Painted Words: Chapters 1-5 A collaboration that started out with 2 women, 900 miles between them, telling their stories in their native heart language (one an artist, the other a wordsmith) that led to this event where 14 musicians will unveil their interpretation of this journey for you. "Create and Stir Other People to Create"~ Robert Frost
Join us Upstairs at World Cafe Live for a week-long showcase featuring the Philadelphia region's finest emerging performers! From Monday August 20th through Sunday August 26th, beta hi-fi will showcase five artists per night - and admission is FREE!
Crackerjack musicianship goes a long way toward a band’s greatness but showmanship seals the deal. On stage, Woody Pines is an old soul and natural performer, storied and steeped in the best of American music. His group infuses a hundred years of American music into their live performance - everything from early 20th century acoustic blues and rockabilly to the sounds of the White Stripes and The Black Keys. They'll even drop some hip-hop vibes in the mix. It's a fast-paced, swinging, high-energy show.
Sounds Like: Django Reinhardt, Primus, Tom Waits, mike patton
Manager: Christopher Kayfield
Bio: Magnifus is a ballet of calculated chaos. Kayfield's moody, but bellowing voice balances the trio of string tones with each song. Some songs are bluesy; others have more of a haunting gypsy guitar vibe. The trio of musicians (Kayfield/Mitchell/Snyder) were born out of the Burlap and Bean open mic...See Full Bio