Featured Stories – June 2013 Recap


June was a great month, mainly because of the summer season, there were plenty of free outdoor events.  Here’s a selection of my favorite posts, just click on the picture to get the full story:

Music festival season is here and 4Knots was the one to be at.  From music to fashion, it was a blast.  Just happened this past Saturday and the weather cooperated, thank you! 4knots

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A night of great Scandinavian bands performed at the tiny Cake Shop, with varying genres from rock to twee, and all quite good.frenchfilms

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One of my favorite recent discoveries, and they’re Scottish.  They also have that Nirvana sound, so that’s a big plus.paws

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Can it get more brilliant than the amazing Suzanne Vega with her lustrous vocals?

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Personally, I think rock royalty was in the house that night.  That’s right, The Zombies played SummerStage.

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Just because they’re the coolest cats in Philly, I love these gals!  Seriously, if you like garage, mod, and quirky, check them out.prettygreens

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The final Seaport Music Festival show ended with a superb bang, with two great sets by Unknown Mortal Orchestra and Bass Drum of Death.  Check them out if they play your town.

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If all you want to do is dance, you’ll need to check out Young Empires from Toronto, Canada.

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It wasn’t all about music though.  The Bronx Museum had an amazing Open House with a great performance piece that included sweaty shirtless guys…and art!

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And it wasn’t all about events.  Though it did feel like some event trying to get the cronut.  I went again yesterday afternoon, and it was sold out.  Good thing I was there for the apple turnover.  HAH!

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I really hope July will be another awesome month.  Thank you June!  You rocked…and then some!

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