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Photos: Mods VS Rockers

Thursday, September 20, 2012, 2:06 PM
Scissor Candy hosted Mods vs. Rockers Sunday at the corner of Front and Palmer. Participants showed off their pompadours, pointy shoes, and bikes. Marie Rodriguez stopped by to snap some photos of the craze that took over Liverpool in the 1960's. Read more

Heineken Open Your World: Congrats to Detroit!

Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 9:00 AM
If you read Phrequency regularly, it's obvious that we believe Philadelphia is one of the most vibrant, fun, and exciting cities in the world. This is why iconic beer brand Heineken has tasked us with showing the rest of the world how incredible Philadelphia is. Over the next week, we'll be taking... Read more

Fall concert roundup: 9 shows you don't want to miss

Thursday, August 30, 2012, 2:44 PM
Occasionally, when I start to really consider the city we live in and its music scene, I start to feel really lucky for all the live music we have the opportunity to experience with ease. This summer has done nothing but assure that feeling. Between Union Transfer, The Electric Factory, First Unitarian... Read more

Head Shot: The Philadelphia Naked Bike Ride

Monday, August 27, 2012, 1:53 PM
Name: Clay Conley Age: 26 Experience: First time Why: "I just moved to Philly and I want to meet some friends." Name: Tom and Pat Bayalis Age: 52 and 56 Experience: Fourth year Why: "To bring awareness to bike safety" Name: Bill Tourtual Age: 44 Experience: First time Why: "It's a fantasy. You... Read more

Congrats to our Sigur Rós winner, commenter Englishpie

Tuesday, July 24, 2012, 3:12 AM
We asked our readers to create a caption for the image on the cover of Valtari for a chance to win a signed copy of the LP. Congratulations to Englishpie! Ship flies over an ocean? Instagram it. — Englishpie Check out these lovely photos of last night's show at the new Skyline Stage at The... Read more

XPoNential Music Festival adds to their already stacked lineup, takes over the Camden Waterfront July 20th-22nd

Tuesday, July 10, 2012, 12:48 PM
The XPoNential Music Festival offers a refreshing and very original lineup to alternative music lovers when takes over the Camden Waterfront from July 20th-22nd, and now they've added to this already impressive array of artists. Joining Ozamtli, Dr. Dog, The Avett Brothers, Wilco, The Counting Crows... Read more

R5 announces a bunch of totally free Saturday shows

Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 3:47 AM
Morgan’s Pier has already become quite the Philly favorite since it opened last month. And now, with R5 hosting free outdoor summer shows there each Saturday afternoon/evening, it’s about to really become the place to be. No RSVP, no list, no tickets- it’s really as easy as F-R-E-E... Read more

Recap: The 5th annual Roots Picnic

Monday, June 4, 2012, 2:42 PM
The 5th annual Roots Picnic spanned two talent-packed days at Festival Pier last weekend. Phrequency photographer Yusuf Muhammad was there to capture all of the action. Day One: 1. Tayyib Ali (left) backstage, 2. Danny Brown, 3. Black Thought (right), 4. It's a family affair 5. Festival goers enjoying... Read more

Phrequency goes to Popped!

Monday, September 26, 2011, 1:09 PM
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POPPED! Festival moved to Temple

Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 5:10 AM
Popped! is officially being moved to The Liacoras Center at Temple University due to weather conditions. Smart move considering this weekend calls for all kinds of rain and thunder! FRIDAY – Doors 2:30 THE SHINS • CAGE THE ELEPHANT • PANDA BEAR • ELBOW • THE HOLD STEADY... Read more
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