Posts Tagged as ‘Show review’

Published on January 20th, 2012

Through a sea of plaid and flannel I made my way to the front of the stage in hopes of being within arm’s length of Christopher Owens, former religious cult member and »

Published on November 27th, 2011

The Electric Factory was packed on Friday night for Dancegiving, featuring headliners David Solano, Porter Robinson, and Wolfgang Gartner. Hoards of people turned out to experience a show that only »

Published on October 18th, 2011

As we sauntered into the Theater of Living Arts on October 13th, we realized we were a bit tardy.  Xylos, an electro-synth-pop band hailing from Brooklyn, NY was already halfway »

Published on June 26th, 2011

Florence + the Machine played for a contented crowd on the river at Festival Pier on Monday night, June 20th. When the show began, it was not the intricate backdrop »

Published on June 2nd, 2011

Despite a broken foot, Feed Me rocked the TLA last night for a packed house. Opener Dieselboy warmed the crowd up before the electro house champ took the stage for »

Published on May 30th, 2011

Philadelphia’s own Chiddy Bang played a secret show on Wednesday night in the basement of the First Unitarian Church. The all-ages concert was sponsored by Taco Bell, who gave away »

Published on May 23rd, 2011

Sleigh Bells played a sold-out show at the Trocadero in Philadelphia on Sunday, May 8th. This post is incredibly late, so I’m mostly going to let the pictures speak for »

Published on May 6th, 2011

Foals came to town last night for a sold-out show at the TLA. Playing alongside them were Freelance Whales and The Naked and Famous. The XPN-sponsored show had tons of »

Published on May 4th, 2011

English dubstep mastermind Rusko came to Philadelphia for the third time last Friday at the Electric Factory. The last time Rusko was at the Electric Factory, he played a sold »

Published on May 3rd, 2011

The king of electro rocked the Starlight Ballroom to pieces this past Friday. The place went rampant. He first pumped out a half hour of heavy club-house bangers, well complemented »