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.
Merlot Day…is a concert? This might lead you to believe that Merlot Day is a wine-inspired cover band who plays exclusively at vineyards (who brings the house down with their encore rendition of UB40’s ‘Red, Red Wine’. That would be incorrect. Merlot Day is actually the name of a fabulous event at the Vineyard and Brewery at...Read More →
We are slightly more than halfway into the Goo Goo Dolls 15-song co-headlining set at BB+T Arena on Saturday, August 10th, 2019, and frontman Johnny Rzeznik is shot out of a cannon. “I see all you hippies on that lawn out there!” he addresses the crowd. “You need to put down your bongs, put down your vape pens,...Read More →
The first time we saw Rüfüs Du Sol was at Underground Arts back in 2014. Fast forward five years and the Aussie trio returned to the City of Brotherly Love for a sold-out show at Franklin Music Hall (formerly the Electric Factory). There was a line out the door, through the parking lot, and down the block...Read More →
Monday nights aren’t typically known for hyped-up crowds at GA, standing room, venues. Last night at the Foundry (at the Fillmore) in Philadelphia, Tuxedo put Mondays on notice: you can’t Fux With The Tux! The evening kicked off with a 90 minute DJ set from Joshua Lang, who got all of the fans in attendance properly warmed...Read More →
Carly Rae Jepsen rolled into Philly on Saturday, July 27th for a sold-out show with support from Phoebe Ryan. Phoebe Ryan was a new name to me prior to Saturday, so the expectations that I had set for her music weren’t too high. When I got to the Fillmore, it was crowded with a sea of...Read More →