This local piano-driven foursome seems to be on their way thanks to local performances with the likes of John Mayer and Dave Matthews and tons of buzz around their new album.
This rap/rock/reggae ensemble boasts 12 members for a power-packed live hip-hop experience á la the Roots.
These pop-rockers spent their summer on a full-blown national tour. Not bad for a band with a median age of 19.
Members of Liquid Gang and WNOC came together to form Shovelhook, a hardcore alternative band that manages to make screaming sound pretty enjoyable.
From Philly by way of Louisiana, Miss Lelia is making quite a splash with her own brand of acoustic soul, jazz and blues.
Seth Kallen and the Reaction
Seth and his indie-rock outfit are fairly new to the music scene, but he’s already learned plenty as a student at the Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music at NYU. An XPN favorite.
Taragirl moved to Philadelphia to be a soul singer and ended up coining her own sub-genre known as “girl funk.” Everything about her sound and look emanate this fun yet soulful distinction.
It seems like everyone in Philly has heard of Ike. In fact, their local following is downright fanatical—proving that alt-rock didn’t die with Y100.
Santry’s unique voice and warm sound always draw a crowd. Factor in his gorgeous looks and you’ll see why this “Rising Son” should be headed for the big time.
Fat City Reprise
A Grape Street Pub staple, Fat City Reprise don’t take themselves too seriously. But they do take rocking out seriously, which is why their high-energy live act is popping up all over town.