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Aug 29, 2013

Kurt Vile concludes the City of Philadelphia's Knight-funded City Hall Presents series

Posted by Tatiana Hernandez

The City of Philadelphia ended its Knight-sponsored City Hall Presents series with a free concert by the beloved homegrown talent, Kurt Vile. The enigmatic musician is a big supporter of Philly and last night, the city loved back. Vile was presented with the Liberty Bell Award and August 28 was proclaimed “Kurt Vile Day.”

For those of us unlucky enough not to witness this magic in the City of Brotherly Love, here’s a recap to read while listening to Childish Prodigy.

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