CONCERTS AT A GLANCE
F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100
DeadPhish Orchestra, Sept. 22
The Toasters, Sept. 23
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
Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Township (800) 745-3000
George Thorogood & the Destroyers, Sept. 23
Tracy Morgan, Oct. 7
Montgomery Gentry, Oct. 22
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Twp. (800) 745-3000
Elton John & His Band, Sept. 24
Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Nov. 25
Chris Young, Dec. 3
Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0371
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
Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0249
Wishbone Ash, Sept. 23
Les Dudek, Sept. 24
The Big Fat Meanies, Sept. 25
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
Sherman Theater, Stroudsburg (570) 420-2808
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
Team Ten Tour, Oct. 21
Arlo Guthrie, Oct. 22
Cabinet, Oct. 29
THIS WEEK: Sept. 21 to 27, 2016
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, swing music of the 1940s and ’50s, Dixieland, big band, jump and blues. Presented by the Greater Hazleton Concert Series at Hazleton Area High School, 1601 W. 23rd St. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22. 570-788-4864.
DeadPhish Orchestra, the Colorado outfit paying tribute to the music of The Grateful Dead and Phish. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Sept. 22. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 570-826-1100.
Open Mic Night, with musicians, poets, comedians and special guests The Ziegers, an acoustic duo. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Sept. 23 with signups at 6:30 p.m. and show at 7 p.m. Free. 570-996-1500.
George Thorogood & the Destroyers, a “bad to the bone” performance by the rock band at Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 8 p.m. Sept. 23. 800-745-3000.
The Toasters, New York City’s ska legends in a “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” concert. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Sept. 23. $15 advance; $20 day of show. 570-826-1100.
Wishbone Ash, the influential veteran rock band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Sept. 23. $27. 570-325-0249.
In Concert, an evening of jazzwith the Joseph Boga Octet. Houlihan-McLean Center, Jefferson Avenue and Linden Street, University of Scranton. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24. Free. 570-941-7624.
Elton John, the superstar singer-songwriter and his band performing iconic hits and classic album tracks from his five-decade career, as well as selected tracks from his latest album “Wonderful Crazy Night.” Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 8 p.m. Sept. 24. 800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com.
Styx, the pop-rock sextet performing its chart hits from the past decades. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Sept. 24. $68, $58, $48. 570-420-2808.
Les Dudek, the guitarist-singer who performed on hits by the Allman Brothers Band, Stevie Nicks, Steve Miller, Cher, Boz Scaggs and more. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Sept. 24. $25. 570-325-0249.
Pipe Organ Concert, a formal dedication of the renovated pipe organ and a free public concert of organ music by Carl D. Ruck along with vocalists Juliana Child and Jacob Kerzner. Church of Christ United, 190 S. Sprague Ave., Kingston. 2 p.m. Sept. 25. Followed by a reception. 570-288-8434.
An Evening with Cole Porter, favorite pop songs by the famed songwriter including “Night and Day,” “Anything Goes,” “I Love Paris” and many more. Performed by the six-member ensemble Broadway Showtime & Company. Circle Centre for the Arts, Wyoming Valley Art League, Rear 130 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 4 p.m. Sept. 25. 570-288-1020.
Acoustic Eidolon, the Colorado duo of Joe Scott on double-neck guitjo and Hannah Alkire on cello. RiverFolk Concerts, The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. 5 p.m. Sept. 25. $20 advance; $25 at the door. 845-252-6783.
William Doney, the Allentown Christian-music artist. St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 316 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 25. Free. 570-899-2264.
Brian Regan, the stand-up comedian whose observational humor is free from profanity. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Sept. 25. $39.50. 570-826-1100.
Jump, Jazz and Jive, with the Von Storch Quartet, the Alan Gaumer Quartet, the Jazz-Art Quartet, Nancy and Spencer Duo and the Upper Valley Winds Big Band. Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave. 7 to 11 p.m. Sept. 25. $20. 570-346-7369, ext. 121.
For King and Country, the Christian pop duo with guests Jordan Feliz and Lauren Daigle. Bloomsburg Fair, 906 W. Main St. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 25. $36, $28. 570-784-4949 or bloomsburgfair.com.
Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, the veteran hitmakers whose career was dramatized in the Broadway hit “Jersey Boys.” Bloomsburg Fair, 906 W. Main St. 7 p.m. Sept. 26. $46, $51. 570-784-4949 or bloomsburgfair.com.
Jake Owens, the country singer with guests Old Dominion. Bloomsburg Fair, 906 W. Main St. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27. $41, $36. 570-784-4949 or bloomsburgfair.com.
Acoustic Eidolon will take the stage Sept. 25 at The Cooperage in Honesdale.
Comedian Brian Regan will deliver the laughs Sept. 25 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre.
Singer-guitarist Les Dudek will perform in concert Sept. 24 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.
Ska legends The Toasters will perform ‘Live from the Chandelier Lobby’ Sept. 23 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre.
Christian singer William Doney will visit St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Mountain Top for a concert on Sept. 25.
Rock out with Wishbone Ash Sept. 23 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.
Acoustic musicians The Ziegers will be the featured guests at the Open Mic Sept. 23 at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock.