June 2012 Issue


DUKE ROBILLARD: ROOTS & RHYTHM HEADLINER

America’s most versatile guitarist and his band peel back the years to deliver a gritty tribute to the early heroes of R&B.
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TUNE INTO NEPA’S LIVE SUMMER MUSIC
Northeastern Pennsylvania is a destination for many activities—boating, antiquing, resort activities, and sightseeing.  It’s also the place to be for live music.  Whether it is an outdoor festival, a large concert venue, or an intimate show at a café, our scenic mountainous region has something for everyone and attracts talented musicians of all styles and genres, from jazz and bluegrass to modern rock and folk.  Residents and visitors of all ages enjoy the pulsing music combined with the lush landscape.
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ED RANDAZZO LAYS DOWN NEPA ROOTS
Chatting with Ed Randazzo, what you get is an affable, soft-spoken genuine soul.  On record, though, Ed’s a scathing mouthpiece of fire ‘n brimstone – part Bob Dylan tortured songwriting introspection, part Mississippi Fred McDowell world-weary, heavy-hearted bluesman.  Randazzo’s music embodies that deeply personal corner of our psyche, that often unexplored territory where we store the unspoken pain, torment, and life observation – it all bleeds out through Ed’s grizzled, Leonard Cohen-esque vocal delivery and earthy instrumentation.
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A HARMONIOUS GEM IN HAWLEY
Harmony Presents in the Hawley Silk Mill is generating a buzz locally and throughout the surrounding area as a central hub for music, art, poetry, lectures, workshops, theatrical performances and other forms of entertainment, bringing her vision alive in the town she grew up in.
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