| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Mayor Ed Pawlowski pledged Allentown’s PPL Center would be “much more than just a hockey arena” when officials announced in January that Comcast would manage the arena.
He said it would be a “multipurpose venue” that...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:46 AM
Mayor Ed Pawlowski pledged Allentown's PPL Center would be "much more than just a hockey arena" when officials announced in January that Comcast would manage the arena.
He said it would be a "multipurpose venue" that would offer concerts, trade shows,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Whether it's Darlene Love's "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" or Wilson Pickett's swinging take on "Silver Bells," R&B music always has been a reliable holiday soundtrack.
This year, the Isley Brothers and singer Angie Stone will add their voices to...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:32 PM
With all the hopes and expectations that have been heaped on Allentown's new arena, it's a good thing the PPL Center's foundation is anchored deep into bedrock.
The impressive 8,500-seat facility, built with the aid of generous state tax financing...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:03 PM
No one loves Journey's old lead singer Steve Perry more than Journey's new lead singer does. Journey sold more than 70 million albums under Perry's tenure; he left the group in 1998. The band cycled through multiple frontmen before guitarist Neal Schon...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Sunny Bak has a mountain of negatives from photo shoots she did over the years with her friends, the Beastie Boys, from concert scenes to moody studio portraits and outtakes from an iconic pose of the trio on the site of the old New York World’s...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:44 PM
In the long run, the Eagles might have been the perfect act to open downtown Allentown's gleaming new PPL Center.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group — which once was such a mighty force in music that it sold 60 million albums in the 1970s...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week:
Singer/guitarist Jeff Tweedy has had a pretty good track record, with his pioneering, influential alt-country pioneer group Uncle Tupelo in the late 1980s and early ’90s, then gold-...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:14 PM
John Oates will get a kind of hero's welcome when he comes to eastern Pennsylvania next week.
Newly inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with musical partner Daryl Hall, Oates has a sold out solo concert at the Sellersville Theater on Thursday....
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Showtime is getting iconic progressive rock band Genesis back together with its documentary "Genesis - Sum of the Parts," set to premiere at 8 p.m. on October 10.
The 90-minute documentary reunites core members of the British band, Tony Banks, Phil...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 9:00 PM
NORWALK — Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter Paul Simon and his wife, recording artist Edie Brickell, appeared in court Monday to face domestic violence charges stemming from a dispute at their New Canaan home Saturday night.