Jason Riedmiller

PHOTOS/REVIEW: Alt 92.1’s opening acts steal Snow Show from sleepy Giant in Wilkes-Barre

PHOTOS/REVIEW: Alt 92.1’s opening acts steal Snow Show from sleepy Giant in Wilkes-Barre

Radio shows are usually an eclectic bag, and Alt 92.1’s second annual Snow Show at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre was no exception. Young the Giant headlined on Sunday, Jan. 27 with their sublime and beautifully played indie pop – the only band to perform with their full stage production of moody solid light, […]

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Alt 92.1’s ALTitude brings Third Eye Blind and Jimmy Eat World to Montage Mountain in Scranton on July 12

Alt 92.1’s ALTitude brings Third Eye Blind and Jimmy Eat World to Montage Mountain in Scranton on July 12

From a press release: Today, Third Eye Blind, known for big radio hits like “Jumper,” “Semi-Charmed Life,” “How’s It Going to Be,” and “Never Let You Go,” announced their 35-city Summer Gods Tour with fellow multi-platinum-selling alternative rock band Jimmy Eat World and opening act Ra Ra Riot, an indie rock group from Syracuse, New […]

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Alt 92.1 hosts free acoustic show by lovelytheband at Stage West in Scranton on Jan. 27

Alt 92.1 hosts free acoustic show by lovelytheband at Stage West in Scranton on Jan. 27

From a press release: Hours before Alt 92.1 presents its second annual Snow Show at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, Jan. 27, the local alternative radio station will bring Los Angeles indie pop group lovelytheband to Stage West in Scranton for a special acoustic set at 3 p.m. This is a free […]

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Alt 92.1 presents alternative rock trio Slothrust at Stage West in Scranton on Feb. 7

Alt 92.1 presents alternative rock trio Slothrust at Stage West in Scranton on Feb. 7

From a press release: It was announced today that Scranton alternative radio station Alt 92.1 will present a concert by Boston alt rock trio Slothrust at Stage West in Scranton on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. With a sound reminiscent of 1990s indie rock that has been likened to the music of Dinosaur Jr. […]

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Alternative rock band Blue October plays at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 19

Alternative rock band Blue October plays at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on April 19

From a press release: It was announced today that platinum-selling Texas alternative rock band Blue October, best known for their hit singles “Hate Me” and “Into the Ocean,” will bring The King Tour to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, April 19 at 8 p.m. This concert is presented by Scranton alternative rock […]

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Young the Giant headlines Alt 92.1 Snow Show at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 27

Young the Giant headlines Alt 92.1 Snow Show at Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 27

From a press release: It was announced today that Scranton alternative radio station Alt 92.1 will present its second annual Snow Show, featuring Young the Giant along with grandson, The Interrupters, and The Nude Party, at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019 at 7 p.m. Tickets, which are $29.50, $39.50, […]

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Blue October plays Alt 92.1 acoustic Christmas concert at The Woodlands in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 7

Blue October plays Alt 92.1 acoustic Christmas concert at The Woodlands in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 7

From a press release: It was announced this week that Scranton alternative rock radio station Alt 92.1 and Blue Moon will present an acoustic Christmas concert with platinum-selling Texas alt rock band Blue October at The Woodlands Inn in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. The stripped-down holiday show will also feature English […]

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Alt 92.1 hosts Furnace Frenzy with Dirty Heads, Jukebox the Ghost, and more at Scranton Iron Furnaces on July 21

Alt 92.1 hosts Furnace Frenzy with Dirty Heads, Jukebox the Ghost, and more at Scranton Iron Furnaces on July 21

From a press release: DamnMillennial! Promotions, a local concert production company that has booked events at The Leonard, the Ritz Theater, The Vault Tap & Kitchen, Levels Bar & Grill, and the Ice Box Sports Complex recently revealed that they will present a series of outdoor shows at the Scranton Iron Furnaces in downtown Scranton. […]

 Brittany Boote

PHOTOS: Alt 92.1 Snow Show with Dashboard Confessional, Tigers Jaw, AJR, and SYML in Wilkes-Barre, 01/28/18

PHOTOS: Alt 92.1 Snow Show with Dashboard Confessional, Tigers Jaw, AJR, and SYML in Wilkes-Barre, 01/28/18

Just a few months after Alt 92.1 held its first big concert event with Bleachers, The Struts, Bishop Briggs, and Welshly Arms, the Scranton radio station returned to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre to host its inaugural Snow Show with Dashboard Confessional, Tigers Jaw, AJR, and SYML on Sunday, Jan. 28. Replacing the Nutcracker […]

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Get hyped for Dashboard Confessional concert at Emo Night pre-party in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 26

Get hyped for Dashboard Confessional concert at Emo Night pre-party in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 26

From a press release: If Dashboard Confessional coming to Wilkes-Barre isn’t emo enough for you, the Screaming Infidelities duo will bring their Emo Night to Senunas’ Bar & Grill in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Jan. 26, just two days before Dashboard performs at Alt 92.1’s first-ever Snow Show at the nearby F.M. Kirby Center on Sunday, […]