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Double Decker Music Series returns on May 31 with Christopher Sean Powell and The Sun Flights

Gretchen Lohse | Photo via bowerbird.org/newsite/events/doubledecker/
Gretchen Lohse | Photo by Scott Troyan | via bowerbird.org

The beloved Double Decker Music Series, “an intimate mobile concert experience,” is returning on May 31 with Christopher Sean Powell and The Sun Flights on board.

You may have your favorite live-music venue in the city, but there’s debatably nothing like watching multitalented Philly musicians perform while basking in the changing scenery and afterglow of Philly.  Continue reading →

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Download Dog Barking at the Moon, the haunting solo debut from Casey Bell of Break It Up and Myrrias

Photo via caseybell.bandcamp.com
Photo via caseybell.bandcamp.com

She’s a familiar face around the Philly scene, though you’re probably used to seeing Casey Bell behind the drum kit – whether it be in punk-informed power trio Break It Up or the jangley dream-pop outfit Myrrias. On her new solo LP, Dog Barking at the Moon – fittingly released as a free download yesterday, on the eve of a lunar eclipse – Bell takes up a guitar and vocal mic for a stirring and serene solo debut. Continue reading →

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Philly’s Myrrias release their first demo of dreamy, lo-fi tunes

Photo by Daniel Ryan Morse via facebook.com/myrrias
Photo by Daniel Ryan Morse via facebook.com/myrrias

All four members of Myrrias have played in other local bands namely Break it Up, Arc in Round, Downtown Club, and Lantern and together they cook up something new that still has hints of their past projects. Three new tracks make up the new release Endless Winter Session and will also appear on their upcoming debut album. Download “Focus”, which boasts solid harmonies, for free below.

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Cults at The TLA, Communion Club Night featuring Rosco Bandana at Underground Arts, Myrrias at Ortliebs and more

Olivia Malone/Courtesy of the artist
Olivia Malone/Courtesy of the artist

Indie-pop duo Cults will take to the TLA stage tonight. The New York natives released their sophomore album Static in October on Columbia Records and it has impressed fans and critics. Bullet Magazine recently included “So Far” from the new record on their “Indisputable, Definitive Best 53 Songs of 2013” list. Get tickets to the show here and watch them perform “Always Forever” from their WFUV Session below.

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