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Archive: June, 2012

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

Check out The 23rd Manayunk Arts Festival on June 23rd & 24th!

Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 1:59 PM
The Manayunk Arts Festival has time and time again proven to be one of the premiere art festivals in the region. This year, the festival celebrated its 23rd year and features 300+ artists from close to 23 states, making it one of the most desirable locations to be this weekend. The festival runs... Read more

Philadelphia Sound Konnoisseurs returns to Voyeur Nightclub on July 3rd

Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 12:42 PM
The Philadelphia Sound Konnoisseurs is a collective that features some of Philadelphia's finest DJ talent, with participants in the past such as Diplo, Jazzy Jeff, ?uestlove, and many more associated with the Philly music scene. This year, PSK returns as the pre-event to The Roots' 4th of July Jam... Read more

Photos: Phreqs at the pool

Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 11:09 AM
To prepare for the impending heat wave, we thought we'd stop by North Shore Beach Club Monday to see what the hype is all about. Needless to say, we know where we'll be for the rest of the week. Read more

Win: Tickets to see Childish Gambino Friday at the River Stage at Great Plaza

Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 11:05 AM
Rapper-actor sensation Donald Glover, aka Childish Gambino, is a jack of all trades; he can rap, he can act, and he's one of the funniest writers in comedy today. From his role on Community to his previous work as a writer on 30 Rock, and now his addition to HBO's Girls, Glover has made a name for... Read more

North Bowl Brings Christmas in July

Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 4:24 AM
You don’t have to wait until December to celebrate Christmas this year. We found another essential summer event that you should add to your list. On Friday, July 27th,North Bowl is bringing you Christmas! Christmas in July Festivus will feature contests, surprises, festive food & drink specials... Read more

Penn Museum Summer Nights concert series starts tonight!

Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 4:16 AM
For the third year, the Penn Museum will be bringing back their beloved summer concert series starting tonight! The series, held in Penn Museum's Stoner Courtyard, features weekly performances of diverse and unique styles from many artists and groups, ranging from folk, funk, bossa nova, rock, fusion... Read more

This Friday: 1ll Society MPS1 Release Party

Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 3:18 AM
This Friday, 1ll Society will be releasing a limited amount of monoprint posters, tanks and tees at a discounted, one night only price. Their MPS1 series is their first series of limited edition large format posters that are monoprinted, screen printed with acrylic ink. Each poster is a one of a kind... Read more

Urban Outfitters releases a new collaboration: OBEY X Keith Haring

Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 2:16 PM
Who is Keith Haring? Keith Haring was not only a native of Reading, Pennsylvania, he was an iconic pop artist who paved the way for much of the street art and clothing used to spread a message that we see today. Using characters, slogans and patterns Haring responded to the New York City street culture... 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
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