First Friday Weekend!

Those Who Talk Back – Opening Reception

February 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm UTC-5
Asian Arts Initiative1219 Vine St
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States

Those Who Talk Back Opening Reception First Friday February 2, 6 – 8 p.m. Exhibition runs February 2 – April 6, 2018 Join us as we celebrate the opening of our newest exhibition! Aram Han Sifuentes’ Those Who Talk Back invites all to enter her interactive library, which houses the Protest Banner Lending Library, and U.S. Citizenship Test Samplers. In these works, fabric protest banners and samplers become a stand in for citizens, non-citizens, immigrants, the disenfranchised, and for those…

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When the Chant Comes Book Tour

February 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm UTC-5
Asian Arts Initiative1219 Vine St
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States

When the Chant Comes Book Tour First Friday, February 2, 7 p.m.* Poet, performer, and educator Kay Ulanday Barrett has been bringing his unique poetry to audiences for over a decade, unpicking vital political questions around race, disability and gender, and chronicling the everydayness of life in the U.S. Empire with acute perceptiveness and vitality. Polemical, tragic, funny and tender by turns, these poems show a master craftsman at the top of his game. The evening will feature a reading…

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NEW VENUE! ROSTAM / Joy Again at Union Transfer – Philadelphia

February 2 @ 8:30 pm UTC-5
Union Transfer1026 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States

* Due To Overwhelming Demand, The ROSTAM Show Have Been Moved From The First Unitarian Church To Union Transfer – All Previously Purchased Tickets Honored! * WXPN 88.5 Welcomes … Rostam The son of Iranian refugees, Grammy Award-winning producer and songwriter Rostam Batmanglij was born in Washington, D.C. in 1983. He attended Columbia University where he studied classical music, and simultaneously focused on songwriting, recording, and production in his own time. In his last year there he began producing the…

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W&W at District N9NE

February 2 @ 9:30 pm – 2:00 am UTC-5
District N9NE460 N 9th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States

Friday February 2nd ** W&W ** more tba Tickets available now at https://www.hive.co/l/ww0202 pres. by Disco Donnie Presents x sounds good here One of the world’s biggest DJ acts, W&W started 2016 with ‘Arcade’ a new collaboration with Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, and a vocal solo single ‘How Many’. Next to those their special ‘Festival Mixes’ of Justin Bieber’s Sorry and Adele’s ‘Hello’ did major damage, with the former proving one of the highlights of their killer Ultra Music…

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Year of the Dog Pop-up Card Making Workshop

February 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm UTC-5
Asian Arts Initiative1219 Vine St
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States

Year of the Dog Pop-up Card Making Workshop Colette Fu’s Pop-up Books February 3, 2 – 4 p.m. Get ready for the Chinese Year of the Dog with us! Dogs are loyal, honest and put their heart and soul into their tasks. Our task will be making pretty complex Year of the Dog Pop-up Cards with local artist Colette Fu. Don’t worry, we have templates! Space is limited, so please RSVP here: http://bit.ly/2BIzo1k

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Enter Shikari / Milk Teeth at Union Transfer – Philadelphia 2/3

February 3 @ 7:30 pm UTC-5

Enter Shikari / Milk Teeth at Union Transfer UT Newsletter: http://ticketf.ly/1RqX4bJ Event Feed: http://on.fb.me/1Xjri0B Enter Shikari Enter Shikari are an English four-piece rock band formed in 2003 in St Albans, Hertfordshire. They are known for their crossover style incorporating post-hardcore and various heavy metal sub-genres, such as metalcore and alternative metal, with elements of various electronic genres, such as industrial, dubstep, trance, and occasionally drum and bass, creating a very distinct sound. The band is named after a boat belonging…

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Coward / Wicca Phase Springs Eternal / Lil Zubin at PhilaMOCA

February 3 @ 7:30 pm UTC-5
PhilaMOCA531 N 12th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States

Get tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2CA4866 COWARD Two gentlemen. Jon is the risky one. Adam is cautious. Members of Wicca Phase Springs Eternal and Balance and Composure. Together they are Coward. WICCA PHASE SPRINGS ETERNAL Until recently, most people knew Adam McIlwee for his work with Tigers Jaw, but since leaving the band in 2013 he has been channelling all his signature vocal drawls and emotionally-charged lyrics into a project called Wicca Phase Springs Eternal. We’ve premiered a few of his releases over…

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Bring Your Own Vinyl

February 4 @ 5:00 pm – 2:00 am UTC-4
Prohibition Taproom501 N 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States

Bring Your Own Vinyl on Sunday nights and we’ll give you 20% off your tab just for hanging out and sharing your favorite tunes with us!

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The Radio Dept. / Dark Blue at Union Transfer – Philadelphia 2/4

February 4 @ 7:00 pm UTC-5
Union Transfer1026 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States

The Radio Dept. / Dark Blue at Union Transfer UT Newsletter: http://ticketf.ly/1RqX4bJ Event Feed: http://on.fb.me/1Xjri0B The Radio Dept. The Radio Dept. is a pop group originating from Malmö, Sweden. In the fall of 2001 Johan Duncanson and Martin Larsson (now Carlberg) decided to pull some people together and start a band. Johan had just recorded a bunch of songs that impressed Martin and having made sporadic home recordings together every once in a while since the winter of 1998/1999 they…

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Death Of Lovers (Record Release Show!) at PhilaMOCA

February 4 @ 8:00 pm UTC-5
PhilaMOCA531 N 12th St
Philadelphia, PA 19123 United States

Get tickets: http://ticketf.ly/2jcazTX Death Of Lovers Since the 2014 release of Philly outfit Death of Lover’s acclaimed debut EP “Buried Under a World of Roses”, many wondered if a full length follow-up for the band was even possible – largely due to the extensive touring schedule of Domenic, Nick, and Kyle’s other band: Nothing. But between 2016 and 2017, the four piece band (that includes keyboard player CC Loo) was able to find the time to focus, demo, write, and…

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