Concert Listings: June 30 to July 6

Splintered Sunlight will pay tribute to the music of The Grateful Dead June 30 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe. - Times Leader file photo
The Ultimate Queen Celebration, starring Marc Martel, will take place July 1 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre. - Times Leader file photo

THIS WEEK: June 30 to July 6

Splintered Sunlight, a popular Philadelphia-based Grateful Dead tribute band presents their reinterpreted covers on the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love. Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. June 30. $17. mcohjt.com. 570-325-0249.

Back to the Eighties Show with Jessie’s Girl, top-notch musicians performing the songs of Bon Jovi, Cindi Lauper, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Prince and more. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. $22, $27. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. June 30. 1-866-605-7325.

Queen Extravaganza, winner of a vocal contest held by original Queen members Roger Taylor and Brian May, Marc Martel leads a queen tribute ensemble that has appeared on “American Idol” and become renowned world wide. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. July 1. Tickets purchased for the cancelled God Save the Queen Show are valid at The Queen Extravaganza. $25, $35, $45, $73. 570-826-1100.

EagleMania, Eagles tribute band, will perform at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W Broadway, Jim Thorpe 7 p.m. July 1. Their act features the Eagles’ greatest hits and some solo work of Don Henley, Glenn Frey and Joe Walsh. $28. Tickets can be purchased online at bit.ly/2smOAJ0. 570-325-0249.

Yonder Mountain String Band, the Colorado bluegrass band with rock and roll flavor at Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m. July 1. The band is touring on their most recent release, “Love. Ain’t Love.” $17 advance, $22 day of show. 610-826-9000.

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Froggy Fest featuring Lady Antebellum, the popular country trio will perform with supporting acts Kelsea Ballerini and Brett Young. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 7:30 p.m. July 9. Tickets start at $26.25. livenation.com

Vans Warped Tour, the yearly traveling alternative music festival features American Authors, Barb Wire Dolls, Hatebreed and many more. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 11 a.m. July 10. Tickets start at $43.50. livenation.com.

Billy Strings, Nashville-based bluegrass musician with supporting acts JP Biondo, local singer songwriter and Trout Steak Revival, Colorado based quintet. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. July 13. $20, $25. Kirbycenter.org. 570-826-1100.

Camp Bisco, the three-day electronic music festival featured headliners the Disco Biscuits, Bass Nectar and many more. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. July 13 through 15. Three-day general admission tickets cost $195. livenation.com.

Phil Vassar, singer/songwriter with Top 5 hits including “Carlene” and “American Child”, will perform at 8 p.m. July 14, at Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. Tickets $22, $27 and available at Ticketmaster outlets or at Penn’s Peak Box Office and Roadies Restaurant. No phone sales.

Great White, the energetic classic-rock veterans. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 15. $23 advance, $28 day of show. 866-605-7325.

Daughtry, led by former American Idol finalist. The F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. July 15. $39.50 to $69.50. 570-826-1100.

Hyper Space Tour, features Boston and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 7:30 p.m. July 25. Tickets start at $20. livenation.com.

Honda Civic Tour, features One Republic, Fitz & the Tantrums and James Arthur. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. 7 p.m. July 26. Tickets start at $20. livenation.com.

Conor Oberst, acclaimed singer-songwriter and former member of Bright Eyes and Desaparecidos will perform with a full band. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. July 27. $30. 570-826-1100.

Josh Turner, the multi-platinum Nashville recording artist. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. July 29. $42, $37. 866-605-7325.

Peter Cetera, former Chicago frontman and Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter will headline Under the Stars Summer Arts Festival. Wells Fargo Amphitheater, Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas Township. 8 p.m. July 29. $30, $45. 570-674-6719.

Shemekia Copeland, blues, roots and soul singer will perform as part of the Kirby Center’s Live from the Chandelier Lobby Series. 8 p.m. Aug. 4. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. June 9. $20 advance, $25 day of show. kirbycenter.org.

Amos Lee, singer-songwriter with a soulful voice and penchant for genre fusion will make his debut at the F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. July 30. $29.50 to $59.50. 570-826-1100.

Dweezil Zappa: 50 Years of Frank, Dweezil Zappa, son of legendary composer and guitarist Frank Zappa, will play his father’s music. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Aug. 3. $22.50, $32.50, $42.50, $68.50. 570-826-1100.

Santana, the 10-time Grammy Award-winning guitarist and his band will perform passion-filled songs from their 40 year career. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, 200 Hurd Road, Bethel, N.Y. 8 p.m. Aug. 5. $37. 50 to $136.50. 1-866-781-2922.

Geen Ween Does Billy Joel, the Ween frontman pays tribute to one of his songwriting heroes, Billy Joel, backed by a seven-piece band. Chandelier Lobby, F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Aug. 5. $20 in advance, $25 the day of the show. 570-826-1100.

