| Mar 20, 2013
Musikfest Café at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem has announced three new concerts, and one of them is going to put a Kink in the venue’s schedule. A Kink, as in a member of The Kinks, the iconic English......
| Mar 16, 2013
It’s been 35 years since The Sex Pistols brought punk rock into the public consciousness by releasing its one and only album, “Never Mind The Bullocks: Here’s The Sex Pistols,” then embarking on an ill-fated U.S. tour on which the....
| Apr 9, 2011
"The wonderful thing about making records is something comes out you never expected," explains Ray Davies, who knows of what he speaks. In nearly five decades as leader of one of rock's great bands, the Kinks, and as a solo artist, Davies has been...
| Apr 8, 2011
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| May 23, 2011
| 6:37 AM
He was one of the most celebrated blues artists of his era, a visionary Chicago singer-songwriter who mentored Muddy Waters, introduced the music to Europe and inspired no less than Eric Clapton, Ray Davies and Pete Townshend (as they've all acknowledged)...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Tribute to Big Bill Broonzy
Friday, June 17
Old Town School of Folk Music
4544 N Lincoln Avenue
To purchase a copy of the book:
I Feel So Good: The Life and Times of Big Bill Broonzy
| Nov 13, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Everything you need to know about what's going on 11/14-11/20.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; Subject to change)
Happy Feet 2
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1
Basketball Wives L.A. (season finale; 8 p.m.; VH1)...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 9:42 AM
A lovely film about a Detroit singer-songwriter robbed of musical fame but rewarded with a second chance decades later, at age 70, "Searching for Sugar Man" tells a story of serendipity and just deserts. If it were fiction, it'd be improbable fiction. But...
| Aug 6, 2012
Spoiler alert: Little-known, critically acclaimed early 1970s folk singer Rodriguez is not, contrary to popular belief, dead.
Yet, as chronicled in the Sundance award-winning film “Searching for Sugar Man,” that’s what many fans in...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 7:22 PM
It must be true: All good things indeed must come to an end — a fireworks-strafing, confetti-showering and rock-god-reviving end if you're talking about the Summer Olympics that concluded Sunday.
"We lit the flame, and we lit up the world," said...