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Radio 104.5 Studio Sessions: Volume 4 is here!
The latest collection of studio sessions recorded live at Radio 104.5 - it's another collection of some of the best performances from the Radio 104.5 Studios. Click here for details and info how to get your copy of Studio Sessions: Volume 4!
Radio 104.5's Locals Live Volume 1
Every Friday you've heard some of Philly's best local bands playing live at 5PM direct from Radio 104.5's Radio 104.5 Performance Theatre! There have been some amazing performances and now they are on CD, courtesy of your music sponsor Corona! Click for info on Locals Live.
Two Door Cinema Club - September 2012
Spacehog - May 2012
Spacehog rocked out live at Radio 104.5! Check out the performance videos of "In the Meantime" and other Spacehog songs.
The Lumineers - April 2012
Snow Patrol - April 2012
Cake - April 18, 2011
Cake played a few SOLD OUT shows at the Keswick Theatre while in town and took the time to come by and play a set in the Radio 104.5 Radio 104.5 Performance Theatre. Watch the videos below.
A Day To Remember - March 2011
A Day To Remember came by to do a stripped down acoustic session before their SOLD OUT show at the electric factory. Some of the songs they had NEVER done acoustic before, it sounded great! Check out the videos below.
G. Love - Febuary 21, 2011
G. Love was in Philly for a the release of his latest album Fixin To Die, and debuted tracks for Radio 104.5 listeners before hitting the stage at the Legendary Dobbs on South Street. Check out the videos here.
Panic! At The Disco - February 2nd, 2011
Panic! At The Disco was in town promoting their new album Vices & Virtues and they came through the Radio 104.5 Studio to do an acoustic studio session in the Radio 104.5 Performance Theatre! They played a new song and some of your old favorites! Check out the videos below.
Valencia - January 28th, 2011
Valencia was in town for the Radio 104.5 Winter Jam and they came through the Radio 104.5 Performance Theatre to do another acoustic performance! Check out their stripped down session including a song from the new album never before played live and a great cover song!
Bayside - January 28th, 2011
Bayside was on the lineup for the Radio 104.5 Winter Jam and they also came through the Radio 104.5 Performance Theatre to do an acoustic show! Check out their stripped down session including a brand new song debut!
Young The Giant - January 24th, 2011
New to the scene, Young The Giant came through the Radio 104.5 Radio 104.5 Performance Theatre the day after their show at the North Star Bar. Check out the videos below of their performance below.
Fitz And The Tantrums - January 18, 2011
Fitz And The Tantrums hit the Radio 104.5 Radio 104.5 Performance Theatre and they rocked the house performing their original, soul-inspired music. Check out the videos below.
Cage The Elephant - January 17, 2011
Cage The Elephant stopped by the Radio 104.5 Performance Theatre on MLK's Birthday to give a small group of fans a taste of their new release Thank You, Happy Birthday and play some favorites from their last album. Watch the videos here.
Atomic Tom - December 7, 2010
You know them from their epic iPhone jam session on a New York Subway; getting over 4.1 million views on YouTube, Atomic Tom came by the studio to perform for us LIVE! They played their smash single "Take Me Out" and more! Check out the videos below.
Minus The Bear - December 3, 2010
Minus The Bear came by the studio to do an intimate performance for some fans before their show at the Electric Factory! They played a mix of new tracks from Omni. Watch the videos here.
Mumford & Sons - November 9th, 2010
Their shows are selling out all over the place and we were lucky enough to have Mumford & Sons stop in to do an acoustic session before their sold out show here in Philly. Check out the videos!
Social Distortion - October 29th, 2010
Punk rock royalty graced the Radio 104.5 Studio on Friday, October 29th. Social Distortion stopped by the studio before their sold out show at the Electric Factory to do an intimate performance for some diehard fans! Check out the videos below.
Manchester Orchestra - October 23rd, 2010
Manchester Orchestra stopped by the Radio 104.5 studio before their show at the North Star Bar. They made a big announcement, debuted a new song and played us a song from a side project! Check out the videos here.
