| Feb 15, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg has had a recent run on cool concert announcements – a hot hip-hopper, a rave-type music party and an original punk act -- that signal an expansion of the venue’s offerings in several ways. Big......
| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:23 PM
It’s hard to argue this wasn’t a good year for music in the Lehigh Valley. Quality music – national touring acts as well as top-notch local and regional talent – was available not only every single weekend, but nearly every......
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:23 AM
On the biggest hit from his breakthrough 2007 disc “Some Mad Hope,” singer-songwriter Matt Nathanson sang, “Come On Get Higher.” These days, Nathanson's mantra might as well be “Come on work harder.” Nathanson's...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Apr 6, 2012
When visiting my neighborhood record store in recent years, I've breezed past the front of the shop — and most of the compact disc-browsing shoppers — to get where I wanted to be: the rows of vinyl in the back.
Whether it was the warm...
| Jan 27, 2012
** (out of four)
For months, buzz for Lana Del Rey suggested that she’s the greatest thing since (fill in the blank). Now that the nostalgic singer-songwriter’s debut “Born to Die” has arrived, we can finally...
| Sep 28, 2012
Talk about a "Ghost Rider"… Ke$ha has sex with ghosts. Ye$!! She has had sex with a ghost. A ghost and Ke$ha had sex. $-E-X. And the ghost sex was so good it inspired her new song "$upernatural". At least that's what she told Ryan Seacrest on his KIIS...
| Dec 3, 2012
Album review: Ke$ha, 'Warrior'
***1/2 (out of 4)
A few years ago, Ke$ha introduced herself to the world as a glitter enthusiast who uses whiskey for mouthwash. She has no particular image to maintain. So rather than turning to someone like mastermind...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 10:43 AM
You've already seen our picks for albums of the year, but maybe you're wondering what else almost made the cut. Below are all of the albums that reviewed by the RedEye Sound Board that recieved three stars or more in 2012.
***-star reviewed albums:...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:25 AM
Justin Bieber may be Canadian, but he was the all-American boy at Sunday night's American Music Awards.
The pop singer dominated the awards show, winning three trophies, including artist of the year. His mom joined him onstage as he collected the award,...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Ke$ha is calling her upcoming album "Warrior," so we can't be surprised to find the pop star busting up chairs and kicking down doors in the music video for the disc's lead single, "Die Young."
But that hardly means that the clip, posted to YouTube on...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Just last week, Ke$ha premiered the video for her new single, "Die Young," in which the adventurously attired electro-pop star appears to form a cult devoted to black-leather vests and bearskin rugs.
But the pre-release publicity beast is one that must...