PA Roundhouse Rally, Five Nations Reunion, Duncansville Community Days and More!

By July 16, 2021 Music

Here is a listing of area live music and online music happenings for the weekend and week of Friday, July 16 through Thursday, July 22.

Another action-packed weekend is set for area live music stages, with several noteworthy events taking place.

The July installment of the Pennsylvania Roundhouse Rally continues this weekend at Roundhouse Harley-Davidson near Duncansville. Musical entertainment includes local country favorites 100 Proof and party band powerhouse the Giants Of Science on Friday, and acoustic duo Lauren & Joe, Half Tempted and the Amish Outlaws on Saturday. Also taking place is the American Wall Of Death motorcycle thrill show with hourly 20-minute shows between noon and 7 p.m. both Friday and Saturday, and Saturday night’s final drawing for the Harley-Davidson Low Rider motorcycle being given away by the Pennsylvania Roundhouse Rally, a registered 501c3 nonprofit organization.

A popular central PA rock force from the late 1980s and early 1990s is reuniting for a special performance on Friday night at downtown Altoona’s Heritage Plaza. Five Nations reconvenes to provide the rock party starting at 6 p.m. The reuniting roster includes recent Flight 19 alumni Phil Steele, Mark Triforo and Paul Caracciolo, along with fellow rockers Scott Robleski and Tony Harlan. Food and beverages will be provided by the Levity Brewing Company.

Duncansville Community Days is also happening through Saturday night at Duncansville Community Park. The event features numerous activities, including a magic and balloon show plus movie night on Friday; and a craft show, cornhole tournament, the Horseshoe Cloggers, plus live music from Bree Gearhart and Hair Force One before a fireworks display on Saturday. Admission is free.


(Listings in chronological order by event start time)

FRIDAY 7/16:

PA Roundhouse Rally at Roundhouse Harley-Davidson, Duncansville; featuring 100 Proof (5 p.m.) and Giants Of Science (8 p.m.)

Grace at Thanh & Jerry’s Vietnam Restaurant, Huntingdon (starts 5 p.m.)

Five Nations (reunion show) at Heritage Plaza, Altoona (starts 6 p.m.)

Mysterytrain at People’s Natural Gas Field, Altoona (pre-Altoona Curve/Binghamton Rumble Ponies game, music starts 6 p.m.)

Ron “Music Man” Balestino at Iron Pint Brewing, Altoona (starts 6 p.m.)

Freedom Rocks at Bella Terra Vineyards, Bedford (starts 6 p.m.)

Bad Luck Lover Boys at Olde Bedford Brewing Company, Bedford (starts 6 p.m.)

Derek Heidel at ReKlaimed Vines, Huntingdon (outdoor, starts 6 p.m.)

“Concerts in the Park” with Matt Wagner at Penn Eben Park, Ebensburg (starts 6 p.m.)

Jazz Trip at Harrigan’s Cafe & Wine Deck, Johnstown (starts 6 p.m.)

Ed N’Born at Woodside Bar & Grill, Johnstown (starts 6 p.m.)

Chelsea Biehl at TAP 814, Johnstown (starts 6 p.m.)

Caryn Dixon at 814 Cider Works (J.L. Farm & Cidery), State College (starts 6 p.m.)

Triple A Blues Band at Elk Creekside, Millheim (starts 6 p.m.)

The Goddamn Gallows with The Heathen Parade, Railroad City Murder Machines and X’s For Eyes at McGarvey’s, Altoona (starts 7 p.m.)

Samantha Press at Spring Dam Brewing Co., Roaring Spring (starts 7 p.m.)

The Silver Linings at Huntingdon Elks, Huntingdon (starts 7 p.m.)

Anchor & Arrow at A’s Pub, State College (starts 7 p.m.)

“Summer Acoustic BBQ” with Jae Smith at Blue Knob Clubhouse, Blue Knob All Seasons Resort (music starts 7 p.m.)

Night Train at Woody Lodge Winery, Ashville (starts 7 p.m.)

