Music

 Rich Howells

Getting to know Jack Woodbridge

Getting to know Jack Woodbridge

Scranton singer/songwriter opens up about his multiple musical personalities

ven after about three decades in the business, three solo albums, and countless performances from here to New York City, we’re still getting to know Jack Woodbridge. Actually, he’s still figuring out who he is as well. Releasing a new album called “You Don’t Know Jack” last Sunday at Duffy’s Coffee House in Clarks Summit, […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO PREMIERE: Jack Woodbridge – ‘It’s All in His Head’

Scranton singer/songwriter Jack Woodbridge just released his third album, “You Don’t Know Jack,” and we’ve got the exclusive online premiere of the music video for his first single, “It’s All in His Head.” The video, starring Jimmy Reynolds, Steven Beautz, Jonathan Chesnick, Amanda Yitkakovitch, Colleen Reynolds, Victoria Orazi, and Susan Kitcho, was filmed in Scranton […]

 Cami Kyttle

PHOTOS: Breaking Benjamin, 09/20/14

PHOTOS: Breaking Benjamin, 09/20/14

Coming back from hiatus with a brand new lineup, Breaking Benjamin returned to the band’s old stomping grounds at Gator’s Pub and Eatery (75 Main St., Luzerne), previously known as Brews Brothers West and the Voodoo Lounge, for two back-to-back sold-out shows on Friday, Sept. 19 and Saturday, Sept. 20. NEPA Scene was there for […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: Minus Fields – ‘Andro’

Minus Fields premiered their first-ever music video on Sept. 17 for “Andro,” featuring animation and direction by Kyle Rebar. The track comes from the Scranton-based trio’s five-song EP, “Ceramic,” which was released earlier this month. Minus Fields features Chris Genovese on bass, Jarett Schnessel on drums, and Michael Lambert on guitar and vocals. The hard […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: Motionless In White – ‘Reincarnate’ (with behind-the-scenes photos)

Motionless In White released their new album, “Reincarnate,” on Tuesday, along with a characteristically creepy music video for the title track. Filmed in Los Angeles, California in the ballroom and the supposedly haunted Valentino Suite of the Alexandria Hotel, Alternative Press posted a set of behind-the-scenes photos from the shoot (which can be viewed here) […]

 Rich Howells

STREAMING: Motionless In White reveal all songs from ‘Reincarnate’ in hidden coffins

STREAMING: Motionless In White reveal all songs from ‘Reincarnate’ in hidden coffins

Scranton’s Motionless In White is streaming their brand new album, “Reincarnate,” through YouTube after fans found each song “hidden” in a scavenger hunt across the world – including right here in NEPA. GO. http://t.co/6GvxPkoNp9 || Location #1: 41.263395, -75.895257 #Reincarnate pic.twitter.com/ZPAoGPf9So — Motionless In White (@MIWband) September 10, 2014 On Sept. 10, 13 cities, which ranged from […]

 Rich Howells

Down to Six announce lineup changes, work on new album

Down to Six announce lineup changes, work on new album

Wilkes-Barre alt rockers Down to Six announced a few lineup changes today via Facebook, including two new additions and the return of a previous member. Joe Wilga and Bill Gerrity of Scranton indie band Lost Continents are now handling second guitar and drum duties, respectively, and bass player Nick Blockus has returned to the group […]

 Rich Howells

STREAMING: Gentleman East’s new single ‘Oh Yesterday’

Gentleman East, comprised of former members of The Badlees and Breaking Benjamin, started streaming “Oh Yesterday” just, well, yesterday. Listen to the song at the YouTube link above. It is the first track from their forthcoming debut record. A release date has yet to be announced. The band – Bret Alexander (The Badlees), Aaron Fink […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

The Top 40 albums in NEPA, 09/16/14

The Top 40 albums in NEPA, 09/16/14

Each week, Joe Nardone’s Gallery of Sound provides NEPA Scene with the Top 40 best-selling albums in its Northeastern Pennsylvania stores from the previous week. Every album is followed by its rank from the week before. “D” indicates a debut this week. *Note: The Beatles’ Mono vinyl releases don’t show up in this chart due […]

 Rich Howells

Breaking Benjamin announce two shows in Luzerne this weekend

Breaking Benjamin announce two shows in Luzerne this weekend

After announcing their official return from hiatus almost a month ago, Breaking Benjamin will be playing two shows in Luzerne on Friday, Sept. 19 and Saturday, Sept. 20. The all-ages shows – the first in the area to feature the successful Wilkes-Barre band’s new lineup – will be at Gator’s Pub and Eatery (75 Main […]