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Live at WKDU: R & R

Thursday, January 6, 2011, 1:59 PM
Directly after Magic Missle’s performance on January 15th, R & R will grace WKDU with their presence. At 3:15, the band will play. So please listen and let your ears experience the magic by tuning into 91.7FM or visiting wkdu.org. R&R seem to adore spontaneity. It may be for that reason... Read more

What I’m listening to: Teen Daze

Wednesday, January 5, 2011, 11:09 AM
I know what you’re thinking. Without even LISTENING to the record I am about to describe you are telling yourself—you already know what a band called “Teen Daze” must sound like. Something like Washed Out, or Toro y Moi, or one of those other hazy chillwave bands Carles from... Read more

Video: Gilbere Forte' feat. Tame Impala & Gembala "Dawn"

Monday, December 27, 2010, 1:18 PM
Check out the gorgeous new video for Gilbere Forte' feat. Tame Impala & Gembala "Dawn" Related Stories: Phrequency TV: Gilbere Forte , "87 Dreams" by Gilbere Forte' , Music Video Premier: Gilbere Forte "1st Floor" Read more

Tame Impala take us on a woodsy panoramic trip in "Expectation" video

Friday, December 3, 2010, 11:37 AM
I love Tame Impala. It's something about their fuzzy, yet ambient sound that pulls me in and doesn't let go. The band is well known for making pretty stellar videos (see here and... here). Their new video for "Expectation" is a gorgeous, panoramic shot video that gives a us a picturesque... Read more

DRGNKNG are "Warriors"

Tuesday, November 23, 2010, 5:28 AM
This is the first song off DRGNKNG's soon to be released record. This collaborative project between Philadelphia musicians Dominic Angelella (Elevator Fight) and Ritz Reynolds (producer for The Roots, tUpHace) can be best described as groovy-psychedelic funky swag beats. It's chill enough to vibe... Read more

Ariel Pink's new vid shot on Wayne Cohen's iPhone

Friday, November 19, 2010, 1:41 PM
Well, Wayne Coyne definitely takes the cake when it comes to weird obscurities that only human being with curious minds would think of doing. Example: screenprinting with your own blood. (see here, if you dare) This isn't as obscure as that but it sure does teeter on the line. Ariel Pink's Haunted... Read more

Warpaint announce tour dates, coming to Philly + "The Fool" is out!

Monday, October 25, 2010, 4:41 AM
Today marks the day of Warpaint's long-awaited release The Fool. Currently on tour with the xx, the band has created quite the buzz being called a female Queens of the Stone Age or Muse. While they're currently touring in Europe, you'll be please to know that Warpaint has now confirmed a handful of... Read more

Diplo + Deerhunter's gorgeous new vid

Friday, October 22, 2010, 3:51 AM
This song was already beautiful on it's own, but now with the accompaniment of this video.. it gives me chills. Check out the slowed down visuals to Deerhunter's "Helicopter (Diplo & Lunice Remix)" Related Stories: Photos: Deerhunter at The Starlight Ballroom, Deerhunter + No Age + Dan... Read more

Video: The Books "A Cold Freezin' Night"

Wednesday, June 30, 2010, 12:15 PM
The Books are back at it and setting off on a huge tour, as well as releasing a brand new album The Way Out, set for release July 20th. They've also released a new track called "Cold Freezin' Night" along with a pretty interesting video full of chopped up imagery of old toy commercials and... Read more

HEALTH operates on the First Unitarian crowd

Wednesday, June 23, 2010, 2:59 PM
The First Unitarian was barely packed for the show as I easily inserted myself into the front left corner of the stage. A room full of young kids scattered around the stage as we prepared for the musical mind trip that was about to happen: HEALTH. Gold Panda took to the stage, and in the shyest... Read more
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