Indie Rock

Weekend Warrior, October 14 - 16

It’s been another amazing year of music for us here at The Deli Philly. We are now into our 8th year of covering the local music scene, and it’s been an honor and privilege to share in this wonderful experience with you as the community continues to flourish in so many beautifully creative ways. It’s also that time of year again when our dedicated staff and I like to take this opportunity to let loose and celebrate the work that we’ve accomplished over this past year, and of course, we’d like you to join us. The whole Deli gang and I are quite amped about our upcoming Anniversary Bash, happening this Saturday night at PhilaMOCA with Suburban Living, LOUDS, and The Retinas, and we hope that you are too! We look forward to many more years of discovering the best emerging indie artists that Philly has to offer with you. So come out tomorrow night, bring the good vibes, and let’s get weird! And yes, there will be cake – specially made by yours truly! ;-) - Q.D. Tran

 
Other things to do that might not be as fun as The Deli Philly’s Anniversary Bash this weekend…
 
PhilaMOCA (531 N. 12th St.) SUN Scraaatch, LXV, Cc
 
Johnny Brenda’s (1201 N. Frankford Ave.) FRI Blood Sound, SAT Darla, SUN Field Mouse
 
Boot & Saddle (1131 S. Broad St.) FRI Kodiak Park, Grace Vonderkuhn, SUN Doggo, SteveO & The Crippling Addictions, Momma Hankton
 
Kung Fu Necktie (1250 N. Front St.) FRI Thin Lips, Soul Glo/Emmett Drueding, Emily Mineo/DJ Deejay, SUN Julia Hudak
 
Underground Arts (1200 Callowhill St.) SUN Ten Ton Hammer
 
Union Transfer (1026 Spring Garden St.) FRI Marian Hill
 
The Trocadero (1003 Arch St.) SAT Something Like Sound, Venture, Gainstrive, Paper Machines, Samsara
 
World Café Live (3025 Walnut St.) FRI (Upstairs) Greg Sover (CD Release), Mikey Junior, SAT (Upstairs) Andrew and the Rhythm Hounds, SUN (Upstairs) Dahi Divine
 
The Fire (412 W. Girard Ave.) FRI Misterbrymo & The Rough Sleepers, Lamme, SAT Paper Comets, Deadfellow, Oso, SUN Sycamore, Liberty Tribe, Primatives
 
MilkBoy Philly (1100 Chestnut St.) FRI American Dinosaur, SAT Kiska
 
Ortlieb’s Lounge (847 N. 3rd St.) FRI Creem Circus, Wyldflowers, SAT A Day Without Love (CD Release), Night Windows, Ragged Lines, SUN Cooley Black, G. Hearne, Pauly Bronco
 
Bourbon & Branch (705 N. 2nd St.) FRI Alexander Charles, Voss, Corey Lee, Major Van Winkle, DJ Andrew Kent, SAT Saver, George Engel Brooks, SUN Seoul Delhi, The Royal Noise
 
Silk City (435 Spring Garden St.) FRI Lee Mayjahs?, DJ Everyday, SAT DJ Deejay
 
Fergie’s (1214 Sansom St.) SAT Caroline Reese and Lizzie No, SUN Rusty Cadillac
 
Tin Angel (20 S. 2nd St.) FRI Vessna Scheff, SAT George Stanford
 
Connie’s Ric Rac (1132 S. 9th St) FRI Roxy Rollz (Album Release), Cheerbleeders, SAT The Founders, Thorazine, Stepping Razor
 
Voltage Lounge (421 N. 7th St.) FRI Vicious Alliance, Generation Empty, Mike Saga, SUN Tray Digga
 
Frankie Bradley’s (1320 Chancellor St.) SAT Ed Christof
 
The Foundry (1000 Frankford Ave.) SAT Gun$ Garcia (DJ Set), SUN OCD: Moosh & Twist
 
The Grape Room (105 Grape St.) FRI Bazmati Vice, Abe Froman Band, SAT Sharktape, Paperface
 
Ardmore Music Hall (23 E. Lancaster Ave.) FRI Echoes, SAT David Uosikkinen’s In The Pocket
 
