Playoff baseball is underway, and The Quinn is just a wee bit distracted by the ongoing Cubs/Nationals battle in Game 3 of the NLDS. Still, that doesn’t stop us from bringing you the finest in (mostly local) independent music on The Quinn Spinn, including…
As noted in this week’s Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week, folk singer-songwriter Kara Hartzell will release her debut EP, “When I’m Home,” at SteelStacks Open Mic hosted by Billy Bauer this Thursday, October 5 at 9 p.m.
Before we get to Thursday, though, The Quinn Spinn has a preview in store!
Man… #LVUFirstFriday is truly just the start of it this week!
As you know, we have 10 performers across six venues this Friday throughout South Bethlehem. We’ll get to that in a minute. But, even outside of that, this week is still 100% stacked!
Get ready, because you’re going to be busy this week. Away we go!
Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!
The Balcony Showcase, hosted periodically at Bangor’s Broadway Pub by our WLVU: The Sound of The Underground colleagues at The Balcony Show, will serve as the scene of WLVU’s fall launch party on Friday, October 13.
For those who have already purchased their copy of “Truck Stop Sushi,” the groundbreaking, limited edition blue vinyl EP from Roi and the Secret People, good news: Your free Bento Box is now available!
Our friends and WLVU: The Sound of The Underground colleagues Tape Swap Radio are quite the respected entity in the local DIY community. Not only does their show broadcast on our fine station and on WDIY 88.1 FM, but they’re well-renowned for their periodical live indie showcases throughout the Lehigh Valley.
Indie rock icon Calvin Johnson is bringing his latest band, Selector Dub Narcotic, to the Bethlehem Area Public Library for a performance on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Also performing will be Lehigh Valley indie rock band VoirVoir and New York City/Washington D.C. psychedelic pop band Secret Cities. The concert will be the second in Tape Swap Radio’s “Library After Hours” series, bringing live music to the library’s newly remodeled performance space.
From Easton to Allentown, this upcoming weekend will showcase a solid helping of some of the Valley’s most renowned talent. See where you need to be and when with a new and riveting edition of…
Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!
As we continue to hint around about big things on the way for WLVU: The Sound of The Underground this fall, we’d be remiss if we didn’t mention that The Quinn Spinn, which airs on the station Monday nights at 7 p.m. ET, is planning a big fall season full of new, live episodes.
And, if you’re an artist – or just a person with a story to tell – we want you to be part of our plans!
One thing you might notice if you’ve been listening to WLVU: The Sound of The Underground lately is that things are seeming a bit more organized. That’s because we’re taking all of our music and categorizing it by genre. So, on Tuesday evenings, you might hear a rock block. On Sunday afternoons, you’ll hear a solid couple hours of jazz. Expect more programming blocks like this to cater to specific tastes going forward. More information is to come.
If you tune in at the right times, you’ll also notice fine WLVU programs, like the ones outlined below!