The lazy holiday weekend is behind us, and it’s back to business here in the Philly music scene. This week we’re fortunate to have a huge variety as ever, from midwestern garage rock to living room jazz, soul on the waterfront and folk/blues in Fairmount Park. Here are 20 concerts to see in the next seven days, all around Philly.
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If you missed out on tickets to Tedeschi Trucks Band‘s quickly sold-out show at The Met later this month, worry not — the band has just announced some additional dates on their Wheels Of Soul tour this summer, including a show at The Mann on July 10. Blackberry Smoke and Shovels & Rope will open the show. Continue reading →
Perennial blues rock favorites Tedeschi Trucks Band recently announced that their new album Signs will be released on February 15, and they’ll be heading out on a tour that includes a stop at the new Met Philadelphia on Feb. 26. Signs will be the band’s fourth studio album, and its lead single “Hard Case” is out now. Tickets for the Philly show are currently on sale. Continue reading →
Three words that describe a country lover’s dream: Outlaw Music Festival. From legends in country and roots music to current top charters, the touring festival rooted has it all. Curated and headlined by Willie Nelson, the local stop of the event comes to Camden’s BB&T Pavillion on September 15th. Continue reading →
Aughties hip-hop supergroup, Jurassic 5, are bringing their old-school vibes to the TLA tonight. Comprised of DJs Numark and Cut Chemist, and MC’s Chali 2na, Zaakir, Akil and Mark 7even, the group was formed at LA’s The Good Life cafe, and was incredibly influential in the West Coast underground scene. Tickets for the show can be found at the XPN Concert Calendar. Listen to their 2002 jam, “What’s Golden,” below. Continue reading →
Roots scene favorites Tedeschi Trucks Band just announced a three-night stand in Philadelphia this spring. They’ll be at the Merriam Theater on June 8th, 9th and 10th of 2017; tickets are on sale this Friday, December 16th, at 10 a.m. Continue reading →
Summertime is for outdoor venues, and Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings and special guest Doyle Bramhall II will take on a slew of al fresco venues for TTB’s Wheels of Soul tour this summer. Philly’s slot is scheduled for the Mann Center for the Performing Arts on August 2, and tickets go on sale this Friday, April 10. Continue reading →
Local outfit Divers headline Boot & Saddle tonight. The dark-rock four-piece, comprised of Emily Ana Zeitlyn, Ross Bellenoit, Todd Erk and Tom Bendel, is finishing up a new record that was funded by fans through a PledgeMusic campaign. Divers recorded a Key Studio Session in 2013; check out “Eggshells” from the session below and learn more about the new record here, which is set for a release on December 15th. Tickets and information for tonight’s show can be found here.