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  • Sounds of summer: Lehigh Valley band concerts

    ALBURTIS Alburtis Park, 328 S. Main St., 3-7 p.m., unless noted May 11: Crazy Hearts May 18: The Majestics May 24: Don Cogan, Stan & Linda, and Steve Christopher, 2-6 p.m. May 25: The Moore Brothers Band May 26: The Outlaws with Crazy...
  • Review: 'Nationalism in Music' from Bach Festival Society

    Patriotism and the arts are often connected — what American soul isn't lifted by hearing "The Stars and Stripes Forever," after all? — but music trumped politics Sunday afternoon in the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park's last concert of...
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  • Ready to Rock 'n' Vote

    Ready to Rock 'n' Vote
    By now you should know the details: Thursday at Lincoln Hall, the RedEye Rock ‘n’ Vote Final 4 (chosen by readers from 10 local artists selected from more than 200 submissions) take the stage to compete for your on-site votes and a slot at...
  • RZA and the Wu-Tang Clan try 'to bring value to a devalued art'

    RZA and the Wu-Tang Clan try 'to bring value to a devalued art'
    The Wu-Tang Clan is busy this year. They’re tackling “A Better Tomorrow” (the group’s 20th anniversary album, coming in July), various concert appearances (including Riot Fest, Sept. 12-14 in Humboldt Park) and a secretive double...
  • Virginia ornithology students find a record number of bird species

     Virginia ornithology students find a record number of bird species
    Some records are made to be broken. Each time I teach "Introduction to Ornithology" at the College of William & Mary, I keep track of how many species we see during the semester. The number has never topped 200. Unlike the teaching of many scientific...
  • Learning Matters: Preparing students for the real world

    Learning Matters: Preparing students for the real world
    Employers have been talking for years about their challenges finding young employees who are ready for the workplace. They complain of high school and college graduates who lack problem-solving skills, can't work independently or don't function well on...
  • Blue Water catches reggae wave

    Blue Water catches reggae wave
    This weekend, Rick Conkey plans to showcase several causes that he holds dear — not the least of which is celebrating reggae music. The host of KX 93.5's "Music Matters" radio show is set to launch the American Reggae Hall of Fame by honoring...
  • An artful education [Editorial]

    An artful education [Editorial]
    There's a very good reason Baltimore's incoming schools CEO, Gregory Thornton, worked so hard to restore music and art programs in the Milwaukee schools during his three-year tenure as superintendent there: Kids who learn to draw, dance, play an...
  • Album review: Chuck Inglish, 'Convertibles'

    Album review: Chuck Inglish, 'Convertibles'
    **1/2 (out of 4) While Chuck Inglish has gained fame as half of Chicago hip-hop duo The Cool Kids, the Detroit-native rapper (born Evan Ingersoll) hasn’t been properly recognized for his ability to create quality tracks. I worry that he may not...
  • 'Game of Thrones' Season 4: Westeros invades New York City

    'Game of Thrones' Season 4: Westeros invades New York City
    Spring technically arrived on Thursday, but in New York winter is coming.  To promote the Season 4 launch of "Game of Thrones" on April 6, HBO has staged a takeover of New York City the likes of which have not been seen since the Siege of Storm's End....