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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.

  • Kevin Gates performing at Franklin Music Hall in Philadelphia October 20, 2019
    22 2019 October

    Kevin Gates at Franklin Music Hall

    Kevin Gates is back and he is on the road for his I’M HIM tour. His newest album I’m Him has reached number 4 on the Billboard 200, making this Kevin’s FOURTH Top 10 album....

  • Natasha Bedingfield performing in Philadelphia at Union Transfer October 2019
    18 2019 October

    Natasha Bedingfield at Union Transfer

    When it comes to music that truly impacts each one of us, we all remember the hits of our youth. Almost a decade ago, mine included rocking out to Natasha Bedingfield’s ‘Pocketful of Sunshine’ in...

  • Musician Tycho playing guitar while performing at Franklin Music Hall
    28 2019 September

    Tycho at Franklin Music Hall

    Tycho performed live at Franklin Music Hall and surprised the audience with special guest, Saint Sinner while the band Poolside opened the show....

  • Photo of lil Wayne on stage, performing live at BB&T Pavilion in Camden, NJ in September, 2019
    21 2019 September

    Blink-182 & Lil Wayne’s 2019 Summer Tour

    Blink-182 and Lil Wayne's 2019 North American Summer Tour was first announced when the artists' released a "What's My Age Again?"/ "A Milli" music video. When first learning about this tour, I knew I had...

  • 17 2019 September

    Bastille at The Met

    At the risk of making this too personal, I’d be remiss if I didn’t let you all in on the inspiration for this concert review. Music and our subjective tastes and dislikes as individuals are...

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The Gorillaz: Musical Evolution

October 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

While  most Philadelphia sports fans were glued to a television set on Sunday night watching the Eagles or Phillies play, area music lovers flocked to the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ to see The Gorillaz play one of the first shows on their recent “Escape to Plastic Beach” tour. Independent Philly caught The Gorillaz performance...

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Merriam Shows Off Wild-Side with (The) XX Show

October 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

 On a rainy Monday night in Philadelphia, Independent Philly was at the Merriam Theatre on Broad Street as UK darlings “The XX” took the stage in front of an excited crowd. We’d seen these Brit “kids” do their thing at Coachella in April, but at their current ripe old age of 21, they added a...

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The Temper Trap Treats the Troc to Tasty Tunes

September 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

 The Temper Trap rolled into Philadelphia on Sunday night to thrill fans at the legendary Trocadero Theatre. After covering their last show in Philly (at the Theatre of Living Arts on South Street in April) and seeing them at Coachella Festival, Independent Philly was anxious to catch the boys from down under again. This time...

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  Last night at the Philadelphia Naval Yard, in association with R5 Productions, Philly’s infamous “Making Time” party celebrated its ten year anniversary. Independent Philly was in the multi-roomed warehouse building for the event which featured several rooms of DJ’s as well as headling acts “Sleigh Bells” and “LCD Soundsystem” performing live. It was the first...

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Independent Philly was at the Theatre of the Living Arts on South Street last night as Miggs, Thriving Ivory, and Ed Kowalczyk (lead singer of the band “LIVE”) kicked off a fifteen city tour. We had the pleasure of spending much of the evening with the guys from Miggs (Don Miggs, Michael Lombardo, and Ryan Scarbrough) after...

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