Tonight’s Concert Picks: Breakwater at World Cafe Live; Tedeschi Trucks Band at Mann Center, DRGN King at The Fire

breakwater-62While you’re hypnotized by that amazing animated GIF above, we’d like to invite you not to miss Breakwater, performing at the World Cafe Live tonight. When Daft Punk sampled their song “Release the Beast” in the 2005 hit “Robot Rock”, the 70s Philly funk band was put back on the map. See what our Bruce Warren has to say about the rediscovered band here. Find more information and tickets for tonight’s show here. Below, watch Breakwater’s performance of “Work It Out” at The Savory this past June.

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Watch a new DRGN KING video for ? and the Mysterians’ “96 Tears” (playing Little Berlin on Sunday)

Quickly becoming one of Philly’s bands to watch, DRGN KING recently released a cover of “96 Tears,” the Question Mark and the Mysterians hit. The video, which premiered on Spinner, follows singer Dominic Angelella and his DRGN guys embracing city urchin lifestyle,  slumming around rooftops and junkyards. DRGN KING, who was recently signed to Bar None Records, is preparing to release their debut full-length Paragraph Nights in January. Check out “96 Tears” on Spinner here, and you can stream their Holy Ghost EP below. DRGN King plays Little Berlin on Sunday, December 16 with Secret Mountains; more information can be found at the Facebook event page.