| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Neil Diamond’s Feb. 27 concert at Allentown’s PPL Center won’t be solitary, man.
The arena has announced on its website that because of high demand, Diamond will perform a second show on March 1.
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:49 PM
R&B singer Babyface, who has written and produced more than 25 No. 1 hits, won 10 Grammy Awards and saw his newest album become his highest-charting ever, will play Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was announced Monday.
Also announced were shows by...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:54 AM
A singer who has written and produced more than 25 No. 1 R&B hits throughout his career and won 10 Grammy Awards will play at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced.
Also announcing shows at the event center are a comic who stars in a hit...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:48 AM
A Parkland School District teacher is a semifinalist for the Music Educator Award that will be presented at the Grammy Awards in February.
Debra Reilly of Allentown, who teaches at Springhouse and Orefield middle schools and and is the district's middle...
| Aug 15, 2014
A country music singer who has had five of his last six albums hit No. 1 and has had 10 No. 1 hits will play at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced. Dierks Bentley, best known for his......
| Aug 26, 2014
A heavy metal group that has seen every one of its albums go platinum and is seen as a pioneer of the New Wave of American Heavy Metal will play a regional venue, it has been announced. Slipknot, whose attention-grabbing......
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:08 AM
I was there at the start, for Derek Jeter's first game at Yankee Stadium on June 2, 1995. His name was first announced not by Bob Sheppard, but by Jerry Seinfeld, who borrowed the microphone and did the pregame lineups.
I was there for most of the Jeter...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will salute the Everly Brothers at the institution’s annual Music Masters tribute concert on Oct. 25. An all-star affair that will be emceed by singer-songwriter Rodney Crowell, the event will feature performances by...