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  • First City Fest Trades on Monterey Pop's Legacy

    In summer 1967, the sleepy town of Monterey, Calif., roared to life -- hosting the first, and only, Monterey Pop Festival at its county fairgrounds. Jimi Hendrix lit his guitar on fire, Janis Joplin redefined the blues and Otis Redding staged a soul revue...
  • Why do albums take so long to make?

    Why do albums take so long to make?
    On March 10, 1967, 15 days shy of her 25th birthday, Aretha Franklin released her 12th album and Atlantic Records debut, "I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You." It was a breakthrough, triggering a string of four top 10 albums released over 15 months...
  • Mree finds voice after quick rise from YouTube covers

    In 2010, a shy high school freshman from New Jersey named Marie Hsiao picked up guitar, freshened up her piano skills and began releasing videos of herself singing covers of songs on YouTube under the moniker Mree. She got hundreds of thousands of views...
  • Beyonce leads 2014 MTV Video Music Award nominations

    Beyonce leads 2014 MTV Video Music Award nominations
    Beyoncé leads all nominations for the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards with eight, the network unveiled Thursday morning. Nods were spread among numerous hits from the pop diva's provocative, self-titled visual album, which she released without warning late...
  • Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks season kicks off Friday, packed with talent. Here's our picks of the best

     
    When the Levitt Pavilion at ArtsQuest's SteelStacks campus opened in July 2011, organizers said they knew they had a very special venue, with its expansive lawn at the base of Bethlehem Steel's iconic blast furnaces in south Bethlehem. The Smithereens.......
  • Will ArtsQuest's new outdoor concert series, starting with indie-rockers Modest Mouse, compete with Sands Event Center?

     
    ArtsQuest, which runs the SteelStacks entertainment campus in South Bethlehem, announced Tuesday a new paid-ticket outdoor summer concert series that eyes crowds of 3,000. And ArtsQuest will kick off the series with a bang — chart-topping indie band...
  • Awolnation: Just add water

    Awolnation: Just add water
    Awolnation frontman Aaron Bruno is feeling landlocked. The reason may be literal, as the electro-rocker is sitting in a Dallas hotel room, at least 300 miles removed from any ocean. It may also be, perhaps, a physical encumbrance: the slog of a two-month-...
  • Music-loving Brent Urban sets tone for U.Va. heading into Pittsburgh

     Music-loving Brent Urban sets tone for U.Va. heading into Pittsburgh
    At first glance, the most unique characteristic about Virginia's Brent Urban appears to be that he's not your average fat guy playing defensive tackle. He's about as athletic as they come on the interior. Yet, there's more to the amiable Canadian than...
  • 'The Voice' recap, Night 3 of blind auditions

    'The Voice' recap, Night 3 of blind auditions
    On Night 3 of blind auditions, hopefuls get 90 seconds to showcase their talent and hopefully end up on one of the coaches' teams. Coaches Adam, CeeLo, Christina and Blake were all ready to add more talent to their growing teams. It was a big night...
  • YouTube video soars with eagles

    YouTube video soars with eagles
    YouTube one-upped Animal Planet with a hot new trending video that purports to capture an eagle soaring over the Chamonix region of France. The videographer apparently strapped a GoPro or other similarly compact camera on an eagle's back and captures...
  • 'Muddy fun' at Virgin FreeFest

    'Muddy fun' at Virgin FreeFest
    The inevitable came midway through MGMT's set on Merriweather Post Pavilion's main stage Saturday. After two hours of continuous rain, a handful of Virgin Mobile FreeFest attendees were finally ready to embrace the muddy terrain. Around 6:30 p.m., men and...