Reflections on Turning 2

Two years. More than 1,100 articles. 2,000+ Facebook followers. Hundreds upon hundreds, upon thousands of photos. Independent musicians featured of every genre, near and far.

And that’s just the online stuff.

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The Infamous Stringdusters, Delta Rae, Dar Williams & More Headline SouthSide Arts & Music Festival April 20-21

Bluegrass sensations The Infamous Stringdusters, indie rockers Delta Rae, folk singer-songwriter Dar Williams, popular Talking Heads Tribute “Start Making Sense,” and blues guitarist Mr. Sipp highlight the 2018 SouthSide Arts & Music Festival, taking place April 20-21 in Bethlehem. The festival, presented by Capital BlueCross, offers attendees a dynamic mix of music and art experiences, and is designed to shine the spotlight on Bethlehem’s SouthSide Arts District. Tickets are $30 per day or $50 for both days; they go on sale today at noon at www.steelstacks.org and 610-332-3378.

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#WeekendRewind: Prateek Kuhad and Jeremiah Tall at SouthSide Arts and Music Festival

ArtsQuest’s SouthSide Arts & Music Festival took place this weekend in Bethlehem. With the live music scene on the rise in Bethlehem, the revamped festival served as the perfect opportunity for musicians to showcase their talents at five different locations throughout South Bethlehem.

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#WeekendRewind: Night 2 of SouthSide Arts & Music Festival

Saturday night had the feel of festival season, with a balmy, beautiful summer-like night serving as the backdrop for the second and final night of ArtsQuest’s 2017 SouthSide Arts & Music Festival

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Prateek Kuhad: From India to Bethlehem

One of the coolest things about our area is its emergence as a live music destination. In addition to all of the great, homegrown talent in our own backyards, the Lehigh Valley attracts national and international touring acts to perform on a regular basis.

One of those acts is Indian singer-songwriter Prateek Kuhad, who comes to Bethlehem’s National Museum of Industrial History today at 6:30 p.m. to perform as part of ArtsQuest’s Southside Arts & Music Festival.

We checked in with Prateek when he arrived to stateside on Thursday with a few questions.

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Apr. 24-30

Heading into this week, it seems that a lot of people are looking forward to the Southside Arts & Music Festival, taking place all over South Bethlehem and presented by ArtsQuest this Friday and Saturday. We are, too. In fact, somebody will be there on behalf of LVU pretty much all weekend!

That, however, is just the tip of the iceberg. Many more performances of note await this week. These include our…

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!

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