Slick Philly-area electopop group Night Panther – pictured above full-band style, like they’re posing for a Kraftwerk album cover – premiered a new track this afternoon via My Old Kentucky Blog. “Fire” starts off simplistic and minimal, just a chiming piano and lots of sonic space. But the song builds into the kind of warped vocal groove we’ve come to expect of these guys. Download it here.
Last Saturday night at the Dennis Flyer Theater at Camden Community College in Blackwood, N.J., folk-rockers Cowboy Junkies took center stage. Playing to a one-third-full auditorium did nothing to diminish the quintet’s performance, and Margo Timmins’ vocals were stunning, despite … Read More
- Electronic rockers Liars playing Underground Arts on May 7th
- Tonight's Concert Picks: John the Conqueror at Milkboy, Art Garfunkel at Philadelphia Museum of Art, Black Horse Motel with Song Dogs and Spirit & Dust at Boot & Saddle and more
Last month, alt-rock icons Pixies played a double-header show in Philly, following up a lively stripped-down Free at Noon at XPN with an electrifying headlining set at the Electric Factory. Well, electrifying except for one thing. There was no encore. … Read More
- TJ Kong and the Atomic Bomb announce new EP Kong, throwing tour kick-off show at Kung Fu Necktie on 3/6
- Philly experimental duo Air is Human usurp Ortlieb's every Wednesday in March
Singer-songwriter Amelia White cut her teeth on Boston’s folk music scene before moving to Nashville over a decade ago. White has said her new album, Old Postcard, is about “home and family” as inspiration. She’s got a rich and husky … Read More
- Listen to a quirky new single from Sarah Koon called "Pretty Simple"
- Indulge in Simple Pleasures courtesy of neo-soul newcomer Milton
Year End Mania is the Key’s survey of the things below the surface that made 2013 awesome. In this installment, our trusted reporter Kate Bracaglia talks Philly tunes. Living in Philadelphia, I’m always blown away by how many amazing artists … Read More
- Get sentimental with a free download of "Queen Bitch" by Night Panther (playing Boot and Saddle on 12/28)
- Night Panther and Grandchildren playing a NYE weekend show at Boot & Saddle on 12/28