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The Week So Far: 12 must-read stories on The Key (incl. Our Griffins, Made in America Festival, Kate Faust)

Our Griffins‘ Michael Boyd LP is the focus of this week’s Unlocked series [link] XPN Morning Show host Michaela Majoun highlights the best Fall arts events with her 30 Days of Philly Arts daily feature [link] Watch Younger Me‘s warpy summer video for “Swimming Pool” [link] This year’s 215 Festival is set for Oct. 17-20, with a … Continue reading

Reacting to a controversial verse by Made In America Festival artist Kendrick Lamar

Considered one of the most talented arrivals to the rap scene, Kendrick Lamar was applauded for his 2012 debut, good kid, M.A.A.D city. The record was honest and undecorated, served with a sublime poetic lyricism that’s been hard to find in contemporary hip hop. It was personal, and it was unusually beautiful. But last week, … Continue reading

Watch AlunaGeorge’s video for “You Know You Like It” (playing Made in America Festival)

Although they’ve only released a handful of tracks to date, “future-pop” duo AlunaGeorge are already creating a huge stir in the music world.  They’re already booking huge venues, including Philly’s Made in America Festival at the end of August.  In the meantime, AlunaGeorge just released a new video for their single, “You Know You Like … Continue reading

Made in America Festival returning to the Parkway; announcing lineup via Spotify on Wednesday

Today Jay-Z officially announced that the wildly successful Made In America Festival will return to the Ben Franklin Parkway this Labor Day Weekend. The official line up will be announced via  Spotify at noon this Wednesday, April 10th. Last year’s show featured musical heavyweights Pearl Jam, Run DMC, Skrillex, Calvin Harris and many others. This … Continue reading

Zone out to some of our favorite DJ Shadow videos (playing Made In America Festival)

Not to be overlooked amid all the mega-superstars and buzzing up-and-coming bands at this weekend’s Made in America Festival is the tried-and-true turntablist hip-hop pioneer DJ Shadow, who performs on Sunday. He broke big in the 1996 with the classic Endtroducing… and from there built a steady and consistent body of work with his own … Continue reading

Remember that time Pearl Jam dressed up as Devo at The Spectrum? (playing Made in America Festival this weekend)

Now, we’re not saying Pearl Jam is going to bust out the radiation suits and energy dome hats for their appearance at this weekend’s Made in America festival. We’re not even suggesting they should, but rather reminding you that Eddie Vedder and his bandmates are, above all else, massive music nerds who have rocked some … Continue reading