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: Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series, December 2017

The Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series concluded for 2017 with a healthy dose of holiday cheer which included, among other things, charitable work, a fun new pub crawl and — of course — a healthy smattering of live, local music throughout South Bethlehem.

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Nov. 27-Dec. 3

What? Just because it’s now officially the holiday season, you thought things were going to slow down around here?

If anything, things are picking up before the end of the year! For evidence, march right into December with these…

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week

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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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Shawn Cav Ensemble’s ‘Polygons’ a Dynamic, Shape-Shifting Masterpiece

Artist: Shawn Cav Ensemble
Album: Polygons
Released: May 25, 2017
Genre: Jazz fusion

Much has happened in the world of Shawn Cav since last year’s release of his ensemble’s debut EP, “Glass Houses.” The bassman became a father for the first time and completed his band’s first full-length album, dedicated to his first-born daughter, Teagan.

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: May 8-14

Now that Allentown JazzFest has once again come and gone, we find ourselves at the beginning of a week that features many reasons to celebrate.

Celebrate with us, if you would, by attending any number of these…

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!

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The Quinn Spinn: LVMA18 Preview Edition

This Sunday, the 18th Annual Lehigh Valley Music Awards will take place at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. This year’s ceremony promises to be a big day; one meant to celebrate the accomplishments of the people on our local music scene.

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Saturday Doubleheader Part 2: Shawn Cav Ensemble Crowdfunding Performance

After enjoying some great acoustic tunes and the glorious smells of craft beer and artisan pizza (that I swear I’ll treat myself to, one of these months) at Scratch, it was time to head to Catasauqua’s Unicorn Theatre. That’s where Shawn Cav Ensemble was beginning their crowdfunding performance in support of their upcoming second album.

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PHOTOS: Shawn Cav Ensemble at Weyerbacher Brewing

While Shawn Cav Ensemble makes preparations to take their game to the next level with a new record in 2017, the jazz fusion quartet used one of 2016’s final Saturday evenings to show why the new project is one worthy of your support (which you can offer here).

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Help Shawn Cav Ensemble Complete Album #2

If you’re a jazz fan and a supporter of local music, you’ve surely checked out Shawn Cav Ensemble’s “Glass Houses.” If you haven’t, you should. Here’s a link.

Once you check that out, you might find yourself hungry for a follow-up. As it turns out, Shawn Cav Ensemble shares your sentiments. They plan to record this winter, but they need your help to make their second album even bigger and better than the first.

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