Articles by Corrine Weeks
May. 2, 2014
Bombay Bicycle Club on tour; drummer interviews
English indie rock band Bombay Bicycle Club recently announced they would be embarking on a tour to support their new and highly anticipated album, “So Long, See You Tomorrow.” The band consists of Jack Steadman (lead vocals, guitar and piano), Jamie MacColl (guitar), Suren de Saram (drums), and Ed Nash (bass). The band has released four albums that all experiment in several different genres of music such as acoustic, rock, electronic and more.
Nov. 19, 2013
Indie rocker Kevin Devine explains Kickstarter and double album drop
You might have heard of Kevin Devine through his side project with Manchester Orchestra and Bad Books. What you might not know is that Devine actually releases his own music.
Aug. 9, 2013
XPoNential Fest returns to Wiggins
WXPN, a public radio station operated by the University of Pennsylvania, hosted a sold-out XPoNential Festival at Wiggins Park July 26-28 sponsored by Subaru and Xfinity.
Jul. 26, 2013
Warped Tour 2013 features MAD Dragons collaborators
The Vans Warped Tour rolled through the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, N.J., July 12. Founded by Kevin Lyman, Warped Tour has become one of the largest touring music festivals in the world. Skateboard shoe manufacturer Vans has sponsored the tour every year since its start in 1995.
May. 31, 2013
The Wonder Years return with new heartfelt tracks
Local band The Wonder Years released its third album, “The Greatest Generation,” May 14 via Hopeless Records.
May. 10, 2013
British band invades Philly
London natives Daughter passed through Philadelphia May 3 in support of their newest album, “If You Leave.” The show was set to take place at the First Unitarian Church but was moved to Union Transfer in order to release more tickets due to the quick sellout.
Mar. 8, 2013
Anna Greenwald, an up-and- coming artist
Drexel University’s music industry program is at it again. Sophomore Anna Greenwald could possibly be the next big thing for Drexel and the entertainment business as a whole.
Feb. 22, 2013
Philly Artist of the Week: June Divided
Soaring out of Drexel’s own music industry program, June Divided is definitely a band to keep your eye on.
Feb. 8, 2013
John & Brittany use Kickstarter campaign to help launch career
With their friendship dating back to 2008, the musical duo John & Brittany has definitely made a mark on Philadelphia.
Feb. 1, 2013
104.5’s Winter Jam ice cold fun
Philadelphia’s Radio 104.5 returned to The Piazza Jan. 26 for the much-anticipated third annual Winter Jam. This year’s concert featured performances from Tegan and Sara, Matt & Kim, Walk the Moon, Twenty One Pilots and June Divided. The free outdoor concert attracted thousands of music lovers from Philadelphia and beyond despite the freezing cold weather.