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Musikfest

Musikfest
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  • Musikfest Day 4: Here are the free shows you need to see

     
    With the first weekend of Musikfest behind us, now we settle in to the hard-core festers, who take to the streets of downtown Bethlehem even on weekdays. Here are the top free acts we think you're going to see today:......
  • REVIEW: Jason Derulo's Musikfest show is sultry, smash-filled -- but mostly short

     
    More than four years ago, when R&B pop singer Jason Derulo was just breaking big time in the music business with his debut album, he played a sultry, steamy free show at Allentown’s Mayfair festival that lasted 35 minutes. Jason......
  • Does gluten-free mean fun-free at Musikfest?

    Within the mobs of gyrating, beer-quaffing, fried-dough-gobbling festers descending on Bethlehem this week, there's always one sour-faced guy spoiling everybody's good time. That is me. In case you're wondering, the sour face is because that's not beer...
  • Allentown getting a taste of Philly?

    Allentown getting a taste of Philly?
    A Philadelphia institution known for its cheesesteaks and Italian roast pork sandwiches is being courted for downtown Allentown. The lastest survey of Lehigh Valley businesses shows a bump in optimism. The CEOs of CST Brands and Lehigh Gas explain why...
  • Police: Teen charged in brass knuckle attack at Musikfest

    Bethlehem police said a 17-year-old boy faces assault charges after he attacked a man Saturday night during Musikfest. Police only identified the victim as a 34-year-old man and said he was struck around 10 p.m. as he walked with his wife in the 400...
  • Everything's all right with veteran band Weezer

    Just because Weezer takes extended breaks doesn't mean the members of the veteran pop-rock band stay away from each other for a long time. The band reconnected in 2000 after a half-decade hiatus to preview tracks for its seminal "green" album, which was...
  • Cult folk-indie icon Paleface keeps on creating

    Beck calls him "a brilliant songwriter, a generous friend and a big influence on my early stuff." The Avett Brothers say he is "a gem, a brilliant man … We're ignited and inspired by his fire." Danny Fields, the legendary music executive who...
  • 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...
  • Bastard Bearded Irishmen raising their glasses to success

    Singer-songwriter-guitarist Jimmy Smerecky never expected the Bastard Bearded Irishmen to rise to this level of success. In fact, he never expected it to be a band. "It was just supposed to be a joke for one show," he says. But in fewer than six years,...
  • Police seek alleged gunman in Bethlehem shooting outside bar

    Police seek alleged gunman in Bethlehem shooting outside bar
    Bethlehem police have asked for the public's help in finding an Ohio man they say shot a man in the back early Thursday outside a South Side bar. Manuel Collazo, 30, faces attempted homicide and related charges. Police said he let loose a burst of...
  • Ten not to miss for Musikfest's final weekend

    It's hard to believe that the biggest music festival of the summer is in the home stretch. But there's still a huge amount of festing to do and it can be overwhelming. So here are 10 don't-miss attractions for the final weekend. 1. Cast in Bronze...