Break Free Fest Spotlight: Great Wight

Great Wight | photo by Nikki Austin | via

After a successful inaugural year, Philadelphia’s Break Free Fest returns to The Rotunda this weekend for two days, bringing POC and other marginalized voices in the punk scene together and to the front. All week long leading up to the event, we’re highlighting some of the performers on the bill.

Great Wight / New York City, New York

Great Wight is a super catchy emo-influenced band from New York City. Despite being around for just over seven months at this point, they’ve managed to put out an album and tour extensively. In June they are heading to England for a short run of shows. We spoke with lead singer and guitar player Erik Garlington. Continue reading →