Tonight’s Concert Picks: Bloktoberfest, Swans at Union Transfer, Robert Glasper Experiment at World Cafe Live, Mike Doughty at WCL at The Queen, Marco Benevento at The Blockley

The culmination of music, beer and food in one spectacular celebration known as Bloktoberfest returns to Philadelphia today on South Street between Broad and 18th. The event, now in its fourth year, will have two stages set up with live acts including Toy Soldiers and Grandchildren; the full line-up can be found here. While participants must be 21 for a Beer Bracelet, Bloktoberfest is an all-ages free event, and it begins at noon. More information can be found here. Below, download Toy Soldiers’ single “Been Here All My Days.”

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Today is Bloktoberfest

Today is Bloktoberfest, an all-ages, free event taking place starting at Noon. It takes place over three blocks on South Street between Broad Street and 17th Street. Bloktoberfest is a partnership with the South of South Neighborhood Association, South Street West Business Association, and Bella Vista Beer Distributors and features music, food, and beer. See the complete schedule of music below. For more information about Bloktoberfest go here.