Dustin Arbuckle & the Damnations to perform at Jazz Cafe in Plains Township

Dustin Arbuckle & the Damnations to perform at Jazz Cafe in Plains Township

Kansas-based vocalist and harmonicist Dustin Arbuckle is not sure how his latest project will be musically defined — and that excites him. Arbuckle, who has endeared himself to fans as one third of blues/roots-rock trio Moreland & Arbuckle, will perform with newly-formed outfit Dustin Arbuckle & the Damnations during an evening of music that begins […]

Alexis P. Suter Ministers of Sound to visit Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center

Alexis P. Suter Ministers of Sound to visit Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — Attending an Alexis P. Suter performance is like going to church. That’s because the goose-bump-inducing, bass-baritone vocalist presents both moving music and sermon-worthy spoken word without ever sounding preachy or letting a moment go by where her fans aren’t entirely engaged. Alexis P. Suter Ministers of Sound will perform at 8 p.m. March […]

Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen to play tribute to Steve Ray Vaughan

Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen to play tribute to Steve Ray Vaughan

PLAINS TWP. — With their penchant for guitar driven, often heavy blues, the trio of Dustin Douglas, Matt Gabriel and Tom Smallcomb, aka Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen, can draw comparisons to Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble in the band’s heyday as a power trio. On Jan. 21, the Wilkes-Barre-based three-piece will showcase […]

J.P. Williams, Bill Coleman bring music, camaraderie to blues community

J.P. Williams, Bill Coleman bring music, camaraderie to blues community

Seasoned blues artists J.P. Williams and Bill Coleman are helping keep the blues alive in Northeastern Pennsylvania any way they can. Both musicians gig regularly, have recently been recorded, and champion the arts community where they play and network. Williams, of Tunkhannock, is fresh off a well-received album, marking his return to playing after a […]