Pop/Rock, December

KIRSTINE WALTON

Southside Johnny will perform with his Asbury Jukes at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank on New Year’s Eve.

Dec. 12-13: “Doo Wop Generations” at Paramount Theatre, Asbury Park.
Dec. 13: Linda Eder, “Christmas Where You Are” at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.
Dec. 13: Michael Bolton, “Greatest Hits and Holiday Favorites” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 13: The Peach Project, Wigs & Car Parts, Saddle Brook School of Rock at Debonair Music Hall, Teaneck. Gregg Allman tribute/American Cancer Society benefit.
Dec. 14: Hot 97’s Hot for the Holidays with Chris Brown, 21 Savage, Meek Mill, Cardi B, Dave East, Tee Grizzley at Prudential Center, Newark.
Dec. 14: Randy Newman at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 14: Maggie Rose, Rick Barry, Christina LaRocca at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park.
Dec. 14: Pink Talking Fish at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.
Dec. 14: Night Ranger at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Dec. 14: He Is Legend, Resurge, Comb the Desert at Debonair Music Hall, Teaneck.
Dec. 15: The Battery Electric, Ribeye Brothers, The Vansaders at House of Independents, Asbury Park.
Dec. 15: Ripe, Okey Dokey, Late Night Episode at White Eagle Hall, Jersey City.
Dec. 15: Black Marble, You. at Monty Hall, Jersey City.
Dec. 15: Ana Gasteyer, “Holiday Tipple” at Grunin Center at Ocean County College, Toms River.
Dec. 15: Ripe at White Eagle Hall, Jersey City.
Dec. 15: Bob Polding Band, Sharon Lasher and the Flashers at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park.
Dec. 15: Big in China at Suzy Que’s BBQ and Bar, West Orange.
Dec. 15: 25 ta Life at Debonair Music Hall, Teaneck.
Dec. 15: Thank You Scientist, Bent Knee, In the Prescence of Wolves, The Tea Club at Crossroads, Garwood.
Dec. 15: Quincy Mumford and the Reason Why, Taylor Tote at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.
Dec. 15: Rock This Town, Brian Setzer Orchestra tribute, at Lizzie Rose Music Room, Tuckerton.
Dec. 15: Dark City Strings, Cancion, Bad With People at The Saint, Asbury Park.
Dec. 15: Thee Volatiles, Kult of Mary, Midnight Nosh at Tierney’s Tavern, Montclair.
Dec. 15: Savi at Premier Nightclub at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 15: Rainbow Fresh at Pattenburg House, Asbury.
Dec. 15: Motor City Revue at Tim McLoone’s Supper Club, Asbury Park.
Dec. 15-16: Taking Back Sunday at Starland Ballroom, Sayreville.
Dec. 15-16: From Good Homes at Newton Theatre, Newton.
Dec. 16: Champagne Jam with The Front Bottoms, AJJ, The Districts, White Reaper, Delicate Steve, Slaughter Beach, Dog, The Big Easy, Weakened Friends, Strange Eclipse at Convention Hall, Asbury Park.
Dec. 16: Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley at Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Dec. 16: The Slambovian Circus of Dreams, “A Very Slambovian Christmas” at Roy’s Hall, Blairstown.
Dec. 16: The Wizards of Winter, featuring original members of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Dec. 16: Laura Cantrell, Don DiLego at Outpost in the Burbs, Montclair.
Dec. 16: “A Big Redd Christmas” at The Saint, Asbury Park. Benefit for Pierce “Bigg Redd” Smith Recovery Scholarship with John DeServio of Black Label Society, Morgan Rose of Sevendust, The Mayan Factor (featuring Lenny Cerzosie Jr.), The Walkarounds and Frustrated Incorporated (featuring Jeff Cerzosie).
Dec. 16: Blue Highways, Mad Kings, Smooth J and the Open Minds at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.
Dec. 16: Joe Deninzon and Stratospheerius, Piktor’s Metamorphosis at Roxy and Dukes, Dunellen.
Dec. 16: 50th Anniversary of Sgt. Pepper with guest Gregory Martin & Dr. Kenneth Womack at The Vault, Berlin.
