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ROB ZOMBIE / ALICE COOPER SEPT 8TH | THE PAVILION AT MONTAGE MOUNTAIN Official Rules for Win ROB ZOMBIE Tickets 1-31 to 2-3MORE

Win Anthrax Tickets!

Win Anthrax Tickets!

ANTHRAX & BLACK LABEL SOCIETY FEBRUARY 4TH | WIND CREEK EVENT CENTER For 30 years Anthrax has been bringing the noise and treating ticket buyers to aggressive, fist-pumping music. Blistering guitars and double-pedal drums are only the beginning. Anthrax combines elements of punk, funk, hardcore and rap into their sound, and its stage presence on…MORE

Win Clutch Tickets!

Win Clutch Tickets!

CLUTCH APRIL 13TH | FREEDOM HALL Maryland-bred rockers Clutch have been a  hot ticket on the tour circuit and a mainstay on the rock radio airwaves for well over a decade. That streak continued in 2013 with the release of a well-received new album titled Earth Rocker, which topped Billboard‘s Top Hard Rock Albums chart, and plenty…MORE

Win Nickelback Tickets + Meet & Greet!

Win Nickelback Tickets + Meet & Greet!

NICKELBACK AUG. 27TH | HERSHEYPARK STADIUM A glance at the tracklisting of The Best of Nickelback Volume 1, the greatest hits set that the Canadian post-grunge rockers released in 2013, shows how dominant the band has been on the airwaves since breaking through with their third album, 2001’s Silver Side Up. Hits like “How You…MORE

Win 979X presents Pantera Tickets!

Win 979X presents Pantera Tickets!

979X presents PANTERA August 6th | The Pavilion at Montage Mountain As the first group to land an extreme metal album at No. 1 on the BIllboard 200, Pantera became overnight torchbearers of the genre, paving the way for a long and successful reign that shows no signs of slowing . In 2013, Pantera frontman,…MORE

Puscifer

Puscifer

PUSCIFER JUNE 3RD | WIND CREEK EVENT CENTER Puscifer tour 2023 announced: For those who follow Maynard James Keenan: the man with the many bands will prove his talents this summer with Puscifer, when the band will present their theatrical rock on the stages of the USA in June and July. Keenan, Mat Mitchell and…MORE

Theory of a Deadman & Skillet

Theory of a Deadman & Skillet

SKILLET / THEORY OF A DEADMAN FEB 24TH | THE SANTANDER ARENA Not every rebellion gestates in darkness. As one of the best-selling rock bands of the 21st century, Skillet continue to rebel against conventions, doubts, expectations, and rules with the intent to uplift in light. The two-time GRAMMY® Award-nominated Pandora Billionaires Club members and multiplatinum Kenosha, Wisconsin quartet—John…MORE

Flogging Molly

Flogging Molly

FLOGGING MOLLY FEB. 25TH | WIND CREEK EVENT CENTER Flogging Molly is Dave King (lead vocals, acoustic guitar, bodhran), Bridget Regan (violin, tin whistle, vocals), Dennis Casey (guitar, vocals), Matt Hensley (accordion, concertina, vocals), Nathen Maxwell (bass guitar, vocals), Spencer Swain (mandolin, banjo, guitar, vocals), and Mike Alonso (drums, percussion).  Starting out as the house band…MORE

Metallica

Metallica

METALLICA AUG. 4TH & AUG. 6TH | METLIFE STADIUM 979X wants to send you to see not one.. but BOTH of Metallica’s show at Metlife Stadium!  Oh, and did we mention, you will also be qualified for a chance to win the grand prize: An upgrade to a driveaway package, which would include a $150…MORE

Giving Tuesday: Candy’s Place

Giving Tuesday: Candy’s Place

We Couldn’t Do This Without You Honor a loved one today Or, just make a difference in the life of one person or many people who have been touched by cancer in some way. Candy’s Place, Cancer and Wellness Center, is a non profit 501(c)(3) organization. We rely completely on donations and support from individuals…MORE

Aaron Lewis

Aaron Lewis

AARON LEWIS APRIL 19TH | WIND CREEK EVENT CENTER APRIL 20TH | WIND CREEK EVENT CENTER Aaron Lewis grew up in Springfield, Vermont, listening to his grandparents’ country 8-tracks. Those roots inspired the multi-platinum Staind founder to return to his origins for the #1 Billboard Country Album debut Town Line and Sinner, as well as Billboard’s #1 Hot Country Song debut “Am…MORE

Shop 979X

Shop 979X

Softstyle T-Shirt * All Proceeds Benefit Candy’s Place* Limited Edition (when they are gone, they are gone forever!) Shop HereMORE

Locals Only LIVE

Locals Only LIVE

LOCALS ONLY LIVE TO BENEFIT THE GENTLEMAN’S DASH & PAINT PITTSTON PINK THURS. SEPT. 22ND | 6-10PM | MONTAGE MOUNTAIN Join us as we support our very own Duffy as he participates in the Gentleman’s Dash for Paint Pittston Pink on Saturday, October 1 at 12pm with a Locals Only LIVE event at Montage Mountain…MORE

What’s On Tap Tuesday

What’s On Tap Tuesday

979X & SUPER BEVERAGE want to let NEPA in on the latest rock music each Tuesday with “What’s On Tap Tuesday?”  ​ Tune in each Tuesday between 10am-3pm with Duffy to hear what NEW song 979X has ‘on tap’ for our listeners.  Duffy will give the cue to call for “What’s On Tap?” and your chance to WIN…MORE

Win Daughtry Tickets!

Win Daughtry Tickets!

DAUGHTRY w/SPECIAL GUESTS POP EVIL AUGUST 27TH  |  MOUNT AIRY CASINO Daughtry is coming ‘home” ….to our home anyway!  979X wants to give you a chance to score a pair of tickets to the show! Listen weekdays during the 5 O’Clock Block with Lazy E to determine the common theme between the 3 song block.…MORE

On The Road Again with Coors Light

On The Road Again with Coors Light

Who’s Ready to Get back on the Road Again?  Coors Light has partnered with 979Xto bring you a summer of fun road trips, awesome concerts, and the chance to make some summer memories again! Check out the 979X Facebook and Instagram pages every Monday starting April 4th – we will post 4 different Road trips.…MORE

Locals Only

Locals Only

LOCALS ONLY Sunday nights at 7 PM Hear the Next Big Thing First each week, when bands in and around Northeast PA takeover 979X airwaves starting at 7pm brought to you by the MUSIC GO ROUND in Wilkes-Barre. For over 20 years buying and selling musical instruments -all day every day. From beginner level to…MORE

Gas & Groceries

Gas & Groceries

 Gas and Groceries Gas and Groceries is BACK on 979X! We’re giving you the chance to score $100 in gas AND $100 in groceries EACH weekday PLUS Thousand Dollar Thursdays where you can score $500 in gas and $500 in groceries! Tune in each weekday with Free Beer & Hot Wings to hear the “Winning…MORE

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