Music

 Jason Riedmiller

PHOTOS: Cabinet Halloween show at the Sherman Theater, 10/31/15

PHOTOS: Cabinet Halloween show at the Sherman Theater, 10/31/15

Northeastern Pennsylvania bluegrass band Cabinet returned to the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg for the second year for a Halloween concert complete with all the fun and atmosphere of the holiday. Joined by Coal Town Rounders picker and vocalist Chris Kearney, the band gathered around a big campfire right on stage, complete with trees and a […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

A cappella group Straight No Chaser takes ‘New Old Fashioned Tour’ to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 3

A cappella group Straight No Chaser takes ‘New Old Fashioned Tour’ to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 3

From a press release: Just over three years after wowing the crowd at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre, Straight No Chaser has announced their return to the Kirby’s stage as a part of the Wells Fargo Concert and Comedy Series. The male a cappella singing group will visit the Kirby […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

PHOTOS: NEPA Scene’s Got Talent, Week 9, 10/27/15

PHOTOS: NEPA Scene’s Got Talent, Week 9, 10/27/15

A weekly winner and finalist in Season 1, Scranton singer/songwriter Adam Bailey has been working hard throughout Season 2 of NEPA Scene’s Got Talent to hone his original songs and develop his craft, and it paid off on Tuesday, Oct. 27 when he brought Thirst T’s Bar & Grill in Olyphant to a standstill and […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Wizards of Winter storm into Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 27 with holiday rock opera

Wizards of Winter storm into Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 27 with holiday rock opera

From a press release: Can you feel the spirit of Christmas in the air? Just in time to spread the joy of the holidays, yuletide rock ensemble Wizards of Winter are announcing “An Evening with Wizards of Winter” – a 20-city U.S. tour beginning Nov. 19 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and ending on Dec. 29 […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: Relive the wild three-day party in the Camp Bisco 2015 Aftermovie

Camp Bisco‘s inaugural year at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton on July 16-18 was as crazy as one would expect from a electronic/jam band festival founded by the Disco Biscuits, as the “aftermovie” of highlights by Rose Transmedia can attest. Documenting everything from the peaceful water park in the afternoon to the wild […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Australian alt rockers Atlas Genius play free all-ages show at Fuzz 92.1 Radio Theater in Scranton on Nov. 14

Australian alt rockers Atlas Genius play free all-ages show at Fuzz 92.1 Radio Theater in Scranton on Nov. 14

From a press release: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre radio station Fuzz 92.1 (WFUZ) has announced that Australian alternative rock band Atlas Genius will perform a free all-ages show at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14 in the Fuzz Radio Theater (149 Penn Ave., Scranton). To win free tickets to this intimate performance, sign up through the All Access […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

British pop singer Ellie Goulding takes ‘Delirium’ world tour to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on May 11

British pop singer Ellie Goulding takes ‘Delirium’ world tour to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on May 11

From a press release: Ellie Goulding has announced dates for the North American leg of her “Delirium” world tour, which kicks off on April 1, 2016 in Vancouver and crisscrosses the continent through the end of June, when it wraps up with a show at New York City’s Madison Square Garden. It stops at the […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Cabinet throws hometown Holiday Shows for 2nd year at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre Dec. 18-19

Cabinet throws hometown Holiday Shows for 2nd year at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre Dec. 18-19

From a press release: Americana/bluegrass band Cabinet has announced that their annual hometown Holiday Shows are returning to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre. This will be the second year at the historical theater, occupying the venue’s Chandelier Lobby for two nights – Friday, Dec. 18 and Saturday, Dec. 19. Each night will feature two sets […]

 Rich Howells

From punk rocker to ‘Rocky Horror,’ Wilkes-Barre singer Markus A. D. bares all in racy role

From punk rocker to ‘Rocky Horror,’ Wilkes-Barre singer Markus A. D. bares all in racy role

As a folk punk singer/songwriter, Markus A. D. is used to putting himself out there and pouring his heart out on stage – just not in gold underwear and little else. In last year’s production of “The Rocky Horror Show” at the Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre, he crashed into the role of Eddie – the […]

 Corey Kime

CONCERT REVIEW: Beach Boys and Brian Wilson touring separately, so which band delivers the most ‘Fun, Fun, Fun?’

CONCERT REVIEW: Beach Boys and Brian Wilson touring separately, so which band delivers the most ‘Fun, Fun, Fun?’

As any diehard Beach Boys fan could imagine, I was more than elated to hear a fair share of live classic Beach Boys this weekend. My first stop was to see Brian Wilson and Friends at the Tropicana Casino & Resort in Atlantic City on Saturday, Oct. 24. The venue was the smallest one on […]