Canadian alt-country band The Deep Dark Woods are playing Kung Fu Necktie tonight. Philly’s Tin Horses and Wilmington’s New Sweden are kicking off the 21+ show at 8 p.m. Tickets are available here for $10. Check out The Deep Dark Woods perform their song “The Place I Left Behind” below.
Meatloaf is coming to the Tower Theater tonight at 8 p.m. as part of his “Mad, Mad World” summer tour and in support of his latest album Hell in a Handbasket. Ticket prices range from $42 to $387 and can be purchased here. Watch a vintage video of Meat Loaf on The Old Grey Whistle Test below.
Philly rapper Tayyib Ali is playing the North Star Bar along with Maryland rapper Logic for their VMG Tour. The show starts at 7:15 p.m. and tickets are on sale for $13 here. Listen to Tayyib Ali’s song “Do It (High School Dropout)”, off his mixtape, Keystone State of Mind and read more about the young rapper here. If you like what you hear, grab a free download of the entire album over at Ali’s website.
Wu-Tang Clan‘s Ghostface Killah and D-Block’s Sheek Louch have teamed up to form the hip-hop super group, Wu-Block. The group is playing the Trocadero tonight along with openers Saigon, Jawnzap7, and B.A.R.S. Murre. The 18+ show starts at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are available for $27 here. Listen to Wu-Block’s first official single release, “Union Square,” in the player below. UPDATE: the Wu Block concert has been postponed, and rescheduled for Friday, Sept. 21.