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One horse townRock N Horse with Nashville recording artist Jeanne Zano has a double gig Saturday, Jan. 31. Froggy 101 asked Zano to open its Up Close and Personal concert with Crystal Shawanda and Jamie O’Neal at Tink’s (519 Linden St., Scranton). The show is a benefit for The Women’s Resource Center of NEPA. Zano and some Rock N Horse members will take the stage at 8 p.m. for a 3-4 acoustic song set then head to Spurs (Oak Street, Pittston Twp.) where Jeanne and Rock N Horse will perform a full night of music. The band’s repertoire includes Sugarland, Gretchen Wilson, Sara Evans, Kenny Chesney, Brooks & Dunn, Trace Atkins, and songs from Zano’s CD “Here I Am.” The members of Rock N Horse have performed in a long list of bands, including Flaxy Morgan, Suspect, X-Country, Iron Cowboy, Midnight Rodeo, 3 Stewed Tomatoes, Revenge, Gator Stew and Last Call. Pictured from left are: Joe Partash, drums/vocals; “Diamond” Dave Baratta, steel/fiddle/mandolin/vocals; Dave Dixon, bass/vocals; Brian McAndrew, lead guitar/vocals; Zano, keyboards/vocals; and George Stuscavage, guitar/vocals. You can also catch the band on Froggy 101’s Doc Medek show Friday morning.

THE BOG

341 Adams Ave., Scranton

Phone: 570.341.6761

And The Moneynotes / Holy Ghost Tent Revival: Jan. 31

Fixture: These United States / The Orner Brothers / The Minor White: Feb. 5

Everything, Now!: Feb. 7

Donovan Roberts: Feb. 21

CAESARS POCONO RESORTS

1.877.800.5380

www.CPResorts.com

Souled Out: Feb. 6-7

Beginnings: March 13-14

Lewis Black: March 15

Hotel California: March 27, 28

Howie Mandel: June 28

CAFE METROPOLIS

94 S. Main Street, Wilkes-Barre

Phone: 570.498.9102

www.cafemetropolis.com

Shows are ALL AGES

Jason Anderson / Strand of Oaks / These Elk Forever: Jan. 30, 8 p.m., $7

Slightly Askew: Jan. 31, 8 p.m., cost TBA

Collisions / Beartrap / Debaser / This Fight: Feb. 1, 7 p.m., $8

River City Rebels / Revolution Radio / Captain We’re Sinking / Shock Value: Feb. 7, 8 p.m., $8

Static Radio NJ / Fallen From the Sky / Get Stoked! / The Greek Favorites: Feb. 12, 7 p.m., $8

No West / Control / A Fire With Friends: Feb. 13, 8 p.m., $7

Dangerous Summer / Lives of Famous Men / Terror on the Screen / Thesis Statement: Feb. 15, 7 p.m., $8

Psyopus / Burning the Masses / Salt the Wound / Woe of Tyrants / Traitors: Feb. 28, 8 p.m., $8

Tombs / The Wayward / Blizzard of Flies / Secret Cutters: Feb. 20, 8 p.m., $8

The Queers / Poison Arrows / Shock Value: March 11, 7 p.m., $10

Flatfoot 56 / The Big Green: March 13, 8 p.m., $8

Title Fight / Tigers Jaw / A Loss for Words / Balance and Composure: March 15, 7 p.m., $8

CHICORY HOUSE

35 Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre (St. Stephen’s Church Community Room)

Phone: 570.825.8772

www.chicoryhouse.com

Slide: March 20, , 8 p.m. at Forty Fort Presbyterian Church Hall (1224 Wyoming Ave, Forty Fort) Refreshments available. $15, $12 supporting members

North Sea Gas: May 1, at Forty Fort Presbyterian Church Hall (1224 Wyoming Ave, Forty Fort) Refreshments available. $15, $12 supporting members.

ENERGY NIGHT CLUB

17 River St., Plains

570.237.2076

www.myspace.com / energyunder21

Every Time I Die / Motionless in White: Jan. 30, 6 p.m., $12

The Scenic / Sparks the Rescue: Feb. 6, 5:30 p.m., $10

Arise and Ruin / This or The Apocalypse: Feb. 11, 5:30 p.m., $10

Versaemerge: April 6, 5:30 p.m., $10

Thieves and Villians / Go Radio: Feb. 10, 5:30 p.m. $10

I Am Ghost / Lower Definition: Feb. 27, 5:30 p.m. $12

FAGANS

603 Route 6, Jermyn

Bigger Lights / Thieves and Villains / Fight Fair: Jan. 30, 5 p.m.

