PHOTOS: Touchstone Theatre’s Jakopa’s Punch Bowl at The Ice House

Last year, I didn’t have the chance to attend Touchstone Theatre’s Jakopa Punch Bowl. Lisa filled in for me and did a fantastic job, but I was bummed that I couldn’t make it, because it sounded like an interesting event and a great time.

I was right. Last night’s installment of the event was nothing short of fantastic.

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Announcing the Lineup for ‘Come Together 2018’ on Saturday, April 28.

Hey, everybody! My name is Michael Duck; I am Not For Coltrane. And at 7 p.m. on April 28, I’ll get to join some amazing performers onstage at Godfrey Daniels for “Come Together 2018,” a show benefiting “No Place for Hate.”

This is our second annual show supporting “No Place for Hate,” a program that’s in schools across the Lehigh Valley — along with 46 school districts across Pennsylvania, and many more across the U.S. It aims to help kids figure out how to get along with each other: Reducing bullying, increasing respect for each other, and challenging anti-Semitism, racism, and bigotry in all its forms.

We had a lot of fun at last year’s show, but this year we’re partnering with Lehigh Valley Underground and SouthSide Arts District to pull together a much bigger event! And for the performance itself, we’re going to have seven (seven!) performers onstage at once, swapping songs and playing together. I’m thrilled that I’ll get to share a stage with these six other performers:

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Jan. 29-Feb. 4

Another month is set to begin. You know what that means!

That means South Bethlehem will once again be flooded with the sounds of live, local music this Friday in multiple venues courtesy of us, SouthSide Arts District, and Banko Beverage Co. There’s more information on that below, alongside plenty of other…

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PHOTOS: Matt Billy’s Double Nickel Fundraiser (Wounded Warrior/Dreams Come True)

American Legion Post 470 in Bath Township was packed with local residents and music supporters throughout the day and into the evening on Saturday, as local man Matt Billy held his “Double Nickel” birthday celebration in support of the Wounded Warrior Project and Dreams Come True.

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Performers Wanted for ‘Double Nickel’ Wounded Warriors/Dreams Come True Benefit

Local man Matt Billy turns 55 on Saturday. He’s donating his birthday to two worthy causes, with a party featuring live music from local acoustic performers — and one of them can be you!

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LVU Best of 2017: Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Going

The gang is all here for the final installment of the Lehigh Valley Underground Best of 2017 video series!

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Dec. 11-17

As the holiday season marches on and we get closer and closer to the big day (or days, depending on what you celebrate), be assured that the live music scene keeps the beat going just the same.

There are plenty of options out there, with quite a few presented here in our…

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PHOTOS: Get Psyched on Music at Lehigh Carbon Community College

Veterans Day at Lehigh Carbon Community College featured a celebration featuring five acts and a group of people rallying around a good cause.

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Get Your CKY Tickets from The Front End (and Feed the Hungry)

Want to get your tickets to see CKY and a host of local bands at One Centre Square AND give back to a good cause with Thanksgiving right around the corner? Lehigh Valley Underground and Allentown-based alt-punks The Front End are teaming up to make that dream a reality.

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Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Center Hosts Edie Carey Dec. 10

Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center, located at 522 W. Maple St. in Allentown, is preparing to welcome Chicago-based singer-songwriter Edie Carey for an intimate evening of folk music on Sunday, December 10.

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