Andrew Hozier-Byrne, who plays Electric Factory this weekend, is poised for global folk dominance a la Mumford & Sons and Bon Iver.
Communion Philadelphia's at MilkBoy, the amazing Somi is set to jazz up the Painted Bride, and No Good Sister headlines a lively night of folk finery at JBs.
The West Philly hip-hop prince is turning 30. And he’s feeling the pressure.
Reunions abound: Sleater-Kinney's back, as are The Juliana Hatfield Three. Plus, The Dodos, Screaming Females, Gang of Four and the return of Joan Osbourne.
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 [...]