CONCERTS AT A GLANCE
F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100
3 Doors Down and Pop Evil, Sept. 7
Cory Branan, Sept. 9
The Fab Faux, Sept. 10
Adam Ferrara, Sept. 16
DeadPhish Orchestra, Sept. 22
The Toasters, Sept. 23
God Save the Queen, Sept. 24
Brian Regan, Sept. 25
Buddy Guy, Sept. 30
Rodney Carrington, Oct. 6
Dream Theater, Oct. 7
The Second City: Free Speech! (While Supplies Last), Oct. 9
Boz Scaggs, Oct. 12
John Mellencamp, Oct. 14
Foreigner, Oct. 21
Alan Doyle and the Beautiful Gypsies, Oct. 25
Reckless Kelly, Oct. 27
Patti LaBelle, Oct. 28
Steve Miller Band, Oct. 30
Stand Bac & the Idol Kings, Nov. 5
Henry Rollins, Nov. 6
U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus, Nov. 15
Jake Shimabukuro, Nov. 18
Melissa Etheridge’s Holiday Trio, Dec. 4
The Mavericks, Dec. 8
Holiday Doo Wop Extravaganza, Dec. 10
Elvis Lives, Feb. 1
I Go on Singing: Paul Robeson’s Life in His Own Words and Song, Feb. 11
Garrison Keillor, March 13
Red Hot Chilli Pipers, March 25
The Hit Men, April 28
Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Township (800) 745-3000
George Thorogood & the Destroyers, Sept. 23
Tracy Morgan, Oct. 7
Montgomery Gentry, Oct. 22
The Fray with American Authors, Nov. 5
The Guess Who, Nov. 19
KC & the Sunshine Band, Nov. 20
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Twp. (800) 745-3000
Elton John & His Band, Sept. 24
Chris Young, Dec. 3
The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton (570) 961-9000
Outlaw Music Festival with Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Sheryl Crow and more, Sept. 18
Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0371
Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers, Sept. 9
Dwight Yoakam, Sept. 10
Trace Adkins, Sept. 29
Jim Breuer, Sept. 30
Blues on the Mountain, Oct. 1
Gary Allan, Oct. 16
Jethro Tull’s Martin Barre, Oct. 21
Jamey Johnson, Oct. 23
Kentucky Headhunters, Oct. 28
Cheap Trick, Nov. 3
Blue Oyster Cult with the Apocalypse Blues Revue, Nov. 4
Shenandoah and Pure Prairie League, Nov. 11
Vanilla Fudge, Nov. 18
Slaughter and Lynch Mob, Nov. 19
Dark Star Orchestra, Nov. 23
Foghat and Blackfoot, Dec. 3
An Olde English Christmas with Peter Noone, Dec. 8
Chris Janson, Dec. 17
Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0249
Altan, Sept. 9
The Stranger: Billy Joel Tribute, Sept. 10
Coco Montoya, Sept. 16
Wishbone Ash, Sept. 23
Les Dudek, Sept. 24
John Denver Tribute by Ted Vigil Band, Oct. 1
Adam Ezra Group, Oct. 7
Hollywood Nights, Oct. 8
The Motet, Oct. 9
The Whigs, Oct. 13
Dala, Oct. 14
Eaglemania, Oct. 15
Ten Band: Tribute to Pearl Jam, Oct. 21
Slambovian Hillbilly Pirate Ball, Oct. 22
Paragon Ragtime Orchestra, Oct. 23
Larry and Teresa, Nov. 4
Last Waltz Celebration, Nov. 5
Albert Cummings, Nov. 11
70’s Flashback, Nov. 12
The Infamous Stringdusters, Nov. 17
The Sixties Show, Nov. 19
Harvest Jam, Nov. 23
The Music of Simon and Garfunkel, Nov. 25
Mary Fahl, Nov. 26
In My Life: Tribute to John Lennon, Dec. 8
Cast of Beatlemania, Dec. 9
Sherman Theater, Stroudsburg (570) 420-2808
Trapt, Sept. 15
Styx, Sept. 24
Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Sept. 29
Ace Frehley, Oct. 5
America, Oct. 7
Dope Reunion Tour, Oct. 8
Skillet, Oct. 14
The Wonder Years, Oct. 18
Arlo Guthrie, Oct. 22
Cabinet, Oct. 29
Kashmir: The Led Zeppelin Show, Nov. 5
Dopapod and Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Nov. 17
Colt Ford, Nov. 18
Alive ’75: The Ultimate Tribute to KISS, Nov. 19
Railroad Earth, Nov. 25-26
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, New York (866) 781-2922
Don Henley, Sept. 10
THIS WEEK: Sept. 7 to 13, 2016
3 Doors Down, the Mississippi rock band on its “Us and the Night” tour with special guests Pop Evil and Red Sun Rising. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7. $89.50 (limited pit seating), $79.50, $59.50, $49.50. 570-826-1100.
