Philly’s Ceramic Animal Headlines SteelStacks November 9

Philadelphia-based psych rock favorite and ArtsQuest “Artist in Residence”, CERAMIC ANIMAL is headlining the Fowler Blast Furnace Room at SteelStacks on Thursday, November 9.

The band’s previous appearances in the Lehigh Valley include Musikfest performances in 2015, 2016, and 2017, along with an opening slot ahead of Father John Misty’s 2017 Bethlehem debut, Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks, South Side Arts & Music Festival, and an opening slot for Jukebox the Ghost.

There is still much buzz about their debut full-length, The Cart, attaining more than 37,000 monthly listeners on Spotify and more than 1.4 million streams across various platforms. The retro-fitted, psych-pop four-piece is continuing to hone their craft and wow live audiences while working on their sophomore album.

The band has captured audiences around the globe; their tune “Dreams Via Memories” has received much attention specifically, with more than 221,000 views on YouTube and upwards of 525,000 streams on Spotify. Watch it below.

CERAMIC ANIMAL will be joined on the bill by Lehigh Valley locals, Pool Radio. Doors open at 7 p.m. for a start time of 7:30 p.m., and tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. For more information, head to SteelStacks.org.

CKY Headlines One Centre Square with Local Support Nov. 19

Alt-metal veterans CKY are coming to Easton’s One Centre Square on Saturday, November 19 — and, when they come to town, they’ll be bringing a boatload of local company with them.

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LCCC Wants You to ‘Get Psyched’ on Veterans Day

Veterans Day falls on a Saturday this year, and the folks at Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) have come up with a way for you to spend it.

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Oct. 16-22

There is a lot going on in LVU Land behind-the-scenes these days. They’re all good things that come with growth, we assure you, and we hope to be able to let some cats out of bags soon.

With that, however, we admit that we’re just a tad bit later than usual on your Monday with this week’s Can’t-Miss Shows. So, let’s not waste any more time!

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!

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Tyler Rothrock to Release Live Album at SteelStacks Nov. 2

Tyler Rothrock, the Nazareth-bred, New York City-based comedian who recorded his upcoming debut album, “Tyler of Nazareth,” at SteelStacks earlier this year, will return to the ArtsQuest Center for the album’s official release party on Thursday, November 2.

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One Centre Square to Host Chester Bennington Tribute Oct. 27

In July, the music world was rocked when news broke of the suicide of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington.

On Friday, October 27, a group of local musicians will band together pay tribute to the singer at Easton’s One Centre Square

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Maverick da Roninn Gives a Look into ‘Overtime’ with ‘Medicine’

While Gamers Interlude 2 is still hot off the press, Bethlehem-based nerdcore rapper Maverick da Roninn is already working “Overtime.”

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Avi Wisnia, Cubbage Bring Jazz Pop to Godfrey Daniels November 18.

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Godfrey Daniels, the legendary folk venue on E. 4th St. in South Bethlehem, is about to be injected with the jazz pop stylings of two of the region’s top artists in the genre.

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Dutch’s Basement Blues Band Performing November First Friday at Godfrey Daniels

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On November 3, #LVUFirstFriday will catch a case of the blues.

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‘Jane Jam’ Benefit for Adrenaline Mob Accident Victims This Thursday

A group of Northeastern PA musicians are coming together for a benefit for victims of the July 14 bus accident that took the life of former M80 vocalist Janet Rains, best known by her stage name, Jane Train.

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