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.
They hit the road last year to play their 1994 eponymous LP in its entirely and remind the uninitiated few just how artists from Philly roll.
Fashawn's coming to The Barbary, Arcade Fire's Will Butler celebrates his solo LP, Milo Greene brings its "cinematic pop" to JBs, and Doc Gibbs honors Wayne Shorter.
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 [...]