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  • Alabama Shakes singer pours out soul -- hers -- at Philadelphia's Electric Factory

     
    Brittany Howard knows how to sing blues rock. She simply rips open her heart and lets her soul pour out. Alabama Shakes plays to a packed crowd at Philadelphia's Electric Factory on Monday That’s how the supremely talented vocalist for......
  • Top 50 Concerts of the Year for 2012

     
    There’s no arguing that popular music concerts have taken a great leap forward in the Lehigh Valley the past two years. The May opening of Sands Bethlehem Event Center, with its 3,500-person capacity and affiliation with Sands Casino and promoting.....
  • New Johnny Cash biography coming from former Times music critic Robert Hilburn

     
    Former Times pop music critic Robert Hilburn’s new biography on Johnny Cash, “In Search of Johnny Cash,” will be published by Little, Brown and Co., the publisher of Peter Guralnick’s massive two-volume Elvis Presley biography, “Last Train to...
  • Janis Joplin's books

     
    The books in Janis Joplin's purse....
  • Grammys 2011: A question-and-answer session with Clive Davis

     
    In the days leading up to Sunday's Grammy Awards, which Pop & Hiss will be covering live, this blog will tackle various Grammy artists, personalities, categories and just plain oddities. With the Grammy Awards nearing, Clive Davis cites Lady Gaga......
  • Top 5 Concerts of the Week

     
    Here are the Top 5 concerts for the coming week: 1. APOCALYPTICA Saying Apocalyptica is “the world’s premier orchestral rock/metal band” isn’t much more revealing than saying it has rock’s foremost three-cellist lineup. There...
  • Here's (some) of who's coming to ArtsQuest's Blues Festival (and other shows)

     
    ArtsQuest has announced the lineups for the first two outdoor festivals it will hold at its planned SteelStacks campus opening next month on former Bethlehem Steel property in South Bethlehem – the ¡Sabor! Latin Festival on June 17-19 and RiverJazz....
  • 'American Idol' recap: Top 12 perform

     
    Janell reports on last night's American Idol:The Top 12 are performing tonight, and the theme is not “whatever you want,” for a change. It’s “Song From the Year You Were Born” night, a theme which will make the viewing...
  • American Idol and Hall of Fame

     
    I'll offer my "American Idol" predictions for this week below, but I also wanted to use this space to call for your nominations to my Hall of Fame of the area's most colorful characters. My column today made the same......
  • 'Idol' becoming a race among the least bad each week

     
    This season’s “American Idol” long ago stopped being a show I enjoyed and has instead become a show I endure. And it’s well on its way to becoming a show I despise. The contestants are weak, at best. Not a......
  • ‘American Idol’: Could you feel the rock tonight?

     
    The "American Idol" contestants showed how they would make it as rock stars. I think it was the best night of the season so far, because there were some pleasant surprises....