Live @ WKDU: Old Earth

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 3:00pm

Old Earth is original music by singer/songwriter Todd Umhoefer (voice & looped electric guitar). Currently based in Milwaukee, and touring in late-August with Twin Brother, Todd's self-managed and self-produced art is made with an "anyone can do it," self-made, and constructive attitude. Described as: Experimental Folk Rock, kicked upstairs by Golden Oldies and Punk. Tune in!

Old Earth

Live @ WKDU: Dama/Libra

Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 11:00am

DAMA/LIBRA is the enthralling new collaboration between two revered veterans of the national indie and avant rock scenes, Joel RL Phelps (formerly of underground rock legends, Silkworm, and currently working with his own band, The Downer Trio) and G. Stuart Dahlquist (formerly of doom metal progenitors, Burning Witch/SunnO))), and currently of Asva). They are proud to be releasing their first...

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Live @ WKDU: Mary Lattimore and Jeff Zeigler

Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Tune in to WKDU on Sunday August 24th at 8 pm for a special instudio performance from Mary Lattimore and Jeff Zeigler. This instudio comes just ahead of their forthcoming LP "Slant of Light" on Thrill Jockey Records. "The strong and fast kinship between Lattimore and Zeigler is best understood in the context of their highly collaborative pasts. Lattimore has recorded and performed with Kurt...

photo credit Ryan Coller

Live @ WKDU: Clipping.

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 8:00pm

Clipping. will be stopping by WKDU on Friday, August 22nd to record a live session that will be aired the following Monday. They make party music for the club you wish you hadn’t gone to, the car you don’t remember getting in, and the streets you don’t feel safe on. More sonically challenging than that of the punkish rap rockers and lo-fi bedroom producers, LA rap group clipping. see...

WKDU Presents: Jamie xx

Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 8:30pm

Union Transfer All Ages

Jamie xx is an English music producer, remix artist, and 1/3 of the London-based band The xx. Blending UK club beats, steel drums, and rave nostalgia, he has crafted some of the best electronic singles of the past few years.

We'll be giving out tickets to this one so check our Facebook and Twitter pages for updates!

JAMIE XX

WKDU Presents: Buzzcocks with Night Birds, The Interest Group

Friday, September 5, 2014 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Union Transfer All Ages

England's Buzzcocks are back and they're coming to Philadelphia. These legendary Brit punks have been making rock anthems since the seventies, and even spawned (along with a Sex Pistols album) the title for British game show "Nevermind the Buzzcocks." Come out to the show; we're honored to be presenting it!

Buzzcocks, by Sheila Rock, November 1977

Live @ WKDU: Taiwan Housing Project

Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Tune in to WKDU Sunday, September 7th at 8 pm for an instudio with Taiwan Housing Project! Since December of 2012 a collaboration between Mark Feehan, formerly of Harry Pussy, and Kilynn Lunsford, presently of Little Claw and Tyvek, recently joined in full band configuration by Adam Cooper on bass and Pat Ganley on drums. They are currently in studio recording their first LP, and also have...

Live @ WKDU: HEYLADY

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 9:00pm

Birthed from a shared cab-ride back from JFK, Heylady is a soul/funk sonic explosion based in Brooklyn, NY. Fronted by the earthy, soulful voice of Nina Zeitlin, Heylady consists of Dave Cohen (vocals/keys), Josh Green (guitarist), Michael DeVellis (sax/flute/violin/ewi), Daniel Gould (drums), and Jake Leschinsky (bass). Debuting in 2009, they have played all over the northeast, sharing the...

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WKDU Presents: How to Dress Well

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 7:30pm - 11:00pm

District N9ne All Ages

Tom Krell - AKA How to Dress Well - has crafted a reputation as one of America’s most original, focused and beguiling young songwriters. Merging ever surprising production choices and aesthetic detail with a sensual but sincere R&B influence and a deep, grounded emotionality, Krell has steadily established himself as one of the most influential figures in contemporary experimental pop music.