Weezer Having a “Perfect Situation” at Musikfest
Aug22

Weezer Having a “Perfect Situation” at Musikfest

Weezer proved to the crowd at Sands Steel Stage at MusikFest in Bethlehem that they only continue to get better. Kicking off the night with “My Name is Jonas” frontman Rivers Cuomo, bassist Scott Shriner, drummer Patrick Wilson, and guitarist Brian Bell, gave the crowd of all ages the perfect combination of old and new songs from their upcoming album “Everything Will Be Alright in the End.” Their two song...

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[Coverage] The Allman Brothers ‘Peach Fest 2014′
Aug22

[Coverage] The Allman Brothers ‘Peach Fest 2014′

Photos by Steven Philips, ststeven.com, Words by Lucy Pepper The predicted rain stayed at bay and the music delivered at The Peach Music Festival over the weekend. Set on top of Montage Mountain, the venue provided a full amphitheater, a small stage near the amphitheater for a more intimate music experience, and a stage within a waterpark. Even though camping sold out which may have been an annoyance for some, I personally did not...

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You Know What The Folk It Is: It’s The 53rd Philadelphia Folk Festival
Aug21

You Know What The Folk It Is: It’s The 53rd Philadelphia Folk Festival

You may have seen the headlines about the 45th Anniversary of Woodstock (Fri, Aug 15th – Sun Aug 17th, 1969) but did you know that the Philadelphia Folk Festival is a pioneer of happy, hippy festivals? It’s true. So much so that Bob Spitz, a celebrated biographer and journalist, acknowledges the wisdom of early Philadelphia Folk Festival organizers—from stage design to lighting and sound—in his new book “Barefoot in...

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Liberty Music Fest Starts tonight – Sunday @Finnegan’s Wake
Aug20

Liberty Music Fest Starts tonight – Sunday @Finnegan’s Wake

The third annual Liberty Music Fest (LMF) returns to Philadelphia on August 20th to August 24th. Organizers, DVT Entertainment and That Mag announced this year’s event will take place at Finnegan’s Wake on Spring Garden. All four floors will be utilized to present the biggest independent music festival yet in the Philadelphia area. Liberty Music Fest is expected to have more than 100 different performers this year. All genres of music...

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Moody Blues at Musikfest 2014
Aug20

Moody Blues at Musikfest 2014

Photography by Steven Philips StSteven.com, Story by Honest Rob Hamill What show do I choose at my 30th Musikfest, when there are ten nights of shows with fifteen stages? It’s the only time of year that you can just wander the historic streets of Bethlehem, PA, beer in hand, going to hundreds of concerts of all varieties, and sampling delicious food and drink at every turn. So seeing the Moody Blues as the featured band on...

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[Coverage] Gathering of the Vibes 19 – 2014
Aug18

[Coverage] Gathering of the Vibes 19 – 2014

Photography by Steven Philips StSteven.com, Story by Kelsey Levenick Everything that happened last weekend in Bridgeport, Connecticut was extraordinarily out of the ordinary. This was my first year attending Gathering of the Vibes, so I had zero expectations for anything, from the drive, to the people, right down to the weather, and the experience was something I won’t soon forget. The drive from Philadelphia to Bridgeport was very...

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