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    Mason Porter On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

    …love these dudes. What can you say about these fellas? They’re great friends, they write and play excellent songs, and they have fun doing it: what else is there? We shot MP here in July…it was…

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    Art On the Hill featuring Sleepy Kitty Arts

      “Sleepy Kitty is the creative partnership of the two of us: Evan Sult and Paige Brubeck. We met in Chicago in 2004, and established a personal art and music studio on Cherokee Street in St….

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    Art On the Hill featuring Marty Baptist

      Born in Queensland Australia in 1975, Baptist’s work has been featured nationally and internationally alongside contemporaries such as Mark Gonzales, Shaun Gladwell and Dan Boyd. On a commercial level he has collaborated with sunglass giant…

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    A Year of Art On the Hill

      Art On the Hill started much like our On the Hill Music Series: a conversation with a friend…

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    Kettle Pot Tracks… Our First Year On the Hill

    We’ve been doing this project for a little over a year now, and it’s been an amazing experience! Thanks to everyone that supports our artists and us: it means so much. Have a look at some…

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    Art on the Hill, Featuring Todd Marrone

      We are profoundly saddened at the passing of one of the most inspirational humans with whom we’ve ever had the good fortune to cross paths. Todd Marrone was—and will continue to be—a gracious star: one…

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Art On the Hill featuring Sleepy Kitty Arts

  “Sleepy Kitty is the creative partnership of the two of us: Evan Sult and Paige Brubeck. We met in Chicago in 2004, and established a personal art and music studio on Cherokee Street in St….

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A Year of Art On the Hill

  Art On the Hill started much like our On the Hill Music Series: a conversation with a friend…

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Kettle Pot Tracks… Our First Year On the Hill

We’ve been doing this project for a little over a year now, and it’s been an amazing experience! Thanks to everyone that supports our artists and us: it means so much. Have a look at some…

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Tim Carr On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

Tim came to us as part of a very lovely package deal: Both he and DIA performed at a Sofar Philly show the night before, and Carolyn from Sofar suggested that the pair shoot for On…

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Liz and the Lost Boys On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

I think I saw a photo of this petite lady with a giant harp…yeah, yeah, it was something like that. There was this harp-pixie-pic somewhere…I saw it…I know I did! But… …I dunno: I can’t figure…

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DIA On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

We met DIA through the super cool Sofar Sounds: Philadelphia group (https://www.facebook.com/SofarPhilly). She was playing one of their pop-up shows at a seemingly random (yet somehow completely inviting and enjoyable) spot in Center City: one of…

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Matt Duke On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

We were introduced to Matt by via Burlap and Bean (http://burlapandbean.com/), a lovely listening room in the near Philadelphia suburb of Newtown Square. The owner of the venue—a close friend of ours with great taste—recommended Matt…

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Kuf Knotz with Joe Miller On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

I saw these fellas play together, and 32 seconds in to the first track, I was already thinking about how I can word a request for them to play a session: I was feeling it. I…

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Irene Molloy On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

Irene is a pretty special talent: she writes and sings the heck out of some of the catchiest tunes you’ll hear; she acts—like, really acts; she’s wicked smaht…and she’s positively one of the sweetest, most down-to-earth…

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Anna Vogelzang On The Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

  Anna introduced herself to us several months ago in a “hey, how ya doin’?” kind of email. She had some really nice things to say, which which we appreciated (of course), and she shared a…

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The Bright Smoke On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

  The Bright Smoke has got vibe. Twenty-years-ago-me would make fun of now-me for saying so, but that’s only because I wouldn’t have gotten it back then. I hope I get it now! Mia and Quincy…

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Jim Trainer On the Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

Jim was our very first On the Hill performer; in fact, he’s mostly responsible for the title of our lovely blog! Jim is a huge personality with a giant voice and many, many words with which…

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Modern Inventors On The Hill Session at Kettle Pot Tracks

Modern Inventors’ name immediately made me think of a quote from someone in the US Patent Office, circa 1900: “Everything that can be invented has been invented.” …to which—of course—there isn’t much truth; however, in the…