Favorite Philly act: Hall and Oates.
Favorite Philly venue: Electric Factory.
Now in heavy rotation: Frank Ocean, Channel Orange.
NICK STUCCIO, Founder/Producing Director, Philadelphia Live Arts Festival & Philly Fringe
First record purchased: Bob Marley, Kaya. His best, hands down.
Last record purchased: Actual record? Maybe Kool & the Gang in college? Just got Glassworks by Philip Glass. Awesome.
Favorite Philly act: Todd Rundgren.
Favorite Philly venue: Johnny Brenda’s.
Now in heavy rotation: Soundgarden, Pet Sounds (on bike rides), The Necks from Australia.
ZAC RINALDO, Center, Philadelphia Flyers
First record purchased: Eminem, D12.
Last record purchased: Rick Ross, God Forgives, I Don’t.
Favorite Philly act: None off the top of my head.
Favorite Philly venue: Wells Fargo Center.
Now in heavy rotation: Old school Lil Wayne.
FRANK E. OLIVIERI, Owner/Executive Chef, Pat’s King of Steaks
First record purchased: The Hudson Brothers’ “So You Are a Star,” the Jackson 5’s “Dancing Machine” and Pink Floyd, Dark Side of the Moon on the same day. What a mix.
We’re taking you on a whirlwind tour of Philly’s sonic citizens—in the clubs, on the road, off the map and over the top.
PW's Music Issue 2014