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VIDEO PREMIERE: Wilkes-Barre rock band Portland Frank remembers ‘Buck’ in heartbreaking tribute

VIDEO PREMIERE: Wilkes-Barre rock band Portland Frank remembers ‘Buck’ in heartbreaking tribute

With a name that can be found on Urban Dictionary, it may be hard to imagine that Portland Frank would produce a poignant, sentimental song…

VIDEO PREMIERE: Wilkes-Barre alt rock duo What Elephant? puts ‘Blast Shields Down!’ for lonely astronaut

With an alternative rock sound as vast and varied as the far reaches of outer space, only a daydreaming astronaut could traverse the wide-open world…

NEPA SCENE SESSIONS: Scranton indie/alt/punk singer/songwriter Betty White Devil

Scranton singer/songwriter D.J. Baker painted vivid pictures of personal memories with his indie/alternative/punk rock project Betty White Devil in Episode 5 of NEPA Scene Sessions.…

NY psychedelic surf rock band Cortez rides wave of popularity in NEPA

Over the past year, Goldstein’s Deli has ramped up their live music acts, hosting four to six each month and featuring various genres and lineups…

Prog rock supergroup Beat play ’80s King Crimson at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 4

From a press release: Former King Crimson members Adrian Belew and Tony Levin have banded together with guitar virtuoso Steve Vai and explosive Tool drummer…

Post Malone rides ‘F-1 Trillion’ country tour to Montage Mountain on Sept. 25 and Hersheypark Stadium on Sept. 20

Post Malone rides ‘F-1 Trillion’ country tour to Montage Mountain on Sept. 25 and Hersheypark Stadium on Sept. 20

From a press release: Today, record-breaking global superstar Post Malone announced the F-1 Trillion Tour,…

NEPA SCENE SESSIONS: Scranton alternative rock singer/songwriter Apollo Putnam

NEPA SCENE SESSIONS: Scranton alternative rock singer/songwriter Apollo Putnam

Scranton singer/songwriter Apollo Putnam plays his sagacious alternative rock songs acoustically, which is how they…

America plays 50 years of classic rock hits at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 19

America plays 50 years of classic rock hits at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 19

From a press release: The iconic multi-platinum-selling rock group America will celebrate their 54th anniversary…

NEPA SCENE SESSIONS: Wilkes-Barre acoustic indie/emo duo In A Perfect Sky

NEPA SCENE SESSIONS: Wilkes-Barre acoustic indie/emo duo In A Perfect Sky

Wilkes-Barre indie/emo duo In A Perfect Sky, who recently released their debut EP of personal…

NEPA SCENE SESSIONS: Wilkes-Barre rock band So Much Hope, Buried

NEPA SCENE SESSIONS: Wilkes-Barre rock band So Much Hope, Buried

Wilkes-Barre rock band So Much Hope, Buried plays acoustic versions of their melodic post-hardcore music…

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PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fan Expo Philadelphia on Star Wars Day, 05/04/24

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fan Expo Philadelphia on Star Wars Day, 05/04/24

The power of the Force was on full display as thousands of fans spent “Star Wars Day,” May the 4th, in…

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fan Expo Philadelphia – Hayden Christensen, Vincent D’Onofrio, and more, 06/03/23

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fan Expo Philadelphia – Hayden Christensen, Vincent D’Onofrio, and more, 06/03/23

Following many years as Wizard World, the long-running pop culture convention relaunched as Fan Expo Philadelphia in 2022. Its second year…

PHOTOS: 2022 New York Comic Con at Javits Center, 10/06-08/22

PHOTOS: 2022 New York Comic Con at Javits Center, 10/06-08/22

Geek culture invaded New York City once again on the weekend of Oct. 6-9, and locals who see it all just…

After 35 years, animated ‘G.I. Joe: The Movie’ receives theatrical release in NEPA on June 23-25

After 35 years, animated ‘G.I. Joe: The Movie’ receives theatrical release in NEPA on June 23-25

From a press release: Fathom Events and Hasbro are bringing the classic 1987 action/adventure animated film “G.I. Joe: The Movie” to…

Wrestlers face off in live ‘Electric City Showdown’ at Marketplace at Steamtown in Scranton on May 14

Wrestlers face off in live ‘Electric City Showdown’ at Marketplace at Steamtown in Scranton on May 14

From a press release: This week, High Tension Wrestling announced that it will present a live professional wrestling event, dubbed the…

First-ever ‘Scranton Showdown’ pits Lackawanna College against Marywood in esports competition on April 23

First-ever ‘Scranton Showdown’ pits Lackawanna College against Marywood in esports competition on April 23

From a press release: Today, the Lackawanna College eSports Department, in partnership with Marywood University eSports, announced the creation of the…

WWE SmackDown returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on May 13

WWE SmackDown returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on May 13

From a press release: It was announced today that WWE and the Superstars of “Friday Night SmackDown” will return to Mohegan…

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders don custom jerseys, including Marvel uniforms, during 2022 season

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders don custom jerseys, including Marvel uniforms, during 2022 season

From a press release: As the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders prepare for the 2022 season, the team has unveiled its custom jersey nights slated for the upcoming schedule. The season begins on…

PHOTOS: WWE SmackDown at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, 10/29/21

PHOTOS: WWE SmackDown at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, 10/29/21

They may have been a few days early for Halloween, but the colorful tights, big personalities, and dramatic theatrics of the WWE Superstars topped anything you could possibly see trick-or-treating…

Travelocity founder Terry Jones gives business speech at Wilkes University on Oct. 21

Travelocity founder Terry Jones gives business speech at Wilkes University on Oct. 21

From a press release: Terry Jones, founder of travelocity.com and founding chairman of kayak.com, will deliver the Allan P. Kirby Lecture in Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at Wilkes University in…

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‘SNL’ comedian Pete Davidson returns to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sept. 12

‘SNL’ comedian Pete Davidson returns to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sept. 12

From a press release: It was announced today that celebrated comedian, actor, writer, and producer Pete Davidson returns to the F.M. Kirby Center for an…

Comedian Howie Mandel performs at Mohegan Pa. in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 18

Comedian Nick Swardson comes to Scranton Cultural Center on Nov. 23

Lackawanna County Commissioners form film commission, offer tax credit to filmmakers

‘Christmas Vacation’ star Chevy Chase comes to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre for screening on Dec. 17

‘Golden Girls’ murder mystery travels to Mohegan Pa. in Wilkes-Barre Oct. 7-8

Keanu Reeves’ rock band Dogstar performs at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Oct. 7

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