Posts Tagged as ‘Philadelphia’

Published on February 27th, 2012

The Arctic Monkeys new single “R U Mine?” was released just yesterday and already has over 78,300 views on Youtube. These Brits have been producing hits since 2006 with their »

Published on January 27th, 2012

If you put together Bloc Party, Brian Eno, then sent them off to space, you would probably end up with something that sounded like Metronomy. Forming in England around the »

Published on December 6th, 2011

What is Tropical Bass music? That question is rather hard to answer. The term is actually a sort of “catch-all” for various types of underground, global dance music that have »

Published on March 24th, 2011

When I arrived at the Trocadero around 9:30pm on Tuesday night, I was expecting to find a packed house. Not only was Simian Mobile Disco set to perform, but the »

Published on March 11th, 2011

Our friends at are hosting a sweet slew of bands on March 19th for us Philadelphians to check out. Cozy Galaxies, Grubby Little Hands, and Bridge Underwater will surely »

Published on March 6th, 2011

Philadelphia rock band Blood Feathers has been gaining a lot of hype over the past year. Blood Feathers started out as a freewheeling classic rock band, fusing together a wide variety »

Published on March 4th, 2011

Row Homes are a brand new Philly band who have quite a history together. They all grew up in the same town and attended the same high school, but they »

Published on March 2nd, 2011

In recent years, Philadelphia has established a respectable dubstep scene that has been spearheaded by a handful of local DJs and producers. Many of these artists, including Flufftronix, Dirty South »

Published on February 24th, 2011

Irwin Schmidt, keyboardist of supreme krautrock gods Can, once called his band a “mighty, pulsing organism.” To anyone familiar with CAN’s music, this kind of statement doesn’t come off as »

Published on February 12th, 2011

“Cheesesteaks! Eagles! Soft pretzels!” Take a trip over to the Philadelphia entry on UrbanDictionary, and you’ll find that people can’t help but mention some combination of the things above. I mean, I »