NEPA Scene Staff

Rise Against hit Upper Darby and NYC on tour with Touché Amoré and Radkey

From a press release: Rise Against are set to play their first North American dates since the release of their seventh studio album, “The Black Market,” on July 15 on Interscope Records. Highlighted by their marquee slots at all three of the 2014 Riot Fest dates, the tour will touch 22 cities starting Aug. 31 […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Bayside coming back to Pennsylvania after Warped Tour stop

From a press release: In support of their most recent album “Cult,” which debuted at No. 24 on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums chart, pop punk powerhouse and Hopeless Records recording artist Bayside is gearing up for a short headlining tour that will take the band through Pennsylvania and New York in October. Bayside recently performed […]

 Rich Howells

Jack Kirby limited edition beer benefits comic creators

Jack Kirby limited edition beer benefits comic creators

Comic book readers who also happen to be beer drinkers may want to take a day trip to the Shmaltz Brewery in Clifton Park, New York at the end of the month. The brewery will be celebrating what would have been the legendary Jack Kirby’s 97th birthday by releasing “King Kirby Ale” as part of […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Diana Krall brings ‘Wallflower World Tour’ to Kirby Center

From a press release: Five-time Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist and world renowned singer Diana Krall announced U.S. dates for the fall leg of her “Wallflower World Tour,” which includes only one stop in Pennsylvania – at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts (71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre) on Nov. 26 at 8 p.m. Tickets […]

 Rich Howells

New Found Glory has a new video, album, and tour

New Found Glory has announced a release date for their new album, “Resurrection,” accompanied by a new music video, as well as the dates for the fifth annual Glamour Kills Tour, which the band is headlining. The pop punk godfathers, who formed in 1997, will release their eighth studio album through Hopeless Records on Oct. […]

 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

Like it or not, Limp Bizkit is back with new song and U.S. tour

After directing a series of surprisingly nookie-free commercials for eHarmony (seriously, watch the video below), Fred Durst appears to be getting the band back together again for a Limp Bizkit U.S. tour. Love them or hate them, the ‘90s nu metal upstarts have a new album called “Stampede of the Disco Elephants” in the works, […]

 Rich Howells

Primus kicks off Willy Wonka-themed tour in Pennsylvania

Primus kicks off Willy Wonka-themed tour in Pennsylvania

There’s no earthly way of knowing, which direction they are going… unless you check their website, of course. When Primus came to the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre in October 2012, they brought with them a mesmerizing 3D setup that incorporated some of their classic videos with trippy new light and projection effects. It appears […]

 Rich Howells

ARCHIVES: Comic book legend Neal Adams still breaking ground and having fun before Clarks Summit Comic Con

ARCHIVES: Comic book legend Neal Adams still breaking ground and having fun before Clarks Summit Comic Con

Illustrator and writer Neal Adams is a legend in the world of comic books, but his legacy isn’t behind him – it’s up ahead. The 71-year-old New Yorker “couldn’t care less” what he’s remembered for. His early comic strips? His groundbreaking work that changed the way fans look at Batman, Superman, Deadman, X-Men, Green Arrow, […]

 Rich Howells

INFINITE IMPROBABILITY: ‘Pete and Pete’ cast reunion celebrated the weirdness of Wellsville – and childhood

INFINITE IMPROBABILITY: ‘Pete and Pete’ cast reunion celebrated the weirdness of Wellsville – and childhood

I had this bizarre dream the other day that one of my best friends, my boss, and I were hanging out in some ballroom with the entire cast of “The Adventures of Pete and Pete,” chatting about the ‘90s Nickelodeon show and snapping pictures until the wee hours of the following morning. Oh wait, that […]