2018 Philly Summer Concert Guide

Just a few things to go by here……

1.Click on any of the links below to grab those tickets. 

2.All dates are subject to change 

3.Have a fabulous summer full of….all of it

Let’s go. 

Thursday/July 5th 

Third Eye Blind/Hard Rock Cafe Atlantic City 

Jimmy Buffet/Caroline Jones/BB & T Pavilion 

Kem/Tamar Braxton/Damien Escobar/Dell Music Center 

Bang/Milkboy Philly 

Black Pussy/Century Bar 

Jared Mancuso/The Grape Room 

Friday/July 6th 

Yes/Penn’s Peak 

Barry Manilow/Borgata Event Center 

Breana Marin/Omelly/Ivan B/Liacouras Center 

Grace Vonderkuhn/Johnny Brenda’s 

Max Swan/Milkboy Philly 

Hook n Sling/NOTO 

Saturday/July 7th 

Foo Fighters/The Struts/BB & T Pavilion 

DJ Mackle/Common Kings/Stephen Marley 

Sponge/Harrah’s Chester 

C.R and the Degenerates/Century Bar 

A.M. Mills/Boot & Saddle 

Aleana/Underground Arts 

Strange Parts/Johnny Brenda’s 

Astro 8000/The Dolphin Tavern 

Dzeko/Hq2 Nightclub

Sunday/July 8th 

Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons/Sands Bethlehem 

O-Town/The Foundry 

Frog Eyes/Johnny Brenda’s 

Hala/BOYO/Kung Fu Necktie 

Christine Lavin/Bourbon & Branch 

Geoff Keezer/South 

Monday/July 9th 

King Princess/The Foundry 

Damaged Goods/Ortlieb’s 

TOMI/Johnny Brenda’s 

Tuesday/July 10th 

Bombino/World Cafe Live Upstairs 

Late Bloomer/Boot & Saddle 

Lingua Ignota/Kung Fu Necktie 

Frenluar Delta/The Fire 

West Philadelphia Orchestra/Franky Bradley’s 

Wednesday/July 11th

Doobie Brothers/Steely Dan/BB & T Pavilion 

Os Mutantes/The Foundry 

Maggie Koerner/Boot & Saddle 

Johnny Clay Shanks/Milkboy Philly 

Rosali/Johnny Brenda’s 

Aviations/Johnny Brenda’s 

Gold Route/Kung Fu Necktie 

Man Like Machine/The Barbary 

Thursday/July 12th 

Cirque De Soleil/Volta/Philadelphia Expo Center 

Shania Twain/Wells Fargo Center 

Kool & The Gang/En Vogue/Dell Music Center 

Sleeping With Sirens/TLA 

Katie Herzig/The Foundry 

Howlin Rain/Johnny Brenda’s 

Karen Briggs/South 

Camp Candle/Ocean Heights/Ortlieb’s 

Downtrodder/The Barbary 

Friday/July 13th 

Ms. Lauryn Hill/Festival Pier 

Florida Georgia Line/Hard Rock Casino/Atlantic City 

Vacationer/Union Transfer 

Now. Wow/Johnny Brenda’s 

Kosha Dillz/BB & T Pavilion 

Bry Greatah/TLA 

Bells Atlas/Boot & Saddle 

Vital Stats/Bourbon & Branch 

Amy Miller/Punch Line Philly 

Saturday/July 14th 

Taylor Swift/Charli XCX/Camila Cabello/Lincoln Financial Field

Bring it! Live/Merriam Theater 

Halsey/Borgata Event Center 

The Get Up Kids/TLA 

Snail Mail/Union Transfer 

Kevin Hart/BB & T Pavilion 

Mantis/The Trocadero 

Hot Mulligan/Everybody Hits 

Night Sins/Warhawks/Boot & Saddle 

Quiet Slang/Underground Arts 

Sunday/July 15th 

Strawberry Girls/Voltage Lounge 

Illusionist/The Barbary

Naked Sun/Kung Fu Necktie 

Lance210/Underground Arts 

Ortolan/Johnny Brenda’s 

Monday/July 16th 

Healy/Elujay/Voltage Lounge 

