NEPA Scene Staff

Heavy metal bands Queensrÿche and Lynch Mob rock Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on May 6

Heavy metal bands Queensrÿche and Lynch Mob rock Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on May 6

From a press release: It was announced today that multi-platinum-selling progressive metal band Queensrÿche will perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe with special guests Lynch Mob, which features former Dokken guitarist George Lynch, on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $29 in advance or $34 the day of the show, […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Metal legends Judas Priest bring ‘Firepower’ to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on March 13

Metal legends Judas Priest bring ‘Firepower’ to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on March 13

From a press release: One of heavy metal’s most legendary acts will be hitting the road in 2018 in support of their new studio album, “Firepower.” Judas Priest’s Firepower 2018 Tour will kick off on Tuesday, March 13 at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre with special guests Saxon and Black Star […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Former Dio members in Last in Line return to Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Nov. 3

Former Dio members in Last in Line return to Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Nov. 3

From a press release: Last in Line, a heavy metal band formed by the original core lineup of Dio’s 1984 album “The Last in Line,” will return to the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Friday, Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $23 in advance or $27 the day of the show, are on […]

 Rich Howells

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: New Scranton doom/sludge metal band Dour

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: New Scranton doom/sludge metal band Dour

Recorded and produced every week by Internet marketing company Coal Creative in their production studio in downtown Wilkes-Barre, the NEPA Scene Podcast presents honest, uncensored interviews and in-depth discussions about local arts, entertainment, and the issues that matter to Northeastern Pennsylvania. The live, multi-camera show streams in high definition on NEPA Scene’s Facebook page on […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Chart-topping metalcore band I Prevail returns to Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Oct. 28

Chart-topping metalcore band I Prevail returns to Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Oct. 28

From a press release: After playing there earlier this year, Detroit metalcore band I Prevail will return to the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Saturday, Oct. 28 at 6:45 p.m. on their Rage on the Stage Tour with We Came as Romans, The Word Alive, and Escape the Fate. Tickets, which are $25 in advance […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

WWE Superstar Chris Jericho’s metal band Fozzy rocks Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 4

WWE Superstar Chris Jericho’s metal band Fozzy rocks Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 4

From a press release: It was announced today that Atlanta, Georgia metal outfit Fozzy, led by singer Chris Jericho of WWE fame and guitarist Rich Ward of Stuck Mojo, will visit the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre to play its “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” concert series, presented by City Market and Café, on Wednesday, […]

 Rich Howells

SONG PREMIERE: Scranton metal band Behind the Grey commits ‘Treason’ with new EP

SONG PREMIERE: Scranton metal band Behind the Grey commits ‘Treason’ with new EP

For a year now, rising Scranton metal band Behind the Grey has been working hard on the follow-up to their 2015 debut album, “Through the Grip of Tyrants.” Rather than make fans wait any longer for their next full-length record, they’re releasing a four-song EP – their first recording with new singer Dom Vito and […]

 Rich Howells

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: The music and friendships of Scranton metal band Behind the Grey

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: The music and friendships of Scranton metal band Behind the Grey

Recorded and produced every week by Internet marketing company Coal Creative in their production studio in downtown Wilkes-Barre, the NEPA Scene Podcast presents honest, uncensored interviews and in-depth discussions about local arts, entertainment, and the issues that matter to Northeastern Pennsylvania. The live, multi-camera show streams in high definition on NEPA Scene’s Facebook page on […]

 Rich Howells

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: NEPA Metal Meltdown in Scranton with Beyond Fallen and Threatpoint

NEPA SCENE PODCAST: NEPA Metal Meltdown in Scranton with Beyond Fallen and Threatpoint

The NEPA Scene Podcast is back in a new location with new co-hosts and a fresh format, conducting the same honest, uncensored interviews and in-depth discussions about Northeastern Pennsylvania that the show has become known for, covering local arts, entertainment, and the issues that matter to the area. Recorded and produced every week by Internet […]

 Rich Howells

4th annual NEPA Metal Meltdown festival on May 5-6 announces 2017 lineup in new venue

4th annual NEPA Metal Meltdown festival on May 5-6 announces 2017 lineup in new venue

The two-day NEPA Metal Meltdown festival is returning for its fourth year, this time to a new venue but with the same independent, underground feel, on Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6, promising to “be bigger, better, and louder.” After three years at Diane’s Deli & Internet Cafe in Pittston, this year’s gathering of […]