Are you ready for some music ? Better yet, are you ready for some live music ? We have plenty of it. Of course, if you are not quite ready to venture out, we have some on-line events to get you through the week as well. If you are staying home, please consider supporting one of these live music venues by ordering carry-out or delivery. Thank you for supporting live music and the many venues that bring it to us every week.
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THURSDAY – Noon – Out of the Orchard (Anni & Toby Powell), Rodale Institute. 1pm – Kendal Conrad, Promenade Shops. 4:30pm – Mark & Ralph, South Mall. 5pm – Brian Kidd, The Shelby. 6pm – Paul Knakk, Steel Club and Ronald Goosley, Artisan Wine & Cheese Cellar. 6:30pm – Backyard Cabaret, Porter’s Pub. 7pm – Tim Harakal, Wooden Match and Shaun Lally, Stooges.
FRIDAY – 4pm – James Lauchmen, Bishop Estate Vineyards. 5:30pm – John Rodden, Bucks County Brewing Co. 6pm – Scott Erickson, Insurrection Distillery, Deal Duo, HiJinx Brewery, Str8up Band, Jack’s Slice, Kyle Yankowy, Foundation Tavern, Steven Wales, Artisan Wine & Cheese Cellar, Dave Mell Band, Saucony Creek Franklin Station Brewpub, Yingling-Porter on Tap, Emmaus Public Library, Glenn Hoffman Trio, McCoole’s at the Historic Red Lion Inn, Will Kiss Duo, Woodstone Country Club, Dylan McGuire, The Bar at 1720 and Billy Wear & Craig Thatcher, Rising Sun Inn. 6:30pm – Z Solo, Pourhouse Neighborhood Bar, Doug Batt, Downriver Brewing Co and The Royal Picks, The Iron Mule. 7pm – Alias, Steel Pub, Joe Cirotti Trio, Stanhope House, The Fight Back Home, Easton Wine Project, Kendal Conrad, Black & Blue, Tim Harakal, House & Barn, Nowhere Slow, Rivals Sports Bar, TAR, Tom’s Bar & Grill, Cody Tyler, Liberty Taproom, Go Go Gadjet, Steel Stacks, DMC Duo, The Wooden Match, Jonny Cornelius, Birthright Brewing Co, DC Duo, Brothers Kershner Brewing Co and The Boondock Barons, Gashouse Dance Hall. 7:30pm – Mark & Ralph, The Taproom at Weyerbacher. 8pm – Steve & Steve, Seven Sirens Brewing Co and Steve Brosky & John Cannavo, Shanty on 19th. 9pm – Maddie Pearl, Willow Street Pub. 10pm – Stray Seeds, The Funhouse Southside.
SATURDAY – Noon – Mark & Ralph, Chesaco RV Center. 1pm – Joanna Bea & Mike ET, Renegade Winery and Cetronia Soul Shakers, Setter Ridge Winery. 2pm – All Worn Out, Country Creek Winery, The Mighty Manatees, ed Rocks Outdoor Listening Room, Ava Hoffman, The Taproom at Weyerbacher and John Rodden, Seven Sirens Brewing Co. 3pm – Michael Reisman, Invertase Brewing Co. 5pm – Stef & Mike, Hop Hill Brewing Co. 5:30pm – Christian Porter & Nyke Van Wyk, Clover Hill Vineyards. 6pm – Smooth Retsina Glow, Mountain View Vineyards, Blue Moxie, Insurrection Distillery, Dynamic Duo, HiJInx Brewery, Blue Harmony, Blueprint Brewing Co, Dr Dick Show, Best Station Hotel, Jake Joyce, Saucony Creek Franklin Station Brewpub, Kyle Yankowy, Saucony Creek Kutztown Brewery and Billy Wear & Craig Thatcher, Artisan Wine & Cheese Cellar. 6:30pm – Owen & the Alien, The Iron Mule. 7pm – Susan Werner, Godfrey Daniels (members only), Steve Cofield & Sweet, Official Crossroads Tavern, PS Xperiment, Gin Mill & Grille, Common Bond, Steel Pub, Dirty Roxx, Jabber Jaws Bar & Grille, Boat House Row, Steel Stacks, Chris Duddy, House & Barn, Shaun Lally, Rivals Sports Bar, Chris Alan, McAllister Brewing Company, Gary Higgins, Beaver Run and Jeni Hackett Duo, Easton Wine Project. 7:30pm – Steve McDaniel, The Taproom at Weyerbacher. 7:45pm – Neil McNamara, Bookstore Speakeasy. 8pm – The Wonton Soups, Seven Sirens Brewing Co, Jim Roberti, Lakeside Bar and Vinyl Persuasion, Shanty on 19th. 10pm – Mike Pants, The Funhouse Southside.
