Sunday, May 29, 2022

Singer-Songwriter Shows Coming Up at SOPAC




Singer-Songwriters Coming Up



Joan Osborne

Anders Osborne and Jackie Greene


Joan Osborne
FRI, JUN 10, at 8PM

A multi-platinum selling recording artist and seven-time Grammy Award nominee, Joan Osborne is a soulful vocalist who has performed alongside such notable artists as Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, Emmylou Harris and Mavis Staples.

This performance is sponsored by DCH Millburn Audi.





Bria Skonberg Quartet
SAT, JUN 11, at 8PM

This multi award-winning trumpeter, singer and composer combines her signature sound of fiery trumpet playing and smoky vocals. She blends Jazz, Blues and beyond with storytelling and adventurous concoctions of classics and soulful originals.



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.


Roger McGuinn


Roger McGuinn
Co-founder of The Byrds
THU, JUN 23, at 7:30PM

From his signature 12-string Rickenbacker sound to his instantly recognizable vocals on hits like “Turn, Turn, Turn,” “Eight Miles High” and “Mr. Tambourine Man,” experience the unmistakable style of Roger McGuinn.



Kathleen Edwards


Kathleen Edwards
THU, SEP 22, at 7:30PM

After a musical hiatus and period of profound self-reflection, singer-songwriter Kathleen Edwards triumphantly returns with her cloud-grazing voice, skilled strumming and Folk/Country music that confronts life's challenges yet finds the beauty in it all.



Chris Smither & Tim O’Brien with Jan Fabricius


On Sale This Week!
Chris Smither & Tim O’Brien with Jan Fabricius
SAT, OCT 8, at 8PM

A master of acoustic Folk/Blues, Chris Smither creates a singular guitar sound—a beat-driven fingerpicking, layered over his ever-present rhythmic, tapping feet (always mic’d in performance). A lifelong devotee of Bluegrass, Tim O'Brien is skilled on guitar, mandolin, fiddle and banjo. He often performs with his wife, vocalist Jan Fabricius.

This show goes on sale to the public on Friday. Become a member today to receive presale access to tickets.



Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn


Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn
WED, OCT 26, at 7:30PM

Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, “the king and queen of the banjo” (Paste Magazine), have a musical partnership like no other. Béla is a fifteen-time Grammy winner who has taken the instrument across multiple genres. Abigail is a singer-songwriter and clawhammer banjo player. 



Martin Sexton


Martin Sexton
SAT, DEC 3, at 8PM

Martin Sexton's spirited songs run the American musical gamut, incorporating Soul, Country and Blues. The guitarist has been praised for “his unpretentious heartiness” (The New York Times) and his "soul-marinated voice" (Rolling Stone).



More Coming Up at SOPAC




Jazz, R&B

Iris Gallery



Covid-19 Precautions & Policies


Our COVID-19 Precautions & Policies will be changing on May 20.



New Jersey State Council on the Arts

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