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3rd Annual Jazz & Roots Music Festival @ Kean University
Jazz and Roots
The Lawn at Enlow
Kean University and internationally
acclaimed bassist/producer Mike Griot present the third annual Jazz &
Roots Music Festival, a free outdoor music festival open to the public
on The Lawn at Enlow Hall.
Stefon Harris & Blackout
King Solomon Hicks
No tickets required. Bring a blanket or
chair and join the festivities!
FREE outdoor event Saturday, September 23
at 3:30 p.m.
The Lawn at Enlow Hall
Kean University's East Campus
215 North Avenue, Hillside, N.J.
Third World(headliner) is one of the
longest-lived Reggae bands of all time and one of Jamaica's most
consistently popular crossover acts among international audiences. Mixing
in elements of R&B, funk, pop, and rock and, later on, rap, Third
World's style has been described as "reggae-fusion."
Stefon Harris & Blackout join the
festival! Vibraphonist-composer Stefon Harris is heralded as “one of the
most important young artists in jazz (The Los Angeles Times).” He is
unquestionably developing what will be a long and extraordinary career.
King Solomon Hicks, the 26-year-old guitar phenom from
Harlem, New York is an American guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and
composer. He has invested in music from a very young age and started
playing guitar at just six years old.
Influenced by the sound of the 80's and
today, Prince Hakim has traveled from
New York to Tokyo sharing his passion, and spreading his message to