Ed Kowalczyk - October 2010
Ed Kowalczyk of LIVE has gone solo and is out promoting his new album! He stopped by the Radio 104.5 studio to do an intimiate performance for some lucky listeners. He did some classic Live songs and some new stuff as well! Check out the videos below.
Two Door Cinema Club - October 2010
The guys of Two Door Cinema club came through the Radio 104.5 studio before their show at First Unitarian Church! They did a mellow acoustic session for some lucky listeners! Check out the videos below.
Aaron Lewis - October 12, 2010
Aaron Lewis, lead singer of Staind, is kicking off his solo tour in Philly! Before his show at the TLA he stopped in the Radio 104.5 studio to play us some of his new tunes and some cover songs! Check out the videos here.
Jimmy Eat World - October 11, 2010
Jimmy Eat World is back on tour with their new album Invented. Before their sold out show at the Electric Factory, they stopped by the Radio 104.5 studios to do an acoustic session for some listeners. They played our old favorites like "Middle" and some new ones as well. Check out the videos here.
Ed Harcourt - September 24, 2010
Ed Harcourt stopped by the Radio 104.5 studio before his show with James at the Trocadero. He loved us, and we loved him! Check out the videos from his intimate acoustic session.
Terrible Things - September 1, 2010
Terrible Things from Westchester, PA stopped in to do an extra long studio session. Check out their six song performance and get to know the band! Watch videos of their performance!
Chris Shiflett - August 13, 2010
Chris Shiflett (of the Foo Fighters, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes) stopped by Radio 104.5 before his show with The Dead Peasants at the North Star Bar. Watch videos of his performances of "Get Along" and "Helsinki".
New Politics - August 11, 2010
New Politics stopped by the Radio 104.5 studios before their show at The North Star Bar to perform an acoustic set and do some crazy dancing! Watch New Politics perform their single "Yeah, Yeah, Yeah"
The Pretty Reckless - July 2010
The Pretty Reckless stopped by Radio 104.5 to perform a private Studio Session before their Philadelphia stop on the Warped Tour. Watch The Pretty Reckless perform their single "Makes Me Wanna Die" and check out all the pictures from their visit!
Rogue Wave - June 30th, 2010
Rogue Wave stopped by Radio 104.5 to perform a private Studio Session and play some acoustic versions of their songs. Watch Rogue Wave perform "Stars and Stripes" and "Solitary Gun".
Passion Pit - June 28th, 2010
Passion Pit stopped by Radio 104.5 to perform a private Studio Session before their show at the Mann. Watch Passion Pit perform acoustic versions of their songs, including "The Reeling" from their album Manners! Check out the videos.
Hole - June 22, 2010
Courtney Love stopped by the Radio 104.5 studios with Hole before their show with at the Electric Factory. She was fashionably late (like a rockstar should be) and wait until you hear her reason why! Courtney Love played four songs, talked about her thoughts on her VH1 Behind The Music special, a Kurt Cobain biopic, told us dirty secrets about celebrities and all kinds of other nonsense we couldn't figure out! Do YOU have any idea what she was talking about? Check out all the footage here!
Carney - May 2010
Carney stopped by Radio 104.5 to perform a private Studio Session! Watch the Carney Studio Session with versions of "Testify", "Love Me Chase Me", and "Think of You".
Broken Bells - June 2010
Broken Bells visited the Radio 104.5 performance studio for a stripped-down performance of some of their songs before their show at the Electric Factory. Watch videos of Broken Bells performing "The High Road" ,"The Ghost Inside", and "Citizen".
Circa Survive - May 2010
Circa Survive stopped in to Radio 104.5 to rock the performance studio! Watch Circa Survive perform "Imaginary Enemy" ,"Get Out", and cover Nirvana's "Dumb".
Free Energy - May 2010
Philly hometown heroes with a huge buzz, Free Energy played a few songs at the Radio 104.5 studios! Check out the video of Free Energy performing "Bang Pop" and a cover of fellow Philadelphians The Hooters' "And We Danced."
