Review: Christian Evanko – High & Dry

Artist: Christian Evanko
Album: High & Dry
Released: Jan. 3, 2017
Genre: Folk/Pop/Rock

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Beyond the Valley: Our Lady Peace Releases Full ‘Somethingness’ Album

Artist: Our Lady Peace
Album: Somethingness
Released: Feb. 23, 2018
Genre: Alternative Rock

Back in August, Our Lady Peace released Volume 1 of “Somethingness,” containing four tracks that would appear on the band’s forthcoming, full-length album. We had a lot of positive things to say about the band and its growth when “Somethingness Vol. 1” came out and, as we could be sure at the time, it was only a sign of things to come.

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VICTIM Wants Your Help Opening for Warrant

Photo credit: Andrew Zastko

NEPA classic rock radio station Rock 107 announced that they will host Warrant at their 38th Birthday Bash on Wednesday, April 4 at The Woodlands Experience in Wilkes-Barre.

Fans of the Lehigh Valley’s party punk darlings VICTIM got wind of this, and decided, “Hey… lets get our boys to open for them!”

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LISTEN: The Quinn Spinn Spans the Valley and the Globe

The Quinn Spinn’s fifth anniversary season rolls on! This week, we have music from Lehigh Valley Music Awards nominees, who will have a chance to shine at SteelStacks on Sunday, March 4. Also, we announce the March 2018 Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series lineup and play a couple artists who will perform with us in South Bethlehem on Friday, March 2.

Sponsored by The Valley Ledger and Tuk Law Offices.

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Beyond the Valley: Kyle & the Pity Party Set to Bring ‘Home’ to the Valley

Artist: Kyle & the Pity Party
Album: Home
Released: Feb. 3, 2018
Genre: Alternative Rock

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Philadelphia Alt Rockers TIOGA Release New Single

In anticipation of their upcoming run of shows, which includes a March 3 opening gig for Low Cut Connie at SteelStacks, Philly-based alternative/indie rock four-piece TIOGA released their new song, “Young Man Now.”

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Feb. 12-18

It’s a week full of holidays, between Fat Tuesday, Valentine’s Day, and an extended President’s Day weekend. To celebrate, our music community delivers a little something for every occasion!

Let’s explore how with an all-new batch of…

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!

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Review: The Cryptkeeper Five’s Modern Vintage Delight, ‘Balboa’

Hailing from Trenton, NJ, bombastic punks The Cryptkeeper Five released their latest album, “The Stronghold,” back in September.

While scrolling through Facebook, we caught notice of one of the album’s singles, “Balboa” — and we’re glad we did!

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Review: ‘Jutaun Sessions Live’ a Must-Listen

Artist: Jutaun
Album: Jutaun Sessions Live
Released: February 2, 2018
Genre: Alternative Motown

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Carlsea, Black Cat Habitat Among Pat Foran Showcase February 2018 Performers

Pat Foran, a singer-songwriter from Lambertville, NJ, has announced the February guest lineup for his weekly Pat Foran Showcase.

Local music fans are invited to join Pat Foran and friends as they welcome a new musical guest to Havana New Hope every Wednesday night. Located at 105 S. Main St., New Hope, PA, Havana New Hope is renowned regionally for hosting live entertainment, ranging from local performers to national touring acts, several nights per week.

The Pat Foran Showcase will host the following performers throughout the month. All events begin at 8 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 7:
New Jersey-based indie folk singer-songwriter Corey R-J, whose full-length record “The Long Way Home” is available now and Carlsea (formely Chelsea Carlson), an award-winning pop singer-songwriter from Morris County, NJ.

Wednesday, Feb. 14:
Amy Dee, a genre-jumpin’ veteran Americana musician, will host a special release party for her upcoming album, “Southern Routes.”

Wednesday, Feb. 21:
Experimental multi-instrumentalist Larry Saklad and Philadelphia-based act Baron von Groove and the Pirates of Love.

Wednesday, Feb. 28:
Black Cat Habitat, a soulful, shamelessly melodic indie pop rock band led by singer-songwriter Rachel McCullough.

For updates on the Pat Foran Showcase, please visit the series’ official Facebook page. To learn more about Havana New Hope, including upcoming musical guests, please visit www.havananewhope.com.