Indie rockabilly outfit Those Darlins recently released the music video for their new song “Optimist.” It’s the second single off of Blur the Line, their upcoming album due out on October 1st. “Optimist” is a rollicking garage jam full of catchy rhythms and old-school spunk. Those Darlins play in Philly at Boot and Saddle on October 16 with support from acoustic singer Gambles. Find more information here, and watch the quirky music video below.
The XPN Local 12 Days of Christmas continues today with a holiday strummer with hometown hero Amos Lee, who recently headlined The Tower Theater. Lee is currently on the road in support of his 2013 offering, Mountains of Sorrow, Rivers … Read More
- Get sentimental with a free download of "Queen Bitch" by Night Panther (playing Boot and Saddle on 12/28)
- Can you spot XPN's Helen Leicht in this vintage 90s performance of "Christmas on the Block"?
Placeholder recently released a new song called “I Feel” via PropertyofZack. Taken from their forthcoming split with New York punks Such Gold, Placeholder highlights their own punk colors on this track. It has a nice groove and an awesome flow … Read More
- Listen to an intoxicating remix of DRGN King's "Holy Ghost" (playing PhilaMOCA 12/12)
- Hang out with Belgrade in the music video for "Venice on a Map"
Seasoned singer/songwriter Maria Taylor heads out on a national tour in support of her latest solo album, Something About Knowing, released October 29th via Saddle Creek records. Something About Knowing is Taylor’s first release following motherhood, and the album displays a musical as well as emotional … Read More
- Tonight's Concert Picks: Kopecky Family Band at TLA, Jose James at World Cafe Live, Luscious Jackson at Union Transfer, and more
- Download "Miracle" from Sir Sly (playing Boot & Saddle on 10/27)
Tonight's Concert Picks: Godspeed You! Black Emperor at Union Transfer, Those Darlins at Boot and Saddle, and The Love Club at The Fire
Godspeed You! Black Emperor will take a beak from their tour with Nine Inch Nails to rock Union Transfer tonight. The instrumental band released its fourth album, Allelujah! Don’t Bend! Ascend!, last year. The well-crafted, atmospheric record atoned for fans’ … Read More
- Tonight's Concert Picks: Dinosaur Jr. at Union Transfer, Citizen Cope at Electric Factory, Howardween Block Party, Those Darlins at Johnny Brenda's
- Photo Recap: Best Coast and Those Darlins at Union Transfer