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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Daughn Gibson at Johnny Brenda’s, Kilo Kish at the Blockley, Do Good Fest at Hard Rock Café, The Mighty Paradocs at PhilaMOCA

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WXPN’s Artist To Watch Daughn Gibson is bringing his experimental tunes to Johnny Brenda’s Tonight. His second album, Me Moan, was recently released on Sub Pop Records and fuses dark country with electronic beats and orchestral instruments to create a haunting, unique sound. Opening the show are Hiss Golden Messenger and Man On. Gibson was on World Cafe with David Dye this past week; listen to the session here. Check out Gibson’s music video for “Kissin’ on the Blacktop” below, and find tickets here.

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Lushlife to play next Red Bull Sound Select event on 9/17 with Cuddle Magic, Heliotropes and Johnny Showcase

redbullsoundselect The next Philly Red Bull Sound Select show will be held on Tuesday, September 17th at a secret location TBA. Curated by Tayyib Smith of Little Giant Media, the showcase will feature Cuddle Magic, Heliotropes, Johnny Showcase and Lushlife. Tonight is the August edition of Red Bull Sound Select at The Blockley with Kilo Kish, Nico’s Gun, Mic Stewart & Joie. Go here for more information about tonight’s show, curated by Veteran Freshman. Below, listen to some tunes from Lushlife, Cuddle Magic and Johnny Showcase.

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Check out who’s playing the Red Bull Sound Select show at the Blockley 8/16

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Red Bull is hosting a show at the Blockley on August 16 as part of its Sound Select concert series, which aims to bring together and “break” new music. Headlining the show is experimental, alternative hip-hop driven artist Kilo Kish. She dropped her record, K+, earlier this year – you can stream it below through SoundCloud. Curated by Veteran Freshman, the show also include performances by local singer-songwriter/hip-hop artist Joie, and Philly quirky psych-rockers Nico’s Gun. Also on the bill is Mic Stewart, who just recently released the music video for “Let it Bump,” his track with Chill Moody and DJ Damage. Tickets for the show can be bought at the door – $3 before 10 p.m, and $10 after.

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