Concert Listings: July 15 to 21, 2015

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Celtic group Burning Bridget Cleary will perform two shows on July 18 at the Hawley Silk Mill.
Jazz musician David Bixler will bring his music outdoors in ‘PAI Jazz on the River’ July 23. Members of the summer Performing Arts Institute of Wyoming Seminary will join him on the River Common in Wilkes-Barre.
Rock band Mystery Fyre will perform at the Capitol Restaurant & Bar in Bloomsburg on July 17.
Improvisational musical trio Pericopes +1 will entertain at The Cooperage in Honesdale on July 18.

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    CONCERTS AT A GLANCE

    F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100

    Summer Spotlight with Zack Hammond, the Charming Beards and more, July 17

    Girls, Guns and Glory, July 18

    Gordon Lightfoot, Aug. 2

    Saint Motel, Aug. 5

    Matt Andersen, Aug. 14

    Spirit Family Reunion, Sept. 4

    Jackson Browne, Sept. 12

    Home Free, Sept. 21

    An Acoustic Evening with Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt, Oct. 9

    Vienna Boys Choir, Oct. 10

    Chris Cornell, Oct. 17

    Norm MacDonald & Kevin Nealon, Oct. 24

    The Beach Boys, Oct. 25

    Steve Hackett, Nov. 14

    Joe Nardone Present ‘The Best of Doo Wop,’ Nov. 21

    Wizards of Winter, Nov. 27

    John Prine, Dec. 4

    Cherish the Ladies, Dec. 17

    God Save the Queen, Feb. 5

    Los Lobos with Ballet Folklorico Mexicano, March 4

    Dancing in the Streets: Motown’s Greatest Hits, April 13

    Materialize! With Drew Thomas, April 16

    Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township (800) 745-3000

    The Midtown Men, July 25

    The Doobie Brothers, Aug. 1

    Shawn Klush Elvis Tribute, Aug. 22 and 23

    Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton

    Camp Bisco, July 16-18

    Vans Warped Tour, July 21

    Luke Bryan, July 30

    Peach Music Festival, Aug. 13-16

    Jason Aldean, Sept. 10

    Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0371

    Lee Greenwood, July 17

    38 Special, July 19

    Trigger Hippy with Will Hoge, July 22

    Arrival: ABBA Tribute, July 23

    Steep Canyon Rangers and the Jeff Austin Band, July 24

    45RPM: A Tribute to the 70s AM Radio Hits, July 31

    Graham Nash, Aug. 18

    Eric Burdon & the Animals with the Edgar Winter Band, Aug. 29

    Jamey Johnson, Sept. 10

    Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam, Sept. 20

    Gene Watson, Oct. 3

    The Winery Dogs, Oct. 4

    Blue Oyster Cult with Vanilla Fudge, Oct. 9

    Clint Black, Oct. 15

    Tommy James and the Shondells, Oct. 17

    Back to the Garden: 1969, Oct. 23

    Rhonda Vincent, Oct. 25

    Jefferson Starship, Nov. 7

    Three Dog Night, Nov. 20

    A Night to Remember: Presley, Perkins, Lewis & Cash, Nov. 21

    Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0249

    David Mayfield Parade, July 17

    Ambrosia: Multi-Hit Machine of the 70s, July 18

    40-Story Radio Tower with Birdie Busch, July 23

    Incendio, July 24

    Splintered Sunlight, July 25

    Mark Hummel & the Golden State Lone Star Revue, July 31

    Pennsylvania Burlesque Festival, Aug. 7 and 8

    Sugar Blue, Aug. 14

    The Dublin City Ramblers, Aug. 15

    Hey 19: Tribute to Steely Dan, Aug. 21

    Frank Vignola and Vinny Raniolo, Aug. 22

    40-Story Radio Tower with De Tierra Caliente, Aug. 27

    Ryan Shupe and the Rubberband, Aug. 28

    The Sons & Heirs, Aug. 29

    Barefoot Movement, Sept. 4

    Hollywood Nights: Bob Seger Tribute, Sept. 5

    The Stranger: A Tribute to Billy Joel, Sept. 11

    In the Round: Marshall Crenshaw, Jonathan Edwards and Garland Jeffreys, Sept. 17

    The Frank Sinatra Tribute Show, Sept. 19

    Wishbone Ash, Sept. 26

    John Denver Tribute with the Ted Vigil Band, Oct. 9

    Damn the Torpedoes: Tom Petty Tribute, Oct. 10

    The Young Dubliners, Oct. 14

    Leo Kottke, Oct. 16

    Eaglemania, Oct. 17

    ‘The Band’ Band: A Last Waltz Celebration, Nov. 7

    The Sixties Show, Nov. 14

    Mary Fahl, Nov. 21

    Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg (570) 420-2808

    Three Days Grace with Finger Eleven and Devour the Day, July 21

    Zappa Plays Zappa, July 26

    Jason Isbell with Blake Mills, July 28

    Seether, July 31

    Asleep at the Wheel, Sept. 24

    Pink Talking Fish, Sept. 25

    Bell Bottom Blues: Eric Clapton Tribute, Sept. 26

    Granger Smith and Earl Dibbles Jr., Oct. 3

    Jay and the Americans, Oct. 9

    Kansas, Oct. 11

    Sherman Summer Stage, Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono (570) 420-2808

    Chris Young, July 17

    Sublime with Rome, Aug. 1

    Dokken with Warrant and Firehouse, Aug. 22

    Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, NY (866) 781-2922

    Neil Young and Promise of the Real, July 17

    Brad Paisley with Justin Moore and Mickey Guyton, July 24

    Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, July 25

    3 Doors Down and Seether, Aug. 1

    Peter Cetera with the Hudson Valley Philharmonic, Aug. 2

    Florida Georgia Line with Thomas Rhett and Frankie Ballard, Aug. 7

    Lynyrd Skynyrd with the Marshall Tucker Band, Aug. 14

    Zac Brown Band, Aug. 23

    Christine Ebersole, Aug. 29

    Rascal Flatts with Scotty McCreery and RaeLynn, Aug. 30

    Chicago with Earth, Wind and Fire, Sept. 1

    Van Halen with Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Sept. 6

    Vic DiBitetto: The Italian Hurricane, Sept. 12

    Jackson Browne, Sept. 19

    The Princeton Nassoons, Oct. 4

    Karen Mason, Oct. 17

    Sunday with Friends Chamber Music Series, Oct. 18

    Blues at Bethel Woods with Fred Scribner, Chris O’Leary Band, Slam Allen, Debbie Davies and Midnight Slim, Oct. 24

    Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes, Nov. 7

    The Ultimate Bradstan Reunion, Nov. 14

    Sunday with Friends Chamber Music Series, Nov. 22

    THIS WEEK: July 15 to 21, 2015

    Wednesday Concerts in the Park with music by the Gene Dempsey Orchestra. Nay Aug Park Pool Area, 500 Arthur Ave., Scranton. 7 to 9 p.m. July 15. Free. 570-348-4186.

    Tim Zimmerman and the King’s Brass, a concert of patriotic music, big-band favorites, marches, hymns and more performed on trumpets, trombones, tuba, percussion and keyboards. Shavertown United Methodist Church, 163 N. Pioneer Ave. 7 p.m. July 15. 570-675-3616.

    Camp Bisco, a three-day, rain-or-shine event with camping and three days and nights of music on three stages. Guests include the Disco Biscuits, Bassnectar, Pretty Lights, STS9, Big Gigantic, Atmosphere, Tipper, the Floozies, Trippy Turtle, Manic Focus, Papadosio, Goldroom, Emancipator, Flatbush Zombies and many more. Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. July 16 to 18. Tickets at livenation.com.

    Party on the Patio, with Tramps Like Us paying tribute to the music of Bruce Springsteen. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 6 p.m. July 16. Free. Age 21 and older. 888-946-4672.

    Performing Arts Institute Concert, with the Wind Ensemble, Jazz Combos and Jazz Ensemble. Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 260 N. Sprague Ave., Wyoming Seminary, Kingston. 7:30 p.m. Fridays through July 31. Free. 570-270-2186.

    Summer Spotlight, an evening of local talent including award-winning poet and journalist Rich Howells, NEPA Comedy Idol winner Zack Hammond, Steamtown Music Award winner Katie Kelly & the Charming Beards, spoken-word artist The Carlton, singer-songwriter Adam Bailey, comedian Dan Hoppel and indie rock band Mock Sun. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. July 17. $20. 570-826-1100.

    Lee Greenwood, the country music artist performing songs from his latest release “I Want to Be in Your World.” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 17. 866-605-7325.

    Chris Young, the country-music hitmaker. A Sherman Summer Stage Show at Mount Airy Casino and Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 8 p.m. July 17. $45, $35, 570-420-2808.

    David Mayfield Parade, the singer-songwriter, band leader and Grammy-nominated producer. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 17. $20. 570-325-0249.

