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Music Box at the Borgata presents Amos Lee



(ATLANTIC CITY, NJ) -- Amos Lee comes to the Music Box at the Borgata on Saturday, July 13, 2024 as part of his US 2024 tour, spanning the country with dates in June, July, and September. Fans at shows get a preview of his stunning forthcoming 11th studio album, Transmissions, the artist's first body of original work in over two years. The LP is a testament to vulnerability, with his live shows creating an open, emotional space for performer and audience. Showtime is 8:00pm.


Middlesex County's Music-In-The-Park Summer Concert Series Returns For 2024



(MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ) -- Middlesex County's annual Music-in-the-Park Summer Concert Series is back for the 2024 season with shows from some of the finest musicians in the County! Spend your summer evenings enjoying free live music at one of Middlesex County's many picturesque parks, all you need to bring is your favorite lawn chair and love of music.



This Week in Music: Previews for Concerts Taking Place June 11-18, 2024



Here is a look at upcoming shows taking place from June 11-18, 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.



bergenPAC presents Almost Queen on Saturday



(ENGLEWOOD, NJ) -- The most authentic Queen tribute show since the days of Queen themselves, Almost Queen, will rock the Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) on Saturday, June 15, 2024 at 8:00pm. The Steve Leonard Trio will open the show.



Guitarfest, a Free Celebration of Classical Guitar, to Be Held at Kean University on Saturday



(UNION, NJ) -- Kean University will celebrate classical guitar in all its splendor at the third annual Guitarfest on Saturday, June 15, 2024 at Enlow Recital Hall in Hillside. The free music festival is open to the public and includes two back-to-back concerts.



Don’t miss Marissa Nadler in Concert at the 2024 New Jersey International Film Festival on Saturday, June 15



by Al Nigrin - published 2024-06-11

(NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) -- Over the course of nearly 20 tireless years of writing, recording, and touring, Marissa Nadler has amassed one of the most singular catalogs in contemporary music. Her work glides between delicate folk, windswept Americana, doom metal-adjacent darkness, meditative ambient music, and fearlessly experimental sounds, all anchored in her unmistakable singing voice and finger-style guitar. You can catch her live in concert at the New Jersey International Film Festival on Saturday, June 15, 2024 at 7:00pm.



Celebrate America's Musical Heritage at the Ocean County Library Lacey Branch



(LACEY TOWNSHIP, NJ) -- Since America's inception, its music has conveyed an image to the world of a robust, continually evolving nation. Curious about the way music defines history? Find out during "What America Sounds Like: 250 Years of American Music" at the Ocean County Library Lacey Branch on Tuesday, July 9, 2024. The event begins at 2:30pm.



Calling All Swifties - The Newton Theatre presents Let's Sing Taylor



(NEWTON, NJ) -- The Newton Theatre presents Let's Sing Taylor: A Live Band Experience on Saturday, September 28, 2024 with shows at 3:00pm and 7:00pm. This is the ultimate tribute to the music of Taylor Swift.



Jarod Clemons and the Late Nights to Pay Tribute to Clarence Clemons at Wonder Bar



(ASBURY PARK, NJ) -- The North to Shore Music Festival, presented by Prudential, presents Jarod Clemons and the Late Nights, will pay tribute to Jarod's father, the late Clarence Clemons, the longtime saxophonist in Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band. This special performance will take place on Father's Day, Sunday, June 16, 2024 at the Wonder Bar. Showtime is 7:00pm.



"Over the Top Terrific!" Cousin Brucie Presents Herman's Hermits LIVE! at PNC Bank Arts Center



by Spotlight Central - published 2024-06-10

It's a gorgeous May 30, 2024 evening inside Holmdel, NJ's PNC Bank Arts Center amphitheater where an audience of over 13,000 music lovers anticipate the start of a free Garden State Arts Center performance of Cousin Brucie Presents Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, and LaLa Brooks.




 

COLUMNS


Makin Waves Song of the Week: "Dandelion" by The Grip Weeds

The Makin Waves Song of the Week is The Grip Weeds' cover of The Rolling Stones' "Dandelion" from the new tribute compilation "JEM Records Celebrates Jagger & Richards."




Rock On! This Week's Sound Bites...6/13/24




This Week in Music: Previews for Concerts Taking Place June 11-18, 2024




BlowUpRadio.com's New & Notable NJ Music 6/10/24






 

MORE NEWS

The Makin Waves Song of the Week is The Grip Weeds' cover of The Rolling Stones' "Dandelion" from the new tribute compilation "JEM Records Celebrates Jagger & Richards."


The Newton Theatre presents Dirty Deeds - The AC/DC Experience




PHOTOS from Monmouth Civic Chorus 75th Anniversary Gala




Rock On! This Week's Sound Bites...6/13/24






 

UPCOMING SHOWS


Registration and Interviews Now Open for Centenary Stage Company's Young Performers Workshop Summer 2024 Musical Theatre Intensive

(HACKETTSTOWN, NJ) -- Centenary Stage Company is now accepting interviews for the Young Performers Workshop Summer 2024 musical theatre intensive. The registration deadline for the program is July 12, 2024. In-person interview dates are taking place on Saturday, June 1st and Sunday, June 2nd, 2024 in the Little Theatre at 400 Jefferson Street in Hackettstown. They are scheduled by appointment between 4:30pm – 6:00pm.


Alanis Morissette, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, and Morgan Wade to Play Shows in Camden & Holmdel




Classical, Baroque, and Cross-Over Music Can Be Heard at Princeton Festival Chamber Concerts this June




2nd Week of Princeton Festival includes Mozart's comic masterpiece and American Repertory Ballet performance with PSO Strings







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