The story behind Philly megahit ‘We are Family,’ and how it’s getting new life today

A new Chic boxset includes Sister Sledge's breakout album

Review: Liz Phair’s timely return at Union Transfer

The 'Make America Girly Again' came to town, with Philly band Speedy Ortiz as openers.

Review: Liz Phair’s timely return at Union Transfer

The 'Make America Girly Again' came to town, with Philly band Speedy Ortiz as openers.

Traditional Aztec dance honors the great fallen ‘Charter Oak’ at Methacton Mennonite Church

The tree, estimated to be more than 300 years old, fell following a summer storm in 2017.

Traditional Aztec dance honors the great fallen ‘Charter Oak’ at Methacton Mennonite Church

The tree, estimated to be more than 300 years old, fell following a summer storm in 2017.

With ‘Bottle It In,’ Philly rock star Kurt Vile is back with his best album

The songwriter and guitarist's eight album come out Oct. 12. He headlines The Met in September.

With ‘Bottle It In,’ Philly rock star Kurt Vile is back with his best album

The songwriter and guitarist's eight album come out Oct. 12. He headlines The Met in September.
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Album reviews: Lil Wayne, Brockhampton, Mandy Barnett

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Philly band Nothing is doing something about the criminal justice system

The critically acclaimed shoegaze band has started an organization to help reform the Philadelphia prison system.

Dan DeLuca’s Mix Picks: John Prine, ‘Blaze’ and Lana Del Rey

Plus, new music from the late Richard Swift, and Bob Moses at Union Transfer.

Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter V’: Worth the wait?

The New Orleans rapper's 'Tha Carter' franchise returns, seven years after the last episode

La Colombe’s new live concert series could lead to an activism-oriented SXSW in Philadelphia

In June, La Colombe launched a new free concert series, featuring acts by local artists to be preceded by panel discussions on topics designed to inspire change. Co-founder and CEO Todd Carmichael hopes the series leads to bigger things: a SXSW-style festival with an activism focus, on the streets of Philadelphia next summer.

Review: Neil Young, quietly electrifying while flying solo at the Tower

The 72 year old Canadian songwriter played the first of two shows in Upper Darby on Sunday night.

Review: Ed Sheeran shouts out Eagles, delights crowd during sold out show at the Linc

Ed Sheeran brought his one-man show to a packed Lincoln Financial Field Thursday night, pleasing the crowd with fan favorites and a shout out for the Philadelphia Eagles.

Can Bradley Cooper pull off being a rock star in ‘A Star is Born’?

The Bradley Cooper-Lady Gaga movie, and its soundtrack both come out on Oct. 5.

Album reviews: Macy Gray, Sam Phillips

Macy Gray and Sam Phillips, reviewed

Woman loses more than $10,000 in online Bruce Springsteen fraud scheme

Word to the wise: Springsteen does not need your money.

The 10 must-see bands playing this weekend's Philly Music Fest

The nonprofit, all-local music fest returns in expanded form in its second year, seeking to become a Fall in Philadelphia tradition.
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