The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

May 31, 2013

Now Hear This: Friday, May 31

By Terry Martin
For The Daily Item

— Tonight a band from Shippensburg, Big Marge, will be at Daddy McFatty’s, 95 Queen St., Northumberland. They have an unusual sound.  Almost like a dirty swamp blues (complete with a harp blower) mixed with some hard rock. This is a band worth checking out. Their website is

Kimbo and Bryan on the patio at White Oak Tavern, Route 225 north, about 3 miles south of Herndon, from 7-10 p.m.  They have really good food and a great patio to enjoy the music on.

Chris Haney and Greg Snyder will be at McGuigan’s Pub House in Sunbury from 6:30-8:30. The Frank Wicher band will be at The Links in Buckhorn from 8-11. Reservations are recommended. Ricky and Harv are at The Front Street Station, Northumberland, from 7-10, while Lawson & Disorder are at Puirseil’s in Lewisburg from 7-8 p.m.

Also tonight, The Center City Villains, a rock band from the Williamsport area, are holding a CD release at The Mill Tavern. Two bands, Audio Box and 13 Prime, will be opening up for them. It all starts at 10 and there is a $3 cover.

Tonight is the first outdoor concert of the season for Ye Olde Meeting Place on Route 405 north of Milton. Hometown band Triple Dose will be rockin’ the rafters from 8-11 p.m.  There is a $5 cover.

Allison Standby is at The Hilltop near Danville  starting at 10 and Jeff Brown is at McGuigan’s  in Sunbury from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Also in Sunbury, The Frank Wicher Band will be at The Friendship Hose Co. from 9 p.m. to midnight.

Terry Martin is one-half of the team of Terry and Rand, who host “Homemade Jam” on WQSU-FM from 2-4 p.m. Sundays. Send information about music shows and venues to wayne.laepple@gmail,com by 5 p.m. Monday, along with a copy to Send pictures, too. We want to see your smiling faces.