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Arts & Entertainment

How The Met Became One of Philly's Dominant Concert Venues

In less than a year, an abandoned opera house has become a focal point of the local music scene.

by MELANNIE JAY

King Princess' 'Cheap Queen' Is the Perfect Soundtrack For a Quarter–Life Crisis

The 20–year–old's debut album was made for those of us leaving our teenage years behind.

by KEELY DOUGLAS

Rezz Hypnotizes The Met Philadelphia

The Canadian electronic DJ cast her spell over the old opera house.

by KEELY DOUGLAS

Florence + the Machine's 'Lungs' Was A Decade Ahead of Its Time

Looking back at the brilliance of Florence + the Machine's debut album on its 10th anniversary.

by KEELY DOUGLAS

'Zombieland: Double Tap' Brings Bloody but Predictable Fun

The long–awaited sequel makes the zombie apocalypse look fun, but loses the surprise of the original. 

by JESSICA BAO

The West Philly Artists Yard Sale Returns to Black Hound Clay Studio

On Oct. 27, WPAYS will connect artists cleaning out their studios and locals seeking affordable art.

by HANNAH LONSER

Disney Needs More LGBTQ Characters in its Children's Movies

All children deserve positive LGBT representation in film and television. Who are the major players in the industry now, and who needs to step up?

by HARSHITA GUPTA

A Conversation with Andrew Greenblatt at the Opening of the Philadelphia Film Festival

The Festival—which includes 120 different films from Philadelphia, France, China, and beyond—will continue through October 27.

by QUINN ROBINSON

Harry Styles is Completely Free in His New Music Video for 'Lights Up'

The British pop idol channels glam rock and Gen Z pop in his latest release. 

by JULIA DAVIES

The Art of the Movie Trailer

Are movies getting worse or are trailers getting better?

by ANNA COLLINS

Vagabon’s Self–Titled Album is an Honest Collection of Growing Pains

Singer–songwriter Laetitia Tamko strips down her walls on her sophomore record.

by TERESA XIE

Goth Babe is Off the Grid and Loving It

Griffin Washburn talks finding his inspirations and making music out of his camper. 

by JULIA DAVIES

The Head and the Heart Brought Community to The Met

Even in sadder, softer moments, a sense of comfort prevailed between entertainer and audience.

by MELANNIE JAY

Songs for Dancing On Your Own

A playlist fit for both house parties and for time alone. 

by PEYTON TOUPS

'El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie' Verges on Boredom, But is a Must See for Diehard Fans

The film is predictable, but the performances and character appearances make it worth the watch.

by ANYA TULLMAN

Reflecting on the Gravitas of Hans Zimmer

The prolific soundtrack composer has been a staple of blockbusters for decades, from 'Inception' to 'The Lion King.'

by MEHEK BOPARAI

Eight Canadian Artist to Listen to on Election Night

If you didn't know the Canadian election is coming up, now you do.

by KEELY DOUGLAS

A Conversation With Producer David Ulich About 'At the Heart of Gold'

The film—which will be screened at Penn on Thursday, Oct. 17—delves into the USA gymnastics sex abuse scandal. 

by TARA O'BRIEN

An Excruciatingly Deep Dive Into Ryan Murphy Canon

From 'Nip/Tuck' to 'Glee' to 'Pose,' Murphy has been at the forefront of pop culture for nearly two decades.

by SAMANTHA SANDERS

Philadelphia's HERspace Art Festival Gives Female Artists A Platform

On the first Saturday of each month, the exhibit gives women a forum to break into the local art scene.

by ANYA TULLMAN

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