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April 16, 2014

The Center City Jazz Festival Returns With Local And National Musicians For Its 3rd Year Of Live Performances, This Saturday, April 19

The annual Center City Jazz Festival returns to Philadelphia’s downtown for its third year of bringing sweet tunes to the City of Brotherly Love on Saturday, April 19. Festival founder and musician Ernest Stuart — who began the festival with a Kickstarter campaign and a dream — brings his music fest back in 2014 with [...]

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April 4, 2014

Philadelphia Jazz Appreciation Month Brings A Slew Of Events To The City Including The Center City Jazz Festival, Concerts At The Kimmel Center And More

Things are about to get pretty jazzy in Philadelphia. April is Jazz Appreciation Month and the City of Brotherly Love celebrates with an abundance of musical happenings in the upcoming weeks. Look forward to free concerts, jazz education nights, family-friendly parties and much, much more. A highlight of the month, the Center City Jazz Festival [...]

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April 2, 2014

Save The Date: Make Music Philly, A Free Citywide Music Festival, Returns Saturday, June 21; Registration Is Now Open For Artists, Venues And Donors

Mark those calendars to welcome the bona fide start of summer — the summer solstice, June 21 — with a day of beautiful music as Philadelphia joins in World Music Day with a free daylong, “do it yourself” festival, Make Music Philly. From 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 21, Make Music Philly [...]

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April 1, 2014

Roundup: Our Top Picks For Awesome Live Music Shows At Venues Across Philadelphia This April

On any given night of the week, there’s no shortage of awesome music rocking stages in our fair city. We’ve sifted through flyers, calendars and tapped in-the-know friends to bring you the best of what’s going on in Philadelphia, music-wise. Here’s a look at the shows we’re the most excited about this April, including a [...]

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March 27, 2014

The Philadelphia Orchestra Salutes Composer Benjamin Britten By Pairing Concerts With Striking Images From Video Artist Tal Rosner, March 27-29

Though merely listening to The Philadelphia Orchestra is a sensory treat, our city’s world-renowned company heightens the concert-going experience this weekend during its shows on March 27 through 29. In celebration of the centennial of late 20th-century British composer Benjamin Britten, this weekend’s concerts include not only dramatic works by the composer, but also a [...]

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March 26, 2014

FringeArts Continues Its Season With Contemporary Dance From Tere O’Connor On March 27-29 And A Live Performance From Sam Green And Yo La Tengo, April 4

This past fall, FringeArts welcomed the public to its brand-new home on the Delaware River waterfront for the first time – kicking off its inaugural season with past Fringe Festival hits, dynamic international works and the revival of the popular Scratch Night series. Now, spring brings a whole new wave of seriously not-to-miss performances to [...]

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March 25, 2014

Chefs And Rockers Collaborate For One-Night-Only Food And Music Pop-Ups At Underground Arts, Starting This Wednesday, March 26

Philadelphia chefs rock, so it’s only natural that local toques would collaborate with rock ’n’ rollers. This spring, the good people of COOK, Philadelphia’s collaborative kitchen classroom, and Bonfire/Electric Factory Concerts are making beautiful music together with a series of guest chef appearances at Underground Arts. The Callowhill-neighborhood venue is set to play host to [...]

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March 17, 2014

Broadway Philadelphia Continues Its Season With The Phantom Of The Opera At The Academy Of Music, Opening Wednesday, March 19

The hottest tickets to top Broadway shows can be had with ease in Philadelphia, thanks to the touring performances of the Kimmel Center-affiliated Broadway Philadelphia series. Up next in the current 2014 season is the lush touring production of The Phantom of the Opera, playing at the Academy of Music Wednesday, March 19 through Saturday, [...]

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March 6, 2014

Save The Date: The Roots Picnic Returns To Penn’s Landing On Saturday, May 31; Score $40 Pre-Sale Tickets Online Today Only!

Hey, music fans! Philadelphia’s epic Roots Picnic is set to return to Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing for its seventh year on Saturday, May 31, kicking off the summer season with a blockbuster day of live music on the Delaware River waterfront. With a reputation as the hardest working band in music, The Roots are [...]

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March 4, 2014

Philadelphia Choreographer Gunnar Montana’s Installation And Performance Hybernate Opens At The Latvian Society, March 6-8 And 13-15

Overcoming winter feels futile, so embrace the season by taking in an imaginative winter-themed production from a dynamic local artist. An alum of Brian Sanders’ experimental dance-theater company JUNK, progressive choreographer Gunnar Montana pushes the boundaries of performance art with a brand-new production, Hybernate. Opening on Thursday, March 6 and running for two weekends at [...]

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