It’s no secret that independent musicians are struggling out there. There are some out there you have heard of, and some you haven’t heard of, working incredibly hard to get their artistic expressions out in front of audiences. A lot of times, that grind can start to look pretty bleak and exhausting if you are moving through it without any plan or strategy.
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The gang is all here for the final installment of the Lehigh Valley Underground Best of 2017 video series!
Artist: Shawn Cav
Album: Falling Feeling
Released: Dec. 8, 2017
The Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series concluded for 2017 with a healthy dose of holiday cheer which included, among other things, charitable work, a fun new pub crawl and — of course — a healthy smattering of live, local music throughout South Bethlehem.
What? Just because it’s now officially the holiday season, you thought things were going to slow down around here?
If anything, things are picking up before the end of the year! For evidence, march right into December with these…
Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week
In the midst of other delicious First Friday activities on the South Side, we are proud to announce the latest installment of the Lehigh Valley Underground First Friday Concert Series, presented by SouthSide Arts District and Banko Beverage Co. and set to promptly take over South Bethlehem on Friday, December 1.
Artist: Shawn Cav Ensemble
Released: May 25, 2017
Genre: Jazz fusion
Much has happened in the world of Shawn Cav since last year’s release of his ensemble’s debut EP, “Glass Houses.” The bassman became a father for the first time and completed his band’s first full-length album, dedicated to his first-born daughter, Teagan.
Now that Allentown JazzFest has once again come and gone, we find ourselves at the beginning of a week that features many reasons to celebrate.
Celebrate with us, if you would, by attending any number of these…
Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!
This Sunday, the 18th Annual Lehigh Valley Music Awards will take place at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. This year’s ceremony promises to be a big day; one meant to celebrate the accomplishments of the people on our local music scene.
After enjoying some great acoustic tunes and the glorious smells of craft beer and artisan pizza (that I swear I’ll treat myself to, one of these months) at Scratch, it was time to head to Catasauqua’s Unicorn Theatre. That’s where Shawn Cav Ensemble was beginning their crowdfunding performance in support of their upcoming second album.