On Stage: Terry goes it alone on new tour

By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Jesse Terry The area music schedule thus week offers a variety of attractive options – including an intimate show by a talented modern American troubadour; and an over-the-top concert by an iconic heavy metal vocalist from England. Jesse Terry, a singer-songwriter performing with acoustic guitar and gentle voice, frequently tours with a female partner. Recent...

On Stage (extra): A Prairie Home Companion comes to area

By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer If you’re in the mood to hear some live music that is more on the softer side – music that is soothing in this time when we all need to be soothed – there are several good options on November 12 with acts such as Jesse Terry, Callaghan, Giulia Millanta, Chris Thile and the Prairie Home Companion, RIVVRS and the Walcotts all playing in the area. A vast number of...

On Stage (Extra): Terry, Trivium top busy local music schedule

Heavier than usual performance schedule tabbed for this weekend By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Jesse Terry tops a lengthy list of live music acts hitting the stage locally Saturday night. There is a pretty heavy live music schedule for this area for May 21 and it ranges from light to heavy. Jesse Terry is the lightest — and earliest — while Trivium is the heaviest — and...

On Stage: Philly Folk Fest and Musikfest top the bill

Summer music shows keep getting hotter as August rolls on By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Tom Paxton, who played his first Philadelphia Folk festival more than 50 years ago, is one of the headliners of this weekend’s event. Pennsylvania has two great music festivals every August — two of the longest-running music festivals in the country — and both will be in full stride...