Peach Music Festival, the four day music festival will be headlined by My Morning Jacket and Widespread Panic and will feature a multitude of other acts. The Pavilion at Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Road, Scranton. Aug. 10 through 14. Ticket prices vary with package. Thepeachmusicfestival.com.

TajMoe: The Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ Band, blues titans Taj Mahal and Keb’ Mo’ combined forces in support of their collaborative album “TajMoe.” F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 9 p.m. Aug. 10. $29 to $69. 570-826-1100.

Duke Ellington Orchestra, originally led by the most prolific American composer of the 20th century, Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington, the Duke Ellington Orchestra has been performing worldwide for the past 88 years. F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. Aug. 12. $10. 570-826-1100.

Ted Nugent, rocker and political activist.8 p.m. Aug. 15 at Penns Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe. Ticket prices vary with package. 866-605-7325.

The Beach Boys, led by Mike Love, the Beach Boys will perform their iconic American pop-rock hits. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Aug. 18. $47, $52. 866-605-7325.

John Butler Trio, Australian roots and jam trio led by vocalist John Butler. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Aug. 23. $33, $38. 866-605-7325.

Donny and Marie, the famous sibling duo of Donny and Marie Osmond brings its combination of music, comedy and dancing to the F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 24. $66 to $122. 570-826-1100.

Don McLean, enduring American songwriter best known for his classic hits “American Pie” and “Vincent (Starry Starry Night).” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Aug. 25. $25, $30. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. March 31. 866-605-7325.

Elvis Tribute Spectacular, featuring Elvis tribute artist Shawn Klush and Elvis’s own backup singers, Sweet Inspirations, in honor of Elvis’s 40th anniversary. Klush was voted the world’s greatest Elvis. Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 PA-315, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Aug. 26 and 4 p.m. Aug. 27. $29. Purchase tickets through Ticketmaster at ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000.

Il Divo, multi-platinum classical crossover vocal quartet, will kick of their “A Night with the Best of Il Divo Tour” in Wilkes-Barre. The F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. Aug. 30. $59.99 to $99.50. 570-826-110.

Make America Rock Again, featuring Scott Stapp of Creed, Drowning Pool, Trapt, Sick Puppies and Adelitas Way. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. June 10. $30 advance, $35 day of show.

Montgomery Gentry, the hard driving country duo known for hits like “Something to Be Proud Of” and “Roll With Me.” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m. Sept. 15. $40, $45. 866-605-7325.

The Charlie Daniels Band, gospel and southern rock legend known for the song “Devil Went Down to Georgia.” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe, 8 p.m. Sept. 22. $40, $45. 866-605-7325.

America, classic rock outfit and writers of “A Horse With No Name” and “Sister Golden Hair.” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Sept. 17. $37, $45. 866-605-7325.

Jim Breuer, the comedian of Saturday Night Live and “Half Baked” fame. Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Sept. 29. $25, $30. 866-605-7325.

Air Supply, Australian soft rock duo. Sherman Theater, 524 Main St., Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Oct. 14. $46 to $68. Shermantheater.com and ticketfly.com. 570-420-2808.

Mary Chapin Carpenter, hosted by Harmony Presents to benefit the Pocono Environmental Education Center. 7 p.m. Oct 24. Lackawanna College Theater, 601 Vine St., Scranton. $50, $60, $70. harmonypresents.com.

Arlo Guthrie, folk icon and activist. 8 p.m. October 27. Tickets go on sale F.M Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. June 9. $38, $48, $68. kirbycenter.org.

Cheap Trick, rock and roll hall of fame inductees. 8 p.m. Nov. 12, Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe. Ticket prices vary with package. 866-605-7325.

Gene Watson, the country veteran who has thrilled listeners for more than 50 years with hits like “Farewell Party” and “Fourteen Carat Mind.” Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe. 8 p.m. Nov. 17. $17, $22. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. March 31. 866-605-7325.

Night Ranger and Loverboy, popular ’80s rock and roll bands, co-headlining. The F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 8 p.m. Nov. 24. $29.50 to $69.50. Kirbycenter.org. 570-826-1100.

Alive! ‘75, tribute band, will present a classic 1975 KISS concert experience. Sherman Theater. 524 Main Street, Stroudsburg. 8 p.m. Dec. 2. alive75.com. Shermantheater.com.

Splintered Sunlight will pay tribute to the music of The Grateful Dead June 30 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.
https://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/web1_9.2-concerts-splintered-sunlight.jpgSplintered Sunlight will pay tribute to the music of The Grateful Dead June 30 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe. Times Leader file photo

The Ultimate Queen Celebration, starring Marc Martel, will take place July 1 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre.
https://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/web1_queen_Press.jpgThe Ultimate Queen Celebration, starring Marc Martel, will take place July 1 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre. Times Leader file photo