Clap Your Hands Say Yeah at Johnny Brenda’s

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah at Johnny Brenda’s

It has been a minute since a concert or music review has appeared on the blog. We're changing that today, folks. On Friday April 1 and Saturday April 2, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (CYHSY) played to a packed house at Johnny's Brenda's. I was able to attend the April 1st show, and was dancing [...]

Checking in with Philly’s own Twin Sines

Checking in with Philly’s own Twin Sines

During lockdown in 2020, Sarah Dia Rue and Justin King jumped on the opportunity to join forces and disappear into Justin’s basement studio, re-emerging as the prophetic new project, TWIN SINES.   Twin Sines is an indie group of ethereal proportions. Known for her spellbinding vocal performances and biting neo-jazz keyboard style, front woman Sarah Dia [...]

Philly’s Tea Head set to release new album

Philly’s Tea Head set to release new album

If you haven’t yet, I hope you’ll subscribe to my weekly newsletter, which is a mish-mosh of pop culture news, reviews, personal writings, and whatever fancies me. Philly-rooted band, TEA HEAD, share their new album “Bachelor” via Free Dive Records. It was recorded throughout 2020-21 at Little Brother Audio in West Philly and produced/mixed by Vic [...]

Seven Dreams with Braxton Hicks

Seven Dreams with Braxton Hicks

From the sleepy town of Dover, Delaware five musicians bonded over a shared love of melodic guitar-driven,  female-fronted indie rock music to form the band Braxton Hicks. Crediting influences such as Middle Kids, Echosmith, The Smiths, The Cure, Sleater-Kinney, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Dum Dum Girls, The Beths, The Pixies, The Police and U2, Braxton Hicks combine ear-candy guitar [...]

Interkon releases new single Half Past Noon

Interkon releases new single Half Past Noon

Philly-based pop-punk band Interkon released their second single and music video, titled Half Past Noon, which is all about making sacrifices with friends, family, and relationships to make music a full time career. Coming out of Philadelphia, the three band members, Shep, JOZIE, Kult on a mission to change the industry in a positive way. [...]

Person of Interest: Kidd Kenn

Person of Interest: Kidd Kenn

New EP PROBLEM CHILD IS OUT NOW “Nobody can stop me” - Kidd Kenn  At only 18-years-old, Chicago-born rapper Kidd Kenn is poised for greatness. He is unapologetically himself; his energy is infectious, and his confidence even more so. His new EP titled Problem Child, is out now, which features Rico Nasty, Delli Boe and [...]

Person of Interest: RUSHIL

Person of Interest: RUSHIL

Welcome Philly-based artist and current Temple University student RUSHIL to Positive Publicity. He is set to release his second single “Sanctuary,” which is collaboration with fellow Philly artist Esha, on June 18.   The single is an emotionally immersive Pop and R&B-influenced song about expectations we set for love.  RUSHIL’s debut single “Un1ty: An Anthem for [...]

your friendly neighborhood struggle rapper Tawobi returns

your friendly neighborhood struggle rapper Tawobi returns

After nearly one year since his first feature here on Positive Publicity, Tawobi is back. Over the span of just seven months, the self-proclaimed "friendly neighborhood struggle rapper" released two completely different albums. The first - a heavily conceptual peace titled F.A.T.E. which he wrote, produced a majority of, recorded and re-recorded from about 2015-2018. [...]