Chris Daugherty at The Break Room, Twin Rocks (starts 7 p.m.)

Rodeo Radio at Trianon Bar & Grill, Altoona (starts 7:30 p.m.)

The Silvertones at Buccinese Society, Altoona (starts 8 p.m.)

The Boomers at Bavarian Aid Society, Altoona (starts 8 p.m.)

Back in the Day at Newburg Fire Association Social Hall, Altoona (starts 8 p.m.)

Biscuit Jam at The Bar, Boalsburg (starts 8 p.m.)

Undercover at the Freight Station, Johnstown (starts 8 p.m.)

Gov’t Cheese at Southmont Gardens, Johnstown (starts 8 p.m.)

Russell Wilburn at Solomon Run Firemen’s Club, Johnstown (starts 8 p.m.)

Octane at Nanty Glo Fire Department, Nanty Glo (starts 8:30 p.m.)

Ken Gray at Northern Cambria Slovak Club, Northern Cambria (starts 9 p.m.)

Shattered Trio at Windber Hotel, Windber (starts 9 p.m.)

Anchor & Arrow at Doggie’s Pub, State College (starts 9 p.m.)

ONLINE: Berks County Quarantine Open Mic (various performers) (Facebook, starts 5 p.m.)


“Normal People Being” at Reservoir Park, Tyrone; featuring Crazed Visions, Nate the Snake and Hounddog Hill, Alyssa Hankey, Dr. Chance Bartleby & the ?, Memory Collector, Ghettospok, John Peacefire, Jesse & the Ghost, Vehement and Tois (starts 11 a.m.)

Brian Harshberger at Woody Lodge Winery, Ashville (starts 1 p.m.)

PA Roundhouse Rally at Roundhouse Harley-Davidson, Duncansville; Lauren & Joe (3 p.m.), Half Tempted (5 p.m.) and Amish Outlaws (8 p.m.)

Kenny Jubas and Andy Lubert at Heroes Tavern, Nanty Glo (starts 5 p.m.)

Duncansville Community Days, Duncansville; featuring Bree Gearhart (5:30 p.m.) and Hair Force One (7 p.m.)

Greg Burley at Lakemont Park (C2 Trolley House), Altoona (starts 6 p.m.)

Matthew Sheedy at Iron Pint Brewing, Altoona (starts 6 p.m.)

Dave Howsare & Jerry Miller at Bella Terra Vineyard, Bedford (starts 6 p.m.)

Letters From Tomorrow at Olde Bedford Brewing Company, Bedford (starts 6 p.m.)

Adam Yarger at 814 Cider Works (J.L. Farm & Cidery), State College (starts 6 p.m.)

Anchor & Arrow at Robin Hood Brewing Co., Bellefonte (starts 6 p.m.)

Natascha & the Spy Boys at Good Intent Cider, Bellefonte (starts 6:30 p.m.)

Nick Miller at Juniata Brewing Co., Huntingdon (starts 7 p.m.)

Ken Gray at Moonshine Mine Distillery, Nanty Glo (starts 7 p.m.)

Felix & the Hurricanes at Trixie’s Pub, Johnstown (starts 7 p.m.)

Alec Henderson at Stadium Pub & Grille, Johnstown (starts 7 p.m.)

Whipple Dam Music on the Beach Summer Concert Series with Erin Condo and the Hoofties at Whipple Dam State Park (starts 7 p.m.)

“VOMA Jazz” featuring The Don Aliquo Quartet with Frank Filia at Venue Of Merging Arts (VOMA), Johnstown (starts 7:30 p.m.)

Ed N’Born at Argonne Cafe, Hollidaysburg (starts 8 p.m.)

Almost Famous at Breezewood VFW, Breezewood (starts 8 p.m.)

Sasparilla at Drake’s Bar & Grill, Huntingdon (starts 8 p.m.)

Andy Tolins & Vinnie Searfoss at Chumley’s, State College (starts 8 p.m.)

