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Title Fight Interview and Tour Special

Monday, December 17th, 2012

It’s been a whirlwind year for Kingston PA’s purveyors of post-hardcore goodness, Title Fight, who punctuated the closing ceremonies of…Read More


Braid and Balance & Composure to Release Split EP on No Sleep Records

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Influential indie-rock quartet, Braid, have teamed up with rising alternative rock act Balance and Composure to release a split EP…Read More


Joyce Manor to Tour US With Hop Along

Friday, September 21st, 2012

Joyce Manor have announced a series of US Tour dates with Philadelphia’s Hop Along jumping on board for several dates.…Read More


Transit, Daylight, Gypsy, Trainwrecker Show Photo Gallery

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

Boston indie rockers, Transit rolled through The Barbary in Philly’s Northern Liberties neighborhood on Saturday along with Daylight who is…Read More


Airborne Toxic Event, The Drowning Men, Mona at Electric Factory

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Named after a section of the book White Noise, by Don DeLillo– LA’s Airborne Toxic Event brought their trademark sound…Read More


We’ll Go Machete Spotlight Interview

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

Blow the Scene’s Spotlight Interview Series returns with Austin’s post-hardcore rockers, We’ll Go Machete. The band has a brand new…Read More


Shai Hulud, Gods and Queens, Give, Devotion, Code Orange Kids Gallery

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

Melodic hardcore mainstays, Shai Hulud, rolled through The Barbary last Saturday and were joined by an eclectic mix of bands…Read More


Philly House Shows V

Thursday, August 4th, 2011

Philly House Shows is back with a special edition, double-feature for your viewing and listening pleasure. I made it out to two house shows over the weekend and shot 10 bands, including local, regional, and nationally touring acts.


Milk Carton Kids – Prologue (Free album download)

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Folk and indie singer-songwriter alike can enjoy the new record from The Milk Carton Kids. If you like your vocals harmonized, your music rich and lush, and your rockstars’ hair shaggy, you’ll find plenty to like in this new record out this week from this up-and-coming duo.


Shipping News remix “Another Body, Another State” by Interstates

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

Shipping News team up with Interstates to drop remix of “Another Body, Another State” crafted from the original, “Nine Bodies, Nine States” which was released by Shipping News in 2001. You can stream it now at Blow The Scene!


Restorations Interview with Jon Loudon

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Exclusive Interview with Jon Loudon of Philadelphia’s post punk quintet, Restorations, as the band prepares to release their debut Self-Titled, full-length LP April 19, 2011 on Tiny Engines Records.


Mixtapes US Spring Tour Preview

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Mixtapes US Spring Tour Preview by our newest contributor Heather McAdams with streaming track “I’m Like” from their new release, A Short Collection Of Short Songs.


Joyce Manor Interview

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Exclusive Blow The Scene Interview with Matt and Barry of California’s Joyce Manor as they discuss the band’s forthcoming L.P. on 6131 Records, their gear, mix-tapes for deserted islands, New Years’ plans, and whole lot more. Enjoy!


Way Yes Herringbone review

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

It’s hard to say no to Way Yes. Whether it’s the Muppet-like vocals or the island inspired beats – the duo has managed to create one of the year’s most unique releases while living in the land of the bland.


Creepoid – Yellow Life Giver EP

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

Philadelphia’s Creepoid recently played an over packed record release show with their hometown hero Kurt Vile and stamped themselves as Philadelphia’s next “constant hit makers”.