New Album from Campfire Ok

Campfire Ok is an indie rock band from Seattle, WA that we featured here at the Wood Stove House a couple…

Two FREE Local Shows This Weekend

Silver City Rodeo at CoQ

Our friends at Commonwealth On Queen are hosting not one, but two live music events this weekend featuring a total of six bands. Both shows are all ages, BYOB, and FREE. Tonight (July 25) join Silver City Rodeo with special guests Meg and the Right Sound and the Peter Hershey Church Band. The show starts at…

Kingsfoil Returns to The Chameleon

Kingsfoil 2014

Kingsfoil returns to The Chameleon Club in Lancaster for a hometown show tomorrow night, June 28 at 7pm. After the departure of Frankie Muniz (drums) earlier this year, the band has kept news of his official replacement a mystery until June 16th, when they announced the new lineup on their Facebook page. In addition to Muniz…

New Album from Campfire Ok

Campfire Ok 2014

Campfire Ok is an indie rock band from Seattle, WA that we featured here at the Wood Stove House a couple times over the years. Before focusing exclusively on Central PA artists, we did an Artist Spotlight on the band and also featured a full podcast episode with frontman, Mychal Cohen when he visited Lancaster to…

July Literary Events Around the Triangle

Fledgling Rag Issue 13

There are various opportunities for summer literary events during the month of July. Here is a small preview of the events happening to help you get your midsummer fix! July Highlights: July 10th: “Untitled” Storytelling Series. Looking for a different kind of literary experience? Then you might want to check out the “Untitled” Storytelling Series…

Art vs. Entertainment: a Local Musician’s Dilemma

Jam at the Dam 2013

The work of a local part-time musician falls along a broad spectrum with entertainment at one end and art at the other. Musicians need to decide where they fit on the spectrum, and most importantly, where along the spectrum their goals will be best served. I don’t believe that one side of the spectrum is better or worse than the other, but…

Fulton Street Arts Cooperative

Fulton Street Arts Cooperative

In September 2013, Aaron Shiflet opened the doors to the Fulton Street Arts Cooperative to “to provide art to the community and community to the arts by using the combined skill, knowledge, talent and vision of its members to better themselves and the art scene in general through shared ideas, collaboration, and critique.” Shiflet studied fine art…