Skip Town Matty / Big Green / Fridge Full of Pops: Feb. 7, 6 p.m.

F.M. KIRBY CENTER

71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre

Phone: 570.826.1100

Air Supply: Feb. 5, 7:30 p.m., $34-$44

NEPA Philharmonic-The Broadway Tenors-Pops II: Feb. 7, 8 p.m., $20.50-$57.50

Willie Nelson / Asleep at the Wheel: Feb. 12, 7:30 p.m., $45-$75

Cats: Feb. 18 & 19, 7:30 p.m., $25-$52.50

Cirque Mechanics’ Birdhouse Factory: Feb. 22, 7 p.m., $26.50-$44.50

Aida: Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m., $25-$57.50

Boys of the Lough: March 12, 7:30 p.m., $19-$30

NEPA Philharmonic-MASTERWORKS III-Mozart in Paris: March 14, 8 p.m.

NEPA Philharmonic-POPS 3, The POPular Vote: April 3, 8 p.m.

Michael W. Smith / Steven Curtis Chapman: April 4, 7:30 p.m., $50.50-$60.50

Stephen Lynch 3 Balloons Tour: March 21, 8 p.m., $22.50-$37.50

Lewis Black: March 27, 8 p.m., $45.50-$55.50

Mad Science presents CSI Live: April 21, 10 a.m., $6.50

Peter, Paul & Mary: April 23, 8 p.m., $41.50-$66.50

Jungle Jack Hanna: April 24, 7:30 p.m., $30 for adults, $20 for children

Bill Cosby: April 25, 6 p.m. & 9 p.m., $35 & $49.50

NEPA Philharmonic MASTERWORKS IV From the New World: May 1, 8 p.m. $20.50-$57.50

Dinosaurs: May 5, 10 a.m., $6.50

Movin’ Out: May 6, 7 p.m., $26.50-$54

Wizard of Oz: May 14, 10 a.m., $6.50

Rumpelstiltskin: May 15, 10 a.m., $6.50

Annie: May 28, 7 p.m., $7 p.m.

MAUCH CHUNK OPERA HOUSE

14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, 570.325.0249, www.jtams.net

Steve Forbert: Jan. 31, 8:30 p.m., $25

Ellis Paul / Jared Campbell: Feb. 6, 8:30 p.m., $21

The Persuasions: Feb. 7, 8:30 p.m., $25

Simon & Garfunkel Tribute: Feb 14, , 8:30 p.m., $20

The Tartan Terrors: March 13-14, 8:30 p.m., $33

Willy Porter: April 17, 8:30 p.m., $23

Natural Breakdown: April 18, 8:30 p.m., $20

Gallagher: April 25, 8:30 p.m., $25-$28

The Doughboys: Feb. 21, 8:30 p.m., $18

Tony Kenny’s Celtic Nights: March 7, 8 p.m., $25-$28

Ladies Night Out Comedy: March 28, 8:30 p.m., $18

Jimmie JJ Walker: May 23, 8:30 p.m., $25

U2 Tribute: May 30, 8:30 p.m., $21

PENN’S PEAK

325 Maury Road, Jim Thorpe

Phone: 1.866.605.7325

The Pretenders: Feb. 5, 8 p.m., $37-$42

Beatlemania Now: Feb. 7, 8 p.m. $15

Temptations: Feb. 12, 8 p.m. $28-$33

7 Bridges Eagles Tribute: Feb. 13, 8 p.m., $13

Dennis DeYoung: Feb. 14, 8 p.m., $34-$39

Cross Canadian Ragweed: Feb. 27, 8 p.m., $15

Evolution / Bad Animals: Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m., $18

Shinedown / Black Stone Cherry / Halestorm: March 5, 7:30 p.m., $24 advance, $27 day of

