CONCERTS AT A GLANCE
F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100
Dionne Warwick, March 4
Martina McBride, March 11
Garrison Keillor, March 13
One Woman Sex and the City, March 23
Red Hot Chilli Pipers, March 25
Rain: Beatles Tribute, March 26
Alexis P. Suter Ministers of Sound, March 31
Shawn Klush as Elvis, April 8
The Hit Men, April 28
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Twp. (800) 745-3000
Brad Paisley, Feb. 16
Newsboys, Feb. 18
Thomas Rhett and Kelsey Ballerini, March 9
Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0371
Main Street Cruisers, Feb. 18
Bruce in the USA, Feb. 25
ZZ Top, Feb. 28
Lotus Land, March 4
Melvin Seals & JGB
Dennis DeYoung, March 11
The Zombies, March 18
Brothers Osborne, March 19
The Revivalists, March 24
Rhythm in the Night, March 25
Live Wire, March 31
Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0249
The Grateful Bluegrass Boys, Feb. 16
Hey Nineteen, Feb. 17
Dead on Live, Feb. 18
Dancing Dream: The ABBA Experience, Feb. 24
Popa Chubby, Feb. 25
Rubix Kube, March 4
Kilmaines Saints, March 10
Burning Bridget Cleary, March 11
Cornmeal and Yarn, March 17
Peace Frog: The Doors Tribute, March 18
Danielle Nicole Band, March 23
Runaway Home, March 24
Dancin’ Machine, March 25
Sherman Theater, Stroudsburg (570) 420-2808
The Showdown: Big Daddy Kane and Kool G Rap, Feb. 17
Outside the Wall, Feb. 18
1964: The Tribute, Feb. 24
Golden Gate Wingmen, Feb. 25
Beth Hart, March 2
Candlebox, March 10
Twiddle, March 24
Turkuaz, March 25
Blue October, March 31
Mount Airy Casino, Mount Pocono (877) 682-4791
Shawn Wayans, Feb. 18
Ice T & Coco, March 4
Unforgettable Fire, March 11
Grand Funk Railroad, March 25
THIS WEEK: Feb. 15 to 21, 2017
The Grateful Bluegrass Boys, the bluegrass/rock string band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16. Free. 570-325-0249.
Brad Paisley, the country-music superstar with guests Chase Bryant and Lindsay Ell. Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16. 800-745-3000.
Plausible Possum, with Aaron and Bruce, a roots music duo will perform from 8 to 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17 at Gober’s Deco Lounge, 1248 Wyoming Ave., Exeter. The event is free.
Destination Blues Music Festival, with performances at more than 15 venues in Berwick, Bloomsburg and Danville. Performers include Otis Taylor (Saturday at the Caldwell Consistory in Bloomsburg) and Lea Gilmore (Sunday at Wesley United Methodist Church in Bloomsburg). Also: a Blues Breakfast (Saturday at the Fog & Flame in Bloomsburg), Blues After Lunch (at Old Forge Brewing in Danville) and a Blues Brunch (Sunday at the Pine Barn Inn in Danville). Feb. 17 to 19. Info at 570-317-2596 or exchangearts.org.
BStreet Band, performing a tribute to the music of Bruce Springsteen. The Leonard Theater, 335 Adams Ave., Scranton. Feb. 17 with doors at 8 p.m. and show at 9 p.m. $15. 570-341-0375.
The Showdown, with hip-hop artists Big Daddy Kane and Kool G Rap. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Feb. 17. $49, $39, $32. 570-420-2808.
Hey Nineteen, an 11-piece Steely Dan tribute band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 9:30 p.m. Feb. 17. $29. 570-325-0249.
Newsboys, the platinum-selling Christian-music band on its Love Riot Tour, with openers Rivals in a theatrical show “God’s Not Dead Live!” Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 6 p.m. Feb. 18. 800-745-3000.
Aaron Fink: CD Release Party, to celebrate the NEPA rocker’s third solo album release “Galaxies.” River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N. River St., Plains. Feb. 18 with doors at 8 p.m. and show at 10 p.m. $7. 570-822-2992.
Outside the Wall, a band paying tribute to the music of Pink Floyd. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Feb. 18. $15 advance; $18 day of show. 570-420-2808.
Dead on Live, a journey back to the classic shows of the mid 1970s at New Jersey venues the Capitol Theater in Passaic and Convention Hall in Asbury Park. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 18. $26. 570-325-0249.