Laughs On Philly/Ortlieb’s 

Hunter Rowland/Creep Records Store 

Tuesday/July 17th 

Britney Spears/Sands Bethlehem Event Center 

Evanescence/Lindsey Stirling/BB & T Pavilion 

Nick Hakim/World Cafe Live 

La Santa Cecelia/The Foundry 

Cut Worms/Johnny Brenda’s 

Mobley/Boot & Saddle 

Wednesday/July 18th 

Ophira Eisenberg/Perelman Theater 

6LACK/Chris Brown/BB & T Pavilion 

The Story So Far/Taking Back Sunday/Festival Pier 

Tory Lanez/Flipp Dinero/TLA 

Erasure/Merriam Theater 

The Faceless/Voltage Lounge 

An Horse/Johnny Brenda’s 

Sasquatch/Kung Fu Necktie 

Beta Hi/World Cafe Live Upstairs 

AHI/Boot & Saddle 

Thursday/July 19th 

Arcade Fire/Festival Pier 

Britney Spears/Borgata Hotel & Casino 

Zac Brown Band/BB & T Pavilion 

Tamela Mann/Anthony Brown/Dell Music Theater 

The Donkeys/Boot & Saddle 

Oldermost/Johnny Brenda’s 

Jeanette Harris/South 

Friday/July 20th 

Glass Animals/Beck/Festival Pier 

Britney Spears/Borgata Hotel & Casino 

Zac Brown Band/BB & T Pavilion 

Biz Markie/TLA 

Bane’s World/Inner Wave/Everybody Hits 

The Magic Numbers/Johnny Brenda’s 

Breana Marin/Lincoln Financial Field 

Poster Children/Kung Fu Necktie

Dan Layus/Boot & Saddle 

Jeanette Harris/South 

Saturday/July 21st 

Weezer/BB & T Pavilion 

Lee Brice/Parx Casino 

Gin Blossoms/Hard Rock Casino Hotel Atlantic City 

Clairo/The Foundry 

Lori Mckenna/World Cafe Live 

Purling Hiss/Johnny Brenda’s 

Vista/Connie’s Ric Rac 

Vanessa Rubin/South 

Super Bonanza/Milkboy Philly 


Sunday/July 22nd 

Lyfe Jennings/NOTO/Dell Music Center 

The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus/Voltage Lounge 

Blue October/Morgan Saint/Festival Pier 

Deafhaven/Union Transfer 

Reigning Sound/Johnny Brenda’s 

Noisem/Kung Fu Necktie 

Vanessa Rubin/South 

Monday/July 23rd 

Punch Brothers/Union Transfer 

Charlie Parr/Boot & Saddle 

Thelma & the Sleaze/Kung Fu Necktie 

Waterplanet/Bourbon & Branch 

Tuesday/July 24th 

Charlie Puth/BB & T Pavilion 

Old Crow Medicine Show/Electric Factory 

Raphael Saadiq/Union Transfer 

Japandroids/Boot & Saddle 

Prophets of Rage/Borgata Event Center 

Toni Romiti/Voltage Lounge 

Little Bird/Voltage Lounge 

Wednesday/July 25th 

Kesha/Macklmemore/BB & T Pavilion 

Lucius/Union Transfer 

Sleep/Electric Factory 

Summer Salt/Everybody Hits 

Voltheque/The Barbary 

Open for Business/The Dolphin Tavern 

Thursday/July 26th 

Beach House/Tower Theatre 

Demi Lovato/Atlantic City Beach 

Charlie Wilson/Dell Music Center 

The Hold Steady/Union Transfer 

The Orchestra/Mann Center for Performing Arts 

DALES/Milkboy Philly 

Friday/July 27th 

Panic! At The Disco/Wells Fargo Center 

Billy Joel/Citizens Bank Park 

Sylvan Esso/BB & T Pavilion 

Showtek/Borgata Hotel & Casino 

The Hold Steady/Union Transfer 

Acid King/Kung Fu Necktie 

My Brightest Diamond/Philadelphia Museum of Art 

The Tough Shits/First Unitarian Church 


