VARIOUS ARTISTS: SONGS FROM THE SIXTH BOROUGH
(A Plain Parade Third Anniversary Compilation)
Philadelphia is nationally known for its hip-hop and R&B acts, but until recently, the rock scene would garner nothing more than Hooters and cheesesteak jokes from tastemakers outside the Delaware Valley. The Hooters (the band, not the restaurant chain) and cheesesteaks (“wit” please) are just fine, but take a closer look. The tides are turning.
Read the full press release and track listing here. And check out this preview track:
The A-Sides: “Expressway To Your Heart” [mp3]