Music News

(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- Ten-time Grammy winner Eddie Palmieri, one of the finest jazz pianists of the past 60 years, performs at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Friday, March 23 at 8:00pm. Palmieri is a bandleader, arranger and composer of salsa and Latin jazz. His playing skillfully fuses the rhythm of his Puerto Rican heritage with the complexity of his jazz influences: Thelonious Monk, Herbie Hancock, McCoy Tyner as well as his older brother, Charlie Palmieri.  Tickets range from $29-69.... READ ON

(ASBURY PARK, NJ) -- Wyclef Jean has been added to the lineup for the Asbury Park Music & Film Festival (APMFF). Wyclef will perform on Saturday, April 28 at 9:30pm at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ. ... READ ON

(NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) -- State Theatre New Jersey presents Golden Oldies Spectacular on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7:00pm. The concert features The Brooklyn Bridge; The Duprees; Shirley Alston Reeves, original lead singer of The Shirelles; The Marcels; The Capris; Cleveland Stills & The Dubs; Lenny Dell & The Demensions; and Frank Pizarro, former leader singer of Herb Reed’s Platters.  Tickets range from $35-$85.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents 9-time GRAMMY-winning R&B supergroup, Earth, Wind & Fire in June.  One of the most influential bands in the history of American music, makes a welcome return to NJPAC performing their greatest hits (“September,” “Let’s Groove,” “Celebrate”) & more. The group will perform two shows: Monday, June 4th and Tuesday, June 5th.  Tickets range from $49 to $129.... READ ON

(RED BANK, NJ –-- The Citi-presented Little Steven’s Underground Garage at the Basie returns when Michael Nesmith and Micky Dolenz of The Monkees visit the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank on June 25 for their first-ever national tour as a duo, with E-Street Band guitarist, Rock & Roll Hall Of Famer and Disciples Of Soul leader Steven Van Zandt on board as host.... READ ON