Lightspeed Champion

British singer-songwriter Devonte Hynes fuses genres and styles of music in deftly serious ways, even if he doesn’t intend them to be. Hynes’ new group, Lightspeed Champion, is a creative indie-folk group that intertwines lush Britpop with countrified rock. He performs at the basement of the First Unitarian Church in Center City, Philadelphia.

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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.

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