MODERN BASEBALL ALMOST MISSED IT ALL

  • A feature article on rock band Modern Baseball

I met Modern Baseball — guitarist/vocalist Jake Ewald, guitarist/vocalist Brendan Lukens, bassist/vocalist Ian Farmer, drummer Sean Huber — at the house where Jake and Brendan (and a few friends, including the band’s tour manager) live. Located in the Mantua section of West Philadelphia — a few blocks north of Drexel University, where Jake and Ian are both students in the Music Industry program — the house has a name: the Michael Jordan House. Many shared homes in West Philly have names, and many of them have basements where shows happen. These basements are where bands like Modern Baseball, and their local friends, such as The Menzingers and Cayetana, make a name for themselves.

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