Dan DeLuca is an Inquirer pop music critic. But his "In the Mix" column in the Weekend section ventures further afield, into books, movies, TV, the Internet, graphic novels and anything you might call "popular culture."
Memorial Day may be the unofficial start of the summer, but the beginning of the concert season in Philadelphia is definitely the Roots Picnic. The favorite sons of the 215 come home annually from their steady gig on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to put on a daylong party.
The video for this 1989 single stars more actresses and models than you can count - Karlie Kloss! Mariska Hargitay! It also features two verses from Swift's pal Kendrick Lamar. The 1989 tour comes to Lincoln Financial Field June 12 and 13.