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ROCK ON! This Week's Sound Bites...5/2/19


By Danny Coleman

originally published: 05/02/2019

"Middletown" is a production written by playwright Dan Clancy and stars Cindy WilliamsDidi ConnAdrian Zmed and Donny Most; a veteran cast of thespians brought together in what's being called a, "Dramady." 

After a Las Vegas opening and recent dates at The Bucks County Playhouse in the quaint town of New Hope, PA; former "Happy Days" co-star Donny Most spoke about this; his most recent endeavor. 

"The play is about two couples from Middletown, New Jersey that have been friends for 33 years who have dinner every Friday night. Their personalities are kind of opposite in some ways and maybe you wouldn't expect them to be friends but on the other hand maybe there is a recipe for a great friendship and it certainly works for these four people. It takes you through all the ups and downs of marriage and having kids and going through all those years which I certainly can relate to and it seems like the audiences are relating too; friendship and things that we all go through in life or have shared experiences with. It's beautifully written by Dan Clancy an award winning play-wright and director Seth Greenleaf who has won Tony awards for producing and directing and the production company has got about 40 Tony awards to their credit; so they're a great group of people to be working with and that was one of the main things that attracted me to the play in addition to the play itself. I saw the key art for the poster and it was like a roller coaster and I thought, oh OK that's interesting and then as we've been doing the play and I see the audience reaction it has totally turned out to be that. There's great laughs, so much heart and a lot of emotion that people go through during the play and it's rewarding to have that kind of reaction; the play has gone beyond what I'd expected."

Most's co-stars include, "Beauty school drop-out" Didi Conn who portrayed Frenchy in "Grease," Adrian Zmed of "TJ Hooker," "Dance Fever" and "Grease 2" fame and Cindy Williams who was best known for her role as Shirley Feeney of "Happy Days" spin off "Laverne and Shirley." According to Most, the familiarity of the cast with one another goes beyond just his connection to Williams and was totally unplanned. 

"Cindy and I had seen each other at certain events and functions but we haven't worked together on the acting side since the original episode of Happy Days" where Laverne and Shirley appeared as guest stars and then with the great response they got and how good it played then of course they got a spin off and their own show. So that was the last time that we actually worked together but like I said, we've seen each other and gotten to know each other better over the years but it's a joy to be able to work with her again and I'm thoroughly loving it. Didi; talk about how things all intersect, her first job when she got to L.A. was playing my girlfriend on "Happy Days." So that goes back and then Adrian and I use to work together and played ball on the same Hollywood celebrity softball team as well as working on the Broadway tour of "Grease" back in the late 90's. I worked with Adrian for about six months on that tour so there's all these connections with the cast. I don't know how much that all played into the casting because I don't think they knew. Actually now that I'm thinking about it I think they were surprised at how many connections there were. I think the producer and director knew that Cindy and I had worked together but I think that was it; I don't think they knew the other connections. Adrian worked with Didi in "Grease 2" and I'm not sure if Cindy had ever worked with Adrian or not but I think it was just one of those serendipitous kind of things that just happened."



 
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So now that the play has made two stops with a third scheduled to begin a six day run on May 28 at The Delaware Theater Company in Wilmington, DE; is there a proposed national tour in its future?

"That's the plan and I think it will; nothing is concrete yet or set in stone but we did the play for the first time a short time ago in Vegas at a performing arts center; we did five performances and it went incredibly well. Honestly I have to say again that it sort of exceeded my expectations; I read the piece before I accepted doing it and really liked it and thought it had a lot of potential but I don't think that I could have really predicted what happened. It was one of those fortuitous pairings of the cast and material that transcends; it's like that old saying, "The sum is greater than its parts" and this became something on a bigger scale than I expected which is great to see and be part of. So we did it in Vegas and now at The Bucks County Playhouse which I've never been to in New Hope, PA which is a charming beautiful town. The theater was great and we got a great response again; so I'm feeling excited and encouraged about the prospects for this show."

When you're an actor who achieves success like Most did playing "Ralph Malph" on "Happy Days," it can be a struggle at times to break free of that persona and that same success can quickly turn to a hindrance; was this the case ​and how did he overcome it?

