Concerts, fireworks, festivals at 2021 Essex SummerMusic series

The 2021 Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series begins on Wednesday, June 30, with a concert by Smooth and fireworks display in Weequahic Park, Newark, concluding on Saturday, Sept. 11 with the House Music Festival...

Montclair recorder players to perform at Boston festival

Four students have been selected to participate in the Engaging Communities: Recorders Beyond Borders program.

Montclair’s School of Rock live stream concert on May 27

The House Band of School of Rock Montclair will present a livestream concert in support of MusiCares, a national foundation that provides health and welfare services to professional musicians in times of financial, personal...

Free outdoor concert on June 5 to benefit Trend Coffee and Tea House

The outdoor concert event will feature eight live bands over four hours
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Outpost in the Burbs has star-filled lineup for May 20 Bob Dylan tribute

The event raises funds for the Human Needs Food Pantry.
Richard Thompson and Elvis Costello

Listening in with Elvis Costello and Montclair’s Richard Thompson

Thompson, who moved to Montclair in 2017, launches his new memoir, ‘Beeswing: Losing My Way and Finding My Voice 1967-1975’

More Montclair arts, activities opening up

Vanguard, Outpost in the Burbs, Montclair Art Museum, Yogi Berra Museum all have plans for in-person activity.

Outpost in the Burbs will resume in-person concerts in September, 2021

First up for the 2021-22 season: The Bongos

Montclair’s Christian McBride wins his 7th Grammy

McBride was honored, along with Brian Blade and the late Chick Corea, for the album “Trilogy II.”

Topaz Jones’ ‘Don’t Go Tellin’ Your Momma’ — Blackness, identity, life in Montclair

"Don’t Go Tellin’ Your Momma" is winner of the Short Film Jury Award at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival.