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THE LAWSUITS - SONIC SOUL-SEARCHING AND SWELLING STARDOM

THE LAWSUITS – SONIC SOUL-SEARCHING AND SWELLING STARDOM

BY JACK FIRNENO PHOTOS COURTESY OF MATT SMITH/HOT BOX STUDIOS When Brian Dale Allen Strouse answers his phone, he is quickly approaching the Massachusetts’ state line. As both the frontman and guitarist for the Lawsuits, a neo-folk band out of Bucks County, he and the rest of the group are on their way to the...
GHOSTS IN THE VALLEY - TIMELESS PUNK PUNCHES NO CLOCK

GHOSTS IN THE VALLEY – TIMELESS PUNK PUNCHES NO CLOCK

BY JACK FIRNENO PHOTOS COURTESY OF JOHN BRAYSHAW AND JOE PROCOPIO Recently, Ghosts in the Valley were slated to play an all-ages punk show. It’s the kind of gig where most of the bands – and much of the audience – are usually right at or below the legal drinking age. While setting up their...