"It was a definite challenge and I left the show after the seventh season. The show ran 11 years but when my contract was up I thought it was time to move on because I knew what I was up against and what I'd be facing and I felt it was time to try to climb that wall and it was difficult. It's kind of a double edge sword; when something is that successful and so intertwined with a period or genre or whatever you want to label it; to be totally honest, yes it was very difficult. I did manage to continue working, sometimes in theater; I didn't want to do TV so I told my agents I wanted a break from television, I only wanted to do movies and theater. I couldn't even get auditions for movies because back then especially if you were in a sitcom you were like a second class citizen to film. It's not like today where people go back and forth between the mediums; it wasn't like that back then. So it was difficult but I continued to work and I directed three independent films and started getting more and more and as time passed it started to get better. So as of late I've been doing all kinds of roles in films and totally different kinds of parts, I've had a recurring role on, "Glee" and right now I'll be doing another movie in July and then I've got my own projects to hopefully be directing again. There's a few that are getting some major traction and I feel confident getting behind a camera and doing that as well. I love doing that, I love doing theater, I love doing film, I love getting on stage with a big band so it's kind of an interesting combination of things that are happening right now. I love them all and if I was doing one for a while then I'd be yearning; like after several months of doing theater I'll be yearning to tackle some more films and then a live stage with music and then directing. I love the challenges and the collaboration with all the different mediums and doing good work; that's what it's all about for me." 

Most enjoys singing with a live band and is particularly fond of old standards, big band music and legendary crooners such as Frank Sinatra. This Sunday May 5 he will be performing in Freehold, NJ at the County Seat Jazz & Blues Street Fest in downtown Freehold. The Fest starts at noon with CMJ Jazz Band kicking things off at 1 p.m., followed by the great Chuck Lambert Band at 2:30 p.m. and The Donny Most Band at 4:15 p.m. To find out more about the event, please visit www.downtownfreehold.com

To discover more about Donny Most and his diverse career, please go to www.donnymost.com

That's it for this week! Please continue to support live and original music and until next week....ROCK ON! 



This week's event listings


Allentown Presbyterian Church 
20 High Street Allentown 
(609) 259-7289 
Sat. 6:30 p.m. "Jazz and the Gospel"  
Artworks Trenton  
19 Everett Alley Trenton  
(609) 394-9436 
Sat. (12 p.m.) YAL "Art of the Graphic Novel" (7 p.m.) Opening Reception for The Shared Meal / All In the Family.     
Bill's Olde Tavern    
2694 Nottingham Way Hamilton    
(609) 586-0192    
Thurs. 9 p.m. Trivia
Wed. 9 p.m. Karaoke
Ages 21+   
Blend Bar & Bistro    
911 Highway 33 Hamilton    
(609) 245-8887  
Fri. 8:30 p.m. Markens and Friends 
Sun. 7 p.m. Karaoke 
Tues. 8 p.m. Trivia  Jam    
Wed. 7 p.m. Karaoke   
Bowman's Tavern    
1600 River Road New Hope, PA    
(215) 862-2972    
Thurs. 6:30 p.m. Fermenters Trio
Fri. (4 p.m.) Ottmar (8 p.m.) Bob Egan 
Sat. 7 p.m. Dave Dales Trio
Sun. (12 p.m.) Ottmar (6 p.m.) Lorenzo  
Mon. 6 p.m. Andy Prescott 
Tues. 6 p.m. Ed Wilson
Wed. 6 p.m. Lorenzo
Brickwall Tavern & Dining Room    
19 E. Union Street Burlington    
(609) 733-3562   
Wed. 7 p.m. Quizzoholics 
Broken Goblet Brewing  
2500 State Road Bensalem, PA  
(267) 812-5653 
Wed. 8 p.m. Quizzo
Candlelight Lounge    
24 Passaic Street Trenton    
(609) 695-9612    
Thurs. 6 p.m. Thursday Night Blues Jam 
Sat. 3 p.m. (TBA) $10 (cover charge/$10 Minimum includes buffet)    
Tues. 6 p.m. "Tuesday Jazz Jam" Open Session feat. James Stewart / Tom Littwin Trios. $5 (Lite appetizers)   
Cedar Gardens 
661 Route 33 Hamilton 
(609) 931-9464 
Fri. 8 p.m. The Sensational Soul Cruisers. Doors open at 7 p.m., $20
Sun. 12 p.m. "Disco Brunch" w/ DJ Ron Miesner.
Championship Bar  
931 Chambers street Trenton  
(609) 396-5457 
Mon. 8 p.m. "Art Chill Night"  
Tuesday 8 p.m. "Jam Night" Hosted by Nikki & Caleb  
Chickie's & Pete's
   
