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Nanticoke-based band makes their move

Nanticoke-based band makes their move

NANTICOKE — Send Request is back with their second album, “Make Your Move” – a quick follow-up to 2014’s debut EP, “Beyond The Ordinary.” Much like their first stab at original music, the new tunes follow a delightfully bright and boisterous formula of sing-a-long saccharine anthems and filler-free guitar crunchers. Since their 2013 inception, the […]

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Music Charts: Top sellers for week of July 29

Top 8 at 8 with Ralphie Aversa 8. Major Lazer/DJ Snake/MO-Lean On 7. Skrillex/Diplo/Justin Bieber-Where Are U Now 6. Fifth Harmony/Kid Ink-Worth It 5. Walk The Moon-Shut Up And Dance 4. David Guetta/Nicki Minaj/Afrojack/Bebe Rexha-Hey Mama 3. The Weeknd-Can’t Feel My Face 2. Taylor Swift/Kendrick Lamar-Bad Blood 1. Omi-Cheerleader Top 10 Albums at Gallery of […]

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Chris Barnes releases new album, talks about comedic career

Chris Barnes releases new album, talks about comedic career

Chris Barnes plays his blues by planting tongue firmly in cheek, and then biting that tongue with heaping sarcasm and wit. Add in a dash of topical social commentary alongside the funky grooves and thunderous rhythmic assault and you’ve got the foundations of one of the most entertaining, if not pertinent, blues/roots releases in recent […]

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Music Charts: Top sellers for week of July 22

Top 8 at 8 with Ralphie Aversa 8. Sia-Elastic Heart 7. Fifth Harmony/Kid Ink-Worth It 6. The Weeknd-Can’t Feel My Face 5. Wiz Khalifa/Charlie Puth-See You Again 4. Omi-Cheerleader 3. Walk The Moon-Shut Up And Dance 2. David Guetta/Nicki Minaj/Afrojack/Bebe Rexha-Hey Mama 1. Taylor Swift/Kendrick Lamar-Bad Blood Top 10 Albums at Gallery of Sound 1. […]

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Music Charts: Top sellers for week of July 15

Top 8 at 8 with Ralphie Aversa 8. Fall Out Boy-Uma Thurman 7. The Weeknd-Can’t Feel My Face 6. Omi-Cheerleader 5. Fifth Harmony/Kid Ink-Worth It 4. Wiz Khalifa/Charlie Puth-See You Again 3. David Guetta/Nicki Minaj/Afrojack/Bebe Rexha-Hey Mama 2. Walk The Moon-Shut Up And Dance 1. Taylor Swift/Kendrick Lamar-Bad Blood Top 10 Albums at Gallery of […]

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Neck Deep to play acoustic album release show at Gallery of Sound

Neck Deep to play acoustic album release show at Gallery of Sound

By Gene Axton gaxton@timesleader.com Neck Deep will perform at Gallery of Sound on Mundy Street in August. http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Neck-Deep-2015-GOS1.jpg Neck Deep will perform at Gallery of Sound on Mundy Street in August. Wrexham, Wales pop-punk act Neck Deep has announced a series of in-store acoustic performances in support of their new record, “Life’s Not Out to […]

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Music Charts: Top sellers for week of July 8

Top 8 at 8 with Ralphie Aversa 8. Tove Lo-Talking Body 7. The Weeknd-Can’t Feel My Face 6. Omi-Cheerleader 5. Fifth Harmony/Kid Ink-Worth It 4. David Guetta/Nicki Minaj/Afrojack/Bebe Rexha-Hey Mama 3. Wiz Khalifa/Charlie Puth-See You Again 2. Walk The Moon-Shut Up And Dance 1. Taylor Swift/Kendrick Lamar-Bad Blood Top 10 Albums at Gallery of Sound […]

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PA hard rock icon, Jack Pyers, finds acoustic voice

PA hard rock icon, Jack Pyers, finds acoustic voice

Jack Pyers is building his collection for a debut album By Mark Uricheck | For Weekender http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_jackpyers1.jpg Sitting in the lobby of a Pittston hotel on a drab and rainy Sunday for an impromptu interview following a recording session with the inimitable Bret Alexander, Jack Pyers’ casually toned-down appearance couldn’t be any further from the […]

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Neck Deep to play acoustic album release show at Gallery of Sound

Neck Deep to play acoustic album release show at Gallery of Sound

By Gene Axton gaxton@timesleader.com Neck Deep will perform at Gallery of Sound on Mundy Street in August. Wrexham, Wales pop-punk act Neck Deep has announced a series of in-store acoustic performances in support of their new record, “Life’s Not Out to Get You.” The band will play Wilkes-Barre record store Gallery of Sound’s Mundy Street […]

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There’s a ‘Heatwave’ rolling in this summer

There’s a ‘Heatwave’ rolling in this summer

With soulfully trampling horn flourishes culled from Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes’ 70’s best, and a delicately melodic guitar solo on par with Brian May’s instantly recognizable curling leads all thrown at you within the first few minutes of the listening experience, you’re immediately aware that you’re in for a vibrant listen. Digging a […]