On this day thirty years ago, The Cars were rocking Philly’s beloved venue, The Spectrum

The Cars | photo via artist’s Facebook page

“Happy 30th anniversary, The Cars!”

“Thanks, but, eh, for what exactly, random lady shouting at me?” I can only imagine the alarmed power pop icons would answer in question.

“For playing Philly’s The Spectrum thirty years ago, ya loons!” I’d respond emphatically before sprinkling a handful of confetti. Then we’d part ways. End scene. Continue reading →


The Cars playing Electric Factory on Sunday, May 22nd

The Cars are releasing Move Like This—their first new album in 25 years—on May 10th, and will be playing the Electric Factory on Sunday, May 22nd. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, April 23rd, at noon. Tickets are $49.75/$52.72. (More information can be found here.) Below, something old and something new.