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SIMGE On The Scene: Swift Technique, Lukas Nelson, Bermuda Triangle + more played XPN Festival

A quarter of a century is a long time to be running a music festival. That is some heavy staying power, especially when it continues to grow each year. The Exponential Music Festival, hosted by Philly’s WXPN, just celebrated their [...]

July 31, 2018 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Wetbrain, Little Vicious and Shut Up played Happy Mondays

Sometimes it is best to just jump right into the beginning of a week, full steam ahead. Overall, I am about as laid back as they come. Though in all of us there is a certain amount of aggression that [...]

June 13, 2018 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Owel, Gatherers and Bent Knee played The Saint

I have been on the prowl to see Owel for a while now. I first caught them at Pinelands Festival a couple of years ago and got hooked on the lull you into a peaceful bliss, crescendo into a massive [...]

June 8, 2018 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Levy and the Oaks, Reality Suite & Evangelia Played Happy Mondays

The annual Jeff Crespi Birthday Bash took place at this weeks Happy Mondays. Each year Jeff hand selects a few of his favorite bands to share the bill, and for this year he chose a very diverse lineup to soothe [...]

April 11, 2018 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Jackson Pines, The Burns, and Pamela Flores Welcome Back Happy Mondays

Spring is here. Or is it. 40 degree temps and 20 mph winds make me think March, especially when we feel them coming off the ocean. For the past few years I have been thinking our seasonal climates have adjusted [...]

April 5, 2018 Live, Reviews
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Exclusive Premiere: The Burns Drop New Single “Hard On You”

Fresh off the release of their video for “Wolves”, local funsters The Burns have given us a brand new single to swoon over as they gear up for an early summer full-length offering. The quartet have been a unit for [...]

March 1, 2018 Exclusive Content, Interviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Russian Baths, Dentist, Baked, Grace Vonderkuhn & The Black Clouds Played The Saint

The winter has been quiet for me, apart from a few out of state trips I have been staying hunkered down, relishing in the comfort and warmth of the abode. A brief glimpse into the transitional spring weather pattern that [...]

February 25, 2018 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Spafford Played To A Sold Out Wonder Bar

Arizona based jam band, Spafford, stopped by the Wonder Bar and proceeded to energize a sold out crowd into a frenzy. Two sets, 2 1/2 hours of music to trip your head and sooth your soul. The quartet was all [...]

January 25, 2018 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Heaven, Seaside Caves, The Tide Bends & Brother Andrew Played The Saint

Shaking off this years holiday season hiatus, I headed back out to a show at The Saint last Thursday and enveloped myself in a night of psychedelic haze. I figured this would be a great way to return to the [...]

January 21, 2018 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Ian Colletti, Lost Romance & Country Grits and the Dicks Played Happy Mondays

December is now in full swing around these parts, while most are prepping for the holidays, I am looking forward to getting back to the homestead for a week in the beginning of January. Life slows down a bit for [...]

December 6, 2017 Live, Reviews