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There’s Nothing I’ve Missed More Than Enjoying Live Music in a Bar

I identify as an alcoholic, and not in that cute It’s wine o’clock somewhere! kind of way. And while I’m sober, I still missed going […]

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Here’s How Much Philly Arts Venues Received of $6.8 Billion in COVID-Relief Grants

For many months during COVID, it was tough to rely on the restaurant industry for income, as countless articles and TV news segments have documented. […]

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A Lesson in Forgiveness from the Woman Who Was Punched in a Philly Church on Sunday

A roundup of Philly news. This article may be updated at any time as new information becomes available. Woman Punched in a Philadelphia Church Forgives […]

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Center City Music Venue to Reopen This Weekend — Without a Live Audience

Prior to 2020, Philadelphia music venue Chris’ Jazz Cafe had presented 500 performances every year for the last couple of decades, with sometimes as many […]

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Made In America 2019: Your Guide to Road Closures, Parking, and Public Transit

You’ve just made it past the public-space-encroaching party that is Dîner en Blanc, and guess what? Now there are more crowds on the way! Jay […]

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A New Wellness-Slash-Music Festival Is Coming to Philly

A new kind of festival is coming to town, celebrating music, wellness, creativity, and social connection. ManiFEST, hosted by Philly-based Glbl Vllg, is going to […]

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Dope Shows Festival Promoters Hope to Fill a Void in Philly’s Music Scene

On July 6th, the first-ever Dope Shows music festival will take place at The Mann Center. The new summer event will feature popular Philly hip-hop artist PNB […]

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Does Philly Even Care About Its Musical Heritage?

The Made in America music festival comes to the Parkway this month, but future installments were jeopardized when the Kenney administration, rather nonchalantly, nearly evicted […]

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Philly Just Got an Awesome New Piano Bar

If you’re a fan of piano bars, then you know that there is a dearth of good piano bars in Philadelphia. The piano bar at […]

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City Fitness Is Hosting a Huge $10 Workout Bash at The Fillmore

City Fitness is celebrating its 11th birthday this August, and for it, they’re throwing a huge party. And we really mean HUGE. The event, scheduled for August […]


Heritage Is Raising Funds for Puerto Rico at Their New Salsa Night

It’s been months since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico. But this U.S. territory still has a long way to go to rebuild, and emergency support […]

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Could a Music Festival Produced By a Philly Attorney Actually Be Cool?

This weekend, the first-ever Philly Music Fest kicks off at World Cafe Live, and an ambitious festival it is: Two days, two stages, 25 local […]

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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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Music: 6 Shows to See in Philly This Week

Dave Hause @ Boot & Saddle | Wednesday, February 22 Philadelphia native Dave Hause, of Paint It Black and The Loved Ones, may have relocated […]

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Broadway’s Phantom Joins the Philly Pops for a Show Tunes Series

Hugh Panaro played the title role in The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway more than 2,000 times, and somehow he never got tired of […]