Christopher Holland — who on weekends plays banjo for The Boiled Owls — writes about arts and entertainment, including the business of A&E, in the Greater Lehigh Valley and beyond. Everyone needs to have a life outside of the office or the workplace, so turn here for recommendations, insights and more on the arts and entertainment scene.
As summer comes to an end, many organizations in the region are prepping for the months ahead.
One of the most exciting times of year for the city of Bethlehem kicks off Aug. 7 throughout its north and south sides.
Gearing up for its 12th year, Wine on the Mountain is returning to Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe on Saturday and Sunday, July 25-26.
Friday night, The Doors guitarist Robby Krieger will perform at the Musikfest Café at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem.
An American alternative rock band from Sacramento, Calif., CAKE has been a staple name in the music industry since debuting its self-released album “Motorcade of Generosity” in 1994.
Students from Liberty High School and Freedom High School in Bethlehem partnered with ArtsQuest as part of this year's innovative “Marketing Musikfest” program to book bands for the August festival in the city.
Last November, Carbon County was awarded $2.1 million to install a prefabricated pedestrian bridge across the Lehigh River in Jim Thorpe.
I grew up in the '90s, but many times it still felt like the '70s with the amount of vinyl records that were perpetually spinning in my parents' living room.
The music scene is rapidly evolving. From mainstream pop to alternative folk, an endless stream of new bands is emerging and opening our ears to new sounds.