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ALICE C. WILTSIE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER


(700 N. Wyoming St., Hazleton)


570.861.0510, wiltsiecenter.org


• George Thorogood & the Destroyers: March 10, 7 p.m., $27-$52


• Fiddler on the Roof: April 17, 7 p.m., $27-$52


16TH ANNUAL BRIGGS FARM BLUESFEST


(88 Old Berwick Hwy., Nescopeck)


570.379.3342, briggsfarm.com


• Featuring Lurrie Bell, more: July 12-13, $28-$90


BREWS BROTHERS WEST

75 Main St., Luzerne

570.283.1300

• Trapt: March 13, 7 p.m. $17.60


DOWNTOWN ARTS

(47 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre)

• Forgetters, Tigers Jaw, Captain We’re Sinking, Mega Yes, Halfling: March 24, 7 p.m. $10


• Mykki Blanco, Wicca Phase Springs Eternal: March 29, 9 p.m., $10.


F.M. KIRBY CENTER


(71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre)


570.826.1100, kirbycenter.org


• Irish Tenors: March 8, 8 p.m., $39-$59


• Pirates of Penzance: March 22, 8 p.m., $29-58


• Bill Cosby: April 5, 8 p.m., $37-$75


• Romeo and Juliet: April 9, 10 a.m., $7


• Ron White: April 11, 7:30 p.m., $41-$51


• NEPA Philharmonic: “Anne Hampton Callaway Sings the Streisand Songbook:” April 12, 7 p.m., $34-$65


• Scotty McCreery: April 20, 8 p.m., $49-$99


• NEPA Philharmonic: “Symphonie Fantastique:” April 26, 8 p.m., $34-$65


• Joan Rivers: April 27, 8 p.m., $39-$47


MAUCH CHUNK OPERA HOUSE


(14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe)


570.325.0249, mauchchunkoperahouse.com


• Enter the Haggis: March 8, 8:30 p.m., $25


• Wishbone Ash: March 9, 8 p.m., $27


• The Tartan Terrors: March 15, 8:30 p.m., $32


• Splintered Sunlight: March 16, 8 p.m., $15


• Manhattan Lyric Opera Company: March 17, 5 p.m., $25


• R. Carlos Nakai and Peter Kater: March 22, 8:30 p.m., $27


• Willy Porter: April 19, 8:30 p.m., $23


• Paula Cole Band: April 20, 8 p.m., $32


• Kalob Griffin Band: April 26, 8:30 p.m., $18


• Kashmir: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Show: April 27, 8 p.m., $23


• Cast of Beatlemania: May 4, 8 p.m., $27


• Lindsay Lou and the Flatbellys: May 10, 8:30 p.m., $17


• Start Making Sense: May 11, 8 p.m., $17


• Commander Cody / Professor Louie and the Crowmatix: May 18, 8 p.m., $25


• Childhood’s End: Pink Floyd Tribute: May 25, 8 p.m., $23


• Craig Thatcher’s Salute to the Filmore: June 15, 8 p.m., $23


MOHEGAN SUN ARENA


(255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre)


800.745.3000, mohegansunarenapa.com


• Monster Jam: March 8-10, TIMES VARY, $34.55-$50


• Sesame Street Live: Elmo’s Super Heroes: March 15-17, TIMES VARY, $20-$40


• Gabriel Iglesias: April 12, 8 p.m., $34-55


• Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey: April 26-28, TIMES VARY, $33-93


MOUNT AIRY CASINO RESORT


(44 Woodland Rd., Mount Pocono)


877.682.4791, mountairycasino.com


• Unforgettable Fire: U2 Tribute: March 16, 8 p.m., $10


• Tommy Davidson: March 23, 8 p.m., $30-$40


• War: April 20, 8 p.m., $30-40


NEW VISIONS STUDIO & GALLERY


(201 Vine St., Scranton)


570.878.3970, newvisionsstudio.com


• The Great Party / Chet Williams (full band) / Eureka Driver / Filthy Gentlemen: March 16, 8 p.m., $7


• Halfling, Shorthand, Those Clever Foxes, and Crock Pot Abduction: March 22, doors 7:30 p.m., show at 8. $7.


