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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

What I’m listening to: Animal Collective

Thursday, August 30, 2012, 11:32 AM
Is the best band of 2009 still the best band of 2012? We investigate. How strange it must be to be Animal Collective in 2012. In the past 3 1/2 years since the release of “breakthrough” record Merriweather Post Pavilion (actually their eighth, but the first taste for many fans), the Baltimore... Read more

What I’m listening to: Dent May

Thursday, June 21, 2012, 10:48 AM
A carefree summer record that’s all big pop hooks and Beach Boy harmonies Every year at the beginning of the summer I undergo what I like to refer to as Pet Sounds-itis, or an insatiable need to listen to The Beach Boys’ 1966 record Pet Sounds again and again. To me, nothing epitomizes... Read more

July: Folkadephia presents two awesome concerts

Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 1:32 PM
This July, Folkadelphia is at it again presenting us with two concerts worth checking out- Jacob Augustine with Prairie Empire and Lauryn Peacock on Sunday, July 1 and Saintseneca and Shakey Graves with On The Water on Wednesday, July 11. Maine-based artist Jacob Augustine’s songs have... Read more

Photos: The Armchairs final show

Monday, May 16, 2011, 12:46 PM
One of Philadelphia’s most loved bands, The Armchairs, played their very last show on Friday to a very packed house at Johnny Brenda’s. Opening acts included Orbit to Leslie, Circadian Rhythms, and Dinosaur Feathers. We'll miss you guys! Read more

Folkadelphia Concert Series begins Sunday at Johnny Brenda’s

Monday, January 31, 2011, 1:27 PM
The first show features The Spinning Leaves and Hezekiah Jones, both hailing from Philadelphia. Together the artists created a collaborative record as Spinning Jones and Hezekiah Leaves. Hezekiah Jones has a new album dropping February 18 titled "Have You Seen Our New Fort?" which can also be previewed... Read more

What I’m listening to: Celebration

Wednesday, January 19, 2011, 12:52 PM
Moody, theatrical Baltimore band Celebration have been making music for more than 5 years now—although my first real taste of them came just last fall, when I fell in love with the song "Young love", front woman Katrina Ford's contribution to Dave Sitek’s Maximum Balloon project. (Check... Read more

Photos: The Armchairs at Kung Fu Necktie

Tuesday, January 18, 2011, 3:14 AM
The Armchairs played at KFN Sunday night along with Paper Masque's, Virtual Virgin, and Horse's Mouth. January 16th, 2011. All photos by Teresa McCullough/ RELATED STORIES: Video: The Armchairs live at Ellen's, INTRVW: The Armchairs, The Armchairs give us their Top 10 celebrity deaths... Read more

Cheers Elephant cheer for new LP release party

Wednesday, January 5, 2011, 1:19 PM
Philadelphia’s psychedelic child Cheers Elephant officially announce the release of their second LP Man is Nature, unveiling a striking new sound for casual listeners and music snobs alike. The debut of this full-length album reveals a more melodic and roots rock and roll sound while staying... Read more

Toro Y Moi announces Spring tour

Monday, January 3, 2011, 4:28 AM
Honus Honus from Man Man chats with Chaz Bundick a.k.a Toro Y Moi by the bar at Kung Fu Necktie. Bruce Pinchbeck/ March 25th, 2010 Chillwaver Toro Y Moi (Chaz Bundick) is stopping through Philadelphia on his Spring tour of North America. Don't miss his performance at Johnny Brenda's... Read more
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