This September, the Second Annual Philly F/M Festival hits town for four days, from the 22nd to the 25th. Aimed at music lovers and concert fans, the event will feature more than 100 acts representing multiple genres in a wide array of venues (The Troc, Festival Pier, TLA, and World Café Live). The festival will showcase both national and local artists, including Deadmau5, The Dead Milkmen, The Head And The Heart, Thao With The Get Down Stay Down, Jukebox The Ghost, Reading Rainbow, Toy Soldiers, and Hezekiah Jones.
There will also be screenings of music-related documentaries, dealing with everything from Japanese experimental music to Dan Deacon to beatboxing. Most of the festival will take place in Northern Liberties and Fishtown; you can buy tickets per day or purchase an All-Access Pass. For more information (including a full lineup), visit www.phillyfmfest.com. —Kiley Bense