183 US Highway 130 North Bordentown    
(609) 298-9182   
Tues. 8 p.m. Acoustic Music Night    
Wed. 9 p.m. Quizzo Trivia    
City Streets    
510 Highway 130 South East Windsor    
(609) 426-9400  
Mon. 9 p.m. "Malibu Mondays"     
Tues. 9 p.m. Trivia w/ Jessie & Chelsea
Wed. 6:30 p.m. "Wine Down Wednesdays" w/ Rich Genoval     
COARadio.com    
125 South Main Street Hightstown    
(609) 241-7103    
Sun. 7 p.m. "Rock On Radio" feat. Grace Field
Cook A.A. 
411 Hobart Avenue Hamilton 
(609) 586-5117 
Fri. 6 p.m. The Blue Eyed Balladeer 
Cooper's Riverview
50 Riverview Plaza Trenton
(609) 393-7300
Thurs. 9 p.m. "Thirsty Thursday" w/ DJ. Ages 21+ (Ladies free before 10 p.m. w/ college ID)
Fri. (3 p.m.) Paradise Happy Hour (7 p.m.) 80's Night w/ The Suspects
Curly's at the Nest  
1492 Woodbourne Road Levittown, PA  
(267) 639-0707  
Sat. 8 p.m. The Fredz
Dacey's Pub
215 West Philadelphia Avenue Morrisville, PA
(215) 295-4838
Fri. 7 p.m. John Richards
Wed. 8 p.m. Quizzo
Diamond's of Hamilton    
661 Route 33 Hamilton    
(609) 981-7900    
Fri. (5 p.m.) Fulvio Ranni (9 p.m.) DJ Frank Oliveti  
Sat. (5 p.m.) Jason Wingerter 
Wed. 6 p.m. Tony Malandro
Dog & Bull Brew House    
810 Bristol Pike (Rte. 13) Croydon, PA.    
(215) 788-2855   
Fri. 5 p.m. First Fridays "Cinco Bash" feat. Pale Horse
Sat. (11 a.m.) "Saturday Brunch" feat. Dick Gratton (9 p.m.) Gypsy Mother
Sun. 11 a.m. "Sunday Brunch" 
Tues. 7 p.m. 90's Trivia
Frans Pub  
116 South Main Street New Hope, PA  
(215) 862-5539  
Sat. 8 p.m. Electric Martin Band
Freddies Tavern
   
12 Railroad Avenue Ewing    
(609) 882-0978   
Thurs. 7 p.m. "Country Night" Hosted by Jeremy Line Dance. (FREE event) 
Fri. 9 p.m. In The Groove
Sat. 9 p.m. Jim Delre Band
Tues. 7 p.m. Open Mic Hosted by Joe Vadala, Falcey & Marc Hoffman 
Greenhouse 
90 South Main Street New Hope, PA 
(215) 693-1657 
Tues. 8 p.m. Open Mic Night Hosted by Sam Ryan Music 
Grounds For Sculpture  
80 Sculptors way Hamilton  
(609) 586-0616   
Thurs. 5 p.m. "Sing Along with Sculpture" w/ Seward Johnson   
Grover
's Mill Coffee House
    
Princeton-Hightstown Road Princeton Junction    
(609) 716-8771    
Thurs. 7 p.m. Open Mic. Hosted by Anker  
Halo Pub  
4617 Nottingham Way Hamilton Square  
(609) 586-1811  
Sat. 7 p.m. Trenton Makes Band
Halo Pub (Fete)   
9 Hullfish Street Princeton  
(609) 921-1710  
Sat. 6 p.m. Budd & Maggs w/ Bob Daley "Outside The Box"
Hamilton Tap & Grill 
557 US Route 130 North Hamilton 
(609) 905-0925 
Tues. 8 p.m.Trivia Challenge 
Havana New Hope
   
