Saturday, February 13, 2016

Union Transfer

BARS
Union Transfer
Nearby Venues
  • Las Cazuelas
  • Rustica
  • Liberties Restaurant
  • The Latte Lounge
  • The Abbaye
  • Koi Restaurant
  • Delilah's
  • Kind Cafe
  • Cafe Lift
  • Honey's Sit 'n Eat
1026 Spring Garden St. Philadelphia, PA 19123
215-232-2100
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      Chuck Ragan
    • Monday, February 15, 2016
    • Chuck Ragan is a deeply compelling songwriter and an effortlessly charismatic performer, as well as a true believer in music's ability to illuminate and inspire.
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      Killing Joke
    • Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Cancelled
    • Killing Joke is an influential English post-punk rock band formed in 1979. Founding members Jeremy "Jaz" Coleman (vocal, keyboards, synthesizers and arrangements) and Geordie Walker (guitars) have been the only constant members of this band.
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      Daley
    • Wednesday, February 17, 2016
    • Gareth Daley is a British singer/songwriter from Manchester. This young artist is from the UK and is on his way to defining his own R&B/Soul style.
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      Unknown Mortal Orchestra
    • Thursday, February 18, 2016
    • Unknown Mortal Orchestra is the "psychedelic punked-out project" of guitarist Ruban Nielson, formerly of New Zealand band The Mint Chicks.
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      Animal Collective
    • Friday, February 19, 2016 Sold Out
    • Animal Collective is a critically acclaimed indie group that pushes the boundaries of pop music. From deliciously skewed ballads to ethereal soundscapes to frenetic rhythms, Animal Collective is constantly evolving, exploring the outer edges for new and exhilarating sounds.
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      The Loved Ones
    • Saturday, February 20, 2016 Sold Out
    • The Loved Ones are a Philadelphia-based punk rock foursome headed up by Dave Hause.
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      Josh Ritter & the Royal City Band
    • Sunday, February 21, 2016
    • In the most aw-shucks, unassuming fashion, Idaho-born Josh Ritter is re-wiring the circuitry of American songwriting. Based on the strength of his critically acclaimed albums, Ritter has been splitting his time between the United States and Ireland, where he is selling out clubs and small theaters. Ritter is known for his distinctive Americana style and narrative lyrics. In 2006, he was named one of the "100 Greatest Living Songwriters" by Paste magazine.
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      The Moth GrandSLAM
    • Tuesday, February 23, 2016
    • The Moth presents the GrandSLAM, a battle of wits and words - fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between. The Moth GrandSLAM features winners of the past ten StorySLAMS.
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      BoomBox
    • Saturday, February 27, 2016
    • BoomBox evolved through the common visualization of a pair of forward thinking artists from diverse musical backgrounds: Russ Randolph and Zion Rock Godchaux. Together they develop an electronic blend of vintage rock and blues that is made to move dance floors. They do this while incorporating their signature backbeat, psychedelia and funky house sounds. BoomBox's first release, 'Visions of Backbeat,' contained the breakout song 'Stereo' that launched their rapidly growing fan base.
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      The Floozies
    • Sunday, February 28, 2016
    • The Floozies are the Kansas-based duo of Matt Hill and Mark Hill.
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      David Cook
    • Wednesday, March 2, 2016
    • After winning the Idol crown in Season 7, Cook went on to sell over one million copies of his self-titled, debut album. David Cook entered the Billboard charts at No. 3 and the digital album charts at No. 1, marking the best debut from an American Idol winner since 2006. Cook is currently working on music for his next album.
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      Daughter
    • Thursday, March 3, 2016 Sold Out
    • Daughter is a three-piece band from London.
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      Ra Ra Riot
    • Saturday, March 5, 2016
    • Ra Ra Riot is an indie rock band from Syracuse, NY. Formed in 2006, the band has appeared at CMJ and SXSW and signed with V2 Records and Barsuk Records. The unusual instrumentation features vocalist Wes Miles, bassist Mathieu Santos, guitarist Milo Bonacci, cellist Alexandra Lawn, and violinist Rebecca Zeller.
