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Archive: January, 2013

DRGN King to celebrate on Saturday with record release show

Thursday, January 31, 2013, 2:19 PM
Local Philly band DRGN King released their full-length debut Paragraph Nights last week via Bar None Records. It has received a ton of hype from the likes of Rolling Stone, Esquire, Vice, among others, and rightfully so. It all started as a collaboration between songwriter Dominic Angelella and producer... Read more

Don't miss: Dewey Decibel at The Fire

Thursday, January 31, 2013, 2:09 PM
Cancel your plans for Friday, February 8 because you’re going to want to head over to The Fire to check out one of our favorite Philly based artists, Dewey Decibel. The award winning graphic designer/illustrator and hip hop artist will be performing live along with The People and Hennessey Bonfire... Read more

TONIGHT: Varga Bar’s White Party

Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 12:04 PM
If you’ve got a thirst for great imperial stouts, and any sort of white attire hanging in your closet, you’re going to want to stop by Varga Bar on Thursday, January 31st. As January winds down, Varga Bar is inviting everyone to attend their White Party, which they’re also calling... Read more

Show alert: Let's Move it Philly! with host Black Thought

Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 11:00 AM
Building on Michelle Obama’s national call to action to help improve the physical and emotional health of children, Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter will be hosting Let’s Move It Philly! On February 16th. Let’s Move It Philly! is the first step in the Grassroots Community... Read more

Our Weekly Concert Picks: January 30–February 5

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 3:55 PM
With a new month comes some great, new shows. Friday, February 1: Buke and Gase at Johnny Brenda’s Brooklyn duo Buke and Gase have one of the most interesting stories in rock today. The band’s name is a nod to its members’ custom-built instruments: Arone Dyer plays the buke... Read more

Freshen up your wardrobe at Knit Wit's Pop-up shop

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 3:03 PM
The Philadelphia Fashion Incubator is a non-profit organization that helps skilled and deserving designers launch their businesses. Starting on February 7th and running through the 14th, Knit Wit will be hosting a pop-up shop in support of this brilliant organization. Doors are open Monday through... Read more

RAC will play The Blockley on Friday + ticket giveaway

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 10:48 AM
RAC, aka Remix Artist Collective, was started back in 2007 by one guy, Andre Anjos. He started producing remixes while he was in college and eventually went on to recruit a few others via the Intenet to create the collective. Fast forward to present day and Anjos has taken his college dorm room hobby... Read more

Bleeding Rainbow: new record + show at Johnny Brenda's

Friday, January 25, 2013, 4:06 PM
Philly's own Bleeding Rainbow, who were at one time Reading Rainbow, have a new record coming out next Tueday(01/29). It's called Yeah Right and will be the band's first album on Kanine Records. If you head over to Pitchfork, you can listen to the entire thing right now via Pitchfork Advance and you... Read more

The 80’s and 90’s Dance Party at Sisters Nightclub is Walkin on Sunshine!

Thursday, January 24, 2013, 1:21 PM
What’s more addictive than a Rubik's cube, more fun than Skip it!, and more fascinating than a Slinky!? If you guessed Lite Brite, then you are wrong (although it is amazing). The true answer is the I Love the 80’s (and 90’s) party at Sister’s Nightclub! Like totally! The... Read more

Purity Ring playing Union Transfer next week + ticket giveaway

Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 2:44 PM
Since the last time the Canadian electro-pop duo Purity Ring played here, they toured the world, collaborated with rapper Danny Brown, and did a bunch of other cool stuff in between. That last show was a sold out one in the basement of the First Unitarian Church. This time around the band will play... Read more
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