KING BRITT (FREE WITH RSVP) LAST DATE OF RESIDENCY - THURSDAY 8/28
King Britt is a producer, composer, performer and curator of electronic music. As a producer/composer, he fuses his knowledge of music history from many cultures and genres with electronic compositions, which redefine and re-contextualizes the past into the present.
DAVE P. & SAMMY SLICE ... UNITED - FRIDAY 8/29
Since 2000 Dave P has presented Philly's Making Time events which have hosted performances from some of the raddest bands from around the world. This May Making Time celebrated FOURTEEN years of radness.
VITO & DRUZZI (THE RAPTURE DJS) WITH PINK SKULL
Best known for being the drummer and multi-instrumentalist of The Rapture. The band mixes influences from many genres including post-punk, acid house, disco, electronica and rock, pioneering the post-punk revival genre.
JAMES MURPHY (DJ SET) - SATURDAY 9/13
Prior to starting the DFA label with production partner Tim Goldsworthy, James Murphy had played in indie rock bands -- Pony, Speedking -- and produced, engineered, and mixed records by Six Finger Satellite, Turing Machine, Les Savy Fav, and the pre-DFA Rapture.
SENSATIONAL SOUL CRUISERS - SUNDAY 9/14
The Sensational Soul Cruisers are not just another 11-man vocal harmony group with horns. While it is still sometimes possible to find a band which features a similar line up of instruments, it is unlikely that you will ever find another that performs with as much energy, passion, and talent as these guys.