Music & Nightlife Archive: March, 2012

Madonna's 'MDNA' : Dangerously addictive, or downright dull?

Comment icon 0 Comments
Madonna's new album MDNA came out yesterday, and last I checked, it was #1 on iTunes in 35 countries. My review of the now-she-still-has-it... Read more

Wilco, Avett Brothers and Dr. Dog to headline XPN's Xponential Fest at Susquehanna Bank Center

Comment icon 0 Comments
One Saturday night a couple of years back in Camden, there was a culture clash when the XPN Xponential Festival in Wiggins Park banged up against... Read more

The Communion Tour at the World Cafe Live with Ben Howard and The Staves

Comment icon 0 Comments
There will be a formidable foursome of folkies, all associated with British label Communion Records, the company co-founded by Ben Lovett of... Read more

Review: Fiona Apple at the Borgata

Comment icon 0 Comments
Fiona Apple is playing just a handful of small venue shows this month in advance of the June release of her first album in seven years. (It... Read more

Norah Jones playing the Mann in June

Comment icon 0 Comments
Last week at the South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas, easygoing coffee house pop songstress Norah Jones served up a full-length... Read more

The Coup at The Blockley

Comment icon 0 Comments
Boots Riley is so good, it's too bad he's not more prolific. Although Riley has led the highly politicized, thoroughly funky (and often quite... Read more

Fela! at the Academy of Music

Comment icon 0 Comments
Fela! is in town for just three more days, with the Broadway musical starring either the equally good Sahr Ngaujah or Adesola Osakalumi making... Read more

SXSW: The Portraits

Comment icon 0 Comments
Phrequency photographer Colin Kerrigan tackled a big undertaking down at SXSW in Austin, Texas. In less than a week, he took over 70 portraits... Read more