• Kids on Bikes, Down to Six, To Hell With This, and Master Fox: March 23, doors 7:30 p.m., show at 8. $7.


• Badtown Rude / The Queeftones / The Red Barons / The What Nows?!: April 13, 8 p.m., $7.


PENN’S PEAK


(325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe)


866.605.7325, pennspeak.com


• Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot: Mar. 8, 8 p.m., $22


• Queensryche: March 9, 8 p.m., $30-35


• The Marshall Tucker Band: Mar. 16, 8 p.m., $29


• Jefferson Starship: Mar. 22, 8 p.m., $27


• Bobby Vinton: Mar. 23, 8 p.m., $35-$50


• Gary Allan: Mar. 27, 8 p.m., $40-$45


• Satisfaction: April 5, 8 p.m., $20


• Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes: April 19, 8 p.m., $22


• Ragdoll: Tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons: April 24-25, 1 p.m.


• Jamey Johnson: April 26, 8 p.m., $30-$35


• Tommy Dorsey Orchestra: May 1-2, 1 p.m.


• Tanya Tucker: May 4, 8 p.m., $29-$44


• Branson Fever: Country Roots Show: May 7-9, 1 p.m.


• King Henry and the Showmen: May 14-16, 1 p.m.


• Skid Row with guests Saliva and L.A. Guns: May 31, 8 p.m.


• Rockapella: June 7, 8 p.m.


• The Fab Four: Beatles Tribute: June 14, 8 p.m., $29


• The Zombies: June 20, 8 p.m., $27


• Happy Together Tour: June 27, 8 p.m., $39-$44


• 7 Bridges: July 12, 8 p.m., $22


• George Jones: Aug. 22, 8 p.m., $55-$65


• Glenn Miller Orchestra: Sept. 17-19, 1 p.m.


• The Swing Dolls: Tribute to Andrews Sisters and McGuire Sisters: Oct. 1-3, 1 p.m.


• King Henry and the Showmen: Oct. 15-17, 12 p.m.


• Real Diamond: Neil Diamond Tribute: Oct. 23-24, 1 p.m.


• Gordon Lightfoot: Oct. 26, 8 p.m.


PENNSYLVANIA BLUES FESTIVAL


(Blue Mountain Ski Area, Palmerton)


610.826.7700, skibluemt.com


• Featuring Robert Randolph & The Family Band, more: July 26-28, $30-$449


RIVER STREET JAZZ CAFE


(667 N. River St., Plains)


570.822.2992, riverstreetjazzcafe.com


• MIZ Full Band: Mar. 8, 10 p.m., $5


• Mother Nature’s Sons: Beatles Tribute Band: Mar. 9, 10 p.m., $5


• Still Hand String Band / Quimby Mountain Band: Mar. 16, 10 p.m., $5


• Mystery Fyre / Flux Capacitor: Mar. 23, 10 p.m., $5


• Alexis P. Suter Band / Eddie Randazzo: April 13, 10 p.m., $10


• Ol’ Cabbage: “An Evening of Phish”: April 19, 10 p.m., $5


• Bernie Worrell Orchestra: April 20, 10 p.m., $8


• Start Making Sense: Talking Heads Tribute: April 27, 10 p.m., $8


• Royal Scam: Steely Dan Tribute: June 8, 10 p.m., $8


SCRANTON COMMUNITY CONCERTS


(Mellow Theater, 501 Vine St., Scranton)


570.955.1455, lackawanna.edu, etix.com


Prices vary, student and group rates available


• Tim Warfield’s tribute to Shirley Scott: March 22, 8 p.m., $25-$30, $15 students


• The Four Freshmen: April 20, 8 p.m., $25-$30, $15 students


SCRANTON CULTURAL CENTER


(420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton)


