Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Apr. 22-28

Here we are: the home stretch of an undeniably epic April.

This month has provided a wealth of fantastic performances and exciting events, and we promise no shortage of those as we close it out with these…

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week

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Billy Bauer Band Announces “So I Love” Crowdfunding Campaign

Billy Bauer Band spent time this fall and winter heading down to Philadelphia’s MilkBoy the Studio to record “So I Love,” the band’s forthcoming new single and their first new studio recording in six years.

The band wants to make the release even more special by offering the single as part of a four-track EP with exclusive live cuts — and they need your help!

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The Hook to Bring AFSP Fundraiser to Godfrey Daniels on Friday, June 1

Lehigh Valley-based roots rockers The Hook are in the midst of a busy spring. In addition to releasing their full-length debut, “Moonshine & Honey,” last month, the foursome is also featured in our Voices column in the spring edition of Fig Bethlehem (as depicted above).

Through all of this, the band is still finding time to give back.

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Tape Swap Radio Returns to ‘IceHouse Tonight’ April 28

Tape Swap Radio, whose broadcast airs every Thursday at 7 p.m. ET on WLVU: The Sound of The Underground, will continue its busy spring at the Charles A. Brown Ice House in Bethlehem on Saturday, April 28.

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The RIAA Sales Reports Don’t Tell the Whole Story For Independent Musicians

It’s no secret that independent musicians are struggling out there.  There are some out there you have heard of, and some you haven’t heard of, working incredibly hard to get their artistic expressions out in front of audiences.  A lot of times, that grind can start to look pretty bleak and exhausting if you are moving through it without any plan or strategy.

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Come Together 2018: A Lineup Change, and Reservations are Open!

Come Together 2018

Hey, everybody. My name is Michael Duck, I am Not For Coltrane, and I have some new information about our Come Together benefit show coming up on April 28. As we announced last month here on Lehigh Valley Underground, this is a show at Godfrey Daniels benefiting No Place for Hate — a program in schools across the region, the state, and the country that aims to help kids learn how to relate to each other.

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PHOTOS: The 19th Annual Lehigh Valley Music Awards

The music community came out to the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks on Sunday for one of the premier nights of 2018: the 19th Annual Lehigh Valley Music Awards.

This year, parity was the name of the game, as several new and emerging winners joined established favorites to create one of the most diverse fields of LVMA recipients to date.

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Scott Marshall Named an ‘A-Treat Heroes’ Finalist

Longtime Lehigh Valley soda giant A-Treat has named its six A-Treat Heroes finalists — and popular local singer-songwriter Scott Marshall has made the cut.

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LVMA19 Week: The Great Martin Guitar Raffle

As if you needed another reason to attend the 19th Annual Lehigh Valley Music Awards at SteelStacks this Sunday — aside from the amazing pre-show, the breathtaking performances, the special honorees (of all ages), and more — we have one for you.

It’s your chance to win a Dreadnought Jr. Sapele acoustic guitar from Martin Guitar!

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Lehigh Valley Underground and Pennsylvania Music Preservation Society (PAMPS) Announce Great PA Music and Arts Celebration Partnership

Lehigh Valley Underground is excited to partner with the Pennsylvania Music Preservation Society (PAMPS) on this year’s Great Pennsylvania Music and Arts Celebration (PennMArt), set to take place Memorial Day Weekend (May 26-28) at the Allentown Fairgrounds.

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