West Philly Porchfest 2022:
Avi Wisnia & Friends Porch Concert | RSVP
This weekend, come hang out with Avi Wisnia & Friends as they present an afternoon of free live music for the community. Gather around the West Philly porch on Chester Ave, and enjoy music from singer/songwriter Avi Wisnia and his Philly songwriter friends with lots of special guests throughout the afternoon.
Part of the 2022 West Philly Porchfest, an annual outdoor celebration featuring musicians of all kinds playing free shows on porches throughout the neighborhood. Created by and for West Philadelphia residents, the festival celebrates the community’s broad musical and cultural diversity, an eruption of music and revelry with over 140 porches and 300 musical acts participating throughout the day. Bring friends, bring family, come celebrate community and music with us. More info at www.westphillyporchfest.com
Saturday, June 4, Music starts at 12noon.
4717 Chester Ave, Philadelphia PA
Hosted by Karen, Kirk & Naomi
About The Artists:
AVI WISNIA is an award-winning singer/songwriter, finding inspiration in 1950’s west-coast jazz, acoustic American folk, Brazilian bossa nova, and contemporary piano pop. Imagine John Legend meets Sara Bareilles if they had a lovechild in Brazil. Avi tours in support of his newest studio album, Catching Leaves, performing in prestigious venues around the world – from the Philadelphia Museum of Art to The Kennedy Center in DC to concert tours in Japan, Poland, and Brazil. In addition to being a performing songwriter, he has given a TED Talk and performed with The Moth storytellers. www.aviwisnia.com
MEGHAN CARY creates a live music experience that is healing, inspiring and outrageously joyful. A frequent performer at Philadelphia Folk Festival as well as Falcon Ridge, Woodstock, and DelMarVa Folk Festivals, Cary’s smoky voice, emotional singing, and award-winning songs garner favorable comparisons to Melissa Etheridge, Brandi Carlisle, and Bruce Springsteen.
MARION HALLIDAY, a native Kentuckian now splitting her time between Louisville and Philadelphia, is a proud purveyor of her own special blend of original bluegrass and bourbon-infused, women-powered Americana.