Guide to what’s happening in Philly this week


The Doobie Brothers

Tonight, 7:30 p.m.

$70, The Keswick Theatre


with Every Avenue & Go Radio

Tonight, 6 p.m.

$22, The TLA

Enter the Haggis

with Scythian

Friday, 8:30 p.m.

$20, Union Transfer

Tony Bennett

with Anttonia Bennett

Friday, 8 p.m.

$51-$106, The Academy of Music


with Keep of Kalessin

Friday, 7:30 p.m.

$24-$26, The Trocadero

Mister Heavenly

with Mr. Dream and Buffalo Stance

Friday, 8 p.m.

$13, First Unitarian Church

Scratch Aid

Saturday, 8:30 p.m.

$15-$18, Union Transfer

Amos Lee

with Brett Dennen and Mutlu

Saturday, 8 p.m.

$35-$45, The Academy of Music

Girls Rock Philly CD release Party

Saturday, noon-3 p.m.

Johnny Brenda’s

Dusted Root

with D&M

Tuesday, 7 p.m.

$20, Union Transfer

Noah and the Whale

Sunday, 7 p.m.

$20, The TLA

First Friday Openings

‘Our Schedule is Change’

Reception Friday, 7-10 p.m.

Runs through Nov. 25

Space 1026, 1026 Arch St.

Austin-based artist Tim Kerr brought his friends up north for a show exploring social justice, history and community with a DIY aesthetic. Zomes (Asa Osborne of Lungfish/Pupils) plays this weekend’s reception.

‘Two Brothers – Two Profiles’

Reception Friday, 6-9 p.m.

Runs through Nov. 29

Projects Gallery. 629 N. Second St.

Philly-based artist Ira Upin teams up with his bro Len — on loan from their native Chicago — for a showcase of their very different but obviously related portraits.


Reception Friday, 5-9 p.m.

Runs through Dec. 31

The Clay Studio, 137-139 N. Second St.

The Clay Studio’s annual holiday exhibit features work by more than 100 ceramic artists from across the country. Included are giftables such as tableware, tile and jewelry.

‘Strange Observations’

Reception Friday, 6:30-10 p.m.

Gravy Studio & Gallery, 2212 Sepviva St.

Photographer Jonathan Schimpf’s new show looks at the strange happenings in both man-made spaces and the natural world.

Food & Drink

A Philadelphia Ale & Arts Adventure

Tonight, 5:30-8 p.m.

$35; departs from World Café live

The Philadelphia Mural Arts Program and World Café Live are teaming up for this trolley tour of the city’s murals, which includes a stop at Yards Brewery for a tour — and, of course, refreshments.

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