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Food

September 19, 2014 South Philly Neighborhood Gem Shines

South Philly Neighborhood Gem Shines

by Kelley Galloway

South Philly is known for three things: cheesesteaks, sports stadiums, and Italian food.

Located well beyond the glowing neon corner of Pat's and Geno's that South Philly is so well known for, L'Angolo Ristorante is living up to the reputation that... read more

February 17, 2014 An East African Primer at Dahlak

An East African Primer at Dahlak

by Iris McCarthy

This Cedar Park restaurant and bar is often overshadowed by its Ethiopian cousins in the West Philly neighborhood, but it’s no less noteworthy. Technically, Dahlak’s menu leans more toward Eritrean cuisine, which... read more

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Art

January 7, 2016 Liquid Light at the Philadelphia Art Museum

Liquid Light at the Philadelphia Art Museum

by Bryan C. Kuriawa

Marioni portrays the essence of painting that involves the carrying of pigment, which carries light, dubbed as “Liquid Light”... read more

October 5, 2015 Mateo Blu - Matthew Rice

From NFLplayer to “Art Geek” & Educator

by Aurica Diane

A true Renaissance man who conquered a devastating series of epileptic... read more

April 20, 2015 Represent: 200 Years of African American Art

Represent: 200 Years of African American Art

by Marc Londo

The Philadelphia Museum of Art’s "Represent: 200 Years of African American Art" exhibit houses Pippin’s work, as well as more than 75 works from other prominent African American artists. It features many recognizable names such as Jacob Lawrence, Alma Thomas, Martin Puryear... read more

March 19, 2015 Luminous Liaisons - Mary Anna Rodabaugh

Luminous Liaisons” by Brian Keeler at Rodger Lapelle Galleries

by Mary Anna Rodabaugh

Keeler, the artist with such a versatile style he can’t be classified into a singular domain, is back for... read more

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Fashion

February 17, 2017 Atlantic City Fashion Week

Atlantic City Fashion Week 2017

by Bryan Carter

Founded in 2011, Atlantic City Fashion Week is a bi-annual fashion event presented in part by fashionSTYLE Magazine and KingBee Media... read more

November 9, 2015 PHL Live

A look back: PHL Live 2015

by Aurica Hurst

I believe in the Talent that exists in this city and has always been a part of Philadelphia’s “said David OH, who is a Philadelphian who grew up in... read more

August 26, 2015 Philadelphia: The Next Fashion Capital?

Philadelphia: The Next Fashion Capital?

by Lena Ma

Philadelphia is becoming more than the City of Brotherly Love. The growing fashion visions and messages... read more

August 26, 2015 I Am Not Like Everybody Else: I Am Just Unique, Just Beautiful, JustMe

I Am Not Like Everybody Else: I Am Just Unique, Just Beautiful, JustMe

by Lena Ma

Every year, millions of people from around the world idolize the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. But why? What makes overpriced lingerie fashionable??? read more

February 9, 2015 LeGrand Leseur Changes the Future of Suits and Tuxedos

LeGrand Leseur Changes the Future of Suits and Tuxedos

by Lena Ma

This suit is not a mistake. This suit is a modern design of the next big thing in men’s fashion. The designer? None other than a native Philadelphian, 24-year old LeGrand Leseur... read more

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Music

September 25, 2016 WJMS Radio

Radio Reimagined

by Bryan Carter

Jaymie Bowles (better known as Jams), is the the CEO of WJMS Radio, highlighting individuals, organizations, and businesses in the community who are making positive impacts... read more

July 7, 2016 Essence Festival 2016

Essence Festival 2016

by Karen Eckstein-Sarkissian

Essence Magazine, rated one of women's highest and most popular publications, celebrated Essence Fest, one of the largest annual music events celebrating African Americans and Music... read more

June 8, 2016 Ashley Scott

Ashley Scott, a Philadelphia Soul Man

by Aliah Sheffield

Giving back to the community is a big deal for Ashley. He mentors young people through a program called i.c.a.r.e. Academy, which provides useful information... read more

May 21, 2016 PnB Chizz

PnB Chizz - No Cursin

by Main Course

Pnb Chizz stops by Main Course for a brief chat with what's going on and what we can... read more

July 28, 2015 Young Business Minded

Main Course Philadelphia Reviews YBM’s Newest Release

by Ossiana Tepfenhart

YBM, also known as Young Business Minded, is a rap duo composed of Southern rappers by the names of... read more

May 25, 2015 LindoYes, Spoken Like A True Artist

LindoYes, Spoken Like A True Artist
by Aurica Hurst

Lindo is a man of many talents. He can pretty much act, logo design and take candid shots that are noteworthy for any photographers portfolio, but his truth and passion lie in his art form-Spoken Word... read more

March 30, 2015 The Art of Noise - Brooke Brunson

The Art of Noise

by Brooke Brunson

A subcultural movement that began in the 1970’s, hip-hop has always been a musical outlet or form of self-expression... read more

February 12, 2015 Live Forever

Live Forever

by Adriana Fraser

It seems unlikely that a music lover would be able to discover new music next to a neighborhood fire station, but in the heart of North Philadelphia... read more

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Entertainment

October 22, 2016 Robert Shearn III

Catching up with Robert Shearn III

by Main Course PHL

Pursuing acting is one of the hardest jobs around. It’s not about fortune and fame. You have to love the craft to succeed... read more

September 5, 2016 Zang talks gaming

Zang talks Otakon, Pokken and Gaming

by The MC

Rob Zheng aka Zang is a competitive gamer hailing from Langhorne, PA 30 minutes north of Philadelphia. His reason for participating in Philly’s... read more

April 22, 2016 'YU-GI-OH!' April Banlist 2016

'YU-GI-OH!' April Banlist 2016

by Martin Weiss

With the April 11, 2016 forbidden/limited list, players are predicting that Kozmo, Monarch, and Burning Abyss to be among the top decks in tournament play... read more

February 28, 2016 2016 Academy Awards Prediction

2016 Academy Awards Predictions

by Jeremy Pierce

Jeremy Pierce gives us his predictions of the 88th Academy Awards also known as the Oscars... read more

February 9, 2016 Yugioh - Winter Emergency Banlist 2016

Winter Emergency Banlist 2016

by Martin Weiss

This would mark the first time in about ten years that there was (as players refer to it as) an “emergency banned list”... read more

December 24, 2015 History in the Making

History in the Making

by Jeremy Pierce

A Black woman saying she’s experienced discrimination doesn’t mean that women in general don’t have a hard time in acting... read more