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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Johnny Showcase at Underground Arts, The One2s at MilkBoy, and Buddy Guy at The Keswick Theatre

Johnny Showcase and The Mystic Ticket | Photo courtesy of the artist
Johnny Showcase and The Mystic Ticket | Photo courtesy of the artist

Discofied lounge act Johnny Showcase and his band The Mystic Ticket open for West Philadelphia Orchestra tonight at Underground Arts. Having established themselves in Philly as both musicians and performance artists, Showcase and The Mystic Ticket have a full-length LP called Love is the Message and a few EPs under their belt. When it comes to the stage, frontman Johnny keeps things energized during his sets, which feature a combination of funk and folk, and tonight will be no exception. Watch the music video for song “Sensual, Parts 1 & 2” below, and get tickets for this evening’s 21+ show here. Continue reading →

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Buddy Guy at Sun Center

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Blues guitar legend Buddy Guy will be playing at the Sun Center tonight with Quinn Sullivan. The now 78 year old recently celebrated his birthday at his venue, Chicago’s Buddy Guy’s Legends. For guitar enthusiasts, he recently released an interesting Squier Challenge where participants try to tell the difference between a low end Squier affinity Series strat and Buddy Guy’s personal polka dot axe. Continue reading →

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Elf Power at Boot and Saddle, Alice Russell at World Cafe Live, The Burgeoning at World Cafe Live and more…

ElfPowerIn celebration of their October 1st release of Sunlight On The Moon, fantastical psychedelic indie rock outfit Elf Power is coming to Boot and Saddle tonight. The album is the fourteenth full-length the band has released since forming in Athens, Georgia almost two decades ago. Check out the title track from the album below, and find tickets and information for tonight’s show here.

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