Outpost in the Burbs presents Jim Lauderdale, on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 5 p.m., in a co-production with the Van Vleck House and Gardens. The concert will take place at the Van Vleck, located at 21 Van Vleck Street, in Montclair. Opening the show will be James Tristan Redding.
Two-time Grammy-winning singer and master songwriter Jim Lauderdale is both a “songwriter’s songwriter,” who’s written/co-written many modern classics for iconic artists, as well as an intuitive sideman, who’s enhanced the music of a bevy of esteemed musicians. As a solo artist, since 1986 up until now, he’s created a body work spanning 28 albums of imaginative roots music, encompassing country, bluegrass, soul, R&B and rock. Along the way he’s won awards, garnered critical acclaim, and earned himself an engaged fan base. Today Jim treats his fans to a new adventure, exploring the redemptive traditional sounds of Memphis and Nashville with his double album, Soul Searching: Vol. 1 Memphis/Vol. 2. Nashville (Sky Crunch Records).
Patrons are encouraged to bring folding chairs and/or blankets to this show.
How to Get Tickets: There are three distinct ticket types for this concert. Weather permitting, this show will be outdoors in the garden of the Van Vleck estate. In the case of inclement weather the show will be held indoors (capacity 95).
Type 1: Guaranteed ticket regardless of if the show is indoors or outdoors. We will only sell 95 of these tickets and you are guaranteed admission regardless of weather.
Type 2: Outdoor only ticket (individual) will be available after the first 95 guaranteed tickets have been sold. If the weather is bad and show is indoors, your ticket purchase along with any fees will be refunded within 7 days of the show.
Type 3: Outdoor only ticket (family pack) will include admission to 2 adults and up to 3 children under the age of 12 weather permitting only. Additional children’s tickets may be purchased at the door day of show for $5 each. If the weather is bad and show is indoors, your ticket purchase along with any fees will be refunded within 7 days of the show.
Want to see Jim Lauderdale? Tell us your favorite song by him Thursday, May 18 at 11 am EST and we’ll randomly choose one winner who will receive a pair of outdoor tickets for this Sunday, May 21.
For more information, visit www.outpostintheburbs.org or call 973-744-6560.