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New York Bee Gees tribute show gets Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre dancing on May 12

New York Bee Gees tribute show gets Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre dancing on May 12

From a press release: FriendlyHart Productions will present the New York Bee Gees, a tribute to the multi-platinum disco-era pop group and the music of the 1970s, at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, May 12 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $29.50, $39.50, and $49.50, go on sale this Friday, March 16 […]

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Philly folk punk singer/songwriter Dave Hause plays at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on June 17

Philly folk punk singer/songwriter Dave Hause plays at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on June 17

From a press release: It was announced today that Philadelphia-born singer/songwriter Dave Hause, whose sound combines punk rock and Americana, will visit the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, June 17 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Live from the Chandelier Lobby concert series, sponsored by City Market and Café. Tickets, which are […]

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Breaking Benjamin and Five Finger Death Punch rock Montage Mountain in Scranton on Aug. 17

Breaking Benjamin and Five Finger Death Punch rock Montage Mountain in Scranton on Aug. 17

From a press release: It was announced last week that Wilkes-Barre’s own Breaking Benjamin and Las Vegas metal band Five Finger Death Punch will return to The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton to perform together on Friday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. Today, further details about the show were revealed. Special guests opening the […]

 Jason Riedmiller

PHOTOS: Alice Cooper at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre, 03/10/18

PHOTOS: Alice Cooper at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre, 03/10/18

Alice Cooper just turned 70 last month, but those who witnessed his return to the F.M. Kirby Center in downtown Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, March 10 certainly wouldn’t know it, as he sounded just as great as ever while sparing no theatrics during the sold-out concert. As a giant tapestry adorned with an illustrated closeup of […]

 Rich Howells

New downtown Wilkes-Barre music venue Karl Hall announces first shows

New downtown Wilkes-Barre music venue Karl Hall announces first shows

In the basement of the Polish Union Building in downtown Wilkes-Barre, a new music venue is emerging to bring weekly all-ages shows back to the local music scene. First announced last fall, Karl Hall is finally ready to open its doors to the general public after holding a soft opening concert with Northeastern Pennsylvania rock […]

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Legendary rock guitarist Peter Frampton comes alive at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on June 18

Legendary rock guitarist Peter Frampton comes alive at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on June 18

From a press release: It was announced today that legendary British rock guitarist Peter Frampton will be live at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Monday, June 18 at 7:30 p.m., presented by the F.M. Kirby Center, BRE, and Rock 107. Tickets, which are $50.50, $60.50, and $76, plus fees, go on sale this […]

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Railroad Earth singer Todd Sheaffer and Cabinet’s Dylan Skursky jam at Jazz Cafe in Plains on March 17

Railroad Earth singer Todd Sheaffer and Cabinet’s Dylan Skursky jam at Jazz Cafe in Plains on March 17

From a press release: Todd Sheaffer, the lead singer, songwriter, and guitarist of New Jersey roots rock/Americana jam band Railroad Earth, will perform with upright bassist Dylan Skursky, formerly of Cabinet before the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre jamgrass band went on hiatus and currently of Gatos Blancos, at the River Street Jazz Cafe in Plains on Saturday, March […]

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Magician Criss Angel conjures ‘Mindfreak Unplugged’ performance at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on May 2

Magician Criss Angel conjures ‘Mindfreak Unplugged’ performance at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on May 2

From a press release: It was announced today that magician and television star Criss Angel will bring his critically-acclaimed “Raw – The Mindfreak Unplugged” show to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Wednesday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which are $49, $69, $99, and $125, plus fees, go on sale next Friday, March […]

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Gaslight Theatre presents Cormac McCarthy’s ‘The Sunset Limited’ in Wilkes-Barre March 16-25

Gaslight Theatre presents Cormac McCarthy’s ‘The Sunset Limited’ in Wilkes-Barre March 16-25

From a press release: The Gaslight Theatre Company will present Pulitzer Prize-winning author Cormac McCarthy’s play “The Sunset Limited,” directed by Dane Bower, on Friday, March 16 and Sunday, March 25 at its theater in the East End Centre in Wilkes-Barre. “The Sunset Limited” is as unique and compelling a theatrical piece as you will […]

 Jason Riedmiller

PHOTOS: Little Big Town, Kacey Musgraves, and Midland at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, 02/22/18

PHOTOS: Little Big Town, Kacey Musgraves, and Midland at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, 02/22/18

Two days before The Breakers Tour came to the iconic Radio City Music Hall in New York City, Grammy Award-winning country band Little Big Town, singer/songwriter Kacey Musgraves, and new trio Midland played for a whole lot of “Happy People” at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, Feb. 22. The […]