Summer 2016: The Success Issue
COVER STORY: June Divided (above) reached great success very early. And then the band took some time off. They’re back!
COVER STORY: Connor Barwin from the Philadelphia Eagles loves music and he loves our city. He’s harnessing those passions to make better park spaces in Philly neighborhoods.
COVER STORY: Country music has found a home in the city, at Bob and Barbara’s, and things can get kind of wild there, partner.
COVER STORY: There is a growing community of people in Philadelphia who make gear for musicians.
COVER STORY: The open mic scene in Philly has long been a place where rising talent can get stage time, feedback and friendship.
Music & Politics: Marc Brownstein from The Disco Biscuits is using music to get people engaged in politics through HeadCount.
Music & Education: The Dancing Classrooms program does more than teach kids how to dance. It gives them social skills.
Inside Voice: PJ Bond toured the world as a solo artist and with various projects for many years. And then he gave all that up. Now, he works at American Sardine Bar. And he couldn’t be happier.
Publisher’s Note: The world is getting crazy. What can you do about it?
The JUMP Off features:
Iris Barbee Bonner (above), Curtis Cooper, Michael the Lion, Fake Boyfriend, A Day Without Love, Anomie Fatale, Lily Maopolski, The Moon and the Tiger, Josh Lawrence, Agent Zero, Cape of Bats, ROCKERS! and Drum Like a Lady.