Erie Reader: Vol. 5, No. 3

February 4th, 2015 — February 17th, 2015
http://www.eriereader.com/issue/5/3
Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:40 AM

Overzealous? We weren't zealous enough, argues Rick Filippi.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:30 AM

We should embrace this reality rather than resist it. It means we can take risks.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:20 AM

Jay Stevens wants to be optimistic. He also wants to believe. He really, really does -- but...

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:10 AM

A group of Davids pulled their slingshots taut and took down the Goliath of big business, special interests, and government.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:00 AM

FILM at the Erie Art Museum kicks off a new season with a double-feature.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:50 AM

The ECO is providing some extra star power to its usual sonic excellence, providing a wonderful opportunity to enjoy one of the world’s finest composers. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:40 AM

Creating the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Erie 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:30 AM

An Examination of the Region’s Industrial Forecast 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:20 AM

The talented sextet of hirsute hooligans may not hail straight from the Emerald Isle, but you couldn’t tell from the group’s high-energy Irish jams.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:10 AM

Erie Could Become the First City in Pennsylvania to Have Gigabyte Fiber To The Home

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 6:00 AM

Docksider is serving up a healthy dose of funky, deep-groovin’ sound, soaked in sun, drenched in good vibes, and straight beaming with socially-conscious positivity – just what we need to get us through a couple more months of these long, cold, dreary winter nights.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:50 AM

LEAF hosts its tenth annual Winterfest, a celebration of all things snowy and outdoors. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:40 AM

Fourteen productions. Thirty-six performances. One Fringe Fest. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:30 AM
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Cole's stage attitude is casual, playful, and energetic, and says swing, swing, swing -- that’s so, whether he’s doing a ballad or love song or an up-tempo be-bop classic or a Cole Porter or George Gershwin standard or a simple, even corny (by jazz standards) pop song, past or present.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:20 AM

Go see 'The Jimi Hendrix of Violin' in Erie

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:10 AM

To describe The Intergalactic Nemesis – Target Earth: A Live Action Graphic Novel is to attempt to describe many things. Here’s what it’s not: boring.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 5:00 AM

If Fall Out Boy wants to save rock ‘n’ roll, this is not the way to do it. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:50 AM
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A sharp, high-energy sound that is exciting but sometimes jarring. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:40 AM

Coming from a group that has dabbled in verbose musings into anything from Japanese folk tales to sea shanties, a simple, more relaxed release almost seems odd, but the results generally work. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:30 AM

A deftly crafted album that’s both immensely detailed and delicate. 

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:20 AM

Confronting Injustice: A Woman’s Voice Challenges Viewers to Consider Wrongs of Society and What We Might Do to Affect Change

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:10 AM

The landmark theater is getting a date with a wrecking ball.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:00 AM

A look at  the legendary – not only in Erie but nationally – basketball game between Youngstown State University and Gannon College.

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 at 7:30 PM

We welcome you to the Industry, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Issue, what will become a perennial look at the climate of industry in Erie.

CURRENT

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

Best-selling Author to discuss works at Mercyhurst

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.