Swampcandy, a primitive blues duo will take stage at The Cooperage at 3 p.m. Feb. 19 at 1030 Main St. Honesdale. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. $15 suggested donation. Call 570-523-2020 for more information.
1964: The Tribute, a re-creation of an early Beatles concert (pre-Sgt. Pepper) with period instruments, clothing, hairstyles and banter. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Feb. 24. $35, $29, $17. 570-420-2808.
Wade Preston, the pianist-singer who played the Piano Man in Billy Joel’s Broadway hit “Movin’ Out.” Theater at North, 1539 N. Main Ave., Scranton. 7 p.m. Feb. 25. $30. 570-800-5020.
Bruce in the USA, a high-energy tribute to Bruce Springsteen & the E-Street Band. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 25. $17 advance; $22 day of show. 866-605-7325.
The Golden Gate Wingmen, the improvisational jam band comprised of former members of Further, Dark Star Orchestra, Phil Lesh & Friends, Ratdog and others. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Feb. 25. $23 advance; $27 day of show. 570-420-2808.
Popa Chubby, the “King of the New York City Blues” performing his jet-fueled originals along with traditional tunes. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 25. $25. 570-325-0249.
The Suffers, a 10-piece neo-soul collective blending blues, country, Caribbean, Cajun and hip hop and fronted by massive-voiced singer Kam Franklin. Mitrani Hall, Haas Center for the Arts, Bloomsburg University. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26. $24, $12 children. 570-389-4409 or cas.buzz.
ZZ Top, the blues rock Texas trio and Rock and Roll Hall of Famers. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Feb. 28. $75, $69. 866-605-7325.
Meet Laura Gilbert, a chamber concert with the flutist from the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic, accompanied by pianist Molly Morkoski. Sordoni Theater, WVIA Studios, 100 WVIA Way, Pittston. 7 p.m. March 2. 570-270-4444.
Beth Hart, the bluesy singer-songwriter. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. March 2. $29.50. 570-420-2808.
Passion: Orchestra Spotlight, works by Haydn, Bach, Copland and Britten performed by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic with guest cellist Alberto Parrini. 8 p.m. March 4 at the Theater at Lackawanna College, 501 Vine St., Scranton. 8 p.m. March 4. 570-270-4444.
Lotus Land, a tribute band playing the music of Canadian power trio Rush. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. March 4. $18 advance; $23 day of show. 866-605-7325.
Rubix Kube, a New York City-based ’80s cover band that performs its one-of-a-kind show “The Eighties Strike Back.” Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 West Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. March 4. $27. 570-325-0249.
Dionne Warwick, one of the most celebrated female vocalists, will perform songs from her extensive catalogue at 8 p.m. March 4 at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. Tickets range in price from $42 to $92. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. 570-970-3939.
the multi-platinum-selling country singer-songwriter and one of CMT’s Artists of the Year. Mohegan Sun Arena, 255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Township. 7 p.m. March 9. 800-745-3000.
Martina McBride, the award-winning country star on her “Love Unleashed Tour” with guest Lauren Alaina. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. March 11. $99.50, $69.50, $59.50, $39.50. 570-826-1100.
A chamber concert by musicians from the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic performing Dvorak’s Quintet in A major for Piano and Strings. Sordoni Theater, WVIA Studios, 100 WVIA Way, Pittston. 7 p.m. April 20. 570-270-4444.
The Outlaws with special guest Atlanta Rhythm Section, Southern rock legends will take stage at 8 p.m. April 21, at Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. Tickets $29 in advance, $34 day of show and are available at Ticketmaster outlets and at Penn’s Peak box office.
Post Modern Jukebox, a genre-busting, rotating collective of performers who have built a massive following by reimagining modern pop hits with a vintage twist. The Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College, 501 Vine St., Scranton. 8 p.m. May 13. $40, $45. 570-955-1455.
Phil Vassar, singer/songwriter with Top 5 hits including “Carlene” and “American Child”, will perform at 8 p.m. July 14, at Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. Tickets $22, $27 and available at Ticketmaster outlets or at Penn’s Peak Box Office and Roadies Restaurant. No phone sales.
Country darling Martina McBride will perform at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts on March 11. Tickets still available at the Kirby box office.
Swampcandy will perform at The Cooperage Project Feb. 19.
Country star Brad Paisley comes to Wilkes-Barre Township with a performance at the Mohegan Sun Arena Feb. 16.