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Things to Do: Our weekly concert picks

Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 1:05 PM
Thursday, November 29: Passion Pit at the Electric Factory 2012 has been a turbulent year for Passion Pit front man Michael Angelakos: full of exuberant highs and devastating lows. The band’s sophomore record, Gossamer, earned rave reviews and debuted at number 4 on the Billboard charts—only... Read more

Data Garden presents the Second Annual Interactive Art and Music Festival at Bartram's Garden

Friday, October 12, 2012, 2:11 PM
This Sunday, October 14th, make your way down to Bartram's Garden, the oldest surviving botanic garden in North America, in West Philly to connect with nature in an awe-inducing and interactive way. Hosting the event is Data Garden, an online magazine and record label that encourages the discovery... 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

Analogue Monsta previews "So Ridiculous", a cut off their upcoming album 'Boom'

Monday, July 23, 2012, 12:45 PM
The bass-heavy and intriguing duo of Suzi Analogue and TOKiMONSTA (Jennifer Lee) formed Analogue Monsta in 2010 with the hopes of creating a unique and diverse sound, unparalleled in music today. With vast backgrounds in a wide array of styles and genres, these two bring immense talent and insight... Read more

Photos + Review: Broken Social Scene + TVOTR at The Mann Center

Monday, September 12, 2011, 4:22 AM
When Broken Social Scene took the stage on Friday night as openers for TV On The Radio at the Mann Center, the rather large venue was pretty empty. It was empty compared to what they’re used to (they sold out two nights at the TLA last fall), which prompted lead man Kevin Drew to say, “We... Read more

Video: Sun Airway 'Symphony In White, No. 2'

Tuesday, July 12, 2011, 12:48 PM
Ricardo Rivera of Klip Collective directed this stunning video for Philadelphia's own Sun Airway. The video features the band performing at The Church against a backdrop projection also created by Klip Collective. Read more

The Flaming Lips perform "Do You Realize?" with Edward Sharpe

Thursday, June 16, 2011, 1:01 PM
In a cemetery none the less. Yesterday morning, The Flaming Lips took to the creepiest place on earth to perform "Do You Realize?" along with Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes at Hollywood Forever Cemetary. Although creepy, still beautiful. [Prefix] Related Stories: MGMT and The Flaming Lips... Read more

Video: Power Animal's "Dear My Body"

Thursday, May 19, 2011, 10:53 AM
You can’t help but love a band that gives back to the community. That is exactly what local ambient act, Power Animal, plans on doing with the re-release of their last album People Songs. Along with additional bonus remixes, Power Animal has joined the label Human Kindness Overflowing. Under... Read more

What I’m listening to: City Center

Monday, May 16, 2011, 11:04 AM
It’s always a great feeling when a musician you love matures along with you. Before forming City Center, indie vet Fred Thomas fronted lo-fi, twee-pop band Saturday Looks Good to Me, whose vintage anthems and poetic lyrics (you spent so much time typing/ that you forgot how to write letters)... Read more

Tonight: Giant Mind, Cozy Galaxies, & Secret Mountains at KFN

Wednesday, January 19, 2011, 4:21 AM
Giant Mind are the Philly based band who's destine for big things. They're mild rock incorporates space-like soundwaves that send your mind off to another place. But at the same time, they'll have you bopping around the room with their more upbeat tracks. Cozy Galaxies perfectly describes the sound... Read more
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