Dec. 16: Santa for Lunch Break with Brian Kirk & the Jirks at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 16: The British Invasion Years at Tim McLoone’s Supper Club, Asbury Park.
Dec. 16: Tommy Trash at Premier Nightclub at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 16: Boardwalk Rescue Benefit with Ronnie Brooks, Vinnie Pastore, Bocci, The Gangster Squad, Lance Larson, The Bobby Bandiera Band at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park.
Dec. 16: Rockapella, Christmas show at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.
Dec. 16: The Porchistas, Bone and Marrow, Nylund at Tierney’s Tavern, Montclair.
Dec. 16: Sylvana Joyce and the Moment at Maxwell’s Tavern, Hoboken.
Dec. 17: Ernie White Band, Christmas benefit concert at Cedar Gardens Banquet, Hamilton Township.
Dec. 17: Holiday Banding Concert at Maxwell’s Tavern, Hoboken.
Dec. 17: Trophy Eyes, Free Throw, Head North at House of Independents, Asbury Park.
Dec. 17: Darlingside, Henry Jamison at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
Dec. 17: Ty Mares and the Running Dog Band, Jo Wymer Band, Eryn O’Ree Duo, Jimmy Brogan, James Dalton Band at The Saint, Asbury Park.
Dec. 17: “Harry and Joel Christmas Show” featuring Harry Filkin and Joel Krauss at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.
Dec. 17: “A Holiday Adventure and Singalong with Stearns Matthews and Jimmy Horan” at Farmstead Arts, Basking Ridge.
Dec. 18: Abird, Yawn Mower, The Vice Rags,  Joanna Smith at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park.
Dec. 18: Acqui, Sam Govel, Malibu, The Hannas at The Saint, Asbury Park.
Dec. 18: Tay James at Premier Nightclub at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 18-19: Holiday Express 25th Anniversary Benefit Concerts at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 19: Jewel’s Handmade Holiday Tour with Atz, Atz Lee and Nikos Kilcher at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Dec. 19: The Welts, Sonic Blume, Trashsoul, Sex Wolves From Planet Death at Brighton Bar, Long Branch.
Dec. 19: Mike Montrey, Geena Fontanella, Tara Dente, Gene Pompillio at The Saint, Asbury Park.
Dec. 19-21: All Time Low at Starland Ballroom, Sayreville.
Dec. 20: Darlene Love, “A Souled Out Christmas,” with Remember Jones at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 20: Straight No Chaser at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
Dec. 20: The Weeklings at The Dome Lounge at The Manor, West Orange.
Dec. 20: Prehistoric Forest, Bone & Marrow, Wetbrain at The Saint, Asbury Park.
Dec. 20: Courtney Colletti at Resorts, Atlantic City.
Dec. 21: Marah Christmas Spectacular at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park.
Dec. 21: Envy on the Coast, Rare Futures at House of Independents, Asbury Park.
Dec. 22: Bettye LaVette at Outpost in the Burbs, Montclair.
Dec. 22: Splintered Sunlight (Grateful Dead tribute), Anthony Krizan, Mojo Hand at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.
Dec. 22: The Cryers at The Record Collector, Bordentown.
Dec. 22: Good Old War at House of Independents, Asbury Park.
Dec. 22: Borialis, Ernest and the Slims at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park.
Dec. 22: Jocelyn and Chris Arndt, Jake Tavill, Hannah Kraft at The Saint, Asbury Park.
Dec. 22: BRKLYN at Premier Nightclub at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 22: 50th Anniversary of The Beatles’ White Album at The Vault, Berlin.
Dec. 22: Watchung Mountain Riders at Tierney’s Tavern, Montclair.
Dec. 23: Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul, “Holiday Homecoming” at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 23: The Counterfeiters at Tierney’s Tavern, Montclair.
Dec. 23: Danny Avila at Premier Nightclub at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 23: Waiting on Mongo, Matt Wade and Friends, Fungkshui, No Phizz at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.
Dec. 26: Trans-Siberian Orchestra at Prudential Center, Newark.
Dec. 26: Sammy Adams, Millyz, Indy, Farrow at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.
Dec. 27: The Roots at Wellmont Theater, Montclair.