The Rotunda (4014 Walnut St.) SUN Composing the Tinnitus Suites 2016: ensemble mise-en
 
The Pharmacy (1300 S. 18th St.) SAT Moor Mother, Downtrodder, Solarized
 
Eris Temple Arts (602 S. 52nd St.) FRI On The Water, Jonagold
 
Vox Populi (319 N. 11th St.) FRI Nick Millevoi/Daniel Levine/Brian Osborne, Zaki Hagins & Ross Griebenow
 
Girard Hall (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more information.) FRI Birthday Ponies (EP Release), Kingfisher, OhBree, Line Leader, SUN NAH, Soul Glo
 
All Nite Diner (Please contact one of the acts ore venue for more info.) FRI Teen Spaceship
 
The Cable Box (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) FRI Bloom, Sadhound
 
The Kennel (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) FRI Giancarlo Pignetti and Massimo Pignetti, Harmony Woods, Rachel L.
 
New Planet (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) SAT Crooked Spine (EP Release), Bruise Bath, Sarah M.
 
Smokey's Regal Estate (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.)  SAT Evan King
 
 
   

Third night of THE HUM with Kendra Morris, Margot, SoftSpot + more on 10.17

Returning for it's third night, Deli NYC sponsored event, The Hum will be back at the Manhattan Inn with another killer line up. The three set event will feature artists like Emmy the Great, Allison Miller, and Shannon Lee to name a few. These are super talented musicians and it's going to be interesting to see what kind of music will be produced through these collaborations. This is part of the month-long residency - presented by Hypnocraft and sponsored by The Deli, that is aimed at spotlighting female musicians across a wide variety of genres. Check out the full line up below, and catch the event happening every Monday in October. - Olivia Sisinni

Monday, October 17 | 8PM | Artist Line Up:

Emmy The Great + Jo Lampert (tune-yards) + Margot //

Allison Miller (BOOM TIC BOOM) + Domenica Fossati (Underground System) + Kendra Morris //

Melodie Stancato (Swoon Lake) + Sarah Kinlaw (SOFTSPOT) + Shannon Lee (Teen Body) //

Here's streaming content for the NYC based artists in the list:

   

Playlist: The Deli Philly's Anniversary Takeover of Y-Not Radio

Thank you, all, who tuned in yesterday to Y-Not Radio for The Deli Philly's takeover, and extra special thanks to Josh T. Landow for the invitation and support over the years! Below is the playlist that I shared, and if you haven't taken a listen to it yet, please feel free to do so now and enjoy. As always, I hope that you discover your new favorite artist and latest obsession. You deserve it. TREAT YO SELF! - Q.D. Tran

The Retinas – “Accident”

Abi Reimold – “Morning”

Eric Slick – “The Dirge”

Allison Crutchfield – “Rose Knows”

NAH – “Same Fucking Line”

RemoteControl – “Wasteland”

The Writhing Squares – “Astral Trane”

The Afterglows – “Born Again”

Spring Onion – “Egg (Driving Song)”

Cherry – “Alligators”

Jo Kusy – “New Devil Beat”

Honey Radar – “Ft Wayne Mermaids”

Them Jones – “Outburst”

Queen of Jeans – “Rollerdyke”

Suburban Living – “Lovely Times”

LOUDS – “Speak”

Residuels – “Valley Of Fire”

 

   

New Shelf Life LP Available for Streaming & Purchase

Scott Leitch, a.k.a. Shelf Life, has released a new full-length album Spirit Bear. The collection of songs captures a pared-down, earnest vibe. However, while anchored in acoustic simplicity, the album ventures in different directions, establishing strong, melodic,  pop-rock grooves that open up in an illuminating fashion; conversely, a shadier grunge element also becomes visible. It isolates, stripping down the exterior world, hitting the personal core, and then jutting out of the darkness.

   

Fake Limbs

Fake Limbs will release their new album, Matronly, via Don Giovanni Records this Friday,October 14th. This is band's third album and first on their new label. Below you can stream the album's lead single "An Inconvenience".

Fake Limbs will be performing at Subterranean on Nov. 2nd with Screaming Females and Nov. 23rd at Empty Bottle with Beat Drun Juel.