With it’s opening couplet of “Bedding Taylor Swift / Every night inside the Oculus Rift,” Father John Misty’s “Total Entertainment Forever” was already controversial to some, and the just-released video for the song is likely to push even more buttons.
Jonah says, ” All and all though, it’s been a pretty great year…..I mean, for stuff coming out. Nearly everything else about this year has been TERRIBLE. But! In hindsight, it could be not so bad. For all we know, 2017 could be THE WORST year we’ve ever known…and it’s shaping up to be that way too!”
With such an intoxicating voice, literally and figuratively, and lyrics to swoon the clothes off of any concert-goer (although it’s usually himself who winds up stripping), Har Mar Superstar brought an unforgettable performance to Philly this past Monday. Making his fourth stop as the headliner of his Best Summer Ever Tour with Texas rock band, Sweet Spirit, he showed Underground Arts his timeless dance moves, hilarious improvisation, and partial nudity.
Those unfamiliar with the Minneapolis-bred Har Mar Superstar (aka Sean Tillmann) will most likely be apprehensive to his brand ...
This week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio show on SiriusXMU is dedicated to the Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival, as well as the ‘Day of the Dead’ compilation, and includes almost every artist that performed in Wisconsin this past weekend, as well as a few tracks from that Grateful Dead tribute album.
The Mermaid Parade wasn’t the only thing going on at Coney Island on Saturday (6/18), it was also the Burger Beach Bash, the first big NYC fest from the party animals at Burger Records who throw lots of them in California. …
Rubbing the lamp takes on new meaning in the onetime Moldy Peach frontman’s twisted take on this fairy tale starring Macaulay Culkin, Natasha Lyonne, Alia Shawkat, Har Mar Superstar, Devendra Banhart, Bip Ling, Zoe Kravitz and more.
Har Mar Superstar‘s new album, Best Summer Ever, is out next month and he’s just released “Anybody’s Game” from it. Here, Har Mar is in wistful synthpop mode and is a little more serious that you may be used to hearing, but still very catchy…
Monday, October 13
Garage-rock band The Orwells will return to Philly to play at Underground Arts in support of the sophomore album, Disgraceland. You may remember them as the guys who made David Letterman flip out…twice.
The Orwells @ Underground Arts – $15 – 21+ – Tickets
Tuesday, October 14
Behind his excellent new album, Steven Ellison brings Flying Lotus back to Philly on Tuesday night. You’re Dead! has won much praise already (it was released this past Tuesday) and will probably end up on some highly publicized best-of lists come year’s end.
Cajun band BeauSoleil will bring the music of Louisiana to Philly tonight at the Ardmore Music Hall. Since forming in 1975, the band has tweaked its Cajun sound over the years, incorporating elements of jazz, rock n’ roll, swamp and … Continued
Most introductions to the funk-soul phenomenon known as Har Mar Superstar reads the same, so let’s knock out the basics right away. Born in 2000 as the alter-ego of Sean Tillman—a chubby, balding man with an uncanny resemblance to porn star Ron Jeremy—Har Mar Superstar has spent the past 14 years building a strong cult following with his tongue-in-cheek approach to contemporary R&B. Taking his stage name from the Har Mar Mall in his hometown of St. Paul, Minn., Tillman is a sexier, funkier version of Tenacious D with a reputation for raunchy, sweaty performances that frequently ...
Swollen Fox Radio is a weekly Spotify playlist compiled to highlight upcoming and recently announced shows in and around Philadelphia, as well as the best new albums of the week. Listen to this week’s edition below, and find a list of the shows and albums included further below.
Upcoming shows (July 14-20)
07/15 – The Donkeys @ The Boot & Saddle
07/16 – Har Mar Superstar @ The Boot & Saddle
07/17 – Dave Hause @ Morgan’s Pier
07/17 – Deltron 3030 @ World Cafe Live Wilmington
07/18 – Cruiser @ Johnny Brenda’s
07/18 – Cheers Elephant, Toy Soldiers @ ...