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Old Crow Medicine Show rolls the ‘Wagon Wheel’ to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on June 4

Old Crow Medicine Show rolls the ‘Wagon Wheel’ to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on June 4

From a press release: Old Crow Medicine Show started busking on street corners in 1998 from New York state up through Canada, winning audiences along the way with their boundless energy and spirit. They eventually found themselves in Boone, North Carolina, where they caught the attention of folk icon Doc Watson while playing in front […]

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Ratt, Tom Keifer, Skid Row, and Slaughter bring ’80s ‘Big Rock’ to Montage Mountain in Scranton on Aug. 29

Ratt, Tom Keifer, Skid Row, and Slaughter bring ’80s ‘Big Rock’ to Montage Mountain in Scranton on Aug. 29

From a press release: Grab your hairspray and dig your acid wash jeans out of the closet – it was announced today that the Big Rock Summer Tour with ’80s glam metal acts Ratt, Cinderella’s Tom Keifer, Skid Row, and Slaughter is coming to The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton on Saturday, Aug. 29 […]

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The legendary Bob Dylan performs with Nathaniel Rateliff at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on July 7

The legendary Bob Dylan performs with Nathaniel Rateliff at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on July 7

From a press release: Still on his “Never Ending Tour,” it was announced today that legendary singer/songwriter Bob Dylan and his band will take their summer run with Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township on Tuesday, July 7 at 7 p.m. with the Hot […]

 Rich Howells

Avoca indie pop rockers The Cryptid promise ‘Something to Remember’ at EP release show in Pittston on March 13

Avoca indie pop rockers The Cryptid promise ‘Something to Remember’ at EP release show in Pittston on March 13

As one of the most fun and likable bands to frequent the NEPA Scene Rising Talent open mic and talent contest, we missed seeing The Cryptid play on our stage at The V-Spot in Scranton this past season, but they were busy writing new material for what would become their new EP as well as […]

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Grammy-winning Infamous Stringdusters jam at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on April 9

Grammy-winning Infamous Stringdusters jam at Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on April 9

From a press release: After recently wrapping up over 20 dates across the country, including stops in Portland, Seattle, Chicago, San Francisco, and Denver, Grammy Award-winning jamgrass band The Infamous Stringdusters will begin the month of April with a concert at the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg on Thursday, April 9. The group has performed locally […]

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Jersey Shore’s Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on July 11

Jersey Shore’s Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on July 11

From a press release: It was announced today that Jersey Shore rock ‘n’ soul band Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes will perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $24 for regular reserved seating and $30 for premium reserved seating, go on sale next Friday, […]

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Multi-platinum country star Trace Adkins returns to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on June 25

Multi-platinum country star Trace Adkins returns to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on June 25

From a press release: It was announced today that multi-platinum-selling, Grammy-nominated country megastar Trace Adkins will be back at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Thursday, June 25 at 8 p.m. as part of The Way I Wanna Go Tour. Kicking off on April 15 at the American Music Theatre in Lancaster, the tour will […]

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Folk icon Art Garfunkel gets ‘Close-Up’ at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 24

Folk icon Art Garfunkel gets ‘Close-Up’ at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 24

From a press release: It was announced today that Grammy Award-winning folk music icon and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Art Garfunkel will return to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m. as part of his In Close-Up Tour. His previous visit to the Kirby Center was in […]

 Rich Howells

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Magic Giant throws a ‘Disaster Party’ at Alt 92.1 Private Artist Showcase in Scranton

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Magic Giant throws a ‘Disaster Party’ at Alt 92.1 Private Artist Showcase in Scranton

A few days after finishing up their co-headlining tour with American Authors and visiting Paste magazine’s studio in New York City to play a few stripped down songs, touring indie folk band Magic Giant stopped at the Alt 92.1 Radio Theater in the Scranton Times building on March 2 for another short acoustic set and […]

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Breaking Benjamin is back at Montage Mountain in Scranton with Bush, Theory of a Deadman, and more on July 18

Breaking Benjamin is back at Montage Mountain in Scranton with Bush, Theory of a Deadman, and more on July 18

From a press release: Following the recent wrap-up of their North American co-headlining arena tour with Korn, Wilkes-Barre rock band Breaking Benjamin has announced their 2020 U.S. summer tour with fellow multi-platinum-selling rockers Bush. Produced by Live Nation, the tour featuring opening acts Theory of a Deadman, Saint Asonia, and Cory Marks kicks off July […]