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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.

  • 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...

  • 09 2019 September

    Maren Morris at The Met

    Maren Morris and her ‘GIRL the World Tour’ 2019 rolled into The Met on Saturday, September 7th, 2019. This was her second time playing Philly in the past five months as she also appeared at...

  • Travis Scott performing at the Made In America Festival
    06 2019 September

    Made In America 2019

    The Made in America Music Festival, Jay Z and Live Nation’s annual two-day extravaganza, nestled along Philly’s iconic Benjamin Franklin Parkway, was an explosive celebration of today’s pop-culture, music, art, and even had a call...

  Reggae artists may come and reggae artists may go, but Lee “Scratch” Perry remains. Singing, shimmying and shining (literally and figuratively), the 74-year-old Jamaican lit up the lighter-waving crowd Thursday at World Café Live in University City. Thanking the audience for making him “feel like Peter Pan,” Perry jumped, ran and tip-toed across the...

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MGMT: These “Kids” Rock The Mann

August 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

After seeing MGMT perform at both Coachella and Bamboozle Festival this year, Independent Philly was anxious to check the band out for a third time as they invaded Philadelphia to headline a show at the Mann Music Center. It had rained all day on Sunday but that didn’t keep the crowds away as night fell. By...

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After experiencing Passion Pit’s sunset masterpiece on the Outdoor Stage at Coachella, Independent Philly was anxious to catch the red-hot band as they rolled into Philadelphia last night to play at the Mann Music Center. It was a hot and humid Philadelphia summer night but that didn’t keep legions of fans from packing into the...

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On Thursday night, after almost 13 hours of extra work in the new Bradley Cooper & Robert De Nero movie “Dark Fields”, I was exhausted. All I could think about was heading home, showering, changing from my suit into some comfy clothes, and getting off of my throbbing feet. Just as I was walking through...

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After traveling to California to take in Coachella, Independent Philly spent Sunday (May 2nd) much closer to home. Instead of flying over 3,000 miles it was two hours in a car that brought us to the final day of the Bamboozle Festival which was held in the Meadowlands of New Jersey.   The first part of the...

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