Dec. 27: Smokepurpp at Starland Ballroom, Sayreville.
Dec. 27-28: The Mahoney Brothers, “Rock and Roll Christmas Party” at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse, Hampton.
Dec. 28: Clutch, Devin Townsend Project, The Obsessed, Mike Westcott Band at Starland Ballroom, Sayreville.
Dec. 28: Dark Star Orchestra, Grateful Dead tribute at Wellmont Theater, Montclair.
Dec. 28: 2017 Send Off with The Cranston Dean Band, The Burns, The Mercury Brothers, Leeds, Rachel Ana Dobken, Jackson Pines, Frank Lombardi, Dave Mooney, Justin Franco at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park.
Dec. 29: Rick Ro$$, Blaze Montana at Wellmont Theater, Montclair.
Dec. 29: Gov’t Mule at Event Center at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 29: Tiësto at Premier Nightclub at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 29: Dave Hause, Jared Hart at Crossroads, Garwood.
Dec. 29: The Felice Brothers at White Eagle Hall, Jersey City.
Dec. 29: Palisades at House of Independents, Asbury Park.
Dec. 29: 2017 Send Off with The Shady Street Show Band, The Burns, Lowlight, We’re Ghosts Now, Fun While You Wait, Duane Okun, Avery Mandeville, Brian Erickson and Natalie Farrel at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park.
Dec. 29: The Rat Pack: Together Again at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
Dec. 29: The Flemtones at Tierney’s Tavern, Montclair.
Dec. 29: Damn the Torpedoes (Tom Petty tribute) at Maxwell’s Tavern, Hoboken.
Dec. 29-30: Work in Progress at Stone Pony, Asbury Park.
Dec. 30:  Thursday, Frank Iero and the Patience, PUP at Starland Ballroom, Sayreville.
Dec. 30: Vice at Premier Nightclub at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 30: Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon, John Denver tribute at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
Dec. 30: Cymbals Eat Guitars, Charles Bissell (of The Wrens) at Debonair Music Hall, Teaneck.
Dec. 30: Metal Life Crisis, Hammer Fight, Negative Sky, Hot Blood, Dissentince, The Silverhounds at The Saint, Asbury Park.
Dec. 30: Bell Bottom Blues, Eric Clapton tribute at Tim McLoone’s Supper Club, Asbury Park.
Dec. 30: Junger Daze at Tierney’s Tavern, Montclair.
Dec. 31: Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes at Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank.
Dec. 31: Charlie Wilson at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
Dec. 31: “Another ’90s New Year’s Eve” at Stone Pony, Asbury Park. With Lost in Society and Earth Telephone (as Third Eye Blind), Levy and the Oaks (as Foo Fighters), MACK (as No Doubt), Strange Eclipse (as The White Stripes), Emily Grove and Friends (as Tori Amos), Chris Rockwell and Friends (as The Beastie Boys). 
Dec. 31: New Jersey Festival Orchestra: “Puttin’ on the Ritz” at Westfield High School Auditorium. David Wroe conducts the orchestra in an evening of songs from stage, screen and television sung by Marissa McGowan, soprano; Hannah Shankman, mezzo-soprano; Michael Menendez, tenor; and Adam Monley, tenor. Dec. 31: Remember Jones at Asbury Hotel.
Dec. 31: Sister Sledge at Tropicana Showroom, Atlantic City.
Dec. 31: Laidback Luke at Premier Nightclub at Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa, Atlantic City.
Dec. 31: The Weeklings at Cross & Orange, Asbury Park.
Dec. 31: Brother John Brown at Crossroads, Garwood.
Dec. 31: Joey Pucci and the American Longboards at Broadway Theatre of Pitman.
Dec. 31: The Rave-Ons, Buddy Holly tribute at Surflight Theatre, Beach Haven.
Dec. 31: Tragedy: All Metal Tribute to the Bee Gees at Wonder Bar, Asbury Park. 
Dec. 31: Beatlemania Now, Beatles tribute at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.
Dec. 31: Des and the Swagmatics at Langosta Lounge, Asbury Park.
Dec. 31: The Full 9 at Maxwell’s Tavern, Hoboken.

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