With Isolation Drills, MAGNET has been checking in with Philadelphia-area musicians during the pandemic, while Where We Belong shines a light on our beloved local venues. Now that our city is opening again, MAGNET has launched Philadelphia Freedom to explore what happens next with our music scene, post-quarantine. Photos by Chris Sikich.
The Dolphin Tavern hosted a tremendous triple bill featuring the Warhawks, RedTouchBlack and UgLi. Next up for these local bands: The Warhawks have a gig on August 20 with Alpha Rabbit, White Cactus and Ed Mattson at Joe’s Mill Hill Basement in Trenton; RedTouchBlack plays Kung Fu Necktie with High Reeper and Yatra on September 3; and UgLi is part of the HPUSA Pretty In Punk Hellaware 2021 lineup at Bar XIII Delaware on September 4 in Wilmington.