Indie rock duo Slingshot Dakota returns home to the Lehigh Valley tonight after a long tour in support of their latest LP, Break. The record dropped this spring on Topshelf, and it continues Carly Commando and Tom Patterson’s high-energy, honest and engaging songwriting, hitting on topics like marriage, struggling to scrape by and the enduring power of friendship. They headline Musikfest Cafe tonight; tickets and more information can be found at the XPN Concert Calendar. Listen to “Paycheck” below.
Yoni & Geti is the collaboration of Yoni Wolf of alt-hip-hop outfit Why? and Chicago rapper Serengeti; this year they released their second collaborative record, Testarossa, on Joyful Noise records; tonight they headline an all-ages show at PhilaMOCA. Tickets and more information can be found here.
Punk rock icon John Doe returns to World Cafe Live tonight; his new roots-influenced album The Westerner, came out in late April. Watch the video for “Get on Board” below, and get tickets and more information at the XPN Concert Calendar.
Musikfest Cafe, Slingshot Dakota