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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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One of Philly’s Best Outdoor Music Venues Is Now Available for Weddings

Been to a million concerts at the Mann? (Since you can see everything from the Harry Potter score played by the Philadelphia Orchestra to Robyn […]

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The Roots Picnic Is Moving From Penn’s Landing to “Greener Pastures”

The Roots Picnic has found a new home in “greener pastures.” Festival organizer and the Roots’ frontman Questlove announced that the long-running Philly event will move to […]

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The Eagles Super Bowl Win Will Now Be Accompanied By a Live Philadelphia Orchestra Concert

Since the Eagles won the Super Bowl way back on February 4th, we’ve watched the NFL Films footage of that Nick Foles Philly Special touchdown […]

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Weekend Plans: There’s a Giant Fitness Fest Coming to the Mann Center

Being the health and fitness-minded Philadelphian that you are, you’re likely one of Tone It Up‘s 1.2 million Instagram followers. In case you aren’t, though, […]

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CONCERT REVIEW: Wilco at the Mann

It’s been more than six years since Wilco played Philadelphia proper. Sure, there were a few visits to Camden in the interim, but until last […]

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Music: 6 Shows To See This Week

And The Kids @ MilkBoy | Wednesday, June 8 Hannah Mohan and Rebecca Lasaponaro of indie-pop band And The Kids started making music together in […]

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Every Day is Halloween With Phish

The Mann Center in Fairmount Park was left a smoking heap of cedar ash and charred lawn Wednesday night, after the Phish from Vermont burned […]

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5 Things I Learned at Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! at the Mann Center

On Thursday, a live recording of  Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! was held at the Mann Center. Hosted by humorist, Peter Sagal, the podcast game show is a hilarious review of […]

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Tonight at the Mann: Fresh Air Meets Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me!

Looking for a last-minute way to spend your Thursday evening? Philly-based Fresh Air talk show host Terry Gross will make an appearance at The Mann Center tonight […]

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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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Here Are the Concerts You Can’t Miss in Philly This Summer

Well, the City of Philadelphia has officially announced our 4th of July concert festivities, and what a lame lineup it is. But never fear. There […]

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Broadway Star and Frozen Chanteuse Idina Menzel Coming to Philly and AC

If you have kids, chances are you’ve heard this song about a million times: However, the voice behind this epically huge hit number from Frozen, Idina Menzel, is […]

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PHOTOS: Patti LaBelle, Ruben Studdard and Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly at the Bounce Music Festival

Bounce Music Festival, with Patti LaBelle, Ruben Studdard, and Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, took place last night at the Mann Music Center in Fairmount Park.

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