888.669.8966, scrantonculturalcenter.org


• “Stomp:” March 5-6, 7:30 p.m., $27-$47


• Mendelssohn and Mozart Festival with NEPA Philharmonic: March 8, 8 p.m., $34-$65


• St. Patrick’s Day Party with Kilrush: March 9, 12 p.m., Free


• The Menu (cooking show): March 11, 7 p.m., $7


• Up & Coming Comedy Series: March. 16, 8 p.m., $16


• Celtic Woman: March 19, 7:30 p.m., $59


• “The View” with a Scranton Attitude: March 22, 7 p.m., $6


• Listen Local featuring Grip of the Gods: April 5, $10


• “Peter Pan”: April 5-7, TIMES VARY, $37-$57


• Air Force Band and Singing Sergeants: April 9, 7:30-9:30 p.m.


• NEPA Philharmonic: “Streisand Songbook:” April 13, 8 p.m., $34-$65


• Up & Coming Comedy Series: April 13, 8 p.m., $16


• NEPA Philharmonic: “Peter and the Wolf:” April 14, 2 p.m., $9


• “Hair:” April 15-16, 7:30 p.m., $32.50-$52.50


• “The View” with a Scranton Attitude: April 26, 7 p.m., $6


• Listen Local featuring A Social State: May 3, 8 p.m., $10


• The Franklin Institute series: May 6-10, 10 a.m.


• “Dreamgirls:” May 10-12, TIMES VARY, $37-57


• NEPA Philharmonic: “Maestro at the Movies:” June 8, 8 p.m., $34-$65


SHERMAN THEATER


(524 Main St., Stroudsburg)


570.420.2808, shermantheater.com


• Vienna Boys Choir: March 8, 8 p.m., $25-$45


• Deftones: March 12, 8 p.m., $35


• Circa Survive & Minus the Bear: March 20, 8 p.m., $23


• Chris Young: April 20, 8 p.m., $25-$35


• Bullet for my Valentine / Halestorm: May 19, 8 p.m., $30


VINTAGE THEATER


(326 Spruce St., Scranton)


570.589.0271, scrantonsvintagetheater.com


• Band O’Palooza, the annual WSHS Marching Band benefit concert with Tigers Jaw, Halfling, and more: March 8, doors 7 p.m., show at 8. $12. • Singer/Song writer night with Brenda Ferndaez, Madison Levinson, and Ed Cuozzo: March 14, doors 6:30 p.m., show at 7. $5. • Ides of March Concert with The Soviet, A Fire With Friends, Instead of Sleeping, Silhouette Lies, and Team!: March 15, doors 6 p.m., show at 7. $7. • Stephen Tyler Bloom, Dan Cusick, and Just Blush: March 22, doors 7 p.m., show at 8. $6.


• Graph Rabbit, The Atomiqus, Days in Transit and more: March 29, doors 7 p.m., show at 8. $7.


PHILADELPHIA


ELECTRIC FACTORY


(3421 Willow St., Philadelphia)


215.LOVE.222, electricfactory.info


• Dropkick Murphys: March 8-9, 8 p.m.


• Coheed & Cambria: March 11-12, 8 p.m.


• Finch: March 15, 8:30 p.m.


• Excision: March 16, 8:30 p.m.


• Bad Religion: March 24, 8 p.m.


• The Black Crowes: April 12, 9 p.m.


• Mindless Self Indulgence: April 14, 8 p.m.


• Sevendust / Coal Chamber: April 18, 7 p.m.


• All Time Low / Pierce The Veil: April 21-22, 6:30 p.m.


• Bassnector: May 1-2, 8 p.m.


• SOJA: May 18, 8:30 p.m.


THE FILLMORE AT THE TLA


(334 South St., Philadelphia)


215.922.1011, tlaphilly.com


• Delta Rae / ZZ Ward: March 6, 7 p.m.


• Alt-J: March 21, 8 p.m.


• They Might Be Giants: April 5, 7 p.m.


