Manayunk: Five Places to Go Out and See Live Music

Manayunk: Five Places to Go Out and See Live Music

Live music can transform a quiet bar or restaurant into an exciting and happening place. From full bands playing original music, to acoustic covers, to disc jockeys, here is is a list of five places in Manayunk where it can be seen. Dawson Street Pub Dawson Street Pub (above) has hosted nationally known acts like Selwyn […]

 By Steven Mitchell and Raymond Boyd

Northeast: Comedy Cabaret Benefits Both Veteran and New Comedians

Northeast: Comedy Cabaret Benefits Both Veteran and New Comedians

The Comedy Cabaret has been serving up laughs in the Northeast since the ’80s and helping aspiring comics get their feet wet. The club, located inside the Ramada Inn at 11580 Roosevelt Blvd., features shows every Friday and Saturday night, but what makes this place so special is its Wednesday open mic night. Veteran comedian Patrick O’Donnelll of Wilmington, […]

 By Jordan Toft

Olney: Open Mic Night Remains Vital to Community

Olney: Open Mic Night Remains Vital to Community

Despite the weather warning this weekend, volunteers, performers and proud parents gathered for Second Friday Open Mic Night at St. Paul’s Evangelical Church, located at 5918 N. Fifth St. Created in part by North Fifth Street Revitalization Project, the monthly event has proven to be a successful and innovative feature within the community since it’s first […]