SUNDAY – 8am – Naelee McCann, Jake’s Flea Market. 11am – Jimmy Farrell, McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub. Noon – Radio One, The Taproom at Weyerbacher. 1pm – Doug Kaetz, Folino Estate Vineyards and Flirtin with the Mob, Allentown Fairground/Ritz BBQ. 2pm – Glen Roberts, Hardball Cider, Smooth Retsina Glow, Crooked Eye Brewery and The Castaway Band, Weathered Vineyards. 4pm – Jonny Cornelius, Seven Sirens Brewing Co, Mike Manning & John Hufford, Iron Lakes Country Club and Christian Porter, Cinder Inn. 6pm – Z Solo, Trails End Pub and GT3, Bookstore Speakeasy. 10pm – Lorenzo, The Funhouse Southside.
WEDNESDAY – 7pm – Chelsea Lyn Meyer Band, Steel Pub.
OPEN MIC NIGHTS – New this week – Wednesday, Jabber Jaws Bar & Grille at 6pm. Coming on June 2, Insurrection Distillery, Wednesdays at 5pm. Beginning on Saturday, May 1, at 6pm, Phil Stahl will host an open mic at the Bally Hotel on the first Saturday of every month. THURSDAY – 5:30pm – Blue Ridge Estate Winery. 6pm – Renegade Winery and Jack’s Slice, 7pm – Bowers Hotel, Cinder Inn and ShawneeCraft Brewery. SUNDAY – 3pm,- Shanty on 19th. 7pm – The Wooden Match. MONDAY – 6pm – Down River Brewing Co. 6:30pm – Crooked Eye Brewery (1st, 3rd & 5th Monday every month). 10pm – The Funhouse Southside. TUESDAY – 5pm – Seven Sirens Brewing Co. 7pm – Old Mill Pub. WEDNESDAY – 6pm – Bally Hotel. 7pm – Black & Blue and Desiderio’s Stone Tavern. If you plan on attending an open mic, you are encouraged to bring your own instrument and microphone. Remember to follow all health and safety guidelines. Let’s keep the venues open !
ON-LINE EVENTS – Friday – 8pm – Blind Choice on the Central PA Music Hall of Fame Facebook page. Saturday – 7pm – Michael Patrick CD Release Show on Facebook. WEEKLY ON-LINE SHOWS – Thursday – 8pm – Godfrey Daniels Concert Highlights on Folk Music Notebook. Headeye (Jason Hedrington) – Saturday Shenanigans, 9pm and Tuesday & Wednesday, Afternoon Delight, 1:11pm all on Facebook & Instagram. Not For Coltrane (Michael Duck) Stump the Band, Tuesday –12:30pm on YouTube. Rocking the Valley – Sunday –7pm – Red Barn Music Series (Bill Medei), Monday – 7pm -Stories & Song with Mike & Tom (Michael Duck & Tom Cooney), 8pm – Alexxis Steele. Tuesday – 7pm – Canadian Sessions (Samara Johnson) – this show is currently on hold but, will be returning soon. Stay tuned. 8pm – Showcase with Steve Jones. Wednesday – 8pm – Artists Spotlight with Ralph (Ralph Pagano) – this weeks’ guest is Ben Tyler. All Rocking the Valley shows on Facebook and YouTube.
There you have it, your week at a glance. Support live. Support local.
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