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Lehigh Valley Music presents FESTBLOGIn September 2011, a year after it had released its debut album, indie alt-rock supergroup Terrible Things was on a tour of Australia, and singer/guitarist Fred Mascherino was writing a second disc the band planned to record when it returned......
Indie-rock trio Fun. and R&B/hip-hop star Frank Ocean scored big in Grammy Award nominations, scoring six nods apiece mostly in the top Grammy categories. The Recording Academy announced the nominations Wednesday during a show in Nashville. The 55th...
One of Pop & Hiss' favorite radio shows is KPFK's "Travel Tips for Aztlan," the L.A. region's longest-running Latin-alternative music program, as well as one of its most clued-in and unpredictable. Marco Torres, the Saturday night show's founder, and...
World NowA Russian court's guilty verdict and prison sentence for three Russian punk rockers has united pop stars, human rights advocates and political leaders around the world in a motly phalanx of support for the women of Pussy Riot seen as victims of a new...
Lehigh Valley Music presents FESTBLOGTop 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. MATT & KIM Matt & Kim had their biggest commercial success with their third album, 2010’s “Sidewalks,” which hit No. 6 on the rock chart. But the Brooklyn indie dance-punk duo still......
LAS VEGAS -- Colombian rock superstar Juanes won the Album of the Year trophy for “Juanes MTV Unplugged” at the XIII Annual Latin Grammy Awards on Thursday evening in Las Vegas, and the Mexico City sibling pop duo Jesse y Joy (that’s...
Back when I was a boy, practicing and playing basketball in the driveway under meager lighting at night, I loved the bounce. Yes, I’m referring to the basketball bounce, but I’m referring to the atmospheric bounce of AM radio, too. I was...
As a massive, glowing "W" flashed behind the band, the alternative-rock veterans Weezer wasted little time reminding the Charm City Music Festival crowd just how long they've been together. The group kicked off its consistently up-tempo, 90-minute...
Lehigh Valley MusicNow that Musikfest is finished announcing its headliner music act lineup for this year’s festival – and Lehigh Valley Music is finished telling you who those headliners are, sometimes weeks before Musikfest does -- let’s grade the acts...
The Baltimore SunA legendary set of call letters returned to the Baltimore airwaves Monday when CBS radio launched alternative rock station HFS at 97.5 on the FM dial. But competitors, like Dave Hill, the head of programming at 98 Rock (97.9 FM), dismissed the new HFS as...
Lehigh Valley MusicMusikfest is announcing the final headliner for this year's 10-day festival in Bethlehem on its website. Was it the act that Lehigh Valley Music told you it would be? Perry Ferrell of Jane's Addiction. Is this the concert Musikfest announced?......
Pop & HissAdam "MCA" Yauch has died of cancer at 47. Here's a look at the Beastie Boys evolution through almost three decades of their groundbreaking videos....
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