|"Million Dollar Quartet" Comes To State Theatre On November 2nd|
(NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) -- The Tony® Award-winning smash-hit musical Million Dollar Quartet comes to State Theatre New Jersey on Tuesday, November 2nd at 8:00pm. It was inspired by the famed recording session that brought together rock 'n' roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins for the first and only time.
|9 Singer-Songwriters To See At SOPAC During 2021-22 Season|
(SOUTH ORANGE, NJ) -- South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC)’s 2021-2022 season offers a full slate of talented Singer-Songwriters. Audiences can experience a broad swath of sounds, from the instantly recognizable music of Suzanne Vega, KT Tunstall and Roger McGuinn to up-and-comers like laidback Eric Hutchinson and the harmonious The Milk Carton Kids. This series features a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, an Indie Folk duo, a Bayou Soul artist and a Grammy Award winner. Sample music from this lineup through SOPAC’s Spotify playlist.
|Rock On! This Week's Sound Bites...9/2/21|
When a band leaves the comfort zone of its own backyard and tests the waters beyond their own sphere of influence, a.k.a. friends, family and local venues; there is a certain amount of trepidation and perhaps self-doubt. Will these new audiences like us? Will they like our music? Our stage show? Will the venues and sound guys work with us? These are all legitimate questions and have kept many new road warriors awake at night and then there are others who welcome the challenge, throw all caution and concerns to the wind and view any failures or setbacks as experience and part of a learning curve.
|Flemington DIY Presents Jazz On The Lawn Music Series|
(FLEMINGTON, NJ) -- Flemington DIY presents the Jazz On The Lawn outdoor concert series with concerts on three straight Fridays from September 17 through October 1. All shows are free admission and take place at The Lawn on Stagl (next to Stangl Factory) on 50 Stangl Road. Music starts at 7:30pm. Just bring a lawn chair and enjoy the show.
|Hawthorne Heights To Perform At Starland Ballroom On September 4th|
(SAYREVILLE, NJ) -- Hawthorne Heights will be joining Bayside, Senses Fail and The Bombpops on the 21 Years of Bad Luck Tour and will be performing at Starland Ballroom in Sayreville on September 4. Doors are at 6:00pm. Tickets are $28.50.
|Moot Davis Performs In Hamilton On September 3rd|
(HAMILTON, NJ) -- Moot Davis hails from the land of Sinatra and Springsteen, a launching pad for some of the greatest careers in music history. Born just blocks away from Trenton State Prison to parents of West Virginian heritage, Davis started out as a stage actor traveling around the U.S. and Europe. He's got a "homecoming" show of sorts on Friday, September 3 when he performs at Bill's Olde Tavern in Hamilton. Seven Cities of Gold, his next album, will be released on October 22.
|Haley Simone's "Motion" On Display At Red Tank Brewing Company|
(RED BANK, NJ) -- "Motion" by Haley Simone will be on display throughout September at Red Tank Brewing Companyin Red Bank. There will be an opening reception on September 3rd from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. "Motion" is a multi-part series of acrylic paintings inspired by the energy of musical performance. Her usage of bold color schemes and overlapping figures capture a distinct feeling of movement.
|New Jersey Stage Hits Audience Milestone, Releases New Media Kits|
(BELMAR, NJ) -- New Jersey Stage closed out the summer with the website's best month to date. Over 50,000 unique visitors came to NewJerseyStage.com during the month of August. This followed three straight months of roughly 44,000 unique visitors per month.
|RVCC to Offer Online Enrichment Courses for Kids, Teens this Fall|
(BRANCHBURG, NJ) -- Raritan Valley Community College, in partnership with Black Rocket, is offering several virtual enrichment courses this fall for children and teens ages 8-14. Start dates vary from September to November. Some of offerings include: Coding Academy, YouTube® FX Masters, Minecraft® Modders, Roblox® Makers, YouTube® Content Creators, and Minecraft® Redstone Engineers.