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Music: 7 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Satellites Are Spinning: A Sizzling, Sonic Celebration of Sun Ra @ Johnny Brenda’s | Wednesday, March 28 Philadelphia Jazz Project’s tribute to Philadelphia/Saturn immortal/departed jazz […]

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Music: 8 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Matador! Soul Sounds @ Ardmore Music Hall | Wednesday, March 21 This Brooklyn ensemble comes at you with horns blazing, bass thumping, Wurlitzer whirling and […]

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Music: 9 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) @ TLA | Wednesday, March 7 Released in 1986, “If You Leave” is surely this British new wave band’s […]

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Listen Here: New Music by Your Friends and Neighbors

I Think Like Midnight @ PhilaMOCA | Thursday, February 22 No offense to singers, but maybe we don’t need you. This band of esteemed oldheads […]

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Music: 8 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Kississippi @ Everybody Hits | Thursday, February 15 Philly’s Kississippi has a new record due out in the Spring. In the mean time we’ve got […]

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Music: 7 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

SZA @ Fillmore Philly | Wednesday, January 31 It’s a cruel twist of fate that two artists who delivered memorable performances at the Grammys didn’t take […]

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Music: 8 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Karl Blau @ World Cafe Live | Wednesday, January 17 Singer-songwriter Karl Blau — who hails from the same tiny island off the coast of […]

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8 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Cam’ron @ Voltage Lounge | Wednesday, December 13 The New Yorker just did a profile on the soulful Harlem rapper best known for late ’90s/early […]

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Music: The Lovely Doom of “I Melt With You”

The first time I heard the New Wave megahit “I Melt with You” — released in 1982 but popular at school dances well into the […]

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Music: 11 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue @ The Fillmore | Wednesday, October 11 The in-demand jazz artist — who also sings and plays the trumpet — […]

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44 Things to Do This Weekend

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6 DesignPhiladelphia @ all over town The citywide DesignPhiladelphia festival is under way in earnest, with workshops and presentations pertaining to all manner […]

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Music: 11 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Herbie Hancock @ Kimmel Center | Wednesday, October 4 Damn, I forgot how weird the video for “Rockit” is. I guess with the synths and the […]

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Music: 7 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Torres @ Boot & Saddle | Thursday, September 28 Mackenzie Scott is an alluringly idiosyncratic songwriter; intense, moody, unpredictable. Built around puzzling lyrical images and […]

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Music: 6 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Matthew Sweet @ The Queen in Wilmington | Thursday, September 21 I caught Matthew Sweet’s performance at the Haverford Music Festival a couple weeks ago. […]

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Music: 9 Shows to See in the Next 7 Days

Philia: Artists Rise Against Islamophobia Release Party @ Kung Fu Necktie | Wednesday, August 23 This show celebrates the release of Philia, a rock compilation […]