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Field Mouse Warm-up at Bourbon & Branch Aug. 22

Philadelphia/Brooklyn four-piece Field Mouse roll into Bourbon & Branch for a pre-tour show tonight with Heavy Lights. And it’s sure to be good warm-up for the band, who is still riding high from the release of their debut full-length Hold Still Life (Tope Shelf Records), which has recently climbed up to the 12th spot on the latest CMJ Music Poll. It was co-produced by band members Andrew Futral and Rachel Browne, and channels fond memories of Juliana Hatfield with a shoegaze element. So tonight will be a good time to familiarize yourself with the group before they play the Barbary on September 19th as part of the Topshelf Records tour. Bourbon & Branch, 705 N. 2nd St., 8pm, $10, 21+ - Bill McThrill

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New Video: "Made in Philadelphia" (Noisey) - Various Artists

It does our hearts good seeing/hearing some of our favorite music folks talk about their real experiences in and real love for Philly. As part of Budweiser and Noisey's Made in America video series, you'll find chats with Santigold, Schoolly D, rjd2, Spank RockAmanda Blank, Noah Breakfast (ex-Chiddy Bang), Tom Lax (Philadelphia Record Exchange/Siltbreeze Records), Eric Bresler (PhilaMOCA), and DJ Diamond Kuts. It's pretty rad, especially since Budweiser stopped trying to put in so many product promotion shots - check it out below!


New Track: "I Ain't Waiting" - Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band

Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel have a new album, Intensity Ghost, coming out on October 28 via No Quarter Records. They premiered a new track from their upcoming release yesterday, over at NPR's All Songs Considered, called "I Ain't Waiting," which you can stream below. The title of the song was derived from a line found in Television's "Marquee Moon." 


New Track: "cool kid" - Wilbur

Local outfit Wilbur continues to evolve with its sound, and the band just release the first single from its upcoming EP bueno para ti called "cool kid." The record is slated for release next month, and it was recorded at The Boom Room and mixed by Max Morgan at SoundButter Audio. Wilbur's next Philly show will be this Saturday, August 23 at the North Star Bar.

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Final Summer Show w/Pattern is Movement & Moon Bounce at Spruce St. Harbor Park Aug. 21

Smoothly layered grooves with enriching, silky vocals, that's what Pattern is Movement brings to Spruce Street Harbor Park this evening as part of this summer’s final free concert event, presented by the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation in conjunction with Weathervane Music (with a portion of the bar sales going to support the organization).  The duo of Andrew Thiboldeaux and Chris Ward creates complex music, grabbing elements from a wide array of styles & genres with the use of strings, horns, synth, etc., developing a sound all their own. And while their compositions provide depth, they do so while still marinating an airy comforting atmosphere allowing listeners to appreciate the interwoven R&B/soul/electro compositions without being weighed down by them. Local sex-pop aficionados Night Panther were schedule to appear; however, they unfortunately had to bow out due to personal reasons, and Corey Regensburg, a.k.a. Moon Bounce, is set to perform bringing his slightly twisted, entrancing electronic R&B/hip-hop hybrid. Spruce Street Harbor Park (Spruce St. & Columbus Ave.), 7:30pm, Free, All Ages - Michael Colavita


New Music Video: "Under The Pressure" - The War on Drugs

The War on Drugs have a new music video for "Under The Pressure," the second single off their latest critically-acclaimed LP Lost in the Dream (Secretly Canadian). Bravo to the direction of Houmam, who pieces together a surreal, cinematic backdrop to the nearly nine-minute soundscape! The band is getting set to hit the road next month, and the touring will be going straight into November with no Philly dates currently scheduled. (Photo by Jessica Amaya)

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New Videos: "Coast to Coast" (Live) & "Wrong Star" (Live) - Waxahatchee & White Lung's Mish Way

Check out the collaboration from Waxahatchee (a.k.a. Katie Crutchfield) and White Lung's Mish Way for Noisey Acoustics Session! The two performed each other's songs "Coast to Coast" (from Cerulean Salt) and "Wrong Star" (off Deep Fantasy) atop the roof of a building in NYC's LES. Enjoy!



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Hardcore Friends Lithuania at KFN Aug. 20

Uniting two talented musicians in a collaborative effort is a promising proposition, especially when they are Dominic Angelella and Eric Slick. Tonight, Kung Fu Necktie hosts the duo known individually for their work in DRGN KING and Dr. Dog respectively. Despite their busy schedules, the two friends have released a pair of EPs under the name Lithuania. The latest, an adrenalized, catchy burst of garage-pop with a noisy element, Domesticated God, released this past spring, serves as a preview/precursor for a full length LP Hardcore Friends, which is currently in the works and scheduled for release in 2015. This evening's show will also include the open-book folk of Anthony Leitch-led About A Million, while Chicago-based Shiloh, who recently released Last Time For Everything, will be performing a personal amalgamation of rock with notes of garage-grit, inflecting a humorous/up close lyrical personality and a stuck-in-your-head pop sentiment. Kung Fu Necktie, 1250 N. Front St., 8pm, $5, 21+ - Michael Colavita

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