Beyond Fallen to release latest CD at Irish Wolf Pub in Scranton May 19

Beyond Fallen to release latest CD at Irish Wolf Pub in Scranton May 19

A local heavy metal band that has entertained audiences in the U.S. and abroad has completed work on its latest album and is gearing up to play a CD release party at an area show. Beyond Fallen will headline a night of music that begins at 7 p.m. May 19 at the Irish Wolf Pub […]

The Gary Goblins, Quoth put out collaborative improv record as Spectre

The Gary Goblins, Quoth put out collaborative improv record as Spectre

Electronic musicians Marcus Milazzo and Kenny Hill have shared a lot when it comes to music. Now, for the first time since their friendship and musical camaraderie began in 2013, they’re sharing an album release. Milazzo, who performs as The Gary Goblins, and Hill, who performs as Quoth, debuted “Jam The Transmission” under the moniker […]

Scranton rapper Noah Laske to perform at Oak Street Express in Taylor

Scranton rapper Noah Laske to perform at Oak Street Express in Taylor

When one door closed for Scranton hip-hop artist Noah Laske, he opened another. “I had some verbal scholarship offers for baseball, and they ended up not working out,” said the 22-year-old. “I had a little trouble academically. Losing those scholarships is what turned me to music.” Laske will perform from 9 to 11 p.m. April […]

Scranton, Wilkes-Barre St. Patty’s Parades offer celebration, entertainment

Scranton, Wilkes-Barre St. Patty’s Parades offer celebration, entertainment

St. Patrick’s Parade Weekend is again upon Northeastern Pennsylvania, and Scranton and Wilkes-Barre have done their parts to prepare for the two days when everyone is Irish. The back-to-back celebrations of Emerald Isle culture will take place on March 11 and 12 in Scranton and Wilkes-Barre respectively and will feature memorial runs and lengthy parade […]

Natalie Lynn distributes health-friendly craft kombucha throughout NEPA

Natalie Lynn distributes health-friendly craft kombucha throughout NEPA

For Natalie Lynn, her health, passion and business have become as symbiotic as the fermenting agent in her signature product, and it happened organically. Lynn, 29, of Elysburg, has developed her own kombucha business, Natalie’s Craft Kombucha, and she distributes the probiotic tea drink through multiple stores in Scranton and the Wyoming Valley. Kombucha is […]

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. […]

Scranton metal band Threatpoint releases new album Nov. 18 at the V-Spot

Scranton metal band Threatpoint releases new album Nov. 18 at the V-Spot

Scranton groove-metal band Threatpoint gets around. Last year, the four piece toured to Texas, Idaho and California and hit big cities like Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Utah, and Denver, Colo. Their second West Coast tour brought them to Seattle and Spokane, Wash. and throughout Montana this year, but the release of Threatpoint’s latest studio […]

Steve Miller Band plays hit-laced set at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre

Steve Miller Band plays hit-laced set at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — After his induction, Steve Miller rocked the boat in April when he excoriated the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for its failure to honor women and its lack of consideration toward artists at the ceremony. The only thing Miller rocked Sunday night was the F.M. Kirby Center, showing appreciation for his fans […]

Bonfire at Iron Furnaces in Scranton expands, features German theme

Bonfire at Iron Furnaces in Scranton expands, features German theme

SCRANTON — An autumn ceremony designed to celebrate the cultural history of Northeastern Pennsylvania reaches its sixth anniversary Saturday, and it features a few new elements. The annual Bonfire at the Iron Furnace takes place from 6 to 10 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Scranton Iron Furnaces. The festival has expanded this year to include […]

NEPA Horror Film Festival expands event schedule for Scranton showcase

NEPA Horror Film Festival expands event schedule for Scranton showcase

Bobby Keller saw “Night of the Living Dead” when he was 4. Since then, a passion for horror films has followed him through life. Keller hosts the second NEPA Horror Film Festival, a screening of 13 short horror films, starting at 4 p.m. Oct. 8 at Ale Mary’s in Scranton. By raising funds through a […]