An emerging folk-punk band from the East Coast, Alex Mery and The Townsmen produce songs that echo throughout small venues and open mikes as they make a name for themselves in eastern Pennsylvania. The band consists of frontman Alex Mery (guitar/vocals) with percussion support from Matt Anderson.Watch the video
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We’ve been out and about a lot over the past couple weeks. And, some of the artists you’ve heard here before have new releases.
With that, this week’s UMC20 Spotify playlist fills out quite nicely.Hear the latest UMC20
We’re back to wrap your weekend with a Play of the Day from our friends in radio, The Balcony Show.
Check out the space below the jump to see which tune Ann and co. have selected to help you wind down.Hear the Play of the Day
It’s been a minute since we’ve heard from Alex Mery & The Townsmen. After releasing 2017’s five-track EP “Folklore,” the folk-punk outfit has been writing and making plans for the future.Read more
A massive cold snap has enveloped most of the country.
It’s a good thing we have music to keep us warm!
Philadelphia-based musician C.J. Dunleavy — who is known in regional circles as a music advocate and curator of some pretty cool indie music playlists — also has a knack for songwriting.
Looking for some Saturday plans? How about supporting The Beautiful Distortion and two bands from upstate New York, coming to Catasauqua’s Blue Monkey Sports Bar and Restaurant (1092 Havertown Rd.) for a triple threat of live music.
First and foremost, it’s important to point out how absolutely spectacular the weather was on Sunday. Pleasant temperatures and sunny skies were complemented by a gentle, yet glorious late summer breeze that made being outside the ideal activity for anyone with a pulse.
Add in various forms of Sangria and the folk-punk stylings of Alex Mery & The Townsmen, and you have yourself a perfect Sunday afternoon.
Artist: Alex Mery & The Townsmen
Album: Folklore (LISTEN)
Released: June 2017
After two weeks on the road together, hundreds of miles logged, and countless memories made, Alex Mery & The Townsmen and Zach Russack brought their Southern Exposure Tour home on Sunday.