The Grateful Gallery visits First Friday

Grateful Art in The Electric City We caught up with The Grateful Gallery’s John Warner about his upcoming appearance at The Backyard Ale House, 523 Linden St., Scranton, on Friday, March 7 as part of Susquehanna Breakdown’s Fee Free event. The night will feature selected works from The Grateful Gallery, as well as live music from The Kalob Griffin Band and...

Earfull: Suze

Local act SUZE release new album Sounds from Thursday Evening   Somewhere deep within the bowels of a warehouse in Pittston — surrounded by floral supplies: foam, fake flowers, accents, vases, and assorted ephemera — lead singer and guitarist Adam McKinley of SUZE turns to make a point. “I’m really glad we’ve got a chance to talk to everyone in...

Earfull: RED HOT CHILLI PIPERS

The Pipes are Calling RED HOT CHILLI PIPERS bring Bagrock to The F.M. Kirby Center   As we draw closer to the onslaught of various St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, you can almost hear the bagpipers approaching The 570 far off in the distance. When we think of bagpipers, thoughts of “Danny Boy” and “Amazing Grace” might come to mind, but a Scottish...

Earfull: Luke Bryan

A Country Sell-Out The only thing country superstar Luke Bryan knows how to do is sell records, win big awards and sell out concerts   Mega-country superstar and the Academy of Country Music’s Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan is at the top of his game and packing arenas throughout the U.S. Bryan’s “That’s My Kind of Night Tour” hits Mohegan Sun...

Earfull: J. Roddy Walston and The Business

THE HEAVY BELLS ARE RINGING J. Roddy Walston and The Business take part in The Fuzz 92.1 Private Artist Showcase   J. Roddy Walston and The Business wants to give its fans a full body and mind experience while listening to their music. “It seems like most bands write for either the animal side of people or for the side that’s more in tune with the...

Earfull: EagleMania

Eagles On Ice EAGLEMANIA BRING THE EAGLES GREATEST HITS TO THE CLARKS SUMMIT FESTIVAL OF ICE   The desire to get out of the bar-band bustle and in front of bigger crowds in larger venues served as the catalyst behind EagleMania’s recent success. After three years of honing their skills and searching for the right combination of voices and musicians, the...

Earfull: A Fire With Friends

FIRE IT UP A FIRE WITH FRIENDS CELEBRATE THE RELEASE  OF GHOST HOUSE  WITH A SPECIAL SHOW   Something has been swirling in the ether around the area for longer than a year, popping up here and there in front of audiences, and occasionally, alighting to be captured one bit at a time. Now it’s time for the spectre to fully materialize: Ghost House is the...

Earfull: Trombone Shorty

SPREAD THE JOY TROMBONE SHORTY AND ORLEANS AVENUE SET TO MAKE THEIR F.M. KIRBY DEBUT   Grammy-nominated recording artist Trombone Shorty and his band, Orleans Avenue, will make their F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts debut on Friday, Jan. 17 at 8 p.m. Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews is currently touring in support of his third record, Say That To...

Earfull: The Fighting Jamesons

Fighting the Good Fight The Fighting Jamesons bring their own brand of Celtic rock to town As long as they’re still playing the music they love, The Fighting Jamesons (TFJs) feel at home just about anywhere the road takes them. Whether it’s on a large festival stage in front of thousands of people or on the dance floor of a pub, TFJs jump at any...

Ear Full: The Liberty Underground

RELEASE THE ROCK THE LIBERTY UNDERGROUND CELEBRATE ROCK ROOTS WITH THREE FEET FROM GOLD   Some musicians shy away from slapping a label on their music or act hesitantly before associating themselves with a specific genre. After listening to the first two songs from The Lib­erty Under­ground’s new record, Three Feet From Gold, you only need one word to...