Beatles, Journey tribute bands
Two more shows have been announced for Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe.
Beatlemania Now, a tribute to Liverpool's Fab 4, will be coming back to Carbon County's largest concert venue on Saturday, Sept. 11.
The group goes through several costume changes including one in which they wear apparel from the band's "Yellow Submarine" tour.
Besides sounding like The Beatles, Beatlemania Now also looks like the original John, Paul, George, and Ringo.
A Journey Tribute with Voyage will be staged at Penn's Peak on Saturday, Nov. 13. Featured will be Hugo, formerly of Evolution.
Special guests are Hollywood Nights, a Bob Seger tribute.
Plenty of great music is scheduled as the summer winds down, including a concert by Blondie on Wednesday, Sept. 1. Opening will be Corevette.
Next at Penn's Peak is a rock concert next Thursday featuring four bands. Headlining is Saving Abel, one of the hottest up-and-coming bands on the touring circuit.
The Outlaws have a concert scheduled on Aug. 21.
The lineup at Penn's Peak is as follows:
19 - Saving Abel with special guests American Bang and Taddy Porter. 7 p.m. Tickets $22 advance and $27 day of show.
20 - Live Wire with special guest Bad Medicine, 8 p.m. Tickets $19 advance, $24 day of show.
21 - The Outlaws. Opening act, Nightwind. Tickets $22 advance, $27 day of show.
27 - 50s Dance Party featuring music of Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper, and Ritchie Valens, 8 p.m. Tickets $22 and $19.
1 - Blondie. Opening act, Gorevette, 8 p.m. Tickets $45 and $40.
11 - Beatlemania Now, 8 p.m. Tickets $17 advance, $22 day of show.
23 - The Temptations, 8 p.m. Tickets $33 and $28.
8 - Dick Fox's Golden Boys featuring Frankie Avalon, Bobby Rydell, and Fabian, 8 p.m. Tickets $54 and $49.
14 - Blood, Sweat and Tears, 8 p.m. Tickets $29 advance, $34 day of show.
22 - America - 40th anniversary tour, 8 p.m. Tickets $38 and $33.
23 - Restless Heart. Opening act, Nicole Donatone, 8 p.m. Tickets $24 and $19.
24 - An Evening with Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson, 8 p.m. Tickets $40 and $35.
29 - WZZO presents Kix and Stephen Pearcy, the voice of RATT, 8 p.m. Tickets $22 advance, $27 day of show.
5 - Get the Led Out, 8 p.m. Tickets $33, $28, and $23.
6 - Ryan Pelton, 8 p.m. Tickets $27 and $22.
12 - Sha Na Na, 8 p.m. Tickets $22 advance, $27 day of show.
13 - Journey Tribute with Voyage featuring Hugo formerly of Evolution and special guest Hollywood Nights (Bob Seger), 8 p.m. Tickets $22 advance and $27 day of show.
19 - Eddie Money with special guest John Waite, 8 p.m. Tickets $39 and $34.
11 - Johnny Winter. Opening acts Mike Zito and Clarence Spady, 8 p.m. Tickets $24 advance, $29 day of show.