By: Jeff Kreitz Jr.
Hello music lovers! April showers bring May flowers, it also brings us alot of great entertainment to our area this month. Check out all this great info!
The 6th Annual Rock, Roast and Run for Little Ones takes place this month from the 15th through the 17th at the West End Fairgrounds in Laurelton with a great weekend of bands that include; Dirty Mojo, Wonderchunk, Deuce, Unncutt, Ascension, Grace’s Downfall, Aftermath, Audio Box and Gun Metal Gray. Go to LiftingLittleLives.org for more info.
Guitarist/vocalist Bob Woodring aka “Just Bob” has put the final touches on a full band entitled Dug Out with an emphasis on 90’s hard rock and grunge, other members are Mike “Dizzle” Davis on bass, Trevor Smith on guitar and Jared Blair on drums. Catch their debut show when they open for All Else Fails at the Grandville Tavern up in Grandville Summit on the 2nd!
Nick Coyle takes his Electracoustica show out to Bar Louie at the Mohegun Sun Casino in Wilkes-Barre the 1st. Classic rockers Bad Habit are back after a long hiatus, and are finalizing their schedule as we speak!
The Rocky Allen Band return to our area this month with a pair of shows, catch them at Big Dogz Sports Bar in Hughsville on the 29th and up at the Canton Moose Club on the 30th.
Billy Rock and the Sucker Punch boys have some dates in our area this month, check them out at McGuigan’s in Sunbury on the 2nd, the Mifflinburg VFW on the 9th and at the Mifflinville Fire Co. on the 16th. Plus they will be opening for Tantric in Endicott New York at The Pines Pavillion & Events Center on May 30th
Guitarist Tony Harlan and his Random Axe crew invade the Mill Tavern in Montoursville on the 8th with a huge back to the 80’s party…if you miss the sites and sounds of great 80’s music then don’t miss this show!
The hard hitting band Quarterstick roll into the Lock Haven American Legion on the 1st. Armed & Ready return to our area this month with stops at the Mifflinburg VFW on the 1st and the Lock Haven American Legion on the 9th.
Legato Vibe are still busy with stops at the Riverside in Montgomery on the 2nd, Hulls Landing in Muncy on the 15th and The New Mountain Tavern in Montgomery on the 16th.
Speedy’s Place in Milton welcome’s newcomers Babylon Sister on the 9th. Lock Haven classic rockers Seven 2 Ten invade the Jersey Shore VFW on the 16th.
The band Flipside from the Williamsport area have a very busy month, catch them at the South Williamsport American Legion post 617 on the 16th, the Hiawatha River Cruise on the 17th, two shows on the 23rd, Horsepower Harley-Davidson in Williamsport (day show) and Happy Acre’s up Pine Creek (evening show) Plus they will be at The Mill Tavern in Montoursville on the 29th and Pier 87 in Montoursville on the 31st.
The Route 61 Roadhouse in Sunbury welcome’s the Eighty 6 Band on the 8th, also every Thursday is open mic night at the Roadhouse!
Lock Haven area band Teacherz Pet have gotten back together for a reunion gig at The Gamble Farm Inn in Jersey Shore on May 9th!
That’s all for this month, if you have any news or info to share hit me up on Facebook or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. As always, continue to support live music and the PA Musician Magazine!