NRPS with Donna Jean and the Tricksters: March 6, 8 p.m., $ 24

Robert Cray: March 12, 8 p.m., $29-$34

Loretta Lynn: March 20, 8 p.m., $38-$48

Johnny and Edgar Winter: March 27, 8 p.m., $30

Big Shot: March 28, 8 p.m., $15

Umphrey’s McGee: April 3, 8 p.m., $21

Jo Dee Messina: April 18, 8 p.m., $32-$37

Little River Band / Ambrosia: April 24, 8 p.m., $29-$34

Gary Allen: May 30, 8 p.m., $38-$43

Bobby Vinton: June 5, 8 p.m., $40-$45

George Jones: Aug. 21, 8 p.m., $59-$64

Howie Mandel: Sept. 10, 8 p.m., $49-$54

RIVER STREET JAZZ CAFE

665 N. River St., Plains

Phone: 570.822.2992

Treesap: Jan. 29, 10 p.m.

Gongzilla: Jan. 30, 9 p.m.

George Wesley Band: Jan. 31, 10 p.m.

Free Music Orchestra: Feb. 5, 9 p.m.

Clarence Spady: Feb. 6, 10 p.m.

Woody Brown Project: Feb. 7, 9 p.m.

Small Ax Orchestra / George Wesley: Feb. 12, 10 p.m.

Coryell, Auger, & Sample Trio: Feb. 13, 10 p.m.

Cabinet / Mike Miz: Feb. 14, 9 p.m.

Concert for Art Redmond: Feb. 15, 6 p.m.

Mike Miz: Feb. 19, 9 p.m.

Live Dead: Feb. 21, 8 p.m.

Peter Prince / Moon Boot Lover: Feb. 27, 10 p.m.

Push: Feb. 28, 8 p.m.

Trippin on Nothing: March 6, 9 p.m.

Misty Mountain: March 7, 10 p.m.

Small Ax Orchestra / George Wesley: March 12, 10 p.m.

George Wesley Band: March 20, 10 p.m.

Indobox / Jimkata: March 21, 9 p.m.

EOTO: March 27, 9 p.m.

No Code Pearl Jam tribute: March 3, 9 p.m.

Cabinet / Kris Kehr of The Recipe: April 3, 9 p.m.

U-Melt: April 4, 8 p.m.

The Dead Afterparty: April 22, 10 p.m.

Downtown Harvest: April 24, 8 p.m.

SCRANTON COMMUNITY CONCERTS

Mellow Theater, 501 Vine St. Scranton

Phone: 570.342.4137, info@scrantonconcerts.org, www.scrantonconcerts.org

All performances begin 8 p.m. Prices $15-$150, student and group rates available.

American Spiritual Ensemble: Feb. 13, 8 p.m. $25-$35

A Gathering of Singer / Songwriters: March 21 (at SCC), $15-$25

Manhattan Rhythm Kings: May 9, $25-$35

SCRANTON CULTURAL CENTER

420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton

Phone: 888.669.8966

NEPA Philharmonic / The Broadway Tenors / Pops II: Feb. 6, 8 p.m., $19-$56

Fractured Fairytales-Workshop: Feb. 7, 11 a.m., $10

Dora the Explorer Live!: Feb. 10-11, times vary, $15.50-$33.50

Sweeney Todd: Feb. 13-15, times vary, $31.50-$53.50

Soulja Boy: Feb. 26, $25-$100

Arrogant Worms: Feb. 27, 8 p.m., $16

Disturbed: Feb. 28, 8 p.m., $43

Defending the Caveman: March 5-7, times vary, $38

The Saw Doctors: March 10, 7 p.m., price TBA

Chenille Sisters: March 20, 8 p.m., $16

The Drowsy Chaperone: March 27-29, times vary, $31.50-$53.50

Old MacDonald’s Farm: March 28., 11 a.m., $10

NEPA Philharmonic-Pops III, the Popular Vote: April 4, 8 p.m., $19-$56

The Pajama Game: April 17-19, times vary, $31.50-$53.50

Day It Snowed Tortillas: April 18, 11 a.m., $10

The Rainbow Fish: April 21, 10 a.m., $7

NEPA Philharmonic-From the New World, Pops IV: May 2, 8 p.m., $19-$56

Peter Pan: May 12, 10 a.m., $7

A Bronx Tale: May 15-17, times vary, $34.50-$56.50

Rain-Beatles Tribute: June 2, 7:30 p.m. $34.50-$58.50

SHERMAN THEATER

524 Main St., Stroudsburg

Phone: 570.420.2808, www.shermantheater.com

Lights Over Ashfield / Kelsey & The Chaos, more: Jan. 30, 6 p.m., $10

Winterfest 2009 Folk Festival: Jan. 31, 11 a.m.-11 p.m., $25

Gallagher Sledge-O-Matic: Feb. 6, $28

Natural Breakdown / Big Boss Sausage / The Big Dirty: 8 p.m., $16

The Spinners: Feb. 13, 8 p.m., $33-$53

Valentines Day Dance & Concert f. Keith Washington / Meli’sa Morgan / Glenn Jones: Feb. 14, 8 p.m., $44-$79

