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An Interview with Mark Schaffer of Houndstooth Entertainment


This Friday is Houndstooth Entertainment‘s official launch party featuring performances from Norwegian Arms and Scott Churchman at everyone’s favorite mausoleum of contemporary art, PhilaMOCA (531 N. 12th Street). Tickets are $10 at the door and $8 presale. Philly-based Laser Background and Circadian Rhythms will also be playing, so this means you should probably RSVP Continue reading »

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Rapper Eve Still Exists, Playing Free Show at “Tiny” KFN


To be honest with you, we thought Eve was dead. But, apparently, she’s just been really, really, REALLY quiet these past couple of years. On Wednesday, she’ll emerge from whatever dark abyss she calls home to play a free show at Kung Fu Necktie as part of the Reebok Classic Continue reading »

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Boot and Saddle Will Reopen Sometime Next Year


City Paper reports that Four Corners Management (owner of Lucy’s, Drinker’s and Union Transfer) has won their appeal to bring the defunct Boot and Saddle venue on South Broad Street back to life. As we reported last week, the Boot and Saddle’s owners were having a tough time getting the South Continue reading »

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Allow Odd Future to Disrespect You at Exit Skateshop This Friday


I’m not sure what the folks at Exit Skateshop were thinking (or smoking), but this Friday the store will be “handing over the keys” to Tyler the Creator and the rest of Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All. This will not end well. Odd Future is in town for a Continue reading »

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Watch: Dr. Dog Performs on Conan


The coincide with the release of their newest album this week, Dr. Dog performed “That Old Black Hole” on Conan last night. Check out the video below and be sure to stream Be the Void over at Team Coco. We’re just so proud of you guys; you’re really growing up Continue reading »

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Which Philly Band Will be Performing on Conan Next Week?


Dr. Dog! As if there were any other viable answers to that question. The group will be Conan’s musical guest on Wednesday, February 8th, so set your Tivo (is that still exists) or your DVR (if you make enough money to actually have DVR). No word yet on the other Continue reading »

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Boyz II Men to Stars: Philly Icons Receive “Walk of Fame” Honor


Although Boyz II Men went from, uh, boys to men about 15 years ago, their legacy as one of Philadelphia’s most successful musical acts remains. Now, 20 years and 60 million albums later, the group has been honored with stars on the famous Hollywood “Walk of Fame.” The ceremony was Continue reading »

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