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Music

Big Thief's 'Two Hands' is Strikingly Human

Big Thief has released one of the best albums of the year—again. 

by JULIA DAVIES

FINNEAS Lacks Intrigue on 'Blood Harmony'

Billie Eilish's brother/producer fails to find his own voice. 

by MEHEK BOPARAI

Maggie Rogers Puts On A Sincere Performance at the Mann Center

Rogers and opener Empress Of delivered the perfect concert to start off the fall season.

by JULIA DAVIES

Jack Antonoff is Painting Over Pop Music

How the notable producer infuses his own sound into works of musical icons, one project at a time. 

by MEHEK BOPARAI

The Fillmore Philadelphia Fell in Love to Daniel Caesar

The R&B artist's live set captivated the entire crowd. 

by MEHEK BOPARAI

Whitney Made Union Transfer Feel Cozy and Familiar

Hand Habits and Whitney perfectly complemented each other on stage.

by TERESA XIE

Evelyne Brochu’s 'Objets perdus' Proves That Actors Can Release Good Albums

The French–Canadian star defies expectations with her music career. 

by KEELY DOUGLAS

Mannequin Pussy Aren't What You Expect

A conversation with Philadelphia's favorite iconoclasts.

by SAM KESLER

The Philly Orchestra Makes Classical Music More Accessible with Free Concerts

The college concert program runs through 2020 and is open to all. 

by JULIA DAVIES

It's Time to Let the Encore Die

What was once a reward for a stellar audience has become tired tradition.

by MELANNIE JAY

The Perfect Playlist to Celebrate America and John Legend

Prepare yourself for his performance at the Stand Up & Vote event this Wednesday with some classics. 

by JULIA DAVIES

The PMA's Friday Nights Series Is an Unmissable Art Experience

The almost–weekly series unifies attendees and artists through whimsical performance and extended museum hours.

by AVERY JOHNSTON

Sabrina Claudio Shines Through Darkness on Her New EP 'Truth Is—The Short Collection'

The artist's newest release shows great promise for her upcoming full album and tour. 

by JULIA DAVIES

'Charli' Trades Mainstream Appeal for Self–Reflection

Charli XCX's newest album stands out as her most mature work yet.

by PEYTON TOUPS

Cashmere Cat Scrambles for Personality on 'Princess Catgirl'

The EDM producer hasn't yet found his voice.

by PEYTON TOUPS

grandson's 'End of the Beginning' Tour Unites Punks and Hip–Hop Fans Alike

With lyrical rapping, garage rock beats, and hardcore calls to arms, grandson had something for everyone at Union Transfer.

by MELANNIE JAY

Is Live Nation Entertainment's Monopoly Hurting Concert Lovers?

The ticket sales giant streamlines fans' experiences, but is it worth the high cost of fees?

by TERESA XIE

Calexico and Iron & Wine Were Worth the Wait at Union Transfer

The long–anticipated return of the folk collaboration was accompanied by indie pop star Natalie Prass. 

by ALEC DRUGGAN

Fitz and the Tantrum's 'All the Feels' is For Those Who Long for Summer Forever

How the group's third studio album continues their youthful themes through a more mature lens.

by MEHEK BOPARAI

The Deeper Importance of "Hot Girl Summer"

Why female rap is essential to creating a safe and empowered society—in every season.

by HANNAH YUSUF

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