105 S. Main Street New Hope, PA.    
(215) 862-9897   
Thurs. 7:30 p.m. Rocky & His Friends 
Fri. (8 p.m.) "Hello I Must Be Going" Phil Collins Tribute. Doors open at 6 p.m., $35 (11 p.m.) DJ Dance Party 
Sat. (8:30 p.m.) Big House. $8 (12 a.m.) DJ Dance Party 
Sun. (1 p.m.) Midnight Sun (6:30 p.m.) American Hawk Band. $10
Mon. (10 p.m.) "Lipstick Monday" Drag Show Hosted by Cyannie Lopez (12 a.m.) Karaoke
Tues. 8 p.m. Funk 'N' Blues Jam Hosted by Sidewinder Blues Band 
Wed. 8 p.m.  "Local Original Music Showcase" Hosted by Pat Foran Feat. Ron Maletich
Hopewell Theater     
5 South Greenwood Avenue Hopewell    
(609) 466-1964  
Fri. 8 p.m. "This Really Happened...Storytelling at HT." Hosted by Joey Novick feat. Jude Treder Wolff, Tracey Miller Segarra, Denise McCormack, Cory Kahaney. $19.73
Hopewell United Methodist Church  
20 Blackwell Avenue Hopewell  
(609) 466-0471  
Fri. 6:30 p.m. First Friday Open Mic
Hopewell Valley Bistro & Inn    
15 East Broad Street Hopewell    
(609) 466-9889 
Thurs. 5 p.m. Tom Tallitsch Organ Trio
Fri. 8 p.m. Open Mic. Night     
Hopewell Valley Vineyards    
46 Yard Avenue Pennington    
(609) 737-4465    
Thurs. 6 p.m. Karaoke / Open Mic
Fri. 6 p.m. "Music & Merlot" feat. Girl Jam
Sat. 6 p.m. "Music & Merlot" feat. Craig Leach and Friends
Sun. 2 p.m. "Jazzy Sundays" feat. Victor Tarassov
Hurricane Jacks Bar and Grill    
7759 New Falls Road Levittown, PA    
(267) 914-4517    
Thurs. 9 p.m. Karaoke w/ Paul Kircher    
Tues. 9 p.m. Karaoke w/ Paula & Sam     
Irish Rover Station House 
1033 Bellevue Avenue Langhorne, PA 
(215) 970-5412 
Fri. 9:30 p.m. DJ Entertainment 
Sat. 9:30 p.m. Big Whiskey
Sun. 3 p.m. "Chill Sunday Acoustic Afternoon" 
Tues. 7:30 p.m. 
Iron Plow Vineyards    
26750 Mount Pleasant Road Columbus    
(732) 306-9111    
Fri. 6 p.m. Frank Stagliano
Sat. 2 p.m. Audio Pilot
Sun. 2 p.m. Bob Daley & Dave Dedrick
Ivy Tavern    
3108 S. Broad Street, Hamilton    
(609) 888-1435    
Thurs. 9:30 p.m. Karaoke    
Fri. 9 p.m. Ess Gees
Sat. 9 p.m. Unleashed
All shows 21+    
Jake's Eatery    
869 Bustleton Pike Richboro, PA    
(215) 322-6787    
Thurs. 7 p.m. "Ladies Night"   
Wed. 8 p.m. Trivia Night    
Jimmy's Firestone American Grill  
140 Route 130 South Bordentown  
(609) 291-0200  
Thurs. 8 p.m. "Bar Games and Trivia"  
John & Peter's    
96 S. Main Street New Hope, Pa    
(215) 862-5981   
Thurs. 9 p.m. Cosmo Iacavazzi
Fri. 9 p.m. Billy Hector
Sat. (3 p.m.) The Real Fugitives (9:30 p.m.) The Great Bonfire
Sun. (3 p.m.) Riverdogs (9:30 p.m.) 
Mon. 9 p.m. Open Mic 
Wed. 9 p.m. The Invitational    
All shows 21+   
JoJo's Tavern  
2677 Nottingham Way Mercerville  
(609) 586-2678  
Sat. 10 p.m. Tour de Force
Killarney's Publick House    
1644 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road Hamilton   
(609) 586-1166   
Thurs. 6 p.m. "Girls Night Out"
Fri. 10 p.m. DJ BAY Nice
Sat. "Kentucky Derby Party"
Mon. 7 p.m. "Paint Nite"
Wed. 8 p.m. Drop the Beat Bingo   
Laurita Winery    
85 Archertown Road New Egypt    
(609) 752-0200  
Sat./Sun. 12 p.m. "Cinco de Mayo Weekend" 
Wed. 6 p.m. "Girls Night Out"  
Logan Inn
   