Ok Go - May 2010
Ok Go stopped in to Radio 104.5 while they were in Philly and played an acoustic set! Watch Ok Go perform acoustic takes on "This Too Shall Pass" ,"Last Leaf", and "Shooting the Moon".
Dirty Heads + Rome - May 5, 2010, Cinco De Mayo
Dirty Heads + Rome performed an unplugged Cinco De Mayo set live at Radio 104.5 with "Lay Me Down", "I Got No Time", and "Believe".
30 Seconds to Mars - April 2010
30 Seconds to Mars stopped by Radio 104.5 in April 2010 before their sold-out show at the Electric Factory and performed a few songs. Check out 30 Seconds to Mars' performances of "Kings and Queens," "Brave New World," and "Seek and Destroy"
Blue October - April 2010
Watch the live versions of Blue October's "Say It" and "Should Be Loved".
The Temper Trap - April 2010
Australia's The Temper Trap stopped by Radio 104.5 to do some stripped-down versions of some of their songs, including "Sweet Disposition" and "Fader" before their TLA show that night.
Vampire Weekend - April 2010
Vampire Weekend dropped in to play few acoustic songs before their sold-out show at the Electric Factory this April.
Crash Kings - March 2010
The Crash Kings stopped by Radio 104.5 for a meet and greet and played some songs, including Mountain Man, Evolution of Rock and You Got Me.
Company of Thieves - March 2010
Company of Thieves played a four-song studio session at Radio 104.5. Watch the videos of their Studio Session performance including Oscar Wilde and Queen of Hearts.
Neon Trees - March 2010
Neon Trees stopped by Radio 104.5 to play a few acoustic songs. Their studio peformance included an unplugged version of "Animal" - you can watch the videos here.
Silversun Pickups - March 2010
Silversun Pickups played a few acoustic songs live at Radio 104.5. Watch all the videos of the Silversun Pickups Studio Session here, and check out the live performance photos.
Civil Twilight - February 2010
Civil Twilight Performs live at Radio 104.5! See the videos of the Civil Twilight Studio Session, including Letters from the Sky and Perfect Stranger.
Spacehog - January 2010
Spacehog rocked out live at Radio 104.5! Check out the performance videos of "In the Meantime" and other Spacehog songs.
Switchfoot - Winter 2010
Switchfoot rocks out live at Radio 104.5 with a 3 song acoustic set. Watch the Switchfoot Studio Session videos.
Dashboard Confessional - December 2009
Dashboard Confessional performs live at Radio 104.5 with an acoustic 3 song set. Watch the videos of unplugged versions of Belle of the Boulevard, Vindicated, and Get Me Right.
Flyleaf - November 21, 2009
Members of Flyleaf perform live at Radio 104.5 with an acoustic 3 song set. Watch videos of Flyleaf's All Around Me, Again and Justice and Mercy.
Everclear - October 15, 2009
Everclear performs an unplugged set live at Radio 104.5 on the eve of their show at the TLA. Watch Everclear's acoustic versions of Santa Monica, Father of Mine, and At The End of the Day.
The Gossip - October 8, 2009
Gossip dropped by the studio to perform for our live studio audience. Watch the videos of the Gossip's For Keeps, 2012, and more.
Phoenix- September 28, 2009
Phoenix do a few songs live from the Radio 104.5 Performance Studio. See videos of Phoenix's performance including "1901" and "Lisztomania".
Snow Patrol - September 26, 2009
Snow Patrol stops by for a rare weekend three song acoustic performance at Radio 104.5. Watch the Snow Patrol Studio Session Videos.
Rusted Root - September 18, 2009
Rusted Root performs a three song set at Radio 104.5 before their show at the TLA. Watch the Rusted Root Studio Session videos, including Send Me On My Way.
Matisyahu - September 15, 2009
Watch the Matisyahu videos from the three song Radio 104.5 Studio Session.
Jet - August 27, 2009
Jet stops by for a Radio 104.5 Studio Session to perform some new material along with a listener favorite. Check out Jet's videos, including Cold Hard Bitch and 17.