Metro at Freight Station, Johnstown (starts 8 p.m.)

Inside Out at Slammin’ Sams, Johnstown (starts 8 p.m.)

The Snipped and The Whatleys at The Bar, Boalsburg (starts 8 p.m.)

Donny Burns (acoustic) at We Are Inn (Lobby Grille), Philipsburg (starts 8 p.m.)

Red Law at Mann’s Choice Camping Ground, Mann’s Choice (starts 8:30 p.m.)

Fuse at Freebird Festival, Nanty Glo (starts 8:30 p.m.)

Rodeo Radio and Brittany Boyles at McGarvey’s, Altoona (starts 9 p.m.)

Krazy Kat Daddies at First Catholic Slovak Band Hall, Johnstown (starts 9 p.m.)

Octane at Point Stadium, Johnstown (starts 9:30 p.m., following Johnstown Mill Rats game)

ONLINE: Berks County Quarantine Open Mic (various performers) (Facebook, starts 5 p.m.)

ONLINE: Jack Servello live stream (Facebook, starts 7 p.m.)

SUNDAY 7/18:

Bone Jacked at Baker Mansion, Altoona (starts 2 p.m.)

The Extra Miles at University Wine Co., State College (starts 2 p.m.)

J.D. & Cindy at Stadium Pub & Grille, Johnstown (starts 2 p.m.)

The Lineage at Jim & Jimmie’s, Johnstown (starts 3 p.m.)

The Backyard Rockers at Mountain Toys 4 Rent, Fallentimber (starts 5 p.m.)

J & L Acoustic (5 p.m.) and Midnight Graffiti (6 p.m.) at Roxbury Bandshell, Johnstown

Ed N’Born at Newburg Fire Association Social Hall, Altoona (starts 6 p.m.)

“Summer Sundays” with the Altoona Community Band at Reservoir Park, Tyrone (starts 6 p.m.)

“Summer Sounds from the Gazebo” with Zupe at Talleyrand Park, Bellefonte (starts 7 p.m.)

Felix & the Hurricanes at Black & Gold Tavern, Altoona (starts 7:30 p.m.)

ONLINE SHOW: John “JT Blues” Thompson live stream (Facebook, starts 8 p.m.)

MONDAY 7/19:



Open Mic with Jason Adams at 3 Dots, State College (starts 5 p.m.)

Open Mic with Bob Welsh at D’Ottavio’s Gran Sasso, Hollidaysburg (starts 8 p.m.)

ONLINE: Brother Jack’s Happy Hour Live Stream (Facebook, starts 4 p.m.)

ONLINE: Chad Patterson Live on Facebook (Facebook, starts 7 p.m.)


“Music in the Park” with the Bo Moore & Gordy Haluska at Carrolltown Legion Park, Carrolltown (starts 6 p.m.)

Felix & the Hurricanes at Old Canal Inn, Hollidaysburg (starts 7 p.m.)

Jam Night at Unter Uns Musical & Entertainment Society, Altoona (starts 7 p.m.)

Jam Night with The Frick Brothers at The Break Room, Twin Rocks (starts 7 p.m.)

“State of the Story” with Doug Irwin and Bill Ritzman at Pine Grove Hall, Pine Grove Mills (starts 7 p.m.)


Hair Force One at Legion Park Wing Festival, Legion Park, Hollidaysburg (starts 5 p.m.)

Tussey Mountain Wingfest with Katz 22 and Cousin Neddie at Tussey Mountain Recreation Area, Boalsburg (starts 5:30 p.m.)

Unhurried Ways at Woody Lodge Winery, Ashville (starts 6 p.m.)

Donny Burns Duo at The Bar, Boalsburg (starts 7 p.m.)

ONLINE: Berks County Quarantine Open Mic (various performers) (Facebook, starts 5 p.m.)

ONLINE: Bob Helbig Live Stream (Facebook, starts 7 p.m.)

(NOTE: More shows may be added to this list as information becomes available. Feel free to check back.)

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