Music

 NEPA Scene Staff

The Grascals will be pickin’ and grinnin’ at the Opera House

From a press release: For the Nashville, Tennessee-based bluegrassers The Grascals, the obvious musical connection between band members has grown from shared professional résumés and a deep appreciation for the mingling of bluegrass and country music. They appear at the Mauch Chunk Opera House (14 West Broadway, Jim Thorpe) on Saturday, Aug. 23 with specials […]

 Rich Howells

Superheaven sign with SideOneDummy, tour with Basement

Superheaven sign with SideOneDummy, tour with Basement

Superheaven, the Doylestown artists formerly known as Daylight, has just signed with SideOneDummy Records and will record a new full-length album in October with famed producer Will Yip (Title Fight, Tigers Jaw, Circa Survive) at Studio 4 in Conshohocken. “We are also excited to let you know that our previous LP ‘Jar’ will be re-released […]

 Rich Howells

Motionless In White unveil lyric video for ‘Puppets 3 (The Grand Finale)’

Motionless In White teamed up with Revolver today to premiere the lyric video for “Puppets 3 (The Grand Finale),” a song that will appear on their upcoming album “Reincarnate.” Watch the video above. The track features Dani Filth of Cradle of Filth on guest vocals and seems to mix some black metal influences into their […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

George Thorogood & The Destroyers celebrate 40 years of rock in Wilkes-Barre

George Thorogood & The Destroyers celebrate 40 years of rock in Wilkes-Barre

40 years strong and they’re still bad to the bone. It was announced today that legendary rockers George Thorogood & The Destroyers will bring their 40th anniversary tour to the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts (71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre) on March 19 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale this Thursday, Aug. 7 […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Yellowcard co-headline fall tour, stops in Philly and NYC

Yellowcard, who stopped in Scranton on July 9 with the Vans Warped Tour (and previously in 2012), just announced a co-headlining tour with Memphis May Fire today that will take them to Philadelphia and New York in November. Emarosa will support the fall tour, which begins in Las Vegas on Oct 16. Pre-sale tickets and […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: A Fire With Friends play a new, untitled song

After undergoing some recent lineup changes, Scranton’s A Fire With Friends treated fans to a brand new, as-yet-untitled song on the Summersteps Records Stage at Arts on the Square in downtown Scranton on July 26. We were there to grab some pictures and a video of the new song, which they joked could be named […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

The Wonder Years headline fall tour with Modern Baseball and The Story So Far

The Wonder Years headline fall tour with Modern Baseball and The Story So Far

Philadelphia pop punkers The Wonder Years announced an upcoming fall tour today that includes a stop in their hometown as well as Bethlehem and Patchogue, New York. The supporting acts include another Philly band, Modern Baseball, along with The Story So Far and Gnarwolves. The tour runs almost the entire month of October, starting in […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: Eww Yaboo – ‘Lost for So Long’

Eww Yaboo of Sugar Notch performed several songs from their latest record, “Keep Dreamin’,” on the Summersteps Records Stage at Arts on the Square in downtown Scranton on July 26, including “Lost for So Long.” We were there to grab some pictures and film the video above. Listen to the entire album below: Keep Dreamin' […]

 Rich Howells

VIDEO: Heavy Blonde – ‘Johnny Got Fangs’

Scranton’s Heavy Blonde finished their lively set (and possibly damaged some vocal chords) on the Highway 81 Revisited Stage at Arts on the Square in downtown Scranton on July 26 with the rockin’ “Johnny Got Fangs.” We were there to grab some pictures and film the video above. Look out for a new album from […]

 Rich Howells

PHOTOS: A Fire With Friends, Arts on the Square, 07/26/14

PHOTOS: A Fire With Friends, Arts on the Square, 07/26/14

After undergoing some recent lineup changes, Scranton’s A Fire With Friends closed out the Summersteps Records Stage at Arts on the Square in downtown Scranton on July 26. We were there to shoot some photos and a video of a brand new, as-yet-untitled song. The band is currently working on a new album.