Outpost in the Burbs presents Jersey-bred, Nashville-based, pop singer-songwriter Nicole Atkins on Saturday, January 27th at 8 p.m. The concert will take place at the First Congregational Church, 40 S. Fullerton Avenue in Montclair. Kirsten Maxwell, a 2016 Kerrville New Folk finalist and “Most Wanted Artist” at Falcon Ridge Folk Festival 2017, will open.
Named Rolling Stone’s “Top 10 Artists To Watch” in 2007 for her debut album Neptune City, New Jersey-native Nicole Atkins has appeared on numerous late night TV shows, including “The Late Show with David Letterman”, “Conan”, and “Later… with Jools Holland”, and featured in media outlets ranging from the New York Times to Time magazine. She has toured throughout the US and Europe, both headlining and also touring with The Black Keys, Mavis Staples, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Primal Scream, Chris Isaak and the Avett Brothers.
Nicole Atkins’ fourth studio album, “Goodnight Rhonda Lee,” was released on July 21st on Single Lock Records. The album, a vintage soul album inspired legendary artists like Dusty Springfield, Candi Staton, Roy Orbison and Janis
Joplin, was produced by Niles City Sound (Leon Bridges), with additional mixing by Ben Tanner (Alabama Shakes).
Outpost volunteers will be accepting donations of the following items for the soup kitchen in Orange, New Jersey: peanut butter, jelly/jam, granola bars, fruit cups or other healthy snacks, white athletic-type socks.
Tickets: $30 in advance, $35 at the door and are available at Keil’s Pharmacy, 732 Valley Rd., Upper Montclair, 973-744-2113; Studio 042 – Super Business Printer, 423 Bloomfield Ave., Montclair, 973-509-7591; and on TicketLeap: https://outpost.ticketleap.com/nicole-atkins-2018/A
For more information, visit www.outpostintheburbs.org or call 973-744-6560.
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