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.
After a cold, frigid winter that kept most of us held up indoors with the winter blues, the trees are finally starting to blossom and the smell of fresh-cut grass soon will fill our neighborhoods. Read More »»
The City of Bethlehem has undergone serious revitalization and economic development over the past several years, and new initiatives are underway that could continue to make the city flourish. Read More »»
A week ago, when going through my seemingly endless collection of music, I happened upon an album that gave me a flashback to my early years of high school. It gave me a dose of nostalgia that evoked positive past times with friends, but it also made me think about how much this band has influenced my life since then. Read More »»
It's nearing the end of February, and Mother Nature finally has given us a speck of hope that spring is hiding just around the corner. Read More »»
As a banjoist and an avid guitarist, I am enthralled by the seemingly endless amount of live entertainment throughout the Greater Lehigh Valley. I've been playing music since I was about 10 years old — growing up in the quaint, small town of Jim Thorpe — and it's been my biggest passion in life since I was just a young lad, flipping through my dad's record collection and finding all of the great music that significantly outdated me. Read More »»
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