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2019 country shows at Montage Mountain in Scranton announced, Megaticket on sale Feb. 15

2019 country shows at Montage Mountain in Scranton announced, Megaticket on sale Feb. 15

From a press release: Today, Live Nation and The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton have officially announced the return of the Country Megaticket, a four-show package featuring “the summer’s hottest country shows” on the mountain. Available online only through megaticket.com, the 2019 Country Megaticket gives fans the chance to buy tickets first. It includes […]

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Young punk trio Blind Choice plays 100th show at V-Spot in Scranton on Feb. 15

Young punk trio Blind Choice plays 100th show at V-Spot in Scranton on Feb. 15

From a press release: Lehigh Valley punk rock trio Blind Choice will make their debut at The V-Spot in Scranton on Friday, Feb. 15 at 9:30 p.m., which also marks the band’s 100th live show. Comprised of Dylan Pysher (guitar and lead vocals) and Matt Habrial (bass) of Pen Argyl and Tanner Snyder (drums) of […]

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Platinum-selling country star Lee Brice returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 29

Platinum-selling country star Lee Brice returns to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 29

From a press release: It was announced today that gold and platinum-selling country music star Lee Brice will return to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, March 29 at 8 p.m., presented by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton country music radio station Froggy 101 as part of the PNC Celebrity series. Tickets, which are $39.50, $49.50, $59.50, […]

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Multi-platinum rock band Evanescence returns to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on May 14

Multi-platinum rock band Evanescence returns to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on May 14

From a press release: It was announced today that multi-platinum-selling, Grammy Award-winning rock band Evanescence will return to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Tuesday, May 14 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $49.50, plus applicable fees, go on sale this Friday, Feb. 8 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at sandseventcenter.com, the Event […]

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Chris Young takes Raised on Country Tour with Chris Janson to Montage Mountain in Scranton on June 21

Chris Young takes Raised on Country Tour with Chris Janson to Montage Mountain in Scranton on June 21

From a press release: After launching his first arena headlining tour last year, multi-platinum singer/songwriter Chris Young announced the 2019 Raised on Country Tour today. Sharing the same name as his “funky, rollicking, lively” (Music Row) new single, which name-checks his predecessors and country music icons Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Joe Diffie, George Strait, Alan […]

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Original Yes vocalist Jon Anderson sings at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 15

Original Yes vocalist Jon Anderson sings at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 15

From a press release: It was announced today that Jon Anderson, the founding singer of prog rock band Yes, will perform with a full band at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Monday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m. The show is part of the 1000 Hands Tour, named after his upcoming 15th studio album, […]

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Ramones drummer Richie Ramone plays at Stage West in Scranton on May 5

Ramones drummer Richie Ramone plays at Stage West in Scranton on May 5

From a press release: It was announced today that Richie Ramone, one of the last living members of the legendary punk band the Ramones, will return to Scranton for a show at Stage West on Sunday, May 5 at 7 p.m., playing Ramones hits as well as his solo material. Tickets, which are $13 in […]

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Grammy-winning Zac Brown Band is back at Hersheypark Stadium with Lukas Nelson on Aug. 29

Grammy-winning Zac Brown Band is back at Hersheypark Stadium with Lukas Nelson on Aug. 29

From a press release: Today, the multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning Zac Brown Band announced dates for their highly anticipated summer 2019 outing The Owl Tour with cosmic country soul rock band Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real on select stops throughout the tour’s run, including Hersheypark Stadium on Thursday, Aug. 29 at 7 p.m. The […]

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Classic heavy metal band Attacker hits Irish Wolf Pub in Scranton on March 16

Classic heavy metal band Attacker hits Irish Wolf Pub in Scranton on March 16

From a press release: New Jersey power metal band Attacker with bring their classic heavy metal sound to the Irish Wolf Pub in downtown Scranton on Saturday, March 16. Local metal bands Beyond Fallen, Threatpoint, Prosody, and Royal Hell will open this show, which is a makeup date after Attacker canceled a 2018 concert at […]

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Post-grunge band Smile Empty Soul rocks Stage West in Scranton on March 6

Post-grunge band Smile Empty Soul rocks Stage West in Scranton on March 6

From a press release: Los Angeles post-grunge band Smile Empty Soul, best known for the hit singles “Bottom of a Bottle,” “Nowhere Kids,” and “Silhouettes,” will bring The Oblivion of Souls Tour with September Mourning and Rise Among Rivals to Stage West in Scranton on Wednesday, March 6. Doors at Stage West (301 N. Main […]