Just Announced: Madonna’s Madame X tour is coming to The Met

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Madonna has extended her world tour behind her forthcoming album Madame X, and will be making a stop in Philly this December. The tour will see the pop icon playing more intimate venues than usual, appearing in cities across North America and Europe in mini-residencies. The tour includes a three night run at The Met on December 7, 8 and 11. Continue reading →


XPN MusicNotes: Watch Madonna Sing Tribute to David Bowie, & Listen to Jeff Buckley’s cover of Dylan’s “Just Like a Woman”

Rebel Rebel You tore your dress…………..Rebel Rebel how could they know?? ❤️#rebelheartour

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Madonna is among the many artists who have paid tribute to David Bowie. Watch Madonna cover “Rebel Rebel” live in concert in Houston last night. Continue reading →


Tonight’s Concert Picks: Madonna at Wells Fargo Center, Emily Arin at PhilaMOCA

Tonight, pop music legend Madonna will be returning to Philly to kick off her 2012 North American Tour at Wells Fargo Center. The concert features support by British electronic group NERO who will be opening the show at 8 p.m. Ticket prices range from $45 to $355 and are available for purchase here. Below watch the music video for the sexy songstress’ single “Girl Gone Wild” from her latest album MDNA.

On the opposite end of the spectrum, singer-songwriter Emily Arin wraps up the Folkadelphia-curated Tuesday Tune-Out series at PhilaMOCA tonight. Doors open at 7:30 p.m., music begins at 8, immediately followed by a screening of “a film about the Romani people’s journey from NW India to Spain, consisting mostly of music.” Admission to the all-ages show is $5. Below, listen to Emily Arin’s Folkadelphia session from last spring.