Foxtrot & the Get Down Release Powerful, Jazzy Anthem, ‘Down & Out’

Foxtrot & the Get Down, the rising blues rock stars from Philadelphia who performed a stirring set at Musikfest last year, are back with an anthemic effort on their new single, “Down & Out.”

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The Groove Merchants to Headline #LVUFirstFriday May 4 at Godfrey Daniels

We’re wasting no time putting together the May 2018 lineup for the Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series, and we have a special treat for you at Godfrey Daniels.

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Review: Mosey Beat Soars to Exciting Heights with ‘Flight’

Artist: Mosey Beat
Album: Flight
Released: 2017
Genre: Jam/Funk/Progressive

Back in August, we saw funky Lehigh Valley jam band Mosey Beat perform on a beautiful Tuesday night at the Provident Bank Main Street stage at Musikfest. It was there that bassist Dave Abraham estimated that approximately 75% of their live performances are improvised.

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LVMA19 Week: The Quinn Spinn’s Lehigh Valley Music Awards Preview

The 19th Annual Lehigh Valley Music Awards ceremony takes place this Sunday at 4 p.m. at SteelStacks in Bethlehem, with the official Lehigh Valley Underground Preshow beginning in the ArtsQuest Center’s first floor lobby at 3 p.m.

Tune in for music from LVMA19 nominees. Plus, The Quinn shares an LVMA-related Somethin’ Good, tells you what you can expect before the LVMAs at the Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series this Friday in South Bethlehem, and gives a little advice on how to conduct oneself before, during, and after the LVMAs have been distributed.

Sponsored by The Valley Ledger and Tuk Law Offices.

Listen anytime: LehighValleyUnderground.com/WLVU

Track listing:
REVEL 9 – All I’ve Become (Opening theme)
Roi and the Secret People – Saturn Girl
The Beautiful Distortion – Gasoline
Alpha Zero Three – Waiting on Myself
Autoerotica – Alone
Atown Slim ft. Phase Wun – Crime
Cubbage – Beautiful Night
Neil Grover – Politics
Leah Marie Fuls – Collision
Acoustic Kitty Project – San Francisco
Chelsea Lyn Meyer – Hangover
Werner & Julia Sommer – At All Times
Shawn Cav – Looking Busy

The Quinn Spinn to Be Hit with a Dose of ‘Groove’ This Monday

The Groove Merchants have a big show next Sunday, February 18, when they’ll open for nationally-known bluesman John Nemeth at Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.

To start the week, they’ll share their excitement on WLVU: The Sound of The Underground.

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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…

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!

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Review: Pianist Dan DeChellis Provides ‘Snapshots in Time’

Artist: Dan DeChellis
Album: Snapshots in Time: A Collection of Songs 2007-2017
Released: December 14, 2017
Genre: Piano/Jazz/Instrumental

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Review: Shawn Cav’s ‘Falling Feeling’ an Ambient, Cerebral Experience

Artist: Shawn Cav
Album: Falling Feeling
Released: Dec. 8, 2017
Genre: Ambient

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PHOTOS: #GoUnderground at Godfrey’s with Avi Wisnia and Cubbage

Saturday night marked the beginning of a partnership (outside of our usual First Friday fun) with the legendary Godfrey Daniels. To celebrate, we brought in two of the region’s most prolific and versatile jazz pop artists.

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Full Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series December Lineup

In the midst of other delicious First Friday activities on the South Side, we are proud to announce the latest installment of the Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series, presented by SouthSide Arts District and Banko Beverage Co. and set to promptly take over South Bethlehem on Friday, December 1.

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