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Tonight: UP (Unknown Pleasures) x The Barbary x Open Bar

UP: Unknown Pleasures The Barbary 951 Frankford Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19125 Open Bar: 10 to 11pm. GAY.

Sincerely, Thompson Vintage X Pop-Up Shop X Philadelphia

Yo! Our friends of Sincerely, Thompson Vintage are turning the Vwvoffka gallery into a Vintage Pop-Up Shop for the upcoming First Friday. There will be lots of cheap threads, free booze, and I’ll be spinning tunez all night – so come through! what: Pop-Up Shop by Sincerely, Thompson Vintage where: Vwvoffka Gallery // 2311 Frankford...

be my teengirl fantasy.

There are only a few ways a band can earn respect from me faster, than by sampling Lisa Stansfield. And can you blame me? No. This past week we caught Oberlin College duo, Teengirl Fantasy’s live show in Philadelphia. The duo, which can be described as one part Cece Peniston and one part experimental ambient,...

Tunez: Darwin Deez//\\ Live!

Last week we caught up with purveyors of pop, Darwin Deez. Brooklynite, by way of Wesleyan, Darwin Smith played to a sold out show in Philadelphia. Deez is unabashedly pop, with all the shimmering hand claps you might expect [+ more]. Grab their self-titled debut album now, and for a different side of Darwin, grab...

TUNEZ: Those Dancing Days + Summer Fiction

Those Dancing Days: Hitten Those Dancing Days: Those Dancing Days Where are you Those Dancing Days? Nothing new since the 2008 release of In Our Space Hero Suits – please come back to us, we miss you. A lot. Summer Fiction: Chandeliers Summer Fiction comes as a glimmer of hope as the reality of long...

TUNEZ: Reading Rainbow + Adele

Reading Rainbow: Underground Reading Rainbow: Always On My Mind With the likes of Tennis and Mean Lady, it seems 2010 is/was full of delightful guy-girl/husband-wife duos. And this is certainly true of Philadelphia’s own Reading Rainbow. Rob and Sarah make a delightful brand of fuzzy, dreamy garage pop. I had the pleasure of catching these...

ART STEEZ: Glassphemy! @ Crane Arts (Philadelphia)

October 12th to October 17th, 2010 Preview Reception: Tuesday – October 12th, 6 to 9 pm Part game, part art installation, part mobile recycling center, Macro Sea’s Glassphemy! is a 20-by-30-foot steel structure lined with bulletproof glass. A person standing on one side can throw bottles at a friend or enemy who is standing in...

First Fridays: vwvoffka (Philly)

Vwvoffka had a First Friday opening reception for the new exhibition titled “Small Objects.” “Small Objects” is the operative name given by Linnea Vegh and Steven Streisguth to their collective body of work. The pieces are a combination of inside jokes, second-hand ancedotes, relationship detritus, and personal jetsam. Working in sculpture, print, and found objects,...

First Fridays: Part Time Studios (Philly)

Part Time Studios had a First Friday opening reception for their new exhibition titled “Part Time All The Time“. Our favorite piece in the exhibition was the piece above by far. It was a projection of a boat in blue waters with either a cannon ball or a wrecking ball run on the motor of...

You Are What You Eat: ABBAYE (Philly)

This past weekend Kristin (of Cat Vet), Chris, and myself all went out to brunch at a place called ABBAYE. We were hungry as hell after each of had our respective LONG NIGHTS…lol. Above is what both Chris and I ordered — I can’t find the name of it online, because there are no brunch...

You Are What You Eat: Hong Bo Restaurant and Dumpling House (Philly)

Chris and I like to eat, a lot. And we are always finding an excuse to eat out or make some bangin’ a$$ eats. This time (last weekend) we decided to hit up this dumpling house that we’d passed many times before. There is usually a ton of people in the place and a ton...

TUNEZ : WASKERLEY WAY

Cats seem to have recently entered my life as some new strange prominent theme. Maybe it’s the fact that everyone’s getting cats to cope with post-graduate depression. Or maybe it’s some new alt trend that I’m just not aware of. Honestly, between hanging with new Philadelphia it-girl Kristin Hankins of rising CAT VET and impromptu...