Guide to what’s happening in Philly this week

Jay-Z and Kanye West’s Watch the Throne tour comes through Philly on Wednesday.

Music

Dawes
with Blitzen Trapper and The Belle Brigade
Tonight, 7 p.m.
$20, The TLA
www.livenation.com

Big D and the Kids Table
with The Have Nots!
Tonight, 7:30 p.m.
$15-$17, The Trocadero
www.thetroc.com

Ziggy Marley
Tonight, 8
$25-$35
The Keswick Theater, Glenside
www.ticketmaster.com

Power House
featuring Chris Brown, Tyga, T-Pain and DJ Khaled
Friday, 6 p.m.
$20-$151, The Wells
Fargo Center
www.wellsfargocenterphilly.com

Medeski, Martin & Wood
Friday, 8:30 p.m.
$27, The Electric Factory
www.ticketmaster.com

G. Love and Special Sauce
Saturday, 9 p.m.
$25, The Electric Factory
www.ticketmaster.com

We Were Promised Jetpacks
with Royal Bands and Bear Heads
Saturday, 8 p.m.
$15, Union Transfer
www.utphilly.com

SBTRKT
with AraabMuzik and The Brutalist School
Sunday, 8 p.m.
$15, Union Transfer
www.utphilly.com

Chromeo
Monday, 8 p.m.
$25, The Electric Factory
www.ticketmaster.com

Watch the Throne: Jay-Z and Kanye West
Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.
$60-$250, The Wells
Fargo Center
www.wellsfargocenterphilly.com

St. Vincent
with Cate Le Bon
Wednesday
8:30 p.m.
$16-$18, Union Transfer
www.utphilly.com

Arts

Philly Photo Day
Friday
www.philaphotoarts.org
The Philadelphia Photo Arts Center has an assignment for you tomorrow: Take a photo, any photo, within city limits, and then upload it to their website. On Nov. 10, every entry will be printed and hung for a show at the Crane Arts Building.

Food & Drink

Day of the Dead at Distrito
Wednesday, 5 p.m.
3945 Chestnut St.
www.distritorestaurant.com
Mexico’s Halloween after-party is almost as good as round one. Celebrate at Distrito, where they’ll have a costume contest, drink specials and a two-floor tasting area for tequila and street food ($35-$45). The best-dressed partier goes home with a bottle of tequila.

Fall Harvest Week
Sunday through Friday
www.sjhotchefs.com
Presented by the South Jersey Independent Restaurant Association (who go by, for reasons we’re unsure of but appreciate, SJ Hot Chefs), this restaurant week stars local farmers’ ingredients on prix-fixe menus ($25 or $35). More than 30 restaurants from Cherry Hill, Collingswood, Haddon Heights and other across-the-bridge destinations will participate.

Films

High Flying Birds
doc screening
Tuesday, 8 p.m.
Free with RSVP
The Trocadero
www.thetroc.com
“It’s Never Too Late To Be What U Might Have Been” documents the making of High Flying Birds, the new project from former Oasis member Noel Gallagher. They play the Academy of Music on Nov. 11, and you can be fairly certain they’ll actually take the stage — brother Liam wasn’t invited to this one.


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