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Oli is Black, Punk, and Founder of Babetalk. He can be found making 11 year olds cry on the Disney section of QuizUp, caught telling kids NOFX writes far better pop punk than 5 Seconds Of Summer, and will never admit Everyone That Dragged You Here was actually decent.

State Champs – 5/9 @ TLA in Philadelphia

Two years ago I saw State Champs headline the Pure Noise Tour at The Barbary, a 250 cap venue. Today on May 9, 2017, I was able to see them headline at the Theatre of the Living...

Emo Nite LA Presents Emo Nite Philly @ Voltage Lounge 4/28 in Philadelphia

Walking into Emo Nite, I was going in with a completely open mind. Mind you emo night has been around the Philadelphia area for years before the official emo nite LA came around....

Song Review: Fall Out Boy – “Young And Menace”

Before I start, I want to be completely transparent. I am a huge Fall Out Boy fan and have been since around 2004. I would even say I’m completely obsessed or FOBsessed as they...

Sophomore Slump Fest Announces 2017 Festival Lineup

In 2016 the music community was introduced to Sophomore Slump Fest. With the tireless efforts of FBT Booking’s Erik Peterson and Liz Mercer, together they threw one of...

Welcome To Babetalk: Marcus Jade

WELCOME BACK TO BABETALK; Marcus Jade set Babetalk history! We brought this magnificent Blues artist over to Babetalk HQ in Brooklyn, NY to sit down with Oli in the studio to...

Video Of The Week: The Obsessives – “You’re My God”

Video Of The Week Is Back, and this time it’s with Philly owns The Obsessives. blackmart They recently premiered their video for “You’re My God” check it...

New Music Monday: Have Mercy – Make The Best Of It

On a personal standpoint,best laptop under 1000 I have been waiting for Have Mercy to come out with new music for what seems like forever. Have Mercy decided to release their...

Welcome To Babetalk: Azra

WELCOME BACK TO BABETALK; Oli is on location with Azra! This beautiful singer/songwriter put out an encouraging ElectricPop EP called “Freedom” back in March of this...

New Music Monday: High Tides – Yet To Be Told

Photo by Georgia Rawson It’s New Music Monday and we’re showcasing this fresh Pop Punk band from the Robin Hood’s sanctuary city, Nottingham UK. High Tides...

Welcome To Babetalk: Aiming For Average!

WELCOME BACK TO BABETALK; Oli is back and talking with Aiming For Average outta Berwyn, IL! They recently released their 5 track album called Under Your Breath, a...