Union Transfer

1026 SPRING GARDEN STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19123 Ι 215-232-2100

Civil Twilight

Radio 104.5 Presents

Civil Twilight

Knox Hamilton

Thu, November 12, 2015

Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

Union Transfer

Philadelphia, PA

$13.00 - $15.00

This event is all ages

Civil Twilight
Civil Twilight
"What am I to build, if my hands are broken, if I'm not the chosen one?" sings Steven McKellar of Civil Twilight on "Story of An Immigrant", over a lush, dynamic beat that evokes the sounds of his native South Africa while steeped in the band's ever-evolving present. The foursome (Steven, his brother and guitarist Andrew, drummer Richard Wouters and Kevin Dailey on keys and guitar) are living proof of what happens when you stop worrying about being the chosen one and make music built on both the roots that grew you and the love that keeps you thriving every day. Civil Twilight's songs embrace every corner of human emotion, balancing delicate, poetic lyrics with sweeping arrangements that touch all the senses: a phrase to make you think; a rolling drumbeat you can feel in your bones; a guitar vamp as illustrative as a picture; a shimmer of keys whose light can nearly be seen and heard.
Knox Hamilton
Fueled by the similar staples within their collective musical taste, the members of Knox Hamilton blend laid back guitar riffs and catchy bass lines with rhythmic drum beats and soaring vocals to produce a sound that's as likely to make you want to visit the beach as it is to move your feet.
Venue Information:
Union Transfer
1026 Spring Garden St.
Philadelphia, PA, 19123