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Prudential Center presents Matchbox 20 and Andy Grammer as part of North to Shore Festival



(NEWARK, NJ) -- The Prudential Center presents Matchbox 20 and Andy Grammer on Thursday, June 27, 2024 at 8:00pm. The concert is part of the North to Shore festival, which takes place in Asbury Park (June 10-16), Atlantic City (June 17-23), and Newark (June 23-30).


Joe Grushecky to Release New Album and an Anthology



Pittsburgh rock 'n' roll legend Joe Grushecky announced two new albums through Omnivore Recordings; a new studio album Can't Outrun A Memory out on July 12, and Houserocker: A Joe Grushecky Anthology out on May 24. Can't Outrun A Memory is the first release of new material in 7 years from Joe and The Houserockers, featuring 13 Grushecky originals coupled with a blistering cover of The Animals classic "We Gotta Get Out Of This Place."



Michael Arnone's 32nd Annual Crawfish Fest Set to Return To Sussex County in 2025



(AUGUSTA, NJ) -- Michael Arnone's 32nd Annual Crawfish Fest is set to return to Sussex County Fairgrounds May 30 to June 1, 2025, reigniting the unique bond of great Louisiana and New Orleans music and food that the festival is known for. Three generations of families continue the tradition of coming together to enjoy Michael's Crawfish Fest.



Rock On! This Week's Sound Bites...4/11/24



by Danny Coleman - published 2024-04-11

"Yes, I've played there many times. My favorite part? That's a loaded question," laughed Popa Chubby as he discussed his upcoming April 19 gig at The Lizzie Rose Music Room in Tuckerton, NJ, his thoughts on today's blues, the process of making music and much more. "It's the people. I get to play to a certain demographic of New Jersey fans that I don't get to play to very much; Lou filled a niche in that market."



Newton Theatre presents The Ultimate Queen Celebration



(NEWTON, NJ) -- The Ultimate Queen Celebration featuring vocalist Yvan Pedneault and miG Ayessa (both endorsed by Queen) come to The Newton Theatre on Saturday, June 22, 2024 at 8:00pm. The band is backed by some of the finest musicians on the scene who have toured with the likes of Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Rock of Ages, Cher and more.



Tu-Ner Featuring King Crimson Members To Release Live Album "Tu-Ner For Lovers" and Tour North America



7D Media has announced the upcoming release of "Tu-Ner for Lovers," a new CD from the ensemble of Pat Mastelotto and Trey Gunn (best known for their work with King Crimson) and Markus Reuter. Scheduled for release on May 3rd, this album is a prelude to the much-anticipated US Tu-Ner tour in May.



Annabel Gutherz Releases New Single "Shame"



Canadian singer and songwriter Annabel Gutherz has released her new single, "Shame". Following the success of her latest single, "Eclipse," this new track continues to introduce listeners to Annabel's unique blend of classic rock influences and modern pop sounds. "Shame" was co-written with and produced by Mikal Blue (OneRepublic, Jason Mraz, Colbie Caillat) and Bret "Epic" Mazur (Crazy Town, Prince, The Black Eyed Peas).



The Craig Sailer Project Sponsors a Food Drive Throughout April



(CLINTON, NJ) -- The Craig Sailer Project is sponsoring a food drive to benefit food pantries and food banks serving the Town of Clinton, Hunterdon County, and State of New Jersey during the month of April, with a culminating celebration and day of music by the band on Sunday, April 28 at the Red Mill Museum in Clinton, New Jersey.



Split Level Concerts 2024-2025 Schedule In Ocean Grove



(OCEAN GROVE, NJ) -- Split Level Concerts, a long running concert series that has relocated from Union County to the Jersey Shore, promised a strong inaugural season bringing nationally and internationally touring Americana and contemporary folk musicians to The Jersey Shore Arts Center (JSAC) and they have delivered. The 2024-2025 season includes concerts by Steve Forbert, Brian Dunne, Griffin House, Jill Sobule, Maia Sharp/Antje Duvekot, Michael McDermott, and Rod Picott/Anya Hinkle.



This Week in Music: Previews for Concerts Taking Place from April 9-16, 2024



Here is a look at upcoming shows taking place from April 9-16, 2024 along with our featured listings. New Jersey Stage offers previews of concerts throughout the Garden State as well as select shows in New York City and Philadelphia areas.




 

COLUMNS


Makin Waves Song of the Week: "My Fight, Alone" by Colossal Street Jam

Colossal Street Jam's track "My Fight, Alone" from the forthcoming reissue of their latest album, "No Way to Live," is the Makin Waves Song of the Week.




Rock On! This Week's Sound Bites...4/11/24




This Week in Music: Previews for Concerts Taking Place from April 9-16, 2024




BlowUpRadio.com's New & Notable NJ Music 4/8/24






 

MORE NEWS

(AUGUSTA, NJ) -- The music line-up has been announced for the 2024 Rock, Ribs, and Ridges Festival, a weekend of the best in southern/classic rock bands and finger-licking barbecue and fixin's June 28-30 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds. Acts include Southside Johnny and The Asbury Jukes, Molly Hatchet, Blackberry Smoke, Artimus Pyle, The Outlaws, Larkin Poe, and more.


Cynthia Sayer and her Joyride Quartet to Perform in Metuchen




Bobby Mahoney Signs with Wicked Cool Records and Announces New Album




Makin Waves Song of the Week: "My Fight, Alone" by Colossal Street Jam






 

UPCOMING SHOWS


Bruce Springsteen Archives presents "Music America: Iconic Objects from America's Music History" at LBJ Presidential Library

(AUSTIN, TX) - Since the nation's inception nearly two and a half centuries ago, music has informed, interpreted, and inspired our national identity. To celebrate and explore this remarkable heritage, the LBJ Presidential Library and the Bruce Springsteen Archives & Center for American Music at Monmouth University announce the premiere of the exhibition Music America: Iconic Objects from America's Music History. Opening at the LBJ Presidential Library on Saturday, February 17, during Presidents' Day weekend, the exhibition will be on display through August 11, 2024.


NYC Music Marathon & Jack Dallas presents Repertoire 2024 in Closter




Westminster Conservatory at Nassau to present music for flute, oboe and piano featuring Trio Brillante




The Offspring set to take-over The Punk Rock Museum April 12-14







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