10 West Ferry Street New Hope, PA    
(215) 862-2300  
Sun. 11 a.m. "Jazz Brunch" 
Mama Flora's Trattoria   
1750 North Olden Avenue Ewing  
(609) 434-1188  
Sat. 6 p.m.  Bryan Hill
Marcellos Coal Fired Restaurant & Pizza  
206 Farnsworth Avenue Bordentown   
(609) 298-8360  
Sun. 10 a.m. "Blues Brunch" 
McGuinn's Place    
1781 Brunswick Avenue Lawrence    
(609) 392-0599   
Thurs. 6:30 p.m. 
Fri. 6 p.m. Mike Oregano
Tues. 9 p.m. Karaoke    .  
Ages 21+   
McStews Irish Sports Pub    
5316 New Falls Road Levittown, PA    
(215) 949-9570    
Thurs. 10 p.m. "Beer Pong Night"
Sat. 8:30 p.m. All Lit Up
Tues. 7 p.m. Quizzo hosted by Mike  
Wed. 9 p.m. "Karaoke Time" w/ Kirchner Entertainment 
Millhill Basement    
300 S. Broad Street Trenton    
(609) 989-1600    
Fri. 9 p.m. "First Friday" Hosted by Unc Roy feat. Alpha Rabbit, DJ Flea Market
Sat. 7 p.m. Narcan Training Jay Lassiter
Tues. 10 p.m. "Local Artist" Hip Hop, Experimental EDM and Bass Music Showcase  
New Hope Winery   
6123 Lower York Road New Hope, PA  
(215) 794-2331  
Thurs. 8 p.m.  
Fri. 8 p.m. Fleetwood Mac Tribute w/ "Tusk. Doors open at 7 p.m., $39 (Sold OUT call for ticket availability) 
Sat. 8 p.m. Fleetwood Mac Tribute w/ "Tusk. Doors open at 7 p.m., $39 (Sold OUT call for ticket availability) 
Sun. 6 p.m. Fleetwood Mac Tribute w/ "Tusk. $39
New Jersey WeedMan's Joint
322 East State Street Trenton  
(609) 437-0898 
Fri. 8:30 p.m. "420 First Friday"
Sat. 9 p.m. Jazz Night
Sun. (2 p.m.) "Old School Sunday" (4:20 p.m.) "Sugar Magnolia Sundaze" 
Wed. 8 p.m. "420 Game Night" 
Nook's PourHouse    
2043 Route 130 South Florence    
(609) 447-0927  
Tues. 8 p.m. Trivia Tuesday w/ Quizoholics     
Nottingham Tavern    
9 Mercer Street Hamilton Square    
(609) 587-6623    
Thurs. (7 p.m.) "Rock On Radio Happy Hour" Hosted by Danny Coleman feat. Radio Fiction Duo (9:30 p.m.) Karaoke w/ Super Dave Curtis
Fri. 9 p.m. Frank Pinto & Rich Ziegler
Sat. 9 p.m. Asylum Choir
Ages 21+    
O'Connors American Bar & Grille  
1383 Monmouth Road Easthampton  
(609) 261-1555 
Thurs. 5 p.m. 
Fri. 6 p.m. "Guinness Keep The Glass"
Old Town Pub    
135 Farnsworth Avenue Bordentown    
(609) 291-9232   
Thurs. 8 p.m. Quizzoholics Trivia  
Fri. 9 p.m. Gypsy Mother 
Sat. 9 p.m. Deuces Wild
Old York Cellars (Quakerbridge Tasting Room)
3320 Brunswick Pike (US Rte 1) Lawrence
(609) 799-2707
Fri. 5 p.m. Jim Gaven
Sat. 4 p.m. Anker
Palermo's Of Hamilton    
310 Klockner Road Hamilton    
(609) 838-7979    
Thurs. 8 p.m. Karaoke   
All shows 21 +  
Patriots Crossing    
1339 River Road Titusville    
(609) 737-2780   
Thurs. 8 p.m. Open Mic Night w/ Sean Cavalier 
Fri. 8 p.m. Cover Up
Wed. 7 p.m. "Quizzo       
Pete's Steak House    
523 Whitehorse Avenue Hamilton    
(609) 585-8008    
Fri. 9:30 p.m. Kindred Spirit
Sat. 9 p.m. ArHouse
Randy Now's Man Cave
  
