The Quinn Spinn: Mar. 20, 2017

On this week’s episode of The Quinn Spinn, local folk-punk trio Alex Mery & The Townsmen sit down with The Quinn, named as the Number One Guy Who Likes Their Music, to chat about the band’s formation, current projects, and future plans.

We also have some riveting selections from other #GoodFriendsoftheShow, old and new!

Thanks to The Valley Ledger and Tuk Law Offices for their support.

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Which Lehigh Valley Artists are Playing the Launch Music Conference?

The Ninth Annual Launch Music Conference & Festival hits downtown Lancaster from April 13-16, and a handful of Lehigh Valley artists are on the bill and looking to make an impression on their regional colleagues and the music industry professionals who will be in attendance.

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Spring Into Spring with the Nightingale Blossom Fest

After Winter Storm Stella ripped through our region Monday night into Tuesday, it doesn’t feel much like spring right now. However, American Spirits Roadhouse (1090 NJ-173, Asbury, NJ) is determined to change that by next Saturday.

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Brooklyn Artpop Singer Oshwa Coming to Connexions Gallery Mar. 24.

Oshwa, a Brooklyn-based singer and multi-instrumentalist, is coming to Easton’s Connexions gallery to headline a carefully-curated night of indie music.

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PHOTOS: Alex Mery & The Townsmen at The Funhouse

Visitors to South Bethlehem’s Funhouse were treated on Thursday night to a versatile folk-punk performance from local trio Alex Mery & The Townsmen.

The trio, who are among the Lehigh Valley artists just confirmed to be performing at the Launch Music Conference & Festival in Lancaster this April, performed for more than three hours, mixing their originals with a bevy of modern and from-the-vault covers.

Frontman Alex Mery and bassist Kara Hartzell also took part of each set to perform solo selections, adding more diversity to a night of great tunes.