DJ Sylo/The Dolphin Tavern 

Saturday/July 28th 

James Taylor/Eagles/Citizens Bank Park 

Smashing Pumpkins/Wells Fargo Center 

Slightly Stoopid/Festival Pier 

Dikembe/Slingshot Dakota/Everybody Hits 

The Music of Nina Simone & Carol Riddick/South 


Ill Doots/Boot & Saddle 

Jesse Marco/NOTO 

Sunday/July 29th 

The Chainsmokers/Atlantic City Beach


States & Capitals/Balcony Bar @ The Trocadero 

Iron Chic/Boot & Saddle 

Bit Brigade/Johnny Brenda’s 

Gryffin/Hard Rock Hotel Atlantic City 

Monday/July 30th 

Beyonce/Jay Z/Lincoln Financial Field 

My Bloody Valentine/The Fillmore 

The Vaccines/Underground Arts 

Camila Cabello/Borgata Event Center 

Spirit Adrift/Kung Fu Necktie 

Tuesday/July 31st

Radiohead/Wells Fargo Center 

Alex Cameron/Underground Arts 

Jinjer/Kung Fu Necktie 

No Small Children/Boot & Saddle 

Wednesday/August 1st 

Stone Temple Pilots/Bush/Hard Rock Casino Atlantic City 

REO Speedwagon/BB & T Pavilion 

Quicksand/Glassjaw/Electric Factory 

Smart/Amanda Seales/Underground Arts 

Thursday/August 2nd 

Erykah Badu/Talib Kwali/Dell Music Center 

Rex Orange County/Union Transfer 

Suicide Silence/Volumes/TLA 

Rico Nasty/The Foundry 

Cindy Bradley/South 

Friday/August 3rd 

Keith Urban/BB & T Pavilion 

Yanni/Borgata Event Center 

Yung Bae/Johnny Brenda’s 

The Ill Fated Natives/Underground Arts 

J.D Wikes/Milkboy Philly 

Stereo League/Boot & Saddle 

Saturday/August 4th 

Rise Against/Festival Pier 

Cyndi Lauper/Rod Stewart/Boardwalk Hall 

Jeff Beck/Ann Wilson/BB & T Pavilion 

Beres Hammond/Electric Factory 

Metal/Underground Arts 

Forever In Your Mind/The Foundry 

Sunday/August 5th 

Us the Duo/TLA 

Psychostick/Voltage Lounge 

Stu Larsen/Milkboy Philly 

Joey Defrancesco/South 

Afrobar/The Barbary 

Monday/August 6th 

The Dollyrots/Kung Fu Necktie 

The Essex Green/Johnny Brenda’s 

Damaged Goods/Ortlieb’s 

Tuesday/August 7th 

Phish/BB & T Pavilion 

The Alarm/World Cafe Live 

Latterman/Boot & Saddle 

Wednesday/August 8th 

Joan of Arc/Boot & Saddle 

Angelo De Augustine/Johnny Brenda’s 

Agent Moosehead/Ortlieb’s 

demrick/Kung Fu Necktie 

Thursday/August 9th 

Rob Zombie/Marilyn Manson/BB & T Pavilion 

Tony Toni Tone/After 7/Dell Music Center 

Dark Star Orchestra/Tropicana Showroom

Wimps/Boot & Saddle 

Friday/August 10th 

Wiz Khalifa/BB & T Pavilion 

The Offspring/311/Festival Pier 

Drugdealer/Johnny Brenda’s 

Lydia/The Foundry 

Andrew Combs/Boot & Saddle 

Abba The Concert/Resorts Atlantic City 

Saturday/August 11th 

Jason Mraz/Mann Center for Performing Arts 

Counting Crows/Live/BB & T Pavilion 

KC and the Sunshine Band/Sugarhouse Casino 

Pedro the Lion/Union Transfer 

The Bacon Brothers/Keswick Theatre 

Tailgunner/Kung Fu Necktie 

Sunday/August 12th 

The O’Jays/Gladys Knight/Mann Center for Performing Arts 

Preservation Hall Jazz Band/River Stage @ Penn’s Landing 