KESWICK THEATRE


(291 North Keswick Ave., Glenside)


215.572.7650, keswicktheatre.com


• The Irish Rovers: March 8, 7:30 p.m.


• George Thorogood & The Destroyers: March 14, 7:30 p.m.


• Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: March 19, 8 p.m.


• Amy Schumer: March 22, 8 p.m.


• The Fab Faux: March 23, 8 p.m.


• Jesus Christ Superstar: Mar. 28-30, TIMES VARY


• Living Colour: April 4, 8 p.m.


• Dave Mason (acoustic duo): April 6, 8 p.m.


• Bill Cosby: April 7: 3 p.m.


• The Mavericks: April 10, 7:30 p.m.


• 1964: The Tribute: April 12, 8 p.m.


• Ron White: April 13, 7 and 10 p.m.


• B.B. King: April 17, 7:30 p.m.


• Great Big Sea: April 18, 7:30 p.m.


• Steve Wilson of Porcupine Tree: April 19, 8 p.m.


• Billy Bragg: April 20, 8 p.m.


• Jake Shimabukuro / Leo Kottke: April 21, 7:30 p.m.


• Boney James: April 24, 8 p.m.


• Tower of Power / Average White Band: April 26, 8 p.m.


• Motown Meets Rock & Roll: April 28, 3 p.m.


• The Bacon Brothers: May 3, 8 p.m.


• The Temptations & The Four Tops: May 10, 8 p.m.


• Storm Large: May 11, 8 p.m.


• The B-52s: June 7, 8 p.m.


• Hot Tuna (acoustic): June 14, 8 p.m.


• The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie, Chuck Negron, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, more: June 19, 7:30 p.m.


• David Sanborn & Bob James: June 28, 8 p.m.


• Steve Hackett: Genesis Revisited: Oct. 11, 8 p.m.


TOWER THEATER


(19 South 69th St., Upper Darby)


610.352.2887, tower-theatre.com


• Chris Tucker: May 10, 8 p.m.


TROCADERO THEATRE


(1003 Arch St., Philadelphia)


215.336.2000, thetroc.com


• Stars: March 6, 7:30 p.m.


• Nile / Gloominus Doom: March 7, 7:30 p.m.


• Soilwork / Jeff Loomis / Blackguard: March 13, 6:30 p.m.


• KMFDM / Legion Within: March 19, 8 p.m.


• Anberlin: March 22, 7 p.m.


• Senses Fail / Such Gold / Real Friends / Major League: April 4, 7 p.m.


• Volbeat / Danko Jones / Spoken: April 11, 7:30 p.m.


• The Legwarmers: April 27, 9 p.m.


• Josh Ritter / Felice Brothers: May 16, 7:30 p.m.


• Juanes: June 21, 8 p.m.


• The Mission UK: Sept. 4, 8 p.m.


SUSQUEHANNA BANK CENTER


(1 Harbour Blvd., Camden, N.J.)


609.365.1300, livenation.com/venues/14115


• Jennifer Hudson: April 8, 7 p.m.


• Tim McGraw: May 17, 8 p.m.


• The Killers: May 19, 8 p.m.


• Luke Bryan: June 1, 8 p.m.


• Toby Keith: June 22, 8 p.m.


• Vans Warped Tour: July 12, 12 p.m.


• Victoria Justice: July 16, 8 p.m.


• Train: July 24, 8 p.m.


• Miranda Lambert / Dierks Bently: July 26, 8 p.m.


• The Lumineers: July 27, 8 p.m.


• Blake Shelton: Aug. 10, 8 p.m.


• Jason Aldean: Aug. 24, 8 p.m.


• Keith Urban / Dustin Lynch / Little Big Town: Sept. 14, 8 p.m.


WELLS FARGO CENTER


(3601 South Broad St., Philadelphia)


215.336.3600, wellsfargocenterphilly.com


• Rihanna: March 14, 7:30 p.m.


• P!nk: March 17, 7:30 p.m.


• Maroon 5 / Neon Trees / Own City: April 4, 7:30 p.m.


