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Clairo to bring Immunity to Wells Fargo and Union Transfer

Clairo | photo by Hart Leshkina | via instragram.com/clairo

Though it was released barely a year after her debut EP, Clairo’s debut album, Immunity, demonstrates a great leap in maturity. Immunity replaces diary’s wry lyrics and bedroom production with sophisticated storytelling and enigmatic soundscapes. This coming Sunday, August 11th, Clairo will open for Khalid at the Wells Fargo Center. Later this fall, Clairo will head out on a headlining tour. Clairo will bring Immunity to Union Transfer on Thursday, November 7th with Beadadoobe and Hello Yello. Continue reading →

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Cold Soul bring low-key energy on “Sad Girl Hours”

Cold Soul | via Facebook

Cold Soul are a four piece Philly indie rock group with a smooth sound reminiscent of Clairo and Cuco. On their new single “Sad Girl Hours,” the group delivers a strong tune about heartbreak and trying to piece yourself together after hard times.

Comprised of vocalist Rachel Nakshian, bassist Owen Kirchner, drummer Dontres Davis, and lead guitarist Himanya Behl, the quartet hold down an intoxicating groove as Nakshian’s airy vocals guide the track. The music intensifies, then crescendos into a wild chorus. Nakshian’s vocals are still at the forefront, but her bandmates is brought up to the same intensity. Continue reading →

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PRESS PLAY: 7 New Albums out July 26th!

Rayland Baxter | photo by Shervin Lainez | courtesy of the artist

Friday is new release day! Each week we feature a selection of new albums being released and songs we LOVE.  This week, Rayland Baxter (who plays #XPNFest tonight!) pays tribute to the late Mac Miller with the release of his Good Mmornin EP.  Also, recent World Cafe guest Caamp deliver a new album, Australian songwriter Angie McMahon releases her debut, and the Best Of … Spoon has some new music too!

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Watch two stylish videos from Kali Uchis’ new album Isolation, see her at the TLA in October

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Kali Uchis | photo courtesy of the artist

R&B songstress Kali Uchis has grown steadily more visible over the last few years with features on recent albums by Gorillaz and Tyler the Creator. Now she’s backing up this year’s sultry, enchanting debut album Isolation with a major tour set to grace Philly’s Theater of the Living Arts on 10/15.

Isolation is available now on all major streaming services and features collaborations from Tyler the Creator, Steve Lacy, Bootsy Collins, and more. Check out the stylish music videos for “One Girl” and “After the Storm” below along with full tour dates. Continue reading →