| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:15 AM
The classical nominations for this year's Grammy Awards include a diverse range of prominent names and pieces, with a recording of John Adams' "City Noir" receiving two nominations and the Los Angeles ensemble Partch also netting two nods.
| Dec 2, 2014
| 9:58 AM
Concerts and shows will help usher in the holiday season with spirit and style.
Check out the following happenings.
• The Florida Lakes Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of conductor Eimear Noone will present its holiday concert in...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:08 PM
SIMSBURY — It all started when Lisa Heller was 15 and rewrote the lyrics to the song "Hey, Soul Sister" to "Hey, Grandmother" to perform for her grandmother's birthday.
Since then, the 18-year-old Simsbury native has written 26 original songs ...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:13 PM
It could become a Thanksgiving tradition: Justin Timberlake, the boy band survivor turned all-purpose entertainer, filling Southern California's arenas every November in the run-up to the holidays.
That's the prospect he seemed to be envisioning,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:00 AM
There's only one place where One Direction would be named artist of the year, Iggy Azalea would beat Drake and Eminem for a hip-hop prize and Wyclef Jean would be described as no less than a "genuine reggae legend."
Welcome to the American Music Awards....
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:03 AM
This year’s American Music Awards will institute a new honor, the Dick Clark Award for Excellence, named for the veteran host and impresario who started the AMAs back in 1972, and the first recipient of the show’s new highest honor will be...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Irish pop singer Sinéad O'Connor is writing a memoir for Blue Rider Press, the publisher announced Tuesday. The sometimes controversial songstress has promised to hold nothing back.
"I've never stopped expressing myself in my music, and now, with a...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:45 PM
A Rock and Roll Hall of Famer who is among the Top 30 best-selling music artists of all time will open his new tour at Allentown's PPL Center, according to his website.
Neil Diamond will perform Feb. 27 at the center, the site says. It is likely...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 9:30 AM
The American Film Institute announced Friday that comedian-actor-musician-writer-banjo player Steve Martin is the recipient of the 43rd AFI Life Achievement Award.
Previous winners of the prestigious honor include Jane Fonda, Mel Brooks, James Cagney,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Allentown's PPL Center arena on Tuesday confirmed it will be the first date on singer Neil Diamond's tour to support his upcoming album "Melody Road," and announced ticket prices that will be among the highest ever for the Lehigh Valley.
The Feb. 27...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 5:35 AM
Singer Norah Jones had big hits in the 2000s: “Don’t Know Why,” “Sunrise” and “Chasing Pirates.”
And “Come Away With Me.”
That last one is what the Lehigh Valley Music blog wants to offer you, dear...