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’80s rockers Skid Row and Warrant return to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Feb. 25, 2022

’80s rockers Skid Row and Warrant return to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Feb. 25, 2022

From a press release: It was announced today that glam metal bands Skid Row and Warrant, who both had multi-platinum hits in the late 1980s and ’90s, will perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Friday, Feb. 25, 2022. Ted Poley of Danger Danger, known for ’80s hits like “Naughty Naughty” and “Bang Bang,” […]

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Rock legend George Thorogood takes Good to Be Bad Tour to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Dec. 2

Rock legend George Thorogood takes Good to Be Bad Tour to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Dec. 2

From a press release: It was announced today that legendary “Bad to the Bone” blues rock band George Thorogood and the Destroyers will return to Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Thursday, Dec. 2 as part of their Good to Be Bad Tour. Since 1976, they’ve sold over 15 million albums, built a catalog of […]

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Asleep at the Wheel celebrates 50 years of country music at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on April 8, 2022

Asleep at the Wheel celebrates 50 years of country music at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on April 8, 2022

From a press release: It was announced today that 10-time Grammy Award-winning Western swing band Asleep at the Wheel, who are celebrating 50 years of making country music with a new album this year, will perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Friday, April 8, 2022. Doors at Penn’s Peak (325 Maury Rd., Jim […]

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’80s glam metal band Winger performs with Last in Line at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Oct. 22

’80s glam metal band Winger performs with Last in Line at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Oct. 22

From a press release: It was announced today that glam metal band Winger, who released platinum albums in the late ’80s and early ’90s, will perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Friday, Oct. 22 with Last in Line, a heavy metal band formed by the original core lineup of Dio’s 1984 album “The […]

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’80s glam metal bands Great White and BulletBoys rock Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on March 19, 2022

’80s glam metal bands Great White and BulletBoys rock Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on March 19, 2022

From a press release: It was announced today that Grammy-nominated ’80s rock band Great White will perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Saturday, March 19, 2022 with fellow glam metal band BulletBoys. Doors at Penn’s Peak (325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe) open at 7 p.m., and the concert starts at 8 p.m. Tickets, […]

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Multi-platinum rockers Stone Temple Pilots play at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Nov. 7

Multi-platinum rockers Stone Temple Pilots play at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Nov. 7

From a press release: Supporting their second album with new lead singer Jeff Gutt, alternative rock band Stone Temple Pilots are back on the road and will perform at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on Sunday, Nov. 7 with Nashville rockers Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown. Doors at Penn’s Peak (325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe) […]

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Old Crow Medicine Show is ‘Back in the Saddle’ at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on July 10

Old Crow Medicine Show is ‘Back in the Saddle’ at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on July 10

From a press release: Old Crow Medicine Show started busking on street corners in 1998 from New York state up through Canada, winning audiences along the way with their boundless energy and spirit. They eventually found themselves in Boone, North Carolina, where they caught the attention of folk icon Doc Watson while playing in front […]

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German metal band Accept gets heavy and ‘Mean’ at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on July 2

German metal band Accept gets heavy and ‘Mean’ at Penn’s Peak in Jim Thorpe on July 2

From a press release: Penn’s Peak adjusted to the pandemic and kept live music alive with socially distanced events, but now that COVID-19 cases are down and indoor restrictions have been lifted, the Jim Thorpe venue is finally welcoming national and international touring acts back to its stage, the first coming 482 days after its […]

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Wilkes-Barre’s Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen celebrate new single with live concert on May 1

Wilkes-Barre’s Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen celebrate new single with live concert on May 1

From a press release: Wilkes-Barre blues rockers Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen are set to release a new single, “Broken,” on Friday, April 30, and soon after, the power trio will celebrate with their first theater show of the year. Recorded at 8 Days a Week Studios in Northumberland by revered engineer/producer and former […]

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Director Jeffrey Garcia, the ‘Kong of Wrong,’ shows latest offense at Jim Thorpe Indie Film Festival on April 24

Director Jeffrey Garcia, the ‘Kong of Wrong,’ shows latest offense at Jim Thorpe Indie Film Festival on April 24

Controversial comic filmmaker and music video director Jeffrey Garcia of San Marcos, Texas brings his funny and disturbing first feature, “Henrietta and Her Dismal Display of Affection,” to the Jim Thorpe Independent Film Festival at the Mauch Chunk Opera House on Saturday, April 24 at midnight. The boundary-pushing auteur will present his film in person, […]

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