The Blasters/Kung Fu Necktie

Monday/August 13th 

Sparta/Johnny Brenda’s 

Laughs On Philly/Ortlieb’s 

Tuesday/August 14th 

Pentatonix/BB & T Pavilion

Playboi Carti/The Fillmore 

Eyes Set to Kill/Voltage Lounge 

American Idol Tour/Tower Theatre 

Wednesday/August 15th 

Five Finger Death Punch/BB & T Pavilion 

Jared Hart/The Fillmore 

Ella Mai/The Foundry 

That Virginia/Ortlieb’s 

Thursday/August 16th

Ben Folds Five/Mann Center for Performing Arts

Keith Sweat/Johnny Gill/Ralph Tresvant/Dell Music Center 

Tacocat/Boot & Saddle 

The Volcanics/Kung Fu Necktie 

Friday/August 17th 

All Time Low/Dashboard Confessional/Mann Center 

Howie Day/World Cafe Live 

Old Dominion/Citizens Bank Park 

Two Friends/Premier AC 

Chris Blue/The Foundry 

Walkney/Creep Records Store 

Saturday/August 18th 

Little Big Town/Miranda Lambert/BB & T Pavilion 

Mura Masa/Union Transfer 

Cher/Borgata Event Center 

M.O.P./Voltage Lounge 

Haan/Throat/Kung Fu Necktie

Sunday/August 19th 

Collective Soul/3 Doors Down/Borgata Event Center 

Needtobreathe/Festival Pier 

Alkaline Trio/Electric Factory 

Warren G/TLA 

Monday/August 20th

Damaged Goods/Ortlieb’s 

Mobile Deathcamp/Kung Fu Necktie 

Tuesday/August 21st 

O.A.R./Festival Pier 

Water Seed/The Fire 

Wednesday/August 22nd 

Peter Bradley Adams/World Cafe Live/Upstairs 

Lecherous Gaze/Boot & Saddle 

Thursday/August 23rd 

Interpol/Union Transfer 

Patti Labelle/Gregory Porter/Dell Music Center 

Descendents/The Fillmore 

Marc Antoine/South 

Friday/August 24th 

Jeff Lynne/Electric Light Orchestra/Wells Fargo Center 

2 Live Crew/Biz Markie/Salt-N-Pepa/BB & T Pavilion 

Donavon Frankenreiter/Lisa Bouchelle/TLA 

Espers/Vetiver/Union Transfer 

American Wrestlers/Kung Fu Necktie 

Joanna Pascale/South 

Saturday/August 25th 

Stevie Wonder/Borgata Event Center 

Jason Aldean/BB & T Pavilion 

Smokey Robinson/Mann Center 

American Trappist/Boot & Saddle 

Max Weinberg/World Cafe Live 

Sunday/August 26th 

Shinedown/Godsmack/BB & T Pavilion 


Aethere/Kung Fu Necktie 

Monday/August 27th

Sarah Elizabeth Charles/South 

Laughs On Philly/Ortlieb’s 

Tuesday/August 28th

Liniker e os Caramelows/Johnny Brenda’s 

Wednesday/August 29th 

The Offspring/311/Allentown Fairgrounds 

Dopethrone/Kung Fu Necktie 

Thursday/August 30th 

Stone Sour/Ozzy Osbourne/PPL Center 

Delta Sleep/Johnny Brenda’s 

Marion Meadows/South 

Friday/August 31st 

Sugarland/Jennifer Nettles/Allentown Fairgrounds

Shinyribs/World Cafe Live 

Sherry Lynn/Adelphia 

CKY/Underground Arts 

Saturday/September 1st 

Made in America Festival/Benjamin Franklin Parkway(through September 2nd)

5 Seconds of Summer/Allentown Fairgrounds 

Marion Meadows/South 

Ohmme/Boot & Saddle 

Sunday/September 2nd 

Niall Horan/Maren Morris/Allentown Fairgrounds 

Maze/Frankie Beverly/Dell Music Center 



















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