Party on the Patio, with drink specials, food trucks and music by Red Hot Chili Peppers tribute band Funky Monks. Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 7:30 to 11 p.m. Sept. 8. 888-946-4672.
Celebration of the Arts, the Delaware Water Gap’s 39th annual jazz-and-arts weekend with exhibits, artisans, strolling musicians, children’s area and food court. Opens Sept. 9 with a musically themed art show at the Dutot Museum from 6 to 8 p.m. followed by dance, theater and classical music at the Presbyterian Church of the Mountain from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Continues Sept. 10 and 11 with outdoor concerts noon to 9 p.m. along with a Jazz Mass at 10 a.m. Performers include the Celebration Sax Quartet, Expansions: The David Liebman Group, Bill Mays, Brian Lynch Quartet, Co-op Bop, Bill Goodwin Trio, the COTA Festival Orchestra, Steve Gilmore/Steve Brown Quintet, Hal Galper’s Youngbloods Quartet, COTA Cats, Bill Charlap, Jon Gordon Trio, Bob Dorough and Friends of Phil Woods and the Sheilamark Band. Schedule at cotajazz.org.
Jimmy and the Parrots, a Jimmy Buffet tribute show, sponsored by the Back Mountain Chamber. Irem Country Club Pavilion, 397 Country Club Road, Dallas. Sept. 9 with appetizers and drinks at 6:30 p.m. and music at 7:30 p.m. Tickets at backmountainchamber.org.
Cory Branan, the singer-songwriter and storyteller. A “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” concert at the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Sept. 9. $15 advance; $20 day of show. 570-826-1100.
Altan, the acclaimed traditional Irish quintet. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Sept. 9. $27. 570-325-0249.
Bruce Hornsby, the pianist and his team of crack musicians. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Sept. 9. 866-605-7325.
In Concert with the Eddie Barbash Quartet. Houlihan-McLean Center, Jefferson Avenue and Linden Street, University of Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10. Free. 570-941-7624.
The Fab Faux, one of the top Beatles tribute bands performing hits from “The Cavern to the Rooftop Show.” F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Sept. 10. $99 (VIP Meet and Greet), $59, $49, $39. 570-826-1100.
Dwight Yoakam, the mutiple Grammy Award winning country singer. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Sept. 10. $55, $48. 866-605-7325.
The Stranger: Billy Joel Tribute, the six-piece band fronted by pianist Mike Santoro. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Sept. 10. $25. 570-325-0249.
Accordion Concert, with four-time world champion accordionist Petar Maric from Serbia. 3 p.m. Sept. 11 at the First Presbyterian Church, 97 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre; 7 p.m. Sept. 13 at St. Stanislaus Polish National Catholic Elementary School, 530 E. Elm St., Scranton; and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at St. George Orthodox Church, 743 S. Keyser Ave., Taylor. Free and open to the public. 570-301-9253.
Acclaimed Celtic band Altan will play the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe on Sept. 9.
Cory Branan will play a ‘Live from the Chandelier Lobby’ concert Sept. 9 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre.
Sax player Eddie Barbash will bring his quartet to the Houlihan-McLean Center of the University of Scranton on Sept. 10.
Josh Pratt is one of the guests at ‘A Gathering of Singer-Songwriters’ Sept. 14 at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock.
Four-time World Champion accordionist Petar Maric of Serbia will give three concerts locally: Sept. 11 at the First Presbyterian Church of Wilkes-Barre; Sept. 13 at St. Stanislaus School in Scranton; and Sept. 14 at St. George Church in Taylor.
‘The Stranger,’ a Billy Joel tribute band, will perform at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe on Sept. 10.