Max Bemis - August 20, 2009
Max Bemis from Say Anything stops by for an unplugged performance at Radio 104.5 including a song from his record out Oct. 13, 2009.
Silversun Pickups - July 30, 2009
Silversun Pickups stopped by Radio 104.5 for a 5 song in-studio performance plus a live radio interview. Watch the videos including Lazy Eye, and their 2010 Studio Session.
Better Than Ezra - June 17, 2009
Better Than Ezra stops by Radio 104.5 before their show at the Troc to perform three songs for our live studio audience. Watch the Better Than Ezra Studio Session Videos.
Paramore - June 11, 2009
Paramore stopped by Radio 104.5 before their show at the Susquehanna Bank Center to perform three songs, including "Misery Business", "That's What You Get" and give a live radio interview.
Taking Back Sunday - May 4, 2009
Check out Taking Back Sunday's four-song performance Studio Session Videos.
Bloodhound Gang - April
Watch Bloodhound Gang's live at Radio 104.5 Studio Session Videos.
Cage the Elephant - April
Cage The Elephant perform a 3-song set live from the performance studio. Watch Cage the Elephant's Studio Session Videos.
Third Eye Blind - April
Third Eye Blind perform some new material as well as the unanimous favorite of our standing room only live studio audience. Watch the Third Eye Blind Studio Session Videos.
Dandy Warhols - April
The Dandy Warhols stop by Radio 104.5 to debut some new songs and some listener favorites for a packed studio audience. Check out the Dandy Warhol Studio Session Videos.
Razorlight - March 12, 2009
Direct from the UK and currently touring the US, Razorlight performs a 3 song studio set from the Radio 104.5 performance studio. Watch Razorlight's Radio 104.5 Studio Session Videos.
Airborne Toxic Event - March 9, 2009
The Airborne Toxic Event stopped by to play at Radio 104.5 before their sold-out show at The Note to play for our live studio audience. Check out Airborne Toxic Event's Radio 104.5 Studio Session Videos.
Valencia - January 23, 2009
Philly's own Valencia performs from the Radio 104.5 studios. Check out the Valencia Studio Session Videos.
The Virgins - January 21, 2009
The Virgins perform a 3 song unplugged set from the Radio 104.5 performance studio. Watch The Virgins' Studio Session videos, including a stripped version of "Rich Girls".
The Fray - January 15, 2009
The Fray stop by the Radio 104.5 performance studio to play some new tracks from their latest album. Check out the Studio Session videos of Never Say Never and You Found Me.
Supersuckers - December 8, 2008
The Supersuckers celebrate their 20th Anniversary Tour with two Philly shows and an in-studio session at Radio 104.5. Typically billed as "The Greatest Rock-N-Roll Band in the World", just see the videos for yourself and check out four new songs from their CD, Get It Together!
Tom Morello, the Nightwatchman - November 20, 2008
Tom Morello, aka The Nightwatchman, also of Rage Against The Machine and Audioslave performs for a live studio audience. Check out the Tom Morello Radio 104.5 Studio Session videos.
Eagles of Death Metal - November 19, 2008
Eagles of Death Metal stop by for a few songs before their show at The Note in West Chester. Watch the videos from Eagles of Death Metal's performance to check out some real rock-n-roll...
Rise Against - October 16, 2008
Rise Against stop by on the eve of their show at the Electric Factory to perform an acoustic set for our studio audience.. all LIVE on Radio 104.5. Watch the Rise Against Studio Session videos.
Everlast - October 2, 2008
Everlast performs live at the Radio 104.5 studio. Watch videos of "Stone In My Hand", his remake of Johnny Cash's "Folsom Prison Blues" plus "What It's Like.
Apocalyptica - September 29, 2008
Straight from Finland, Apocalyptica bring their cellos and guest vocalist Toryn from Fuel for a live performance with listeners from the Radio 104.5 performance studios. Watch Apocalyptica's Studio Session Videos.
