CONCERTS AT A GLANCE
F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100
New Riders of the Purple Sage, July 1
Project Grand Slam, July 15
The Westside Takeover, July 16
Magic Men Live! July 17
Grace Potter, July 29
Joe Walsh, Aug. 4
Space Oddity: The Ultimate David Bowie Experience, Aug. 9
Mohegan Sun Pocono, Plains Township (800) 745-3000
Whitesnake, July 2
Chippendales, July 16
Shawn Klush & the Sweet Inspirations, Aug. 26-27
George Thorogood & the Destroyers, Sept. 23
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre Twp. (800) 745-3000
Carnival of Madness Tour with Shinedown, Aug. 9
Elton John & His Band, Sept. 24
The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, Scranton (570) 961-9000
Vans Warped Tour, July 11
Camp Bisco, July 14-16
Luke Bryan, July 21
Disturbed and Breaking Benjamin, July 29
Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0371
The Yardbirds, July 1
Mark Farner, July 9
Back to the Eighties, July 15
Lonestar, July 16
Old Crow Medicine Show, July 21
Blues Traveler, July 29
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, July 30
The Smithereens and Martha Davis & the Motels, Aug. 19
Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe (570) 325-0249
Kick: The INXS Experience, July 2
Shockenaw Mountain Boys and the Bovine Social Club, July 8
Dancing Dream: The ABBA Experience, July 9
Willy Porter & Carmen Nickerson, July 15
Incendio, July 16
Blues Sisters, July 21
The Bird Dogs: Everly Brothers Show, July 22
Craig Thatcher Akustiko Band, July 23
Ari Hest, July 29
Bennie & the Jets: Elton John Show, July 30
Steepwater Band, Aug. 4
Pennsylvania Burlesque Festival, Aug. 5-6
Sherman Theater, Stroudsburg (570) 420-2808
28th Infantry Division Band, July 1
The Stranger: Billy Joel Tribute, July 8
Porter & Sayles, July 23
Steel Panther, July 30
Motion City Soundtrack, Aug. 5
Blackmore’s Night, Aug. 19
Sherman Summer Stage, (570) 420-2808
Rock the Mountain with Warrant and LA Guns, July 15
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, New York (866) 781-2922
Steely Dan and Steve Winwood, July 9
Jason Aldean, July 14
The Beach Boys and The Temptations, July 15
Jim Gaffigan, July 16
Michael McDonald and America, July 17
Tedeschi Trucks Band, July 20
Zac Brown Band, July 22
Aretha Franklin, July 29
Heart, Joan Jett and Cheap Trick, July 30
Dion with Ronnie Spector, July 31
Toby Keith, Aug. 4
Counting Crows and Rob Thomas, Aug. 5
Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration, Aug. 6
THIS WEEK: June 29 to July 5, 2016
The 28th Infantry Division Band of the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, the state’s oldest music performance group organized prior to World War II. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 7:30 p.m. July 1. Free. 570-420-2808.
New Riders of the Purple Sage, the country-rock group that began as a part-time spinoff from the Grateful Dead. A “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” concert at the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. July 1. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 570-826-1100.
The Yardbirds, the veteran blues band with a new lineup: Jim Mccarty, Top Topham, Kenny Aaronson, Myke Scavone and John Idan. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 1. 866-605-7325.
The Bonning Family, the country gospel group. Patterson Grove Campmeeting Grounds, 1128 Bethel Hill Road, Shickshinny. 7:15 p.m. July 2. Donation. 570-864-3843.
Benefit Concert, by Bill Borysewicz and Friends to help 27-year-old cancer victim Richard Laury with medical expenses. Cultural Centre of St. Faustina, 38 W. Church St., Nanticoke. 7:30 p.m. July 2. With refreshments, basket raffle and t-shirt sales. 570-735-4833.
Whitesnake, the British rockers in a concert at Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 8 p.m. July 2. $49 to $119. 800-745-3000.
KICK, an INXS tribute band. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 2. $20. 570-325-0249.
Michael Bolton, the soft-rock balladeer. Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Mount Pocono. 8 p.m. July 2. $65, $59, $49, $39. 877-682-4791.
Fred Hersch, a benefit concert by the jazz pianist. The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. 8 p.m. July 2. Donations benefit the Wayne County Pantry Program and The Cooperage Project. 570-253-2020.
All-American Patriotic Music, an outdoor concert of classic American tunes by Gold Dust . Bring a chair. Barn Pavilion, Salt Springs State Park, 2305 Salt Springs Road, Franklin Forks. 7 p.m. July 3. Free. Followed by a campfire and marshmallow toasting. 570-967-7275.
Independence Day Concerts the NEPA Philharmonic performs patriotic pieces followed by fireworks. 7:30 p.m. July 3 at Lackawanna County Courthouse Square, Scranton; and 7:30 p.m. July 4 at Kirby Park, Wilkes-Barre. 570-240-4444.
Fred Hersch, jazz pianist, will give a benefit concert at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. 8 p.m. July 2. Donations benefit the Wayne County Pantry Program and The Cooperage Project. 570-253-2020.
KICK, an INXS tribute band entertains at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 2. $20. 570-325-0249.
‘A Patriotic Celebration,’ a concert by The King’s Brass. Shavertown United Methodist Church, 163 N. Pioneer Ave. 7 p.m. July 7. Donation. 570-675-3616.
‘New Riders of the Purple Sage,’ the country-rock group that began as a part-time spinoff from the Grateful Dead will appear in a “Live from the Chandelier Lobby” concert at the F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. July 1. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 570-826-1100.