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      Tonight Alive
    • Wednesday, March 9, 2016
    • Australia's Tonight Alive is a five-piece band that formed in 2008.
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      Railroad Earth
    • Thursday, March 10, 2016
    • New Jersey sextet Railroad Earth has a great bluegrass style mixed with rock and has shown that its music can go well beyond the realm of traditional bluegrass to incorporate folk, Celtic, jazz and more. The band features Todd Sheaffer on lead vocals and acoustic guitars, Tim Carbone on violin and vocals, John Skehan on mandolin and vocals, Andy Goessling on acoustic guitars (as well as banjo, dobro, mandolin, flute, pennywhistle, saxophones and vocals), Carey Harmon on percussion and vocals and Andrew Altman on upright bass.
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      Foxing
    • Friday, March 11, 2016
    • Foxing is a quintet from St. Louis that displays a rare vulnerability and fragility not usually found in a rock band.
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      Oneohtrix Point Never
    • Saturday, March 12, 2016
    • Oneohtrix Point Never is Daniel Lopatin, a US native whose work has brought him to the forefront of the modern electronic composition scene. OPN's explorations of synthetic new age, post-minimalist composition, and sampling strategies (sometimes in unsettling juxtaposition) have found him an ever widening audience among listeners of classical and rock alike.
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      Yung Lean
    • Wednesday, March 16, 2016
    • Yung Lean is a Swedish rapper and record producer.
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      Boban Markovic Orkestra
    • Thursday, March 17, 2016
    • Boban Markovic Orkestra is a 12-piece Serbian ensemble considered by many to be one of the world's top Balkan brass bands.
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      Beach House
    • Friday, March 18, 2016
    • Beach House is a Baltimore, MD, two-piece dream pop, indie-rock band formed in 2004 by Alex Scally and Victoria Legrand. Their dreamy sound is similar to Mazzy Star and Nico. In 2006 they were named the 16th best album of the year by Pitchfork Media. 'Bloom' is the band's fourth full-length album and it was designed on the road, between the countless sound checks and myriad experiences gained during two years of touring.
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      Baauer
    • Thursday, March 24, 2016
    • Baauer is an American producer of trap and bass music, best known for his hit song "Harlem Shake."
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      Mutemath
    • Friday, March 25, 2016
    • Mutemath is an alternative rock band from New Orleans that formed in 2003. The group incorporates emotive vocals and hip-hop styled beats which are fueled by sample-like guitars and "keytars," a homemade instrument (a Theremin-inspired guitar) and other random gadgets. The group consists of lead vocalist and keyboardist Paul Meany, drummer Darren King, guitarist Todd Gummerman and bassist Roy Mitchell-Cardenas.
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      Jukebox the Ghost
    • Saturday, March 26, 2016
    • Originally from D.C., now based in Philadelphia, Jukebox the Ghost is an indie pop/rock piano trio. With its fusion of classical and jazz piano chops, punk-fueled drumwork and jam-rock guitar lines, the band defies the confinements of the boundaries of popular genres.
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      Titus Andronicus
    • Sunday, March 27, 2016
    • Titus Andronicus is an indie pop-rock band from Glen Rock, NJ, that currently consists of singer-songwriter Patrick Stickles, drummer Eric Harm, bassist Julian Veronesi, guitarist Liam Betson and keyboardist/guitarist Adam Reich.
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      Parachute
    • Monday, March 28, 2016
    • Parachute is a Virginia-based pop-rock band whose music mixes anthemic rock with blue-eyed soul, vintage R&B and melodic pop catchiness.
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      Junior Boys
    • Wednesday, March 30, 2016
    • The Hamilton, Ontario-based electronic pop duo Junior Boys consists of Jeremy Greenspan and Matt Didemus.