Jack's Mannequin - August 15th, 2008
Jack's Mannequin stop by Radio 104.5 to perform an acoustic set. Watch videos of the songs "La La Lie", "American Love", and "The Resolution".
Downtown Harvest - August 1st, 2008
Downtown Harvest performs their songs "For Hundo" and "Captain I Hate My Life" plus a cover of Beck's "Sissy Neck" LIVE on Radio 104.5. Watch Downtown Harvest's Studio Session Videos.
OAR - July 30th, 2008
Marc and Richard from OAR stop by Radio 104.5 before thier Festival Pier show to treat our studio audience of Radio 104.5 listeners to some acoustic songs. Watch video versions of "Shattered", "One Day", "Love and Memories" and "Delicate Few".
The Ting Tings - July 23rd, 2008
The Ting Tings stop by Radio 104.5 to perform some of their songs acoustically LIVE from the Radio 104.5 performance studio. Watch The Ting Tings' Studio Session videos, including "That's Not My Name" and "Great DJ".
G-Love - June 16th, 2008
Philly's own G-Love stops by the Radio 104.5 performance studio to perform tracks LIVE on the air from his new record: "Peace, Love And Happiness" "Soft And Sweet", and "Super Hero Brother", plus "Cold Beverage".
Death Cab for Cutie - June 12th, 2008
Death Cab For Cutie stops by the Radio 104.5 performance studio to perform stripped versions of "Cath" "Sound Of Settling", "There's A Light That Never Goes Out" and "Title And Registration".
Panic At The Disco - May 11th, 2008
Panic At The Disco stops by before their show at Penn's Landing to treat our Radio 104.5 studio audience of contest winners to some stripped down versions of some new tunes and some favs.
Trever Keith - April 25th, 2008
Trever Keith, founding member and frontman of the legendary punk band Face To Face as well as the critically acclaimed mash-up project, The Legion Of Doom and the band Viva Death, joined us and our studio guests for a Radio 104.5 studio session to perform some acoustic versions of songs from his first solo records, "Melancholics Anonymous" and well as a Face To Face song from the Ignorance Is Bliss record.
The Hooters - April 11th, 2008
Hometown heroes/Philly's own Hooters joined us live in the performance studio for an extended session featuring four songs off their awesome new record, Time Stand Still plus a few Hooters favorites. Watch clips of all six songs online!
HoneyHoney - April 3rd, 2008
By way of Venice, CA, HoneyHoney stopped by the performance studio before their show at The Electric Factory and treated us to three of their news songs! Check 'em out below!
Greenlight Promise - January 25th, 2008
Greenlight Promise performs their song "And Everything", plus a cover of Smashing Pumpkin's "Cherub Rock" live on the air from the Radio 104.5 performance studio.
Rushmore - December 21st, 2007
Rushmore performs their song "The Wake Up Call", plus a cover of "I Won't Be Home For Christmas" by Blink 102 live on Radio 104.5. Also check out the bonus clip of Rushmore covering "99 Red Balloons", the 80's pop hit by Nena.
Three Legged Fox - December 7th, 2007
Three Legged Fox served up a helping of their organic roots rock live in the studio on Radio 104.5. Check out "Soul Thief" and their cover of "What It's Like" by Everlast.
The Peace Creeps - October 12th, 2007
The Peace Creeps rocked the Radio 104.5 studios to perform live on the air for our studio audience. Check out multimedia for "Bulletproof", "CIA" and "Do It". The Peace Creeps frontman is none other than Richard Bush, who Philadelphians will remember as lead vocalist & songwriter with Philly hometown legends, The A's.
Blue October - September 28th, 2007
Blue October stopped by on the eve of their show at The Electric Factory to perform for our live studio audience. Check out multimedia for "Calling You", "Into The Ocean" and "Hate Me".
Beretta 76 - September 14th, 2007
Beretta 76 rolls into the Radio 104.5 performance studio to blast our their song "Hit Parade" as well as a cover of The Pretenders' song "Stop Your Sobbing". Also check out the bonus clip of their song "Pegasus".
Photo: Ryan Neuls Photography