old-School Hip-Hop Acts to Catch in Philly This Week

Long before Kanye found Jesus, these acts dominated the charts. See them all this month. Snoop Dogg Around since: 1992 Song you undoubtedly know: “Gin […]

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Madonna Reviewed: Her Madame X Show at the Met in Philly Is a Beautiful Failure

I wasn’t sure that I was going to be able to write a review of Madonna’s Madame X show at the Met in Philly. The […]

aerosmith borgata atlantic city concert
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It Happened Last Night: Aerosmith Played for 3,000 People in Atlantic City

The last time Aerosmith played anywhere near Philadelphia, it was in 2014 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on their Let Rock Rule tour. And […]

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The Iconic Tower Theater Spire Will Be Gone by the End of the Week

If you’ve ever been to 69th Street in Upper Darby, you know that one of the most striking elements of the once-thriving commercial district is […]

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The Roots Picnic Should Be at the Mann Center Every Year

Every few years, there’s a seismic shift in the Philly music landscape. Just six months ago, the gorgeously restored 111-year-old Met (formerly the Metropolitan Opera […]

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The 20 Philadelphia Concerts You Need to Add to Your Summer Calendar

XPoNential Festival Japanese Breakfast, Hozier, Elvis Costello, Blondie, Bettye Lavette, Low Cut Connie and Amy Ray (aka one half of the Indigo Girls) are among […]

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The 23 Best Things to Do Around Philadelphia in March

Comedy Michelle Wolf The woman who eviscerated Donald Trump and his administration (most notably Sarah Huckabee Sanders) in a 19-minute speech at last year’s White […]

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The Best Concert Venues to See Live Music Around Philadelphia

Philadelphia is an awesome city for listening to live music. As proof, we’ve rounded up the best concert venues around Philadelphia where you can go for […]

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The 23 Best Events in Philly in November

Classical Joyce DiDonato She’s won two Grammys and remains one of the world’s most celebrated opera singers. See for yourself when she performs with the […]

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The 21 Best Events in Philly in October

Classical “South American Sounds” The Philadelphia Orchestra explores the sounds of Cuba, Argentina and Peru. Pre-show mojitos are a must. October 4th through 6th at […]

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Ticket Alert: Two Last-Minute Neil Young Tower Shows

Rock legend Neil Young is no stranger to the Tower Theater in Upper Darby. He’s played it plenty. In fact, Oscar-winning director Jonathan Demme shot […]

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Say Goodbye to the Electric Factory: The Historic Venue Is Getting a New Name

The Electric Factory will soon be a thing of the past. Or, more accurately, its name will be. The historic concert venue in Callowhill has […]

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Stevie Wonder Just Showed the World How It’s Done

Just a month ago, we gave the Borgata in Atlantic City the 2018 Best of Philly music venue award, saying that it’s the “best way […]

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Shawn Mendes Will Kick Off Eagles Season With Free Philly Concert

Super Bowl LII is the gift that keeps on giving. Here we are, months after our hard-earned, unforgettable victory, still receiving blessings like commemorative Eagles-themed […]

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Here’s How Philadelphia Created Billy Joel

Billy Joel has released just one real Billy Joel studio album in the past 25 years, 1993’s River of Dreams. Yet when he takes the […]