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Grammy-winning pop rock trio Paramore returns to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Oct. 10

Grammy-winning pop rock trio Paramore returns to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Oct. 10

From a press release: It was announced today that Grammy Award-winning pop rock band Paramore, known for big hits like “Misery Business,” “Crushcrushcrush,” “That’s What You Get,” “The Only Exception,” “Still Into You,” and “Ain’t It Fun,” will return to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Tuesday, Oct. 10 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which are […]

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String trio Simply Three blends classical and pop music at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 15

String trio Simply Three blends classical and pop music at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 15

From a press release: It was announced today that string trio Simply Three will visit the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m., playing chamber music covers of popular music. Tickets go on sale this Friday, May 19 at 10 a.m. and will be available at the Kirby Center box […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Milo (collie mix) and Lacey (gray and white cat)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Milo (collie mix) and Lacey (gray and white cat)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features dogs, cats, and occasionally some surprises up for adoption in the hopes of finding them a loving home. Blue Chip Farm (974 Lockville Rd., Dallas) is a no-kill shelter, a place where no animal is too […]

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Classic Motown group the Commodores get funky at Mt. Airy Casino Resort in Mt. Pocono on May 27

Classic Motown group the Commodores get funky at Mt. Airy Casino Resort in Mt. Pocono on May 27

From a press release: Classic funk/soul band the Commodores, known for ’70s and ’80s hits like “Brick House,” “Lady (You Bring Me Up),” “Fancy Dancer,” “Too Hot ta Trot,” “Easy,” “Three Times a Lady,” and “Nightshift,” will be performing in Gypsies Lounge at Mount Airy Casino Resort in Mount Pocono on Saturday, May 27 at […]

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‘The Price is Right Live!’ will come on down to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Oct. 14

‘The Price is Right Live!’ will come on down to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Oct. 14

From a press release: You can win cash and prizes at the interactive stage production of the longest running game show in television history when “The Price is Right Live!” comes to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $45, plus applicable fees, go on sale this […]

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Progressive rockers Yes say Yestival Tour coming to Hershey Theatre on Aug. 14

Progressive rockers Yes say Yestival Tour coming to Hershey Theatre on Aug. 14

From a press release: Trailblazing English progressive rock band Yes announced today that they are bringing their 2017 Yestival Summer Tour to the Hershey Theatre on Monday, Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. Tickets for this show, which are $47.85, $57.85, $82.35, and $132.35 (processing fees apply), go on sale this Friday, May 12 at 10 […]

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Railroad Earth and moe. jam on Sherman Summer Stage at Pocono Mountain Carnival Grounds on Aug. 25

Railroad Earth and moe. jam on Sherman Summer Stage at Pocono Mountain Carnival Grounds on Aug. 25

From a press release: Jam bands Railroad Earth and moe., who have both played at the Peach Music Festival in Scranton over the years, will be rocking together again on the Sherman Theater’s Summer Stage, located at the Pocono Mountain Carnival Grounds in Mount Pocono, on Friday, Aug. 25 at 6 p.m. Tickets, which are […]

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Video Games Live multimedia concert at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre rescheduled for Jan. 12

Video Games Live multimedia concert at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre rescheduled for Jan. 12

From a press release: Due to a scheduling conflict, Video Games Live has rescheduled two of their upcoming concerts, including their Friday, May 19 performance at the F.M. Kirby Center. It will now be performed in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. and will still feature members of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic. […]

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Punk rockers Social Distortion return to Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Aug. 8

Punk rockers Social Distortion return to Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Aug. 8

From a press release: It was announced today that one of the bestselling, pioneering punk rock bands of all time, Social Distortion, will return to the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Tuesday, Aug. 8 at 7:30 p.m., this time with special guest Jade Jackson. Tickets, which are $31 in advance or $36 the day of […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength for a Reason to receive Lifetime Achievement at Steamtown Music Awards; 33 ECMC performers announced

EXCLUSIVE: Strength for a Reason to receive Lifetime Achievement at Steamtown Music Awards; 33 ECMC performers announced

From a press release: The Steamtown Music Awards and the Electric City Music Conference have announced that the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Nanticoke hardcore band Strength for a Reason. Over the last 20 years, Strength for a Reason has become a cornerstone of the Northeastern Pennsylvania music scene while achieving national […]