Youth in Music: March 7, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Eileen Ivers / Immigrant Soul: March 15, 7:30 p.m., $23-$33

Independent Rock Series f. North of the City: April 3, 6 p.m., $10

The COTA Orchestra / Phil Woods: April 13, 7:30 p.m., $5-$35

“Hey George (What Do I Do About This Dragon?)”: April 18, 10:30 a.m., $8

Golden Age of Rock ‘n’ Roll: May 2, 7:30 p.m., $23-$30

Phil Keaggy: July 18, 7 p.m., $23-33

TINK’S ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEX

519 Linden Street, Scranton

Phone: 570.346.8465

Jamie O’Neal / Crystal Shawanda / Jeanne Zano: Jan. 31, 8 p.m. Donations at door benefit NEPA Woman’s Resource Center as part of Froggy 101’s Up Close & Personal

Thriving Ivory / The Five Percent: Feb. 25, 6:30 p.m., $10

TWIST NIGHTCLUB

1170 Route 315, Wilkes-Barre

Phone: 570.825.7300

Lauren Hildebrandt / DJ Debbie Gilbert: Feb. 6, 11 p.m.

WACHOVIA ARENA AT CASEY PLAZA

255 Highland Park Blvd., Wilkes-Barre Twp.

Phone: 570.693.4100

Dancing with the Stars: Feb. 3, $52-$167.50

Barry Manilow: Feb. 5, 8 p.m., $19.99-$99.99

Larry the Cable Guy: Feb. 19, 7:30 p.m., $44

Monster Jam: Feb. 20, TIMES VARY, $6.50-$21.50

WWE Raw: Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m., $22.50-$62.50

Harlem Globetrotters: March 6, 7 p.m., $18.50-$106.50

Celtic Woman Isle of Hope: March 11, 7:30 p.m., $38.50-$59

Toyota Arenacross Series-Pro Racing: March 14-15, TIMES VARY, $6.50-$18.50

Sesame Street Live “Elmo Makes Music:” March 20-22, TIMES VARY, $14.50-26.50 (on sale 2/2, 10 a.m.)

Smucker’s Stars on Ice: March 26, 7 p.m., $10-$112.50

Bill Gaither and Friends: April 16, 7 p.m., $22-$42

The Dead: April 22, 7:30 p.m., $69-$95

Andre Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra: May 15, 8 p.m., $52.50-$161.50

PHILADELPHIA ELECTRIC FACTORY

3421 Willow St., Philadelphia

Phone: 215.LOVE.222

The Black Keys: Feb. 5, 8:30 p.m.

The Pretenders: Feb. 6, 8:30 p.m.

Ben Folds / Miniature Tigers: Feb. 14, 8:30 p.m.

Thievery Corporation: Feb. 28, 8:30 p.m.

THE FILLMORE AT THE TLA

334 South St., Philadelphia

Phone: 215.922.1011

Adult Swim presents Tim & Eric: Jan. 29

Cornerstone / Golden Voice Harry / The Larkings / Quiet Storm / Now & Then: Jan. 31

Maz Jabroni-Brown and Friendly: Feb. 6

Big Head Todd & The Monsters: Feb. 7

Rob Riggle / Adam Lovitt: Feb. 20

Cute is What We Aim For / Breathe Carolina / Every Avenue / Anarbor: Feb. 21

Thriving Ivory: Feb. 26

BFA / Illinois: Feb. 28

Ben Kweller / The Watson Twins: Feb. 27

KESWICK THEATER

Easton Road-Keswick Ave, Glenside, Pa.

Phone: 215.572.7650

Antony & the Johnsons: Feb. 2, 8 p.m.

Emmylou Harris / Patty Griffin / Shawn Colvin / Buddy Miller: Feb. 6, 8 p.m.