• Fleetwood Mac: April 6, 8 p.m.


• Rod Stewart / Steve Winwood: April 12, 7:30 p.m.


• One Direction: June 25, 7:30 p.m.


• Justin Beiber: July 17, 7 p.m.


ELSEWHERE IN PA


BRYCE JORDAN CENTER


(127 University Dr., State College)


814.865.5500, bjc.psu.edu


• America’s Got Talent: March 13, 7:30 p.m.


CROCODILE ROCK


(520 West Hamilton St, Allentown)


610.434.460, crocodilerockcafe.com


• In Flames / Demon Hunter / All Shall Perish / Battlecross: March 6, 6:30 p.m.


• Every Time I Die / The Acacia Strain / Vanna / Hundredth: March 16, 6 p.m.


• As I Lay Dying / The Devil Wears Prada / For Today: March 19, 6 p.m.


• Tommy Ramone of the Ramones / Glen Matlock of the Sex Pistols: March 20, 6 p.m.


• Awolnation: March 22, 8 p.m.


• Opeth: April 27, 8 p.m.


• Millionaires / Trace Cyrus / Beneath the Sun / Lancifer: April 28, 8 p.m.


• Rebelution: May 9, 8 p.m.


GIANT CENTER


(950 Hersheypark Dr., Hershey)


717.534.3911, giantcenter.com


• Harlem Globetrotters: March 15, 7 p.m.


• Carrie Underwood: March 25, 7:30 p.m.


HERSHEYPARK STADIUM


100 W. Hersheypark Dr., Hershey


717.534.3911, hersheyparkstadium.com


• One Direction: July 5-6, 7:30 p.m.


• Victoria Justice: July 19, 7 p.m.


SANDS BETHLEHEM EVENT CENTER


(77 Sands Blvd., Bethlehem)


610.2977414, sandseventcenter.com


• Jewel: March 15, 7:30 p.m.


• Yes: April 7, 7 p.m.


• Bill Engvall: April 12, 8 p.m.


• Wayne Newton: April 20, 8 p.m.


• Brian Regan, May 12, 7 p.m.


• Sarah Brightman: Sept. 22, 8 p.m.


SOVEREIGN CENTER


(700 Penn St., Reading)


610.898.7299, sovereigncenter.com


• Harlem Globetrotters: March 16, 1 p.m.


SOVEREIGN PERFORMING ARTS CENTER


(136 North 6th Street, Reading)


610.898.7469, sovereigncenter.com


• America’s Got Talent: All Stars Tour: March 17, 7 p.m.


• Dianne Reeves and Reading Symphony Orchestra: April 5, 7:30 p.m.


• Incognito feat. Maysa: April 6, 7 p.m.


• Fourplay: April 7, 7 p.m.


• Brit Floyd: April 9, 8 p.m.


• Fiddler on the Roof: April 15, 7:30 p.m.


• Joan Rivers: April 26, 8 p.m.


• Rat Pack Together Again: May 3, 8 p.m.


• Dreamgirls: May 16, 7:30 p.m.


WHITAKER CENTER


(222 Market St., Harrisburg)


717.214.ARTS, whitakercenter.org


• Melissa Manchester: March 23, 8 p.m.


• 2CELLOS: April 4, 7:30 p.m.


• Dave Mason Acoustic Duo: April 12, 8 p.m.


• B.B. King: April 19, 8 p.m.


• The Bacon Brothers: May 4, 8 p.m.


• Hot Tuna Electric: July 26, 8 p.m.


NEW YORK / NEW JERSEY


BEACON THEATRE


(2124 Broadway, New York, N.Y.)


212.465.6500, beacontheatre.com


• An Evening with The Allman Brothers Band: Mar 1-16, TIMES VARY


• Brandi Carlile: March 22-23, 8 p.m.


• Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell: Mar. 27, 8 p.m.


• Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: March 28-29, 8 p.m.


• Yes: April 9, 8 p.m.


