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Tiny Desk, Big Audience, Bigger Artists
As the NPR video series expands, is it still giving enough exposure to smaller artists?
November 13, 2019 at 9:36 pm
Five Standout Films at the Gershman Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival
These are the must–see movies showing at Philadelphia's oldest film festival.
November 12, 2019 at 10:53 pm
'Doctor Sleep' Doesn't Quite Capture The Magic of 'The Shining'
This sequel isn't as good as Kubrick's classic, but it's made with love.
November 11, 2019 at 5:43 pm
Cold War Kids Test Out a New Voice On 'New Age Norms 1'
The first installment of the band's seventh album leaves the listener wanting more.
November 10, 2019 at 10:07 pm
Grace Cummings Gives A Refreshing Breath of Mystery with 'Refuge Cove'
The artists exists within a vacuum, which isn't necessarily a bad thing.
November 10, 2019 at 6:45 pm
Amazon's Intersect Festival: The Battle for Indie Artists' Integrity
Musicians and festivals rely on big sponsors, but where do we draw the line?
November 9, 2019 at 4:52 pm
Lula Wiles is Redesigning the Protest Song
The trio challenges the conventions of folk music, Native rights, and modern relationships.
November 8, 2019 at 4:47 pm
On 'Pang,' Caroline Polachek Proves She Can Make It On Her Own
The veteran singer–songwriter stakes a claim for herself as a pop star.
November 8, 2019 at 3:05 pm
‘30 Americans’ Brings Visions of a New Artistic Future to Philadelphia
The latest special exhibition at the Barnes Foundation commemorates the 10th anniversary of this travelling art collection.
November 7, 2019 at 7:02 pm
Angel Olsen Brings 'All Mirrors' to the Franklin Music Hall
The album was full of grandeur, but that feeling was severely lacking at her Halloween show.
November 7, 2019 at 6:29 pm
My Top Five Weird Finds at This Year's West Philly Artists Yard Sale
Local artists cleared their studios out at Black Hound Clay Studio's yard sale event on Oct. 27, and they did not disappoint.
November 7, 2019 at 12:45 am
What the Break–ups of Philly's Biggest Emo Bands Means for the Scene
With mewithoutYou, Modern Baseball, and Balance and Composure gone, who is left to take their place?
November 6, 2019 at 11:29 pm
'The Lighthouse' is an Amazing Descent into Madness
Robert Eggers, director of The Witch, returns with another oppressive thriller.
November 6, 2019 at 9:01 pm
Onda Latina’s 'In Theaters Now': Sexy, Professional, and Larger–Than–Life
Penn's premier Latin dance troupe stunned audiences on the weekend of Nov. 1 with an upbeat and thematically cohesive show.
November 6, 2019 at 2:18 pm
Julia Jacklin is Being Herself and 'Crushing' It
The Australian singer–songwriter doesn't want to be politicized just because she's a woman.
November 6, 2019 at 2:00 pm
We Don't Need an All—Girls Marvel Movie
Marvel should develop its female characters organically, rather than carelessly throwing them into a movie together.
November 5, 2019 at 9:31 pm
America is Tired of Singing Competitions
Why the novelty of reality singing competition shows has declined in the past decade.
November 5, 2019 at 7:02 pm
We Need Fall Music To Bring Warmth To Our Lives
How the coffeehouse genre provides us with a soundtrack for autumn.
November 5, 2019 at 2:21 am
'Notorious RBG': A New Exhibit at the NMAJH Dedicated to the Iconic Supreme Court Justice
The exhibit takes you through the incredible life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
November 5, 2019 at 2:10 am
Killjoy's Kastle: More Than Just A 'Lesbian Feminist Haunted House'
The exhibit, which showed in Philly through the Halloween season, reclaims a fundamentalist Christian tradition to explore our current politics surrounding gender and sexuality.
November 4, 2019 at 8:55 pm
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