July 6th, 2011
In Print: Kid Cudi, Lightninging, Shabazz Palaces, Jill Scott, Bill Callahan, and joke-thrower Dan St. Germaine
The new print issue of Philadelphia Weekly hit the streets today. Here’s what you’ll find in the music section.
Concert Calendar, June 6-12: The PW music crew gives you the details on this week’s shows by skinny jean-wearin’ emcee Kid Cudi, local rock quintet Lightninging, the Windy City’s Maps & Atlases, and more.
Critic’s Pick: Elliott Sharp gets in the ring for Bill Callahan, whose latest Drag City LP’s an epic plunge into the Apocalypse, and claims the ex-Smog songwriter’s show at Johnny Brenda’s this Saturday’s the dopest of the week.
On The Record: Bill Chenevert gets in and out quick with short reviews of new releases by divas Beyonce and Jill Scott, avant-hiphop squad Shabazz Palaces, and others.
Q&A With Dan St. Germain: Sean McManus talks comedy, writing, The Cosby Show, and selling out with the NYC funnyman who stands up at Connie’s Ric Rac on Saturday night.