Music

Music for Clarinet, Cello, and Piano

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I’ve become more and more interested in experiencing live music performances that are unique and outside of what we normally find happening in Lancaster. I believe that this concert will be a great example of such a performance. On Sunday December 14th at 7:30 PM, acclaimed cellist Sara Male, pianist Maria Corley and clarinetist, Eric…

Grandma Shake CD Release Party at DECA

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* Photo by Michelle Johnsen Photography Grandma Shake is an eclectic super group of sorts made up of a rotating cast of Lancaster, PA area musicians who think of themselves as an extension of the community. The band started in Eli Weaver’s living room back in 2009, where they still frequently jam. You might find…

Lancasphere THREE | EVOLUTION OF SOUND

Musicians performing at Lancasphere One

Lancasphere returns to The Candy Factory’s Warehouse D on Saturday, December 20 at 7:00pm with our second installment of Evolution of Sound. The show features an improvised round robin with ten Lancaster musicians. Here’s how it works: The first musician will perform five minutes of completely improvised music. The second musician will join the first musician and the duo will perform for…

Birds of the Cloud Forest at Lancasphere 2

Birds of the Cloud Forest Guitars

Tim Baum is a fabulous and unique musician who performs as a one-man-experimental-music-band under the name Birds of the Cloud Forest. I’ve known Tim for over seven years and a majority of the times I’ve seen him perform in public he was playing oboe with some amazing local jazz ensembles. But what I’ve enjoyed most about Tim’s music over…

The Stars Are Spies

The Stars Are Spies EP

It’s been well over a decade since the members of Rainchildren have released an album. Back in the band’s heyday in the mid to late 1990s, they released multiple albums and toured the country extensively sharing their acoustic-based rock. Three of the five members of Rainchildren are back at it, this time under the moniker The…

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

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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…