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.

WDIY and Valley National Financial Advisors Partnership Delivers More Than 11,991 Meals to Second Harvest Food Bank of Lehigh Valley and Northeast Pennsylvania

WDIY 88.1 FM, Lehigh Valley’s community NPR station, announced today that more than 11,991 meals will be delivered to hundreds of Lehigh Valley residents thanks to a partnership with Valley National Financial Advisors during the station’s recent fall membership drive.

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

Photo credit: Avi Wisnia on Facebook

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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The Pavement. Take Us to ‘Louisiana’

Artist: The Pavement.
Album: Louisiana (Demo)
Released: Sept. 30, 2017
Genre: Indie/Alternative

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LVU Wants to Know Who You Want to Hear at First Friday

Another spectacular, brilliant edition of the Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series — presented in conjunction with our fantastic partners, SouthSide Arts District — is in the books. You’ve heard the bands. You’ve seen the photos. Now, we move onward to November.

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Oct. 9-15

The magic this week? It’s in the weekend.

Of course, we’ll be celebrating even bigger and better things for WLVU: The Sound of The Underground up at Broadway Pub this Friday. No matter your flavor, however, there’s a lot to like about what’s coming around the bend in the Valley. Behold these…

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!

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PHOTOS: Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series, October 2017

The First Friday of the month meant that it was once again time for South Bethlehem to be filled with the sounds of live, local music.

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Maverick da Roninn Releases 2-for-1 Video

While we continue to digest the many tracks recently presented on Maverick da Roninn‘s newest mixtape, “Gamers Interlude 2,” we’ve been treated to a music video featuring two of the album’s strongest tracks.

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