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Watch the rock and roll jam “Riff Mountain” from Fishtown’s Creem Circus

Photo via facebook.com
Photo via facebook.com/creemcircusband

Power chords, Philly-made axes and full-on glam rock, need we say more?

The brand new video for the appropriately named track “Riff Mountain” from Creem Circus, a band headlined by local guitar-smith Chris DiPinto, has all this and more. DiPinto and company bring a song chalk full of raw energy and presents it in a way that harkens back to a simpler time when rockers weren’t afraid to be loud and in your face. Continue reading →

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: XPN Welcomes The Spinto Band to Johnny Brenda’s, Arctic Splash at Kung Fu Necktie, Cold Roses at MilkBoy, Parquet Courts at Voyeur for Making Time, Galentine’s Day Cover Band Show at Cha-Cha’Razzi

XPN welcomes The Spinto Band to Johnny Brenda’s tonight.  Boasting a new album in Cool Cocoon and a viral-y popular video in “What I Love,’ the Delaware natives have had a busy few months leading up to this hometown-area show, perhaps best exhibited by their coverage in The New Yorker and on NPR.  As the band points out in this interview with The Key, their generally upbeat, happy sounding music often has much deeper, sometimes melancholy lyrics.  Tickets and information for tonight’s 21+ show with Language Problems and Alec Ounsworth can be found here.  Watch the video for “What I Love” below.

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