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Dillinger Escape Plan, Royal Thunder Philly Photo Review

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Math-infused, prog-metal practitioners The Dillinger Escape Plan recently lit up Philly’s Union Transfer venue with a raucous hometown bill featuring…Read More


The Joy Formidable Philly Photo Exclusive

Monday, April 29th, 2013

The Joy Formidable brought their massive sound and incredibly energetic show to Union Transfer along with the bands Blood Red…Read More


Every Time I Die Philly Photo Review Special

Sunday, March 17th, 2013

There are few bands to have emerged during the late 90s/early 2000s under the metalcore umbrella that have withstood the…Read More


Neurosis and John Baizley and Pete Adam of Baroness Philly Special

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

It was an evening to remember at Union Transfer as Neurosis made their first appearance in Philadelphia in over five…Read More


Quicksand Philly Photo Review

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

On their first North American tour in 15 years, NYC’s legendary post-hardcore practitioners, Quicksand, made a highly anticipated stop to…Read More


Decibel Mag 100th Issue Bash Photo Review Special

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Last weekend the East Coast once again found itself the epicenter of extreme music with the A389 Records Bash featuring…Read More


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


High On Fire, Goatwhore, Primate, Lo-Pan Philly Photo Review

Friday, December 14th, 2012

Philadelphia’s Union Transfer venue recently got a serious dose of metal by an eclectic mix of four of the genre’s…Read More


The Sword, Eagle Claw, Gypsyhawk Philly Photo Review

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Austin, TX’s heavy metallers, The Sword, recently tore through Philadelphia’s Union Transfer venue along with Gypsyhawk and Eagle Claw with…Read More


Converge, Torche, Kvelertak, Whips/Chains Philly Special Feature

Monday, November 19th, 2012

Metallic punk mainstays, Converge, recently ripped through Philadelphia’s Union Transfer venue with Torche, Kvelertak, and Whips/Chains as the bands began…Read More


Converge to tour Australia, Japan, New Zealand with Old man Gloom in February

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

MA’s metallic punk mainstays, Converge will be heading over to New Zealand, Australia, and Japan in February of 2013 for…Read More


Godspeed You! Black Emperor Philly Photo Review

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Across a dimly lit stage strewn with instruments, pedal boxes, effects stations, highlighted only by reel-to-reel quality film loops, the…Read More


Spotlight Interview: The Holy Mess

Friday, August 31st, 2012

This week, Blow The Scene‘s Spotlight series catches up with Philadelphia’s haphazard punk rock band, The Holy Mess for an…Read More


This Is Hardcore Fest 2012 Day 1 Bands in Photos

Saturday, August 18th, 2012

On August 9th, 2012, Philadelphia, PA became the epicenter of hardcore music. Hosted by Joe “Hardcore” McKay and his Philly…Read More


This Is Hardcore Fest Day 1 pt III – Closing bands and crowd

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Blow The Scene – This Is Hardcore Fest 2012 Coverage pt III. Closing bands and crowd This Is Hardcore 2012…Read More


This Is Hardcore Fest – Day 1 Opening Band Photos and Crowd pt II

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Blow The Scene – This Is Hardcore Fest 2012 Coverage pt II. Opening bands and crowd This Is Hardcore 2012…Read More


Doors Open At This Is Hardcore 2012 Day 1 Union Transfer Pt I

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Blow The Scene – This Is Hardcore Fest 2012 Coverage pt I. Doors Open At This Is Hardcore 2012 Day…Read More


Cockney Rejects, Sick Of It All, Ducky Boys, and Hub City Stompers At Philly’s Union Transfer

Friday, July 20th, 2012

Few bands can lay claim to having defined a new genre of music as East London’s Cockney Rejects did with…Read More


Cock Sparrer, Cro-Mags, Wisdom in Chains, Night Birds Philly Show

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

London’s own godfathers of Oi!, Cock Sparrer, kicked off a set of rare appearances last week at Philadelphia’s Union Transfer…Read More


Converge, Pianos Become The Teeth, Loma Prieta, Birds in Row Live Photo Gallery and Review

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Converge is a band that truly needs no introduction. Having harnessed a sound that has defined the tedious and seamless…Read More


Lucero and Lionize at Union Transfer Photo Gallery

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Memphis, TN’s Lucero brought their patented country-flavored punk rock to Philly’s Union Transfer for an intimate performance for a near…Read More