Musikfest

ArtsQuest

Host Charles James reviews this year’s Virtual Musikfest with Anne Sturm, Sr. Talent Buyer and Executive Director of the Levitt Pavilion, and Mark Demko, Senior Director of Communication for ArtsQuest. The festival has had to reinvent itself this year in response to the COVID-19 crisis, finding a way to present 80 performers.

Pentley Holmes on Live from Godfrey Daniels

Aug 8, 2019

Easton-based singer-songwriter Pentley Holmes joins host Dina Hall for an interview and in-studio performance on Live from Godfrey Daniels to preview his upcoming Musikfest set.


We Banjo 3 Live on The Blend

Aug 7, 2019
Shamus McGroggan

Galway, Ireland bluegrass/folk band We Banjo 3 join host Dave Pandl in the studio for a live performance and interview previewing their Musikfest appearance.


Seth Witcher Live on The Blend

Aug 1, 2019
Shamus McGtoggan

Allentown alternative pop artist Seth Witcher joins host Stewart Brodian in the WDIY studios for a live performance and interview ahead of his three upcoming sets at Musikfest.


Your Official Musikfest 2019 Preview on LV Arts Salon

Aug 1, 2019

Musikfest is returning to Bethlehem for 2019 and we’ve got your official preview! Host Charles James welcomes guests from ArtsQuest to tell us what’s in store for the festival’s 36th year: Mark Demko, Senior Director of Communications, and Shayna Super, Performing Arts Specialist.

Sarah Shown and Taylor Galassi from This Way to Egress join host Bill Dautremont-Smith to talk about their upcoming set for Musikfest 2019 on the festival's final day. We also listen to their new full-band studio rendition of "House of the Rising Sun" and a reworking of their song "Whiskey on My Grave."


Ugandan singer-songwriter Tshila joins host Bill Dautremont-Smith to talk about her upcoming performance on the final Sunday of Musikfest 2019.

ArtsQuest Founder Jeff Parks on LV Discourse

Sep 20, 2018

Jeff Parks, founder and former President of ArtsQuest and Musikfest, discusses his recently published book, 'Stronger Than Steel: Forging a Rust Belt Renaissance', with host Sally Handlon.

WDIY Studio Session: American Trappist

Aug 22, 2018

WDIY's Musikfest 2018 features continued with a live interview and acoustic perfromance from Joe Michelini of Philadelphia indie rock band American Trappist. 

Michelini previewed his Musikfest show later that night where he appeared for an acoustic solo American Trappist set.


(Original air-date: 8/9/2018)

WDIY Studio Session: Serene Green

Aug 20, 2018

WDIY's Musikfest 2018 features continued as host Carlos Benjamin welcomed Northeast PA bluegrass band Serene Green to the studio for a live interview and performance. The band previewed their Musikfest set as well as an appearance at Two Rivers Brewing Company in Easton.

(Original air-date: 8/11/2018)

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