Julia Rainer, Chelsea Sue Allen
531 North 12th St.
Philadelphia, PA, 19123
Doors 7:30 PM / Show 8:00 PM (event ends at 11:00 PM)
This event is all ages
Philadelphia alternative rock collective Presages was founded by frontman and guitarist Angel Ocana in the early spring of 2018. The band boasts drummer Justin Leggio, bassist Albert Collazo, and Molly White on piano and vocals.
In the brief months since the group’s inception, Presages has been working with producer and engineer Brian D. McTear and Matthew Poirier of Miner Street Recordings. The group’s debut single “Surrender” is an honest, heavy hitting, and contemporary piece scheduled to release on November 16th, 2018.
Julia Rainer sings her truth. With a foundation of love, loss, grief, depression, anxiety, alcoholism, recovery, and awakening, she has a strong belief in honesty, compassion, and the wisdom of experience. Inspired by those who have come before her—Hank Williams, Odetta, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, Nico, Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, Tom Verlaine, and Jenny Lewis—she seeks to make music that empathizes. Raw guitar playing, simple folk song structure, and soulful, hauntingly sung lyrics define her sound. Sometimes compared to Hope Sandoval, Sinead O’Connor, Cat Power, and Alanis, Julia finds herself in good company 🙂
Julia has quickly found a foothold in the now-flooded Philadelphia music scene. Her debut LP “Spirits,” out September 15th, 2017 via Creep Records, is the culmination of her tireless work on her craft through her years of trials and tribulations. Spirits is both devastating and hopeful with an honestly that excludes any pretentiousness. Julia Rainer bares her soul and...
Chelsea Sue Allen
American ambient indie rock artist born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, and currently based in Philadelphia.