Articles by Marien Wilkinson
Oct. 27, 2017
Up and coming singer Billie Eilish impresses at WCL
If you have not heard of Billie Eilish, you are about to. The world has already taken notice. Major magazines Vogue and W have described her as “pop’s next It Girl” and a “prodigy.”
Oct. 6, 2017
Circa Waves provides energetic open at Electric Factory
Crowds lined up around the block of the Electric Factory Sept. 30 for the Circa Waves and Two Door Cinema Club show.
Sep. 29, 2017
Review: Young the Giant, Cold War Kids, Joywave at Festival Pier
No matter how many “end of summer” concerts occur here in Philadelphia, Mother Nature still hasn’t taken the hint; the summer temperatures have remained the same, at times seemingly higher than ever.
Sep. 1, 2017
Philly fans at Electric Factory get ‘lit to Yachty’
Lil Yachty came to the Electric Factory Aug. 24 with a few of his friends.
Aug. 25, 2017
Goo Goo Dolls headline energetic show at Festival Pier
The Long Way Home Summer tour came to The Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing Aug. 6. The Goo Goo Dolls headlined the tour with special guest Phillip Phillips acting as the opener. The venue held both a large crowd of teens and post-grads alongside a large middle-aged group.
Aug. 11, 2017
The Triangle interviews The Wrecks, talks recent debut
The Wrecks made their Fillmore debut Aug. 6, playing alongside Waterparks, Swmrs and All Time Low on the Young Renegades Tour.
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.