Coverage of the best music related events from each and every one of Philadelphia’s best concert venues as well as coverage from music festivals all over the world.
Thanksgiving Eve is traditionally a big night for bars and clubs in Philadelphia and around the rest of the country. Instead of heading to one of the hundreds of parties around the city, Independent Philly headed to “The Church” at 21st and Chestnut to catch a concert by Minnesota’s hip-hop collective “Doomtree”. We weren’t...Read More →
Aaron Mader, a.k.a. Lazerbeak has been stunning music fans and concert goers or more than half of his life. He got his start at the young age of fourteen, starting “The Plastic Constellations” with two friends in Minnesota. Within a year the band was selling out major venues. After well over a decade of TPC...Read More →
The unspoken rule is that Christmas lights don’t go up until after Thanksgiving, but these days it seems like it happens as soon as Halloween is over. This year, Philly had to wait only until November 4th to be treated to a glorious display of Pretty Lights at the Electric Factory. Pretty Lights...Read More →
We won’t lie to you. Mere hours ago Independent Philly was pro-construction and pro-pail; but after seeing “Rubblebucket” live last evening at the Blockley Pour House in West Philly, we’ve changed our tune. We’d heard this Brooklyn based band’s recorded sound before and digged it, but seeing Rubblebucket rock the stage live is am experience...Read More →
On Sunday night, with much of Philadelphia trying to make sense of the last twenty-four hours in which the city’s beloved Phillies and Eagles both lost heart-breaking games, the Starlight Ballroom was packed with upbeat, energetic fans who came ready to see their favorite party band “Matt & Kim”. Independent Philly was thankful that we...Read More →