Tonight’s Concert Picks: Jill Scott at Wells Fargo Center, Flightschool at TLA, Deb Callahan at World Cafe Live

Jill Scott | via
Jill Scott | via

If you haven’t watched Jill Scott‘s moving rendition of Billie Holiday’s “Strange Fruit,” you need to check it out here. If you have seen it and can’t get enough of it, then catch Miss Jill Scott tonight at the Wells Fargo Center. The three-time Grammy winner will be performing with classic R&B artists Bell Biv DeVoe and New Edition. Don’t miss this Holiday Jam tonight; get tickets and show information at the XPN Concert Calendar, and listen to “Fools Gold” below.

Philly’s funk rockers Flightschool are teaming up with Dock Street Brewery to create a one-of-a-kind experience. Flightschool is performing tonight at the TLA, and Dock Street is crafting “Little Chicken Pale Ale,” a limited edition draft made specifically for the show. This show will also serve as a release show for Flightschool’s single “Review” off their forthcoming LP. You can grab tickets here, and watch Flightschool perform “Little Chicken” live.

Philadelphia blues singer Deb Callahan is returning to World Cafe Live tonight. She released her latest record, Sweet Soul, last month, her first since 2011. If you haven’t been able to catch her performance at previous XPNFests, you’ll want to see her electric performance tonight. Get tickets and show info at the XPN Concert Calendar, and check out this behind-the-scenes video of Sweet Soul below.

Also Playing:

Cliff Hillis at Steel CIty ($5, 7pm)

The Warhawks at Johnny Brenda’s ($10, 8pm, 21+)

Vacationer at Union Transfer ($17, 8pm)

Railroad Earth at Sherman Theater ($29.50, 7pm)



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