III by Shift Seven

For their third release, Central PA rock trio Shift Seven has forged a dynamic, 6-song EP with added sonic dimensions. While the band’s previous two albums stayed within the bounds of a gritty boogie-rock sound, Shift Seven III features richer textures and arrangements and explores more rock sub genres. Formed in the 1990s, Shift Seven … Read More

The Legendary Billy Paul

Billy Paul

Earlier this year, the music world lost a music legend when Billy Paul passed away at age 81. A native of Philadelphia, Paul had an especially rich voice which fit perfectly with the Philly Soul movement of the 1970s and was even dubbed with the title “A Singer’s Singer”. Born Paul Williams, from his earliest … Read More

“You Got Me Runnin'” by The Retreads

Anthony Gallucio and the Retreads are a five-piece group with members from Delaware and “various other locales”. Below is a performance at the 19th annual Briggs Farm Blues Festival on July 9, 2016 of the song “You Got Me Runnin'”.

Throughout the week of July 10, 2016 we provided video of select performances by artists from Pennsylvania who have performed at this year’s Briggs Farm Blues Festival.

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“Images of You” by JP Biondo

J.P. Biondo is a singer/songwriter from Northeast PA and a member of the roots band Cabinet. Below is a performance at the 19th annual Briggs Farm Blues Festival on July 8, 2016 of the song “Images of You”.

Throughout the week of July 10, 2016 we provided video of select performances by artists from Pennsylvania who have performed at this year’s Briggs Farm Blues Festival.

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“Let Me Go” by Miner Blues

Miners Blues are a trio from Northeast PA, featuring Ed Randazzo, Bret Alexander and Tony Halchak. Below is a performance at the 19th annual Briggs Farm Blues Festival on July 8, 2016 of the song “Let Me Go”.

Throughout the week of July 10, 2016 we provided video of select performances by artists from Pennsylvania who have performed at this year’s Briggs Farm Blues Festival.

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“Bad Man” by Dustin Douglas and the Electric Gentlemen

Dustin Douglas and the Electric Gentlemen are a power trio from Northeast PA who have recently released their self-titled second album. Below is a performance of the song “Bad Man” from their latest album at the 19th annual Briggs Farm Blues Festival on July 9, 2016.

Throughout the week of July 10, 2016 we provided video of select performances by artists from Pennsylvania who have performed at this year’s Briggs Farm Blues Festival.

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One More Jam for a Fine Rock Band

HotWingJones

After 15 years together as a live act along with two fine original releases, HotWingJones‘ played their final show at the Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center on Saturday, February 27, 2016. For years, this group straddled the line between serious rock performances and lighthearted, slightly comedic entertainment and this performance was a distinguished way to close out … Read More

Jumping Out of Windows by Boulevard of the Allies

Buy Jumping Out of Windows The Pittsburgh based group Boulevard of the Allies proudly displays their British-American connection in their main logo on their website and other online channels. In fact, the very name of the group comes from the name of a thoroughfare in Pittsburgh which was dedicated in honor of the World War … Read More

Catchin’ Feels by Shawan and the Wonton

Catchin’ Feels is a five-song EP with simple arrangements that showcase the talents of Harrisburg based artists Shawan and the Wonton. Led by the dynamic vocals of Shawan Rice, the group labels themselves a “Roots inspired Soul Collective” which draw their inspiration from the classic musical genres of R&B, folk, jazz, blues, and just the … Read More