Jayhawks

Jayhawks sold out at Outpost

The Jayhawks play to a sold-out crowd at Outpost in the Burbs on Saturday, April 22, at First Congregational Church, 40 South Fullerton Ave.
Jazz House Kids

Montclair’s Jazz House Kids host ‘Something Wonderful’ for John F. Kennedy School

Jazz House Kids hosts “Something Wonderful,” a day of beauty, pampering and health for the students, parents and caregivers of the John F. Kennedy School, a districtwide ungraded special education school in Newark, at...

Ex-mayor’s ‘Hello’ captures creative process of guitarist Lee Ranaldo

Saturday, May 6, 7:45 p.m. Clairidge Theater, 486 Bloomfield Ave.By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.newsFormer Township Mayor Jerry Fried is pleased to return to his roots as a filmmaker and to have a work he co-produced and edited,...
kindie rock

It’s all happening at the zoo: Montclair artists plan Earth Day kindie rock music...

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsPlants and animals and children just seem to go together. That’s one reason Montclair’s Jason Didner wanted to hold a “kindie rock” concert at Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange on Earth...
Front Line

When the music stops, they march: Montclair artists plan ‘Front Line for the Arts’

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news“We want to make sure our society cherishes our culture,” Melissa Walker, president and founder of Jazz House Kids, told a group of about 25 artists and representatives from Montclair arts groups...

Folding napkins and singing: Christine Lavin comes to Montclair

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsThere’s more than one way to fold a napkin.Singer-songwriter Christine Lavin offers napkin-folding workshops at her concert intermissions.“Come for the napkin folding! Stay for the music!” she says. People do come and...

Party for the Planet with New Jersey Kindie rockers on Earth Day

Montclair Kindie rocker Jason Didner will play in Party for the Planet at Turtle Back Zoo, South Mountain Reservation, 560 Northfield Ave, West Orange, on Saturday, April 22. The Earth Day festival will take place...
Little Windows

Opening ‘Little Windows’ at Outpost in the Burbs

Singer-songwriters Kelly Jones and Teddy Thompson (son of Richard and Linda Thompson), who released their debut album “Little Windows” in 2016, perform at Outpost in the Burbs tomorrow, April 7, at 8 p.m., at...
Turner

Lady in red: Montclair’s Autumn Turner will never give up on her Voice

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsAutumn Turner was knocked out in the Knockout Rounds in NBC’s “The Voice” on Monday, April 3. But she isn’t staying down.The 25-year-old Montclair resident prowled a stage in a red dress as...
Drums of Thunder

State, township give kudos to Drums of Thunder bandleader

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsLook around the walls of the first-floor hallway of Hillside Elementary School, and you’ll find photo after photo of Drums of Thunder out on the road: in front of the Washington Monument,...