Upcoming Hardcore Group Finds Home in Philadelphia

By: Brian McDevitt

If you’re a fan of live local music, and you like your music heavy and abrasive, then Philadelphia-based act Booth would be perfect for you. The three-piece hardcore/grindcore group recently relocated to Philadelphia from Central Jersey, and have become one of the hottest rising names within the city’s local hardcore scene. Be sure to keep your eyes open for new show announcements, as they are looking to perform heavily during the summer.

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A Little Berlin in Philadelphia

Terrill Warrenburg of Little Berlin has just completed the first gallery that she has every curated on her own. “Found” was an exhibition that featured a number of artists and a variety of mediums surrounding a single theme, things found in Kensington. Warrenburg tells about Little Berlin and her inspiration for the gallery in the slideshow below.

Follow the link below to see a storymap of open art exhibits in Philadelphia, including Little Berlin.

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The Chinese Lantern Festival illuminates Philadelphia with the Chinese culture this Spring

By: Breanna Perez

Hosted at a Philadelphia landmark, the Chinese Lantern Festival includes life-size, illuminated silk sculptures and authentic crafts that are constructed by Chinese artisans. These lanterns are lit up with bright LED lights, providing breathtaking displays and dazzling exhibits throughout the festival.
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