Posted by on September 3, 2019 3:48 am

Categories: Local Entertainment

punk band handguns pottsville

The pop punk band Handguns tweeted plans on Monday that they’ll be playing in Pottsville this October.

According to the band’s verified Twitter account, Handguns will be in Pottsville on Saturday, October 5.

The band hasn’t confirmed a location for their show. However, whoever handles their social media account says they’re thinking Striker’s Pub on West End Avenue in Pottsville.

Who is Handguns?

We have no idea who or what Handguns is. Must be something the kids are listening to these days or something.

The band is based in Harrisburg and apparently has a strong regional following.

According to, the original members of the band Handguns reunited in 2017. The band only formed in 2008 but has seen quite a few lineup changes.

Regardless of who’s in the band, the locals here seem excited by the news dropped on Monday night.

Here’s what some had to say on Twitter in response.

Some wonder if they’re reading it right:

The band replied:

Some are already excited:

We’ll post more details on the show once they’re finalized.

In the meantime, here’s a video we found of theirs on Youtube from 2013.

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