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Spring into swing

ILLUSTRATION ANA TAMACCIO Swing dancers gather in Rittenhouse Square on Sundays for a swing dancing session organized by Lindy and Blues. A crowd gathers in the middle of Rittenhouse Square – some dancing, others watching and some dressed in 1920s attire.…

Street sounds

SAM LEVINE TTN Members of the West Philadelphia Orchestra perform at Tritone Bar on Jan. 12 on South Street. The orchestra, founded by alumnus Gregg Mervine, plays its next monthly “Balkan Dance Party” on Feb.…

Street sounds

Courtesy Corey Duncan Corey Duncan of Oh! Pears relocated the band to the East Coast. Oh! Pears Corey Duncan, a Seattle, Wash. native, came to the East Coast to check out the music scene when he was 19.…

Street Sounds: Brothers Past

A band and a disc jockey all rolled into one – that is how Brothers Past’s keyboardist Tom McKee described the band’s sound. It combines electronic sounds with the traditional rock instrument setup.…