Wednesday, March 16, 2022

7 Rock & Pop Concerts Coming Up at SOPAC


WHERE: South Orange Performing Arts Center, 1 SOPAC Way (behind the train station), South Orange, NJ



Edwin McCain


This Week!

Edwin McCain
FRI, MAR 18, at 8PM

Called the “great American romantic” by The New York Times, Edwin McCain has built an enviable career balancing his massive Pop success with the year-round touring schedule of a tireless troubadour. His hit songs, authentic spirit and affable sense of humor keep fans coming back for nights that feel more like parties with old friends than Rock concerts. 



Edwin McCain


The Machine


The Machine performs Pink Floyd
FRI & SAT, MAR 25 & 26, at 8PM

The Machine pays homage to Pink Floyd in two back-to-back nights. Hear the epic Rock opera, The Wall, in its entirety on Friday and Pink Floyd’s greatest hits plus some obscurities on Saturday.




Marc Broussard


Marc Broussard
FRI, APR 1, at 8PM

Marc Broussard is an old-school Southern Soul singer blessed with both a rarefied talent and an innate stylistic and emotional authenticity. He's an artist whose blend of Rock, R&B, Soul and sensitivity have made him one of the most indelible artists of his generation.




Melvin Seals & JGB


Melvin Seals & JGB
WED, APR 13, at 7:30PM

Embark on a psychedelic musical journey with Melvin Seals & JGB as they perform a blend of Rock, Gospel, Soul and Rhythm and Blues. Melvin is most revered for his 18 years with the Jerry Garcia Band playing his powerful, high-spirited, Hammond B-3 organ and keyboards.






ZOSO – The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience
FRI, MAY 20, at 8PM

Feel like you traveled back to the 70s when ZOSO, a Led Zeppelin reincarnation, rocks out with favorites like “Stairway to Heaven,” “Whole Lotta Love” and “Dazed and Confused.”




Max Weinberg


Max Weinberg’s Jukebox
THU, JUN 9, at 7:30PM

A Rock-and-Roll Hall of Fame drummer and South Orange native, Max Weinberg invites audiences to create the set list in real-time for this interactive concert experience where anything and everything from the Beatles to the Stones to Bruce and The E Street Band’s biggest hits is on the set list of possibilities!




Nick Lowe


Nick Lowe’s Quality Rock & Roll Revue
Starring Los Straitjackets
Opening Artist: Tommy McLain + CC Adcock
SUN, JUN 19, at 7:30PM

Legendary songwriter Nick Lowe is widely known for such hits as "Cruel to Be Kind" and "(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding." Since 2014, Lowe's toured around the world on a wave of Surf Rock with the Lucha Libre Mexican wrestling masked instrumental heavy hitters, Los Straitjackets.



More Coming Up at SOPAC




Jazz, R&B


Covid-19 Precautions & Policies


Wheelchair Accessibility and Handicap Parking, Large Print Programs, Assisted Listening Devices