Music

Mowatt: An End to the Means

Andy Mowatt - An End to the Means

Guitar virtuoso Andy Mowatt has become a landmark at Tellus360, Lancaster’s most exciting and hip live music venue. He’s performed there countless times since it opened as a venue in last fall with the Andy Mowatt Trio, his original band Herbie, his Steely Dan tribute band called Andy Mowatt’s Steely Jam, and as the leader of the New Orleans…

Lancasphere One – Evolution of Sound

Lancasphere One Header

The first concert in our new series called Lancasphere is coming to The Candy Factory’s Warehouse D on Saturday, October 18 at 7:00pm. The show is called the Evolution of Sound and features an improvised round robin with ten Lancaster musicians. Here’s how it works: The first musician will perform five minutes of completely improvised…

Live From the Cellar is Back

Robby Hecht

Live From the Cellar is a casual house concert series that started back in early 2012 and quickly became one of the coolest places to perform intimate listening room concerts in Lancaster. Over the years, Josh and Kelly Gibbel have hosted local, regional, and even national touring acts such as David Bazan and The Stray Birds…

Podcast #139: Jessica Smucker

Jessica Smucker - Tumbling After

Jessica Smucker Singer-songwriter Jessica Smucker has a brand new album out called Tumbling After. It’s Jessica’s second full length studio album, a follow up to This Broken Moment from 2010. Tumbling After was produced by Lancaster producer Chad Kinsey and features an all-star band along with several notable guest musicians. The album will be officially released…

Podcast #138: Steampunk unLimited and Rootenanny

Rootenanny 2014

Steampunk unLimited Steve Barrall from the Strasburg Railroad is back on the program to talk about Steampunk unLimited, a big event they have coming up on September 26th, 27th, and 28th. It’s a celebration of all things Steampunk, such as music, literature, and art. There will be live music, artisans, book signings and a variety of other…

Podcast #137: Building Community Through the Arts

Building Community Through the Arts

Round Table Discussion It’s a Lancaster round table conversation with Mark Reinmiller from Commonwealth on Queen, Ryan Braught from the Community Room on King and Jocelyn Park and Diane Richards from Lancaster Transplant. We’re talking about building community through the arts here in Lancaster, PA. What have we done, what have we seen, and what do…

Concert at the Fulton to Benefit the Longhouse

Joanne Shenandoah

On Saturday evening, August 30, Joanne Shenandoah will perform a special concert at the Fulton Theatre to benefit the Lancaster Longhouse located at the 1719 Hans Herr House & Museum. A longhouse is a large Native American multi-family homes made of logs, saplings and tree bark that once dotted Pennsylvania’s landscape. Joanne Shenandoah is a Grammy Award winning singer from…

Sarah Blacker Returns to Lancaster

Sarah Blacker

Sarah Blacker is a Boston-based singer-songwriter who has spent much of the last several years on the road, including dozens of stops in the Central PA region. She has performed several times at My Rural Radio’s Fall Fest, Lynden Gallery, The Abbey Bar, Ruby Red House Concerts, Live From the Cellar, and one of our…

Mark Stuart Returns to Lancaster

Mark Stuart

I have had the pleasure of knowing Mark Stuart for nearly 20 years. In the mid-1990s I played in a Nashville band that was lucky enough to share several stages with Mark and his wife, singer-songwriter Stacey Earle. Since then, they’ve traveled extensively as a duo throughout the United States and beyond, performing hundreds of shows each year.…

Threshold Event Center…NOW OPEN!

Threshold Event Center

For years many of us in the Lancaster music scene have been talking about the missing link. We’re very fortunate to have a variety of live music venues. We have large rooms like the Chameleon Club and The Village, great pubs like Tellus360 and the Lancaster Dispensing Company, and several small cafes like Commonwealth on…