Cabinet works on new record, readies for Susquehanna Breakdown in Scranton

Cabinet works on new record, readies for Susquehanna Breakdown in Scranton

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton based Americana outfit Cabinet is greeting 2017 by getting to work. The peddlers of Pennsylvania bluegrass have already hit the studio in the new year to work on their latest record, and they’ve announced the fifth annual Susquehanna Breakdown music festival for May 19 and 20 at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton. […]

The Hillbenders to perform bluegrass version of The Who’s ‘Tommy’ in Scranton

The Hillbenders to perform bluegrass version of The Who’s ‘Tommy’ in Scranton

SCRANTON — Bringing together a myriad of influences and abilities, a bluegrass quintet with Missouri roots is set to visit Northeastern Pennsylvania to perform one of the most recognized and celebrated rock operas of all time. The Hillbenders will perform “Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry,” their musical adaptation of The Who’s “Tommy,” at 7 p.m. Feb. […]

Bluegrass improvisers Infamous Stringdusters perform in Jim Thorpe Nov. 17

Bluegrass improvisers Infamous Stringdusters perform in Jim Thorpe Nov. 17

JIM THORPE — Last time the Infamous Stringdusters picked their way through town, they came to co-headline Susquehanna Breakdown with local bluegrass boys Cabinet. This time, their swinging through to the south for their own one-night show. The Stringdusters perform at 8 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, and according to fiddle […]