October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Lehigh Valley-based musician Tim Harakal is supporting the cause this Tuesday, October 16 with a special event at Artisan Wine & Cheese Cellars (55 W. Lehigh St., Bethlehem).
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On Tuesday, the United States Senate passed the Music Modernization Act, in an effort to update music copyright laws to reflect modern digital technology and make it easier for creators to get paid for their work via streaming services.
The following is an opinion piece from Ann Thatcher, host of The Balcony Show on WLVU: The Sound of The Underground (Wednesdays, 8 p.m. ET).
After a rainy, stormy, humid week, things cleared up just in time for a beautiful day for a cause at Hellertown’s Dimmick Park.
Scott Marshall is known regionally for his contributions to numerous charitable causes. That includes organizing musicians for this Saturday’s Wings & Strings American Caner Society benefit at Hellertown’s Dimmick Park.
A cancer survivor himself, Scott had plenty to say about why he supports the cause. Take a look below.
Saturday’s Wings & Strings American Cancer Society benefit is fast approaching at Hellertown’s Dimmick Park, and we still have to hear from some of the performers who will grace the stage this weekend.
Enter Lou Franco, one of the Valley’s most sought after and enduring musicians, who briefly shares his thoughts with us on the importance of the event.
July ends strong with Musikfest right around the corner. Before we get to the nation’s largest free outdoor music festival, there’s plenty to see, hear, and do this week for people of any taste.
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Glenn Wasserman: ‘It’s important to support positive things that help to benefit the lives of others’
Our series highlighting the musicians on this Saturday’s upcoming Wings & Strings American Cancer Society benefit at Hellertown’s Dimmick Park continues with Glenn Wasserman. Wasserman will perform alongside his band, The Mississippi Pig Farmers, which is comprised of veteran musicians who all believe in coming together for a cause.
Learn more about the band’s support of the American Cancer Society, as well as their future plans, below.
We are now within a week of the American Cancer Society’s Wings & Strings benefit on Saturday, July 28. The day-long event will feature local food, local beer, and local music from an all-star lineup of the Valley’s performers.
One of those performers, Kristen Morgenstern, typically sings with soul group Desire. This Saturday, she’ll briefly join Scott Marshall & Marshall’s Highway onstage, and took some time out to chat about the cause with us.
Dave Goddess Group have been delivering real, honest rock and roll for years. The New York City-based quintet often finds itself around the Lehigh Valley, gigging to a dedicated following of fans who have come to appreciate the band’s work and authenticity over the years.
On Saturday, July 28, Dave Goddess Group will join us at Hellertown’s Dimmick Park for Wings & Strings, an American Cancer Society benefit featuring local food, local beer and, of course, local music. We caught up with frontman and founder Dave Goddess about their involvement in the cause, as well as the band’s latest.