Articles by Marien Wilkinson
Jul. 14, 2017
Third Eye Blind lights up the night at Festival Pier
June 25 was a picturesque night in Philadelphia. At a mild 75 degrees and only a few days after the summer solstice, the dusk, golden hour extended until after 9 p.m.
Jun. 30, 2017
U.K. rock band Alvarez Kings talks new album, tour
British indie band Alvarez Kings made their way to Coda June 18 as one of the most recent stops on their first headlining tour. Their debut album, “Somewhere Between,” was released April 14 and the band is currently touring across the United States in support.
Jun. 9, 2017
Phoenix turns Fillmore into rock ‘n’ roll nightclub
Phoenix proved to be true entertainers at their sold out show this past weekend at The Fillmore. After a three-year hiatus, the Ti Amo tour revitalized the fans of the Philadelphia area. Their use of visual projections, lights and crowd engagement made their performance unique and especially memorable. They were perfectly complemented by openers The Lemon Twigs, an incredibly well-reviewed band consisting of two brothers from Long Island, New York.
Jun. 2, 2017
D.C. rapper Wale headlines TLA show in support of ‘Shine’ mixtape
Wale, a Washington, D.C. native, headlined the Theatre of Living Arts May 26 to a sold-out show as part of “The Shine Tour.” “Shine” is the name of his most recent album, which was only released at the end of April.
Jun. 2, 2017
Gundersen, City and Colour emote with fans at E. Factory
Memorial Day weekend is all about taking advantage of that extra weekend night. While this means escaping to the beach for some, others have a different night out in mind.