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Archive: July, 2013

Satisfy your sweet tooth at Seaport Museum's 'Oh Sugar!' exhibit starting August 16

Thursday, August 1, 2013, 3:00 AM
The Seaport Museum's highly anticipated exhibit, Oh Sugar! opens its sugar-coated doors on Friday, Aug. 16. The exhibit, curated by Ryan and Eric Berley, chronicles the super-sweet love affair Philly always has had with delectable confections. From colonial sugar cane trade to candy manufacturing... Read more

Dock Street Brewery will host movie nights every Tuesday this August

Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 3:27 PM
Local favorite Dock Street Brewery will host a blockbuster movie night every Tuesday from August 6 through 27 starting at 8 p.m. While you are watching the night's featured film, nosh on Dock Street's delicious pizza and cool off with their signature brews. As if the movie nights don't sound enticing... Read more

Katy Perry’s new album is on its way

Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 12:15 PM
Pop star Katy Perry announced the official coming of her new album, Prism, earlier this week with banner-like golden trucks in Los Angeles and details on the record’s first single. The singer has been through quite a bit since 2010’s Teenage Dreams: a divorce, multiple hair color changes... Read more

Of Montreal announce North American tour dates, coming to Union Transfer

Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 11:41 AM
Following the October 8 release of their new album, lousy with sylvianbriar, of Montreal will be heading out on a North American tour. The tour makes a stop in Philadelphia at Union Transfer on Friday, October, 25. Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 2–you will be able to purchase them here... Read more

Watch Justin Timberlake 'Take Back the Night' in new music video

Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 11:28 AM
Justin Timberlake’s latest single “Take Back the Night” finally has a funky new music video to go with. According to press release for the vid, it ”harkens back to the days when nightlife ruled (New York) and beckons everyone within earshot that the night holds endless possibilities... Read more

J. Cole announces tour, playing Mann Center

Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 10:28 AM
Roc Nation rising star, J. Cole heads to the Mann Center on Wednesday, September 25 with special guest Wale for the What Dreams May Come tour. The Grammy-nominated rapper tours in support of his new LP Born Sinner. The tour also includes stops that are part of the Rock the Bells tour. Cole recently... Read more

Vampire Weekend, MGMT to headline Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2013

Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 3:00 AM
Rock out to the likes of Vampire Weekend, The Avett Brothers and Pretty Lights at the 2013 Virgin Mobile FreeFest on Saturday, September 21 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. The powerhouse music festival will also include sets from MGMT, Kaskade, Icona Pop, Chvrches, Robin Thicke... Read more

Joe Goddard, of Hot Chip, spinning a live DJ set at The Dolphin

Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 3:00 AM
Hot Chip are a British indie-electronic band that gained international recognition when they first punctured the surface of dance floors with infectious hits like “Over and Over”, “Ready for the Floor” and “Shake a Fist.” The band hasn’t released an album... Read more

Listen to R. Kelly’s new song, 'My Story'

Monday, July 29, 2013, 2:02 PM
R. Kelly is prepping for the release of his twelfth studio album, Black Panties. This album is the sequel to the 1993 album 12 Play. There is no word on a debut date for Kelly’s new album but he’s been making the rounds at festivals, shows and releasing new material every so often. He... Read more

Watch indie films celebrating the African diaspora during second annual BlackStar Film Festival

Monday, July 29, 2013, 1:01 PM
Celebrate the works of emerging Black filmmakers during the second annual BlackStar Film Festival from Thursday, August 1 through Sunday, August 4. The film festival will spotlight cinematography from the African diaspora with 75 feature films, short films and music videos that encompass various genres... Read more
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