134 Farnsworth Avenue Bordentown    
(609) 424-3766   
Sun. 7 p.m. "Cinco de Mayo" w/ Dan Bern. $30
River Cat Cafe`   
142 South Main Street New Hope, PA  
(215) 693-1008  
Mon. 6 p.m. "Monday Night Jazz"
Rossi's Bar & Grill    
2110 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road Hamilton    
(609) 890-2004    
Thurs. 7 p.m. Monk & Kramer
Salt Creek Grille    
1 Rockingham Row Princeton    
(609) 419-4200    
Fri. 8 p.m. Keith Franklin
Sat. 8 p.m. Glenn Alexander
Small World Coffee    
14 Witherspoon Street Princeton    
(609) 924-4377 x2  
Sat. 8 p.m. Chris Harford & The Band of Changes                                                                                                                         Starbucks Coffee  (Trenton Community Store) 
102 South Warren Street Trenton 
(609) 393-0261 
Sat. 3 p.m. Open Mic 
1867 Sanctuary    
101 Scotch Road Ewing    
(609) 392-6409  
Fri. 8 p.m. Kenny K and the Way. $20
Sat. (2 p.m.) Shane Barker and Robert Keiser. $20 (8 p.m.) An Evening with Gordon Thomas Ward. $20 
Sun. 3 p.m. Hopewell Valley Pops Orchestra. $15
Tara's Tavern   
1 Cookstown-New Egypt Road, Wrightstown    
(609) 286-2300    
Fri. 10 p.m. The Quattro
Sat. 10 p.m. Nami Lane
Tavern On The Lake     
101 Main Street Hightstown    
(609) 426-9345    
Fri. 9 p.m. Funk Point 5 
Sat. 9 p.m. DJ Mike
Wed. 8 p.m. Karaoke Night    
Temperance House    
5 South State Street Newtown, PA    
(215) 944-8050    
Thurs. 7 p.m. Blues Open Mic Hosted by Steve Guyger    
Tues. 7 p.m. Quizzo   
The Cool Cricket    
216 Burlington Street Fieldsboro    
(609) 291-9110    
Fri. 9 p.m. Karaoke    
Sat. 9 p.m. El Ka Bong
The Cranbury Inn  
21 South Main Street Cranbury  
(609) 469-1228  
Fri. 7:30 p.m. Nelson Rangell w/ Gerald Veasley. Doors open at 7 p.m., $40 
The Cure Insurance Center    
81 Hamilton Ave. Trenton    
(609) 656-3200    
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The Dubliner  
34 North Main Street New Hope, PA  
(215) 693-1816  
Fri. 8 p.m. Willie Lynch
Sat. 7 p.m. Seamus Kelleher
The Five Four Bar & Grill  
8919 New Falls Road Levittown, PA  
(215) 547-5525  
Fri. 9 p.m. The Fredz
Sat. 9:30 p.m. Stem Live
Wed. 7 p.m. "Lyrical Conundrums" w/ Cara & Righteous       
The HOB Tavern    
146 Second Street Bordentown    
(609) 291-7020    
Fri. 8 p.m. DJ Entertainment  
Sat. 6 p.m. "May the 4th be With You" Star Wars Party
Tues 9 p.m. Open Mic. Night    
The Ivy Inn    
248 Nassau Street Princeton    
(609) 921-8555    
Thurs. 10 p.m. Karaoke w/ DJ Rockin' Ron    
Fri. 10 p.m. Paper Shakers
Sat. 10 p.m. DJ Darius The 1st
Tues. 8 p.m. Quizzo w/ Bob E Luv    
