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Hangout Fest 2018 lineup (Kendrick, Killers, St Vincent, SZA & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Anderson. Paak, Odesza, Portugal. The Man, Dej Loaf, Manchester Orchestra and more are also playing.

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The Grammys Play It Safe Again for the 2017 Nominations

Source: Rock On Philly

What’s safer: a kindergarten playground or the Grammy 2017 nominations?

If you chose the latter, you are correct. Once again, The Recording Academy has stuck to their usual favorites (especially in the major categories) and with few exceptions has ignored the vast array of talented musicians out of mainstream radio’s reach.

Roots rock singer/songwriter Sturgill Simpson is the only outlier in the Best Album of the Year category, which also includes Adele, Beyoncé, Drake and Justin Bieber. Record of the Year and Song of the Year only features mainstream artists. The Recording Academy then uses those same artists for ...

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ACL Fest weekend 2, day 1 in pics: Foals, Radiohead, Band of Horses, Die Antwoord & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The second weekend of Austin’s ACL Fest kicked of Friday, October 7 in Zilker Park, much like it did the first weekend, with sets…

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Best Weekend Ever: Hot August Weekend!

Source: Rock On Philly

This weekend is looking to be perfect weather for shows, with the exception of Saturday’s rain during the day. Don’t let it stop you from getting out to see your favorite bands!

Thursday 8/4:

This Is Hardcore kicks off the 4 days of rocking out. Night one is at Union Transfer. The lineup consists of many seasoned bands, including Youth Of Today, Burn, Code Orange, and many more. The show is sold out for tonight, but you can still try to get tickets for the other nights at the Electric Factory.

Friday 8/5:

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Best Weekend Ever: Hot August Weekend!

Source: Rock On Philly

This weekend is looking to be perfect weather for shows, with the exception of Saturday’s rain during the day. Don’t let it stop you from getting out to see your favorite bands!

Thursday 8/4:

This Is Hardcore kicks off the 4 days of rocking out. Night one is at Union Transfer. The lineup consists of many seasoned bands, including Youth Of Today, Burn, Code Orange, and many more. The show is sold out for tonight, but you can still try to get tickets for the other nights at the Electric Factory.

Friday 8/5:

The Hush Sound is ...

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Mid Album Of The Year: Staff Picks

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image Courtesy of idigitaltimes.com

I know nobody wants to believe it but it looks like 2016 is already half over. Throughout January to June so many great album have come out, and it’s nearly impossible to pick your favorites. Thankfully there’s people like us who compile a list of our favorites and gives our audience maybe something new to listen to. If you already have heard of some of these artist, hopefully you agree with us!

During the month of July, we will also be posting our individual top list, and what we think about each record!

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The Struts Wow Crowd at First Pierre Presents Show at Ardmore Music Hall

Source: Rock On Philly

The Struts have had quite the weekend. After playing two sets at Firefly, the glam rock British band stopped by Ardmore Music Hall for an intimate afternoon concert. This afternoon was the first in a special “Pierre Presents” series by 93.3 WMMR FM.

These events, hosted by longtime WMMR DJ Pierre Robert, aim to bring up and coming talent to Philly for special small performances and Q&A sessions. All of these concerts are free and invitation only. For this particular show, fans could win tickets on-air on WMMR, at WMMR ticket raids last week, and at Ardmore ...

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Shaky Knees 2016 in pics (ATDI, Jane’s Addiction, Slowdive, Florence, Hop Along, Baroness & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Earlier this month (5/13-15), Atlanta’s fourth annual Shaky Knees music festival went down at Centennial Olympic Park. Headliners included Jane’s Addiction performing 1990’s Ritual de lo habitual in full, the 1975, My Morning Jacket, Florence + the Machine and the reunited At the Drive In.

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Lollapalooza 2016 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Radiohead vs Ghost vs Major Lazer; Lana Del Rey vs The Last Shadow Puppets vs J Cole; Red Hot Chili Peppers vs Disclosure vs Vic Mensa; Bloc Party vs Vince Staples; and more.

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Best Weekend Ever: The Struts, Donn T, RiverRink Winterfest, and More!

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Mike Mauger

With only a few weekends left before 2016, it is time to celebrate and live up the rest of 2015. What better way to celebrate than live music and other activities around the City of Brotherly Love? Go and get out there for the best weekend ever!

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Philly Shows You Can’t Miss in December!

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Mike Mauger

The cold weather will be quickly approaching, but that should not stop you from seeing your favorite musicians this December. Grab a big cup of hot chocolate, sit back, and check out ROP’s list of Philly shows you cannot miss this December!

Tuesday 12/1

We Are Music Film Premiere at World Cafe Live

The public premiere for the highly-anticipated “We Are Music” music video is this coming Tuesday at World Cafe Live. The video includes 20 different Philly musicians playing throughout the city. Tickets can be purchased here in advance for $15 or $17 at ...

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Best Weekend Ever: Battle of the College Bands, Fall Festivals, and Zombies!

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Mark Sebastian

As the weather gets even cooler, the ghouls come out to play in Philly! There are so many fun shows and events coming your way this weekend, you definitely don’t want to miss out. From spotlighting up-and-coming talent to established acts, make this is your best weekend ever with our guide below!

Friday 10/23:

Kicking off your weekend right is Rock On Philly’s very own Battle of the College Bands! The battle to the last guitar string is happening at Hard Rock Cafe. The participating bands are Distressor, Baby Blitz, Andorra, and INDIGOLD ...

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Made in America 2015 – Day One Recap!

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Anheuser-Busch

Day One of Budweiser Made in America 2015 kick-started in sunshine and good spirits. Click through to see all the photos from the show!

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Made in America 2015: Full Schedule!

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Ruby Mora

The day is finally here! Budweiser Made in America 2015 will be kicking off shortly…and here is your one-stop-shop for all things MIA.

See the full schedule and the day-by-day breakdown below!embed-made-in-america-2015-set-times-posterImage courtesy of Tidal

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