Erie Reader: Vol. 4, No. 14

July 9th, 2014 — July 22nd, 2014
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/4/14
Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:30 AM

Fragmented Local Government Damaging Region’s Economic Development

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:25 AM

The Walkmen frontman trades in his booming vocal style from the past and adapts to more of a ‘50s and ‘60s croon, tackling both joyous pop tunes and the slow sway.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:20 AM

The Philadelphia-based musician takes listeners on a spiritual journey on his debut.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:10 AM

For his third album under the moniker How to Dress Well, Tom Krell showcases his R&B-tinged pop sound in various states of undress.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Max Bemis is back with a reinvented Say Anything – still vibrant but more mature, electronic, and reflective than ever before.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:45 AM

The firing and hiring gaffe of the General McLane School Board.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:25 AM

Cees Smith: Dutch Soccer Star, Legendary Athlete Who Calls Erie Home

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:00 AM

From destructive days with the guns and the drugs and the fights and the nights in the Greybar Hotel, the renowned videographer is now building a bright future for himself in Erie.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Welcome to the World Cup of gaming.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 7:45 AM

Outlaws I & I, The Ark Band, Preach Freedom + Connect, and Chaka

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 7:15 AM

FILM at the Erie Art Museum celebrates the 50th anniversary of the iconic film A Hard Day's Night.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM

Jam-band Erie vets take to the stage Friday, July 11.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:50 AM

Head to the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church July 11 to 13.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:45 AM

It’s rare that you get to meet a 100 year-old man. It’s an even rarer occasion to meet a 156-year-old man just so happens to be a rock-star, mustachioed man who ran the United States from 1901 to 1909.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:35 AM

The amphitheater at the Lake Erie Arboretum in Frontier Park will host the seasonal series, as this year’s Shakespeare outing will feature a pair of famous Shakespearian duos: Romeo and Juliet and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:20 AM

Blues drummer Gabe Butterfield brings the beats to the Frontier Piazza.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 6:05 AM

The JazzErie Jazz and Blues Walk returns to the streets of Erie Saturday, July 12.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 5:30 AM

A favorite of area roots music fans takes his grit and growl to barnside.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 5:15 AM

After several road matches, the Eerie Rollers next upcoming home bout is slated for Saturday, July 19.

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 4:50 AM

Was the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on contraceptives the right one?

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 4:40 AM

County councilman sheds light on the importance of orginality.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 4:34 PM

This is an exciting and invigorating time for Erie; even as she withers and decays like all things, she also grows and expands.

CURRENT

Video of the debates at the Jefferson Educational Society

A short interview with the Delaware post-hardcore band. 

Opening the lid on a Hallo-wealth of activities 

 

An exit interview with outgoing Erie Mayor Joe Sinnott

 

 

Bolero’s flavors dance the fandango in your mouth

IN THIS ISSUE

Opening the lid on a Hallo-wealth of activities 

 

An exit interview with outgoing Erie Mayor Joe Sinnott

 

 

Bolero’s flavors dance the fandango in your mouth

Best-selling Author to discuss works at Mercyhurst

Anime convention sharpening up for fifth year

Thankfully, as the title implies, this kind of pop is surviving.

Personal confessions of a Rocky-addled mind

Artists reflect on their favorite compositions

We are gonna miss you

Tropidelic will be headlining a show for those who wish to get down to some rhythmic funk.