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Top Fall Concerts Coming To Philadelphia

While summer is a great time for music festivals, fall is perfect for intimate concerts. This fall, be sure to visit Philly for some great concerts coming to town. Philly has a diverse schedule when it comes to music and entertainment this fall. Whether it is country, rock, new wave, or comedy, you will surely find something that suits your taste.

Sturgill Simpson
The Fillmore
29 E Allen St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 309-0150
October 7, 2016

Sturgill Simpson goes beyond the country genre with influences from R&B, soul, and rock which clearly is displayed in his rendition of '"In bloom" by Nirvana. A lot of folks may not be big country fans, but Simpson may just be the guy to sway that opinion. Simpson is taking his talent on the road and will be stopping at the newly renovate Fillmore in the Fishtown section of Philly.

Related: Top Free Summer 2016 Concerts In Philadelphia

Band Of Skulls
Union Transfer
1026 Spring Garden St.
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 232-2100
October 7, 2016

The British rock band may not be performing in huge arenas at this point, but their skills and sound are leading them in that direction. Be sure to catch them at some smaller venues such as Union Transfer before they blow up. Just think of a few years from now, when you'll be able to say you saw them "then." Band of Skulls has just released their fourth album, "By Default."

Keswick Theater
291 N Keswick Ave.
Glenside, PA 19038
(215) 572-7650
October 14, 2016

Here's the chance to see your favorite 80's new wave band that you didn't get a chance to see back in the day. Squeeze has created some of the best music from one on the most popular periods in music and they're coming to Keswick Theater to share their classic hits in an intimate setting. This show should not be missed.

Wells Fargo Center
3601 S Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 336-3600
October 21, 2016

This is your opportunity to really SEE Sia live! The recluse performer is bringing her unique talent to Wells Fargo Center this fall. Be sure to save the date because it will most definitely be a night filled with fantastic music and an unforgettable stage performance. It would be wise to check on tickets right away, as this is one that is likely to sell out.

Steve Martin & Martin Short
Academy of Music
240 S Broad St.
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 893-1999
Friday,October 28 and 29, 2016

Two legends together under one roof for the night, how could you pass this one up? This comedy duo will surely make your night one of the most memorable nights of your life. Take advantage of this opportunity to see two of the most recognized comedians and entertainers in the history of comedy at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia this October.

Related: Top Venues For Affordable Live Music In Philadelphia

Christina Thompson is a freelance writer living in Philadelphia. She reports on various topics such as: Social Media, Local Events, Entertainment, Food and Drink and more. Her work can be found at


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