Archive for the ‘Artist Features’ Category

Published on September 13th, 2013

Well it’s finally Friday. That means two things: 1) you made it through another grueling week of work/school/funemployment and 2) we’re only one day away from the next installment of »

Published on September 12th, 2013

This evening, The TLA plays host to three of the most innovative rising stars in the world of electronic music. Australian producer Flume will headline along side Future Classic label-mate Touch Sensitive and »

Published on July 23rd, 2013

We just sat down with Jonas Lion, the headlining DJ for our THIRD installment of VELOUR at Table 31! Velour goes down Saturday, August 3rd, but in the meantime you »

Published on December 10th, 2012

Welcome, New Philadelphians, to the first installment of Under the Radar! A new column, Under the Radar aims to break fledgling, unsigned artists into the blogosphere, giving them a platform to share »

Published on October 10th, 2012

Last Wednesday, Johnny Brenda’s hosted Nick Waterhouse and Allah-Las, two west coast acts with some serious talent. The soundscapes that each band created enabled such breathtaking imagery. Allah-Las performed with »

Published on September 20th, 2012

Anthony Mullin, guitarist of New York City rock band The Blackfires, spoke with The New Philadelphia about “Grapeshot,” the group’s first official single from their upcoming debut release. The Blackfires are »

Published on September 3rd, 2012

If you’re familiar with the raspy, yet angelic, voice of Cat Power, then you are surely aware that her music typically resonates  melancholy, angst, and intense emotion layered over folk/indie »

Published on August 28th, 2012

I recently stumbled upon the Soundcloud of Ernest Gonzales, a San Antonio native on Exponential Records whose creations sound like the result of  a passionate love affair between The XX »

Published on August 21st, 2012

Techno favorite’s Mumbai Science literally just released this killer mixtape for the month of August.  Mumbai graced Philadelphia with their presence at Morgan’s Pier two weeks ago, and it was »

Published on August 13th, 2012

Yeasayer recently leaked a preview of their new album Fragrant World, through NPR.  The album, due to be released August 21st, undeniably showcases the bands’ unique sound, with layers upon »