• Brit Floyd: April 10, 8 p.m.


• Diana Krall: April 19, 8 p.m.


• Mike Tyson: April 28, 8 p.m.


• Joe Bonamassa: May 17-18, 8 p.m.


• Ultimate Doo Wop Show: June 15, 8 p.m.


• Zappa Plays Zappa: Oct. 31, 8 p.m.


BETHEL WOODS CENTER


(200 Hurd Road, Bethel, N.Y.)


866.781.2922, bethelwoodscenter.org


• Solas: March 16, 8 p.m.


• Steep Canyon Rangers: May 3, 8 p.m.


• Hot Tuna: June 20, 8 p.m.


• Victoria Justice: July 12, 7 p.m.


• Tim McGraw: July 26, 7 p.m.


• Blake Shelton: Aug. 11, 7 p.m.


• Luke Bryan: Aug. 23, 7 p.m.


IRVING PLAZA


(17 Irving Place, New York, N.Y.)


212.777.6800, irvingplaza.com


• Finch: March 12, 7 p.m.


• Every Time I Die: March 14, 6 p.m.


• The Saw Doctors: March 15, 8 p.m.


• Anberlin: March 20, 6 p.m.


• KMFDM: March 21, 8 p.m.


• Mindless Self Indulgence: April 16, 7 p.m.


• Killing Joke: April 19, 8 p.m.


• IAMX: April 26, 8 p.m.


• Johnny Marr: May 2, 7 p.m.


• Screeching Weasel / Down By Law: June 15, 6:30 p.m.


• The Mission U.K.: Sep. 5, 8 p.m.


IZOD CENTER


(50 State Rt. 120, East Rutherford, N.J.)


201.935.3900, meadowlands.com


• P!nk: March 23, 8 p.m.


• Muse: April 19, 7:30 p.m.


• One Direction: July 2, 7:30 p.m.


MADISON SQUARE GARDEN


(7th Ave., New York, N.Y.)


212.465.6741, thegarden.com


• P!nk: March 22, 8 p.m.


• Sigur Rós: March 25, 8 p.m.


• Fleetwood Mac: April 8, 8 p.m.


• Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013: April 12-13, 7:30 p.m.


• Muse: April 15-16, 8 p.m.


• Rod Stewart: April 19, 7:30 p.m.


RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL


(1260 6th Ave., New York, N.Y.)


212.247.4777, radiocity.com


• Coheed and Cambria: March 16, 7 p.m.


• Gabriel Iglesias: April 5, 8 p.m.


ROSELAND BALLROOM


(239 52nd Street, New York, N.Y.)


212.247.0200, roselandballroom.com


• Hot Chip: April 9, 8 p.m.


• Hoodie Allen: April 13, 8 p.m.


• Kaiser Chiefs: July 30, 7 p.m.


THE THEATER AT MSG


(4 Penn Plaza, New York, N.Y.)


212.465.6741, theateratmsg.com


BORGATA HOTEL CASINO & SPA


(1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J.)


609.317.1000, theborgata.com


• Lisa Lampanelli: March 9, 8 p.m.


• The Saw Doctors: March 9, 9 p.m.


• Bill O’Reilly / Dennis Miller: March 15, 8 p.m.


• Brian Regan: April 6, 8 p.m.


• Diana Krall: April 13, 8 p.m.


• Kathy Griffin: April 20, 8 p.m.


• Joan Rivers: May 11, 6 p.m.


• George Lopez: May 18, 8 p.m.


• Chicago: May 24, 8 p.m.


• Frankie Valli: May 24-26, 9 p.m.


• Russell Peters: May 25, 8 p.m.


• Bill Burr: June 1, 8 p.m.


• Jay Mohr: June 7, 8 p.m.


Send listings to WBWnews@civitasmedia.com, 90 E. Market St., Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 18703, or fax to 570.831.7375. Deadline is Mondays at 2 p.m. With the exception of concert listings, print listings occur up until three weeks from publication date. Expanded listings at theweekender.com.


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