Indie-rock favorite and Brooklyn-based band, Grizzly Bear, came through Montclair on June 15th while on the road during their North American tour, promoting their fifth studio album, Painted Ruins. Grizzly Bear rocked the Wellmont Theater as devoted fans packed the venue, dancing and singing along to every song that erupted from the stage. Grizzly Bear […]
It’s time to welcome back Cafe Eclectic to Montclair, but with a twist! Greenleaf’s Eclectic Cafe opened to great fanfare on Wednesday night in Montclair, reincarnating the beloved original Cafe Eclectic. Owner Julio Valentin, a proud veteran of the Newark Police Department, continues his Montclair winning streak with the reopening of the reincarnated Cafe Eclectic […]
Paul Shaffer was musical director for David Letterman for over 30 years - now he’s bringing new music around the country with his longtime band.
The World’s Most Dangerous Band will appear at Montclair’s Wellmont Theater on April 21 for their fifth show in a nationwide tour. For many years, all fans needed to do to listen to Paul Shaffer’s music was turn on late night television. The veteran multi-instrumentalist has worked with David Letterman since 1983, a consistent and […]
The controversial but successful comedian Andrew Dice Clay comes back to Montclair after he performed at the Wellmont in March 2016.
Andrew Dice Clay comes to the Wellmont Theater. There are few comedians that are as high caliber as Andrew Dice Clay. For over 30 years, Clay has shaken up the entertainment business. Whether it’s getting banned for life from the MTV Awards in 1989 for his hilariously lewd “Adult Nursery Rhymes” or discovering his true […]
Fans lined up early to catch DNCE’s performance at The Wellmont Theater and the excitement could be felt in the air throughout the whole night.
DNCE brought their upbeat songs and energetic dance moves to The Wellmont Theater. Tuesday, Feb. 4 was a big night for the funk pop band, DNCE, as their show at Montclair’s The Wellmont Theater was a hometown show for band members Joe Jonas and Jack Lawless. Before the doors of the venue even opened, there […]
On Saturday, Dec. 27, one year after their first Wellmont performance, O.A.R. brought the winter spirit to Montclair during The Merry XXmas Wish List Tour.
O.A.R. impresses audiences with a setlist completely chosen by their fans. Of A Revolution, better known by the acronym O.A.R., is a rock band from Maryland. First formed in 1996, O.A.R just released their 14th album, and embarked on their latest tour, The Merry XXmas Wish List Tour, which allows fans to take control over […]
The Weight Band did a great job at conserving a cover, while adding their own twist which allowed them to inspire a new generation of fans.
Seeing The Weight was worth the “weight” this past Saturday at The Wellmont Theater. Since the end of 2013, The Weight has played in over 100 local venues along the east coast, across the country and even in Norway in 2014. The Band was a Canadian-American group that came together and 1968 and didn’t disband […]
Montclair can rejoice after one of the most beloved Christmas traditions, watching the ‘Charlie Brown Christmas Special,’ on Dec. 22!
‘Charlie Brown’ comes to life at the Wellmont Theater. Ever since the special first aired in 1965, Americans everywhere have come to love Charlie Brown’s Christmas Special. The special is a beautiful and timeless story of how Charlie Brown, who is depressed even though it is Christmas, learns about the true meaning of Christmas. Charlie […]
Montclair’s fans of rock and roll can rejoice this December, as rock supergroup Kings of Chaos kicks off their tour at The Wellmont Theater.
Kings of Chaos at the Wellmont Theater! The epic rise and fall of rock and roll as a mainstream music genre left many die hard fans of rock’s greatest groups in dismay. For these fans, rock supergroup Kings of Chaos is a godsend. The group is made up of various rock legends, from bands such […]
Montclair celebrated Small Business Saturday by holding The Strange Xchange Flea Market in the Wellmont Theater, shining the spotlight on smaller shops.
The Strange Xchange offers a plethora of varied items to excited attendees. The Strange Xchange is unlike any other flea market, in addition to the usual crafts and jewelry, The Strange Xchange, offers up a unique variety of objects such as taxidermy and vintage rock and roll shirts. On Saturday, Nov. 26, The Strange Xchange […]