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Shepard Fairey spins at Mural Arts Off the Wall Ball

What do  Shepard Fairey, Cosmo Baker and Union Transfer all have in common?  The Mural Arts OFF-THE-WALL BALL fundraiser.  Yup, here’s your chance to come party with Philly’s own Cosmo Baker and street art bohemeth Shepard Fairey while they spin tunes at the absolute must-attend after party of The Mural Arts annual Wall Ball Gala

This extraordinary event will take place from 9:30-12:00am Thursday, May 29, 2014 at Union Transfer and will be hosted by Mural Arts’ Young Friends Collective.

Tickets are $35 and include a drink ticket and light bites throughout the night.

All proceeds from this year’s OFF-THE-WALL BALL fundraiser will
go directly to Philadelphia’s First International Street Art Exhibition in 2015.

Tickets $35 Online/$40 Day-of
(includes (1) drink ticket and light bites)



Murals Arts Wall Ball

Thursday, May 29th 2014
Union Transfer

Tickets $35 online / $40 day of
(includes (1) drink ticket and light bites)



Become a Heineken Green Room Insider at Philly Tech Week!

Become a Heineken Green Room Insider!

We’ve made it through the long winter and the Spring Season is warming up. It’s also that time of year again you can become a Heineken Green Room Insider!

As part of Philly Tech Week 2014, Heineken Green Room is featuring premiere presentations from some of most innovative names in music and technology and a party with the sounds of Philly’s own !llvibe Collective and MICK (formerly Mick Boogie) – one of America’s most in-demand DJ talents and a marketing, branding, and tech space entrepreneur.

Featuring Q&A sessions with DatPiff – a world-wide leader for digital mixtapes, and – the #1 internet destination for all things related to Hip-Hop culture, plus presentations by an Adobe product specialist, Trudhan, and also MyChannel – Philadelphia based content-sharing website on which users can create and share their customized channels. These platforms will demo and showcase the latest innovations involving music technology.

This event – taking place Thursday April 10th is reserved for Heineken Green Room Insiders ONLY.

Enter here and obtain access for you plus a friend as well as a Heineken Green Room membership that automatically makes you a VIP member for special events like this one, plus premiere promotions, and unique giveaways.

You must be 21 or over to enter the contest. Must RSVP by April 8th at 5pm. RSVP does not guarantee admittance so arrive early as entry will be first come, first serve. Check your inbox for more Heineken Green Room contests and events coming your way in 2014!

ENTER HERE for your chance to win.




HANG ON with Aaron Nevins

HANG ON with Aaron Nevins returns on Friday, February 21st at its new home – the Adrienne Theater!

Hang On is a comedy talk show where the audience is part of the conversation. Each month, Aaron is joined by fascinating and hysterical guests, and audience wrangler Dan Vetrano is armed with a microphone in the audience for whenever you have something to say.

This month’s amazing guests:

BEN SINCLAIR & KATJA BLICHFELD – creators of the acclaimed series High Maintenance, named Best Web Series by USA Today, The Guardian, and featured in GQ, Rolling Stone and more. Katja Blichfeld was also the Emmy-winning casting director for NBC’s 30 Rock.

ETHAN T. BERLIN – creator of IFC’s hilarious series Bunk and writer for HBO’s Da Ali G Show, Adult Swim’s Superjail, Fuse’s Billy on the Street, and so much more.

Plus a panel of hilarious comics HILLARY REA, ALEX PEARLMAN, and JON LALU! And the evening will be kicked off by some standup comedy from the very funny MICHAEL S. WATKINS.

All for the low price of $5! Seating is limited, so get your tickets now.

Buy Tickets Here



gL Productions & Record Breakin’ Music Present ‘The Big Giveback’

gL productions and Record Breakin’ Music have joined forces to present another edition of The Big Giveback – their 2nd annual toy drive going down on December 15th at Philadelphia’s North Bowl. A host of heavy-hitting selectors will be in the house to tag the tables for the evening of bowling and family fun including sets from DJ Cash MoneyMike NyceIllvibe CollectiveBlaak The 9th ManDJ Royale and DJ Juniorwith lots of added flavor from host Fatnice. There will be tots (as in tater tots) for toys, bowling and beer specials available all night.

The Big Giveback welcomes all ages between 6PM and 9PM. People coming late to the party must be 21 or over. Don’t forget to bring a new unwrapped toy or the suggested $10 donation to help make the season a little brighter for those in need. All gifts and proceeds from The Big Giveback will be donated to Toys For Tots.

Check the event information below and visit <em>The Big Giveback</em> on <a href=”″ target=”_blank”>Facebook</a> for further details.

The Big Giveback Event Info:
gL Productions + Record Breakin’ Music present
The Big Giveback (2nd Annual Holiday Toy Drive)
DJ Cash Money, Mike Nyce, Illvibe Collective, Blaak The Ninth Man,
DJ Royale + DJ Junior
Hosted by Fatnice

<strong>Sunday 12/15</strong>
North Bowl (909 N 2nd St)
FAMILIES WELCOME!!! (all ages 6pm – 9pm, 21+ after)
Please bring A NEW, UNWRAPPED TOY or $10 suggested donation!

* * Receive a Free large order of TOTS w/ an unlimited fixin’s bar for each person who donates a TOY * *

All toys and monies collected at the door will be donated to TOYS FOR TOTS in Philadelphia




Philly Holiday Market at Trocadero

The holidays are fast approaching and Heineken is making shopping ’til you drop a little easier this year.

Come join us December 21st, from 2:00 – 8:00 pm for the very first Brand Bazaar. Philly’s own  Holiday Market brings a fresh experience to holiday shopping this winter with street wear, apparel, jewelry & accessory brands from the ‘City of Brotherly Love’. This is a whole new way of shopping with dope music and Heineken Green Room cheer!

Featuring the city’s leading brands, come shop for gifts for the whole family or score some swag for yourself. All Heineken Green Room members will be waived the entry free with an RSVP so be the first to grab some Duke & Winston, Kings Rule Together, anmlhse and much, much more. 
You must be 21 or over to enter. Stay on the look out for even more Heineken Green Room contests and events coming your way!

Uber over to the Brand Bazaar Holiday Market. We’re excited to offer all new users a free ride, up to $20 off using the promotional code BRANDBAZAAR
Uber is an iPhone/Android app that lets you tag your location and summon a professional driver to your side within minutes. Once in the car, the driver will take you wherever you need to go.The fare is billed to your card, with no need to tip, so you don’t have to worry about handling cash. 
Just click the promo code and sign up! You’ll be riding in style in no time at all.
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