With bassist Tarus Mateen and drummer Nasheet Waits, Moran’s created a peerless, fearless rhythm fusion sure to win even more praise this weekend.
La Dispute and Title Fight show why Will Yip's the man; Northern Arms headlines a real barn burner, and Jeff Bradshaw's bringing company to the TLA.
By Bill Chenevert
The new albums and Philly shows we're waiting for
Pissed Jeans headlines a Jump Philly-curated series, Meek Mill's playing before hometown fans, and violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg returns to the Philadelphia Orchestra.
It’s totally possible that Michael Sam’s slowly but surely making queer people sports fans: learning rules, checking scores, researching his draft prospects, etc. But this week is his week (we’re hoping) to be the first openly gay NFL player drafted into the league. It’s pretty thrilling, actually, on par with Jason Collins’ openness and barrier [...]