Tame Impala — Oct. 5 at the Tower Theater
In 2015, Psychedelic rock group Tame Impala released “Currents” a follow up to their 2012 Rolling Stone Album of the Year “Lonerism.” Tame Impala is best known for their breakout hit, “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards.”
Arkells — Oct. 10 at Milkboy
Arkells has had a relatively quiet 2015. After releasing the LP “High Noon” in 2014, the Canadian natives have seen their song “Leather Jacket” earn the top spot on the alternative Canadian charts.
Mac DeMarco — Oct. 13 at the Trocadero
“Another One,” released in August of 2015 is Mac DeMarco’s latest masterpiece. His indie-rock style is very unique, as heard in his album “Salad Days,” which peaked at number 30 on the weekly Billboard 200.
Smallpools — Oct. 16 at the Trocadero
A personal favorite of mine, Smallpools will be coming to Philly on their American Love tour. Smallpool’s is known for their song “Dreaming” which was featured in FIFA and earned the number one spot on The Hype Machine. Their album “LOVETAP!” was released earlier this year.
Timeflies — Oct. 17 at the Electric Factory
A rap duo from Boston, Timeflies is known for their YouTube covers and originals. Nearly every Tuesday, the duo releases new music to their YouTube channel, known as “Timeflies Tuesdays.” Their covers often include freestyling over popular songs like Frozen’s “Let It Go” and Kesha’s “Timber.” Despite this, the duo also has a trio of fantastic LPs, including “Just For Fun” released Sept. 18.
Disclosure — Oct. 19 at the Fillmore
This house duo is sure to put on a crazy show for all fans. “Caracal,” Disclosure’s second album, was released Sept. 25. The album has several songs featuring popular artists such as Sam Smith, Lorde and The Weeknd.
Chance The Rapper — Oct. 22 at the Electric Factory
After releasing several mixtapes, Chance the Rapper released his debut album in May 2015. “Surf” was released for free on iTunes and has been praised as one of the best albums of the year. Chance the Rapper has a very unique style, with influences from blues and jazz music.