    Mystery Fyre, the high-energy rock band. Capitol Restaurant & Bar, 45 E. Main St., Bloomsburg. 9 p.m. July 17. $3. 570-387-1111.

    Burning Bridget Cleary, the Celtic and folk group with driving rhythms and tightly woven harmonies. Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Drive. July 18 with shows at 6 and 8:30 p.m. $22; $16. 570-588-8077.

    Patterson Grove Summer Concert Series, with bluegrass-gospel group Raven Creek. Patterson Grove, 1128 Bethel Hill Road, Shickshinny. 7:15 p.m. July 18. Free but donations accepted. 570-925-0244.

    Pericopes +1, the improvisational musical trio fusing elements of post-rock, avant garde and folk music. The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. 7:30 p.m. July 18. Donation. 570-253-2020.

    Performing Arts Institute Concert, with the Masterworks Chorale, Institute Chorus and Symphony Orchestra. Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 260 N. Sprague Ave., Wyoming Seminary, Kingston. 7:30 p.m. July 18 and Aug. 1. Free. 570-270-2186.

    Live from the Chandelier Lobby: Girls, Guns and Glory, a band paying tribute to the country classics of Hank Williams. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. July 18. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 570-826-1100.

    Ambrosia, the six-member, Los Angeles-based band with progressive, classical and world influences. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 18. $33. 570-325-0249.

    Sunday Concerts in the Park with Classic Rock Express. Nay Aug Park Pool Area, 500 Arthur Ave., Scranton. 2 p.m. July 19. Free. 570-969-1300.

    Irem Summer Concert Series, with the Legends performing music from the 1950s and ’60s. The Pavilion, Irem Country Club, 70 Ridgway Drive, Dallas. 7 p.m. July 19. Free. 570-675-3713.

    38 Special, the southern rockers playing hits from their three-decade career. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 19. 866-605-7325.

    Counselor Solo and Chamber Recital, classical instrumental and vocal pieces by counselors of the Performing Arts Institute of Wyoming Seminary. Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 260 N. Sprague Ave., Kingston. 7:30 p.m. July 20. Free. 570-270-2186.

    Vans Warped Tour, the annual gathering of metal, hardcore, alternative and punk rock bands. This year’s lineup, in part, includes August Burns Red, Asking Alexandria, Man Overboard, Memphis May Fire, Family Force 5, Black Veil Brides, Pierce the Veil, the Wonder Years, We Came as Romans, Miss May I, Never Shout Never, Icon for Hire, Lee Corey Oswald, Citizen, Beautiful Bodies, As It Is, blessthefall, Attila, Youth in Revolt and more. Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 11 a.m. July 21. Tickets at livenation.com.

    Royal School of Church Music, Evensong and Compline sung in the Anglican tradition by a choir of 180 singers from throughout the U.S. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Schedule includes Choral Evensong 5:30 p.m. July 21 and 22; 5:30 p.m. July 24; 3 p.m. July 26. Compline will be sung 9 p.m. July 21, 22 and 25; 8:30 p.m. July 23. Choral Eucharist is 10:30 a.m. July 26. 570-825-6653.

    Three Days Grace, the platinum-selling quartet performing its hard-hitting, hypnotic anthems. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. July 21. $29.50 advance; $32 day of show. 570-420-2808.

    Celtic group Burning Bridget Cleary will perform two shows on July 18 at the Hawley Silk Mill.
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_7.17-Concerts-burningbridgetclearyjpg.jpgCeltic group Burning Bridget Cleary will perform two shows on July 18 at the Hawley Silk Mill.

    Jazz musician David Bixler will bring his music outdoors in ‘PAI Jazz on the River’ July 23. Members of the summer Performing Arts Institute of Wyoming Seminary will join him on the River Common in Wilkes-Barre.
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_7.17-Concerts-Jazz-on-River-Bixler.jpgJazz musician David Bixler will bring his music outdoors in ‘PAI Jazz on the River’ July 23. Members of the summer Performing Arts Institute of Wyoming Seminary will join him on the River Common in Wilkes-Barre.

    Rock band Mystery Fyre will perform at the Capitol Restaurant & Bar in Bloomsburg on July 17.
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_7.17-concerts-mystery-fyre.jpgRock band Mystery Fyre will perform at the Capitol Restaurant & Bar in Bloomsburg on July 17.

    Improvisational musical trio Pericopes +1 will entertain at The Cooperage in Honesdale on July 18.
    http://www.theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_7.17-Concerts-Periscopes-1.jpgImprovisational musical trio Pericopes +1 will entertain at The Cooperage in Honesdale on July 18.