Harry Nilsson
Harry Nilsson is being revived in the beautiful book, “Harry & Me,“ filled with over 200 memories in a collection of stories by fans and fellow musicians. Nilsson knew how to touch souls with his words and music with pure love that one feels while perusing the biography’s pages. “Harry & Me” speaks truth as to how Nilsson’s songs, if...
Senior Song Book
“Senior Song Book” is the newest album to be released by the oldest professional songwriting team in music history. At the helm of the album released on Nov 15, 2019, is 102-year-old lyricist Alan R. Tripp. Tripp, along with his 88-year-old junior teammate, jazz pianist Marvin Weisbord, has produced a beautifully orchestrated work filled with new originals that hark...
Newark Symphony Hall, one of New Jersey’s oldest and largest arts and entertainment venues, has announced the creation of a volunteer-based, seven-member Investment Committee to shape oversight policy and provide fund-management guidance. Committee members come from companies such as Goldman Sachs and AllianceBernstein, among other financial entities, and will help the venue achieve fundraising milestones while supporting its various...
Looking to do something interesting this week in the gold coast? Look no further.. FLAG Art Group (Fort Lee Art Group) is having a weeklong exhibition that highlights creative local artists in the community.  ‘All Media, All Cultures – Beyond Cultural Identities’, is curated by Nino Macharashvili and hosted by Nine on the Hudson in WNY, NJ. On Friday, the...
Joel Diamond
Renowned record producer Joel Diamond has released a rare find of a photo showcasing a young Virginia King, mother of Demi Moore, in a Playboy shoot. King’s dream of an appearance in the famed Playboy magazine came true with the help of multi-platinum & 2x Grammy nominee Diamond. Diamond Meets King Via Louise Robey Diamond made magic when he scored big...
Photo courtesy of Brian Swanson/Madison House.
The Spin Doctors, the wholly unique, blues-influenced rock group that became a staple of the early-’90s music scene, will be playing the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ, on Friday, Jan. 24 (8 PM). They’ll be joined by The Uprooted Band featuring Michael Glabicki of Rusted Root, along with James Maddock. The Spin Doctors (long known for hits such as “Two...
Finding Fretless
“Finding Fretless.” by author Paul Brett, is a story of an original guitar that proves to alter known history involving Beatles and beyond. The story ties together pieces to disclose the full truth of George Harrison’s prototype Bartell guitar – including renewed light on a forgotten father of the electric guitar, Paul Barth. https://nynj.com/nycs-best-vegan-ice-cream-is-a-farmers-market-exclusive/ Barth is known as a skillful designer...
Building upon his academic and life experience as a young, gay, Black man has provided him the foundation to successfully launch his own brand and most recently, the passion project “The Island Project” (TIP). The Island Project will fuse his American musical influence with Caribbean roots, the project is set to release music videos, lyric videos, photo shoots, merchandise and more. Xopher...
My Father's Place
The famed music venue My Father’s Place in Roslyn, NY is forever attached to its founding father Michael “Eppy” Epstein. Both, the man and the club, share the limelight of historic proportions in the world of music’s past and present – and the future. The 70s Birthed My Father’s Place The early 70s was all about the music and antiestablishment –...
Photo courtesy of Jackie Prehart.
At 70, New Jersey native Bruce Springsteen, aka “The Boss,” remains atop the music world. North Jersey’s premier live entertainment venue, the Wellmont Theater, will celebrate the extensive Springsteen catalog at a celebratory, belated birthday jam on Thursday, Dec. 5. (8 p.m.) New Jersey rockers Brian Kirk & The Jirks will present an evening dedicated to Springsteen, alongside a cavalcade...
Calling All Divas
Female empowerment is sung out strong and beautifully in “Calling All Divas.” Academy Award-winning songwriter Franke Previte co-created the musical filled with unforgettable songs and voices. ‘Calling All Divas’ Sings Out to All Known for his “Dirty Dancing” award-winning hit "(I've Had) The Time of Your Life,” Previte set out with Lisa Sherman to create a musical that sings out to...
Upper East Side, Manhattan (7 miles from the GWB) Iconic musician and New Yorker, Billy Joel has placed his Upper East Side townhouse on the market for a cool $20 Mil.  The home is located on 67th street between Madison and Park.  The gorgeous renovated home boasts 10,000 sq ft with 12 rooms, 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and 2 powder rooms. ...
Former New York Yankees shortstop Alex Rodriguez and his wife, singer and actress Jennifer Lopez have placed their Manhattan apartment on the market.  The half-floor unit is 4,000 sq ft, boasts incredible Central Park and city views and is listed for $17.5 million.  The building is located at the southern end of Central Park and is littered with super-tall...
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A leading figure in the Cuban music industry, Leonardo Torres Álvarez, takes his “Amor Bonito” tour to North Jersey’s  Wellmont Theater, on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Be there as Torres, often considered one of the most important figures in Cuban music, takes the stage playing recognizable hits such as “Para que un día vuelvas,” “Soledad” and “Me equivoque.” Torres, a staple in...
crawfish fest
Mardi Gras Weekend is coming to New Jersey once again to celebrate Michael Arnone’s 30th Annual Crawfish Fest. The little festival that could is celebrating its 30th milestone anniversary May 31-June 2, 2019, at the Sussex County Fairgrounds, with a festive 3-day lineup of celebrity acts and delicious food Cajun style. Michael Arnone Makes Crawfish Fest Vision a Reality The Baton...
Micky Dolenz
Micky Dolenz singing Mike Nesmith songs on the just-released “Dolenz Sings Nesmith” is a true treasure of melodic memories mixed with new joy. Dolenz shows a magnificent range as he sings the beautiful songs written with heart by the wonderful Nesmith. The well-recognized performer is hailed for his leading role as a vocalist and the drummer in the 1960s series...