Wed. 10 p.m. "Wednesday Wheel Night Spin To Win Karaoke" w/ DJ Rockn Ron    
The Pines Tavern    
6217 North Radcliffe Street Bristol, PA    
(215) 788-1659    
Sat. 9:30 p.m. Sister Blue
Sun. 3 p.m. "Sunday Funday" 
The Record Collector    
358 Farnsworth Avenue Bordentown    
(609) 324-0880    
Sat. 8 p.m. Wishbone Ash. All ages, Doors open at 7:30 pm., $40 (advance)
The Roost    
181 Rte. 539 Cream Ridge    
(609) 208-0050  
Wed. 9 p.m. Karaoke  
The Sticky Wicket    
2465 South Broad Street Hamilton    
(609) 439-0007    
Thurs. 9 p.m. "Throwback Thursday" w/ DJ Chillio   
Tues. 7 p.m. Karaoke    
The Sycamore Grill    
255 North Sycamore Street Newtown, PA    
(215) 908-6326    
Thurs. 8 p.m. Ryan Gaughan
Fri. 8 p.m. Stage Left
Sun. 3 p.m. "Cinco de Mayo" w/ Dan Ward
The Union Firehouse 
18 Washington Street Mount Holly 
(609) 288-6491 
Thurs. (4 p.m.) Happy Hour w/ Jimmy Mannix (7 p.m.) "Local Thursday" 
Fri. (4 p.m.) Acoustic Happy Hour w/ Sara James (8 p.m.) "R & B and Chill." Ages 21+, doors open at 7 p.m., $15 (advance)
Sat. 8 p.m. Steal Your Face. Ages 21+, doors open at 7 p.m., $10
Tues. 7:30 p.m. Open Jam w/ Blue Light Digital Sound 
Tir Na Nog    
1324 Hamilton Avenue Trenton    
(609) 392-2554  
Sun. 3 p.m. "Irish Sessions" Hosted by McDermott's Handy
Mon. 7 p.m. "Intuitive Medium Session" w/ Natalie Diane. $35
Wed. 7 p.m. Open Mic Hosted by Jerry Monk
All Shows 21+   
Trenton Buzz    
702 Pine Street Trenton    
(609) 392-6000    
Fri. 8 p.m. Live Band & Open Mic.    
Sat. 10 p.m. "Buzzed Saturdays" w/ Bockman    
Trenton Social     
449 South Broad Street Trenton    
(609) 989-7777   
Thurs. 5 p.m. "Happy Hour" Hosted by Jay Kountree 
Tues. 7 p.m. "Social Musicology Series" / Open Mic
Triple Sun Spirits 
126 South State Street Newtown, PA 
(215) 944-3057 
Sat. 7 p.m. Mike & Shanna
Triumph Brewing Company (New Hope, Pa. Location)    
400 Union Square New Hope, Pa.    
(215) 862-8300    
Thurs. 8 p.m. Trivia  
Fri.10 p.m. William Matheny. $5 (cover charge) 
Sat.10 p.m. Dean and Company. $5 (cover charge)   
Sun. 7 p.m. Open Stage
Wed. 7 p.m. Open Bluegrass Pick
All shows 21+  
Triumph Brewing Company (Princeton Location)  
138 Nassau Street Princeton  
(609) 924-7855  
Fri. 10 p.m. The Inflatable Head
Wildflowers Inn    
2572 Pennington Road Pennington    
(609) 773-2392    
Sat. 9 p.m. Acoustic Rock Night    
Mon. 9 p.m. "Moonshine Mondays" Trivia   
Working Dog Winery    
610 Windsor Perrineville Road Hightstown    
(609) 371-6000    
Sat. 1 p.m. Brooke DiCaro
Yardley Inn Restaurant & Bar  
82 East Afton Avenue Yardley, PA  
(215) 493-3800  
Sat. 8 p.m. Brian Elliot


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