Celtic Classic 2017: Seamus Kennedy and Syr

Friday night, the 30th Annual Celtic Classic kicked off in Historic Downtown Bethlehem. The weekend-long celebration of Celtic, food, apparel, and sport also features live music rooted in the traditions of the culture.

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Review: Three Strands – Letters to the Light

Artist: Three Strands
Album: Letters to the Light
Released: July 7, 2017
Genre: Folk

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PHOTOS: Alex Mery & The Townsmen at Sangria Sunday (Tolino Vineyards)

First and foremost, it’s important to point out how absolutely spectacular the weather was on Sunday. Pleasant temperatures and sunny skies were complemented by a gentle, yet glorious late summer breeze that made being outside the ideal activity for anyone with a pulse.

Add in various forms of Sangria and the folk-punk stylings of Alex Mery & The Townsmen, and you have yourself a perfect Sunday afternoon.

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Five Local Nash Next Finalists Announced

On Thursday, August 31, five local Americana artists will head to The Great Allentown Fair, as they vie to be discovered as part of Nash FM’s nationwide Nash Next competition.

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Review: Alex Mery & The Townsmen – Folklore

Artist: Alex Mery & The Townsmen
Album: Folklore (LISTEN)
Released: June 2017
Genre: Folk/Punk

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Meet the ‘Fest Vets: Dina Hall

Singer-songwriter, radio host, and Godfrey Daniels Board of Directors President Dina Hall wears many hats in the Valley’s music scene. Here’s another one: multi-time Musikfest performer.

Dina has nearly a decade of performing experience at the nation’s largest free outdoor music festival under her belt. With that, she offered her profound experience and sage advice on the matter to conclude this year’s inaugural “Meet the ‘Fest Vets” series.

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PHOTOS: WLVU Summer Concert Series ft. Copper Fields

The WLVU Summer Concert Series continued at Studio 73 this past Sunday, showcasing the series’ week-to-week variety by switching from Maverick da Roninn’s brand of nerdcore hip hop to the soulful Americana of Copper Fields.

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PHOTOS: The Southern Exposure Tour Comes Home

After two weeks on the road together, hundreds of miles logged, and countless memories made, Alex Mery & The Townsmen and Zach Russack brought their Southern Exposure Tour home on Sunday.

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On the Road with Alex Mery & The Townsmen: Day #13 – Mama I’m Coming Home

 

This has been the experience of a lifetime.

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On the Road with Alex Mery & The Townsmen: Day #12 – Ah, The City (Philadelphia)

 

Distressed chalk work? Nah. This sign is a result of torrential downpours and a thunderstorm that hit Philly tonight right as I was parking our truck/trailer a mile away from the venue for our evening performance. This is all probably a result of my aforementioned “decent weather” from my accounts of Day #11. ┬áNow, let’s rewind…

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