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Weekend Warrior, October 23 - 25

On back-to-back evenings, Union Transfer plays host to a stacked billing. The melodic anthem-inducing pop punk of The Menzingers is emotively pertinent, instilling a rousing energy that tees up lyrically for those all-in crowd-pleasing moments. The ever-evolving sound of mewithoutYou marinated in lyrical contemplation and an instrumental diversity that runs the gambit from softly subdued to a blistering assertive volcano of post-hardcore. The weaving figure-eight indie rock of Restorations murmurs and explodes, consistently adjusting the dial in a calculated, controlled manner while a burning intensity reaches the universal surface. Maryland post-hardcore outfit Pianos Become The Teeth complete a twin night billing that brings out emotions in the best way possible. Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St., $20-$24, 7pm, All Ages - Michael Colavita
 
 
Other places to enjoy the fall weather this weekend…
 
Johnny Brenda’s (1201 N. Frankford Ave.) FRI Reef The Lost Cauze, Ohm X Please, SAT Aaries, SUN Laser Background
 
Kung Fu Necktie (1250 N. Front St.) FRI God Root, SAT Bardus, Black Urn/Brackish / Trieves, Jesse Tyler, Salvo, SUN Krieg, Hellrad, Hivelords, Moros
 
Underground Arts (1200 Callowhill St.) SAT Cultureal, SUN Lil Dicky
 
Bourbon and Branch (705 N. 2nd St.) FRI Courtlyn Carr, Paul Keen, Slim Majority, SAT Nude Beach Halloween: DJ Sets by Kenny Vasoli, Wesley Bunch
 
The Trocadero (1003 Arch St.) SAT 2015 Philly Zombie Prom: The Young Werewolves, Live Not On Evil, DJ Robert Drake, DJ Mighty Mike Saga
 
TLA (334 South St.) FRI Flightschool, The Burgeoning
 
Electric Factory (421 N. 7th St.) FRI Tigers Jaw, SAT Evan Riley
 
World Café Live (3025 Walnut St.) SUN (Downstairs) Trevor Gordon Hall
 
The Fire (412 W. Girard Ave.) FRI Karen Gross & The Lovenotes, Adam Brodsky, SAT Fonte Cruise,Aime, Max Swan, Ill Fated Natives, Svvje, Buddy Leezle , SUN Roger Harvey, Jeff Riddle and The Bella Vista Social Club
 
MilkBoy Philly (1100 Chestnut St.) FRI Like Crazy
 
Ortlieb’s Lounge (847 N. 3rd St) FRI Morning River Band, Mark Lanky, SAT Langor, SUN Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band, Christopher Powell
 
Silk City (435 Spring Garden St.) FRI DJ Afrodjiak., DJ Lean Wit It, SAT DJ Deejay, SUN Yikes The Zero, DJ Skipmode
 
Fergie’s (1214 Sansom St.) FRI Sparkle Pony, SAT Midwestern Exposure, The Chip Breakers, SUN Rusty Cadillac
 
Tin Angel (20 S. 2nd St.) SAT Sue Bailey
 
Frankie Bradley’s (1320 Chancellor St.) FRI The Magic Message, SAT DJSC
 
The Legendary Dobbs (304 South St) FRI Vast Prophecy, SAT I Vampyre, Ketosis, Pool Of Thorns, Suburban Murder, Purple Abaddon, 13:1
 
Connie’s Ric Rac (1132 S. 9th St) FRI Custom Power Ride, Sweet Eureka, Zymotic Flow, Endless Taile
 
The Grape Room (105 Grape St) FRI Amgem (Album Release), Passion Crimes, Justin Phillippi Band, David Phospor Walrus, SAT Pocket Dial Live!
 
Ardmore Music Hall (23 E. Lancaster Ave.) FRI Control For Smilers, Pure Jerry, SUN Alex & The Kaleidoscope
 
Wolf Cycles (4311 Lancaster Ave.) SAT Boroughs, Soul Glo, The Cloth
 
The Collective Philadelphia (3245 Amber St.) FRI Research & Development
 
The Pharmacy 1300/02 S. 18th St.) FRI Steve-O (The Holy Mess), SUN Hurry, Blowdryer, The Silence Kit
 
Tralfamadore(Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) SAT Wildflower, Secret Nudist Friends
 
LAVA Space  (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) SUN Boroughs, Constraint
 
All Night Diner (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) SAT Bone Bats, Prickly, Maxray or Will, JamForceF!ve
 
Goldilocks Gallery (723 Chestnut St.) FRI Hello Shark, Rocky Bo
 
The Aquarium (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) Van Wolf, Slapdash, Old Scratch, The Cultour
 
The Green Ray (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) FRI Neolibz, Idiot Forever
 
Church of the Holy Baby (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) FRI Decoy, James Blondage, Damp
 
Lavender Town (Please contact one of the acts or venue for more info.) FRI Seismic Thrust, Jackie Paper
 
   

New Video: "Red Cow & Dorothy" - mewithoutYou

mewithoutYou provided us with a treat yesterday at Pitchfork. The band premiered and linked two videos for its tracks "Red Cow" and "Dorothy," off the group's latest LP Pale Horses (Run For Cover). You'll find frontman Aaron Weiss amidst a frenetic train-hopping adventure before the footage morphs into a more reflective, down-tempo state, with both clips directed by Daniel Davison. mewithoutYou are scheduled for big back-to-back evenings on October 23 & 24 at Union Transfer with The Menzingers, Restorations, and Pianos Become The Teeth. Grab your tix ahead of time because we predict that these shows will sell out.

   

New Video: Audiotree Live - mewithoutYou

Philly indie rockers mewithoutYou recently performed at an in-studio Audiotree Live session in Chicago. The band played a set of six songs from its latest LP Pale Horse, which included the title track, "D-Minor," "Magic Lantern Days," "Red Cow," and "Chapelcross Towns," a version that is only available on the deluxe edition of the record. You can stream the video below, and purchase the live session HERE.

   

New mewithoutYou LP Available for Streaming

The always unpredictable mewithoutYou consistently release some of the most interesting music to come out of Philly. With the group's latest Will Yip-produced album, Pale Horses, which you can stream in its entirety at Noisey, the band has created its best record to date. The LP officially comes out digitally on June 16 via Run For Cover Records, with the vinyl being shipped out the following month.

   

New Track: "D - Minor" - mewithoutYou

Here's mewithoutYou's second offering from their forthcoming album Pale Horses, entitled "D - Minor." On their latest, which premiered over at NPR, you find a more subdued outfit, in comparison to the group's previous lead single "Red Cow"; however, the band's usual intesity and insightful storytelling still remains prevalent throughout the track. Pale Horses will be officially available on June 16 via Run For Cover Records.