Valentine Doo-Wop Spectacular: Feb. 7, 8 p.m.

Mike Dugan: Men Fake Foreplay: Feb. 13, 8 p.m.

Bobby Brown / Johnny Gill / Ralph Tresvant: Feb. 14, 8 p.m.

1964 The Tribute: Feb. 20-21, 8 p.m.

Eddie Griffin: Feb. 27, 8 p.m.

Bruce in the USA: Feb. 28, 8 p.m.

TROCADERO

10th & Arch St, Philadelphia

Phone: 215.336.2000.

Year Long Disaster: Jan. 29, 8 p.m.

Phil Nash: Jan. 30, 9 p.m.

Amebix / Kylesa / Mischief Brew / Behind Enemy Lines: Jan. 31, 3 p.m.

Razorblade Skin: Jan. 31, 8 p.m.

Sparks the Rescue / The Scenic: Feb. 5, 6 p.m.

The Movement: Feb. 6, 8 p.m.

Through The Noise / StarSkream: Feb. 7, 5:30 p.m.

SUSQUEHANNA BANK CENTER

1 Harbour Blvd., Camden, NJ.

Phone: 609.365.1300

Slipknot / Coheed / Cambria / Trivium: Feb. 7, 7 p.m.

Phish: June 7, 8 p.m., $49.50 (on sale 1/30)

ELSEWHERE IN PA CROCODILE ROCK

520 Hamilton St, Allentown

Phone: 610.434.460

Powerman 5000: Jan 28, 7 p.m.

Michael Jackson Tribute: Jan. 29, 7 p.m.

Valencia / Houston Calls / Artist vs. Poet: Jan. 30, 7 p.m.

Motionless in White: Jan. 31, 6 p.m

Anthony Raneri / Vinnie Caruana: Feb. 4, 6:30 p.m.

Saliva / Pop Evil / Since October: Feb. 7, 7 p.m.

Arise and Ruin / This or the Apocolypse: Feb. 9, 5:30 p.m.

We the Kings / The Cab / There for Tomorrow / Versa Emerge: Feb. 10, 6:30 p.m.

Drop Dead Gorgeous / Brokencyde: Feb. 11, 7 p.m.

STATE THEATER

435 Northampton St, Easton, PA.

Ticket: 610.252.2570

Kenny Rodgers: Feb. 5

Bobby Collins: Feb. 7

Artie Lange: Feb. 13

Michael Amante: Feb. 14

The Fab Faux: Feb. 21

Simply Sinatra: Feb. 28

NEW YORK / NEW JERSEY BEACON THEATER

2124 Broadway, New York, NY.

Phone: 212.496.7070

Paul Simon: Feb. 13-14

70’s Soul Valentine’s Concert-The Delfonics / The Stylistics / Cuba Gooding / The Chi-Lites / Main Ingredient: Feb. 15, TIMES VARY

HAMMERSTEIN BALLROOM

311 W. 34th St, New York, NY.

Phone: 212.279.7740

Thanos Petrelis: Feb. 7, 8:30 p.m.

THE FILLMORE AT IRVING PLAZA

17 Irving Place, New York, N.Y.

Phone: 212.777.6800

Big Head Todd & The Monsters: Feb. 5, 9 p.m.

English Beat: Feb. 6, 8 p.m.

Golden Age of Hip-Hop Part 1: Feb. 7

MADISON SQUARE GARDEN

7th Ave., New York, NY

Phone: 212.465.MSG1

Kings of Leon: Jan. 29

Slipknot / Coheed & Cambria / Trivium: Feb. 5

RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL

1260 Ave. of the Americas, NY, NY

Phone: 212.307.717

Cheech & Chong Light Up America: Jan. 31, 8 p.m.

John Legend: Feb. 5, 8 p.m.

Ana Gabriel: Feb. 7, 8 p.m.

ROSELAND BALLROOM

239 52nd Street, New York, NY.

Phone: 212.777.6800

The Pretenders: Jan. 30, 8 p.m.

BORGATA HOTEL AND CASINO

Atlantic City, NJ

Phone:1.866.MYBORGATA

Artie Lange: Jan. 31, 8 p.m.

The Pretenders: Jan. 31, 8:30 p.m.

John Legend / Estelle: Feb. 7, 8 p.m.

Jewel: Feb. 7, 9 p.m.

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