POPS Rocks | The Philly Pops

POPS Rocks

Michael Krajewski, Conductor

Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for Performing Arts

300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
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May 5-7, 2017
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Lori Wilshire, vocalist and guitar

Shem von Schroeck, vocalist and guitar

Micah Wilshire, vocalist and guitar

Leave your cares at home and kick back with The Philly POPS as we perform the hits that defined the golden musical era of the ’70s and ’80s. Joined by vocalists/guitarists Micah and Lori Wilshire and Shem von Schroeck, we’ll revisit The Eagles, Journey, Fleetwood Mac, and other chart-topping rock bands with unforgettable hits like Take It Easy, Hotel California, Desperado, Go Your Own Way, and more.

Helpful Information

This program, including intermission, is approximately two hours in length. Artists and program are subject to change without notice.

Discounted parking passes are available from select garages. For more information, please call 215.893.1999 or add a parking pass during checkout when purchasing your tickets.


We hope all of our guests will have a great time and make many memories at our concerts and events. Post your photos or videos on social media and include #phillypops for a chance to win a pair of tickets to any upcoming concert in the current or following season! Please refrain from flash photography in the concert hall. 

Enjoy the show!

Guest Artist

Lori Wilshire, vocalist & guitar


Lori grew up in Houston, Texas and began singing at age 5.  She nurtured her love for music by singing in church and school choirs, then moved to Nashville, Tennessee to attend Belmont University as a music major. Lori became a one half of the duo Wilshire and the band relocated to Los Angeles. Wilshire’s unique sound quickly caught on, landing them a record deal with Columbia Records and Warner-Chappell Publishing. The duo wrote their hit single, “Special,” which climbed the Billboard Top 20 chart. They toured with artists like Train and Seal, as well as performing live on Late Night, The Sharon Osbourne Show, Wayne Brady, and Pepsi Smash. Today, Lori continues to write and record.  Her voice can be heard on national commercials for brands such as Mercedes-Benz and Claritin. 

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