Digging hometown with his homies: Montclairite puts on The Clair Concert

'The Clair Concert' Samad Savage, Tennis Boys, Jason Jackson, Driicky Graham, Jay Illicit, Leah Jenea, Beat Lampers, Bleszt, IB Mattic, J. I. JA.Friday, July 7, 7 p.m.Wellmont Theater, 5 Seymour St. Wellmonttheater.comBy GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsSo...

Making sound decisions at Montclair’s the Outpost in the Burbs

The Outpost in the Burbs turns 30 years old this year. Gail Prusllin and Gina Ariemma talk about the organization's history, and future.

Brian Kirk and the Jirks wish the Boss a happy belated

Brian Kirk & The Jirks play "Born," a belated 70th birthday bash for Bruce Sprinsteen, at The Wellmont Theater on Thursday, Dec. 5.

Culture in brief: Jeree Wade at Trumpets

Montclair jazz singer Jeree Wade, who recently won Audelco Awards for "On Kentucky Aveue," performs a 3 p.m. Sunday show at Trumpets.

Montclair Jazz Festival: Jazz score in films featured

Montclair Jazz Festival partners with Montclair Film to show a series of four films that have feature a prominent jazz score.
Collective Soul

Collective Soul celebrates 25 years

The title of Collective Soul's 12 studio album, “Blood,” refers to family and fans of 25 years, too. They play the Wellmont Saturday, Sept. 21.

Classical music review: A golden sunset in ‘Simplicity’

In "A Second Simplicity," Ember Ensemble sang a varied selection of songs that dealt with aging, memory, and love that endures over time.

In brief: Chuck Prophet at Outpost

Singer-songwriter Chuck Prophet plays Outpost in the Burbs on Saturday, Jan. 25. Cake, Kim Carnes and Alejandro Escovedo have all worked with him.

A swinging encyclopedia: Barbara Kukla talks Newark jazz, at Montclair Public Library

Reading and signing “The Encyclopedia of Newark Jazz”Sunday, Oct. 15, 3 p.m.Music by the Charlie Jones Trio, featuring Charlie Jones (guitar), G. Earl Sauls (bass), Bruce Tyler (drums) and Denise Hamilton (vocals)Montclair Public Library,...
Bad Reputation

MFF: The story of Joan Jett’s Bad Reputation

A film biography of Joan Jett shown at MFF shows the difficulty of being a female hard rocker.