Quick Chord: Local band Black Horizon to release new EP, play Kohlfest gig

Quick Chord: Local band Black Horizon to release new EP, play Kohlfest gig

For Ricky Wells, it all started with hearing a Metallica song. “It was ‘Enter Sandman,’ and it blew my mind that something that heavy could be on the radio,” Wells said. The 17-year-old Mountain Top musician is the lead vocalist and guitarist for Black Horizon, a three-piece heavy rock outfit that plans to release its […]

Beyond Fallen to release latest CD at Irish Wolf Pub in Scranton May 19

Beyond Fallen to release latest CD at Irish Wolf Pub in Scranton May 19

A local heavy metal band that has entertained audiences in the U.S. and abroad has completed work on its latest album and is gearing up to play a CD release party at an area show. Beyond Fallen will headline a night of music that begins at 7 p.m. May 19 at the Irish Wolf Pub […]

Pottsville progressive metal band Tusko films music video in Duryea

Pottsville progressive metal band Tusko films music video in Duryea

DURYEA — Progressive metal band Tusko is charging forward. The Pottsville-based five-piece is recording a new album at Conclave Studios in New York City, and the band recently shot a music video in Luzerne County. On Oct. 1, band members were accompanied by friends, a film director, a group of young martial artists and a […]

Scranton metal band Threatpoint releases new album Nov. 18 at the V-Spot

Scranton metal band Threatpoint releases new album Nov. 18 at the V-Spot

Scranton groove-metal band Threatpoint gets around. Last year, the four piece toured to Texas, Idaho and California and hit big cities like Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Utah, and Denver, Colo. Their second West Coast tour brought them to Seattle and Spokane, Wash. and throughout Montana this year, but the release of Threatpoint’s latest studio […]