ON THE MARQUEE! WHO’S HITTING THE HAT CITY STAGE THIS WEEKEND?
*Reservations are highly recommended* 862-252-9174 http://www.hatcitykitchen.com
Friday, October 3rd:
8:00pm: Viva Vallenato ($10 cover) The fun tropical South American “Viva Vallenato Badass Accordion Band” wow audiences with wild Latin rhythms & screaming accordion melodies…Crowds go wild for this music! (even English-speaking folks). Authentic rhythms of Colombia, South America
11:00pm: Brother Valiant ($5 cover) an 8-piece collective that blends nuances of Americana, Bluegrass, Folk, Jazz, Rock and Roots music into a patchwork of catchy riffs, intense hooks, and upbeat vibes. Their instrumentation creates a unique harmony that illustrates a jubilant display of both old and new world sounds. With big sing-a-long choruses, dueling banjo/mandolin solos, and rambunctious brass melodies, Brother Valiant creates an atmosphere that celebrates the exciting aspects of music where all are invited to sing out.
Saturday, October 4th:
8:00pm: Framework Jazz ($10 cover) “Beautiful Music, Elegantly performed, at a Pleasing Volume”, is the motto of Framework Acoustic Jazz Trio, consisting of saxophonist/flutist Dave Wilson, upright bassist Kevin Reilly and guitarist Joseph Frame. Bossa Nova, American Songbook classics, and jazz tunes are interpreted by the trio with insight and dexterity.
Don’t forget about the free weekly jams!
Tuesday, October 7th: All Styles Open Mike hosted by Jeff Guenther!
Wednesday, October 8th: Jazz Open Mic hosted by Mike Lee!
Thursday, October 9th: Project Groove hosted by The JT Project!
Hat City Kitchen is an intimate restaurant/music venue located in The Valley Arts District ion the border of West Orange and Orange, NJ. Featuring Southern Gastropub fare, full bar, and weekly open jams and weekend local, regional, and national artists, Hat City is a destination for rockin’ good time. Come down to enjoy the intimate, funky atmosphere, awesome cocktails, and original music any day of the week. We welcome music lovers and food lovers to mingle together and experience the cozy vibe of HCK. Made possible by the non-profit organization HANDS, Inc., HCK is part of a larger mission to revitalize and reinvigorate the surrounding community through the arts. By buying and restoring properties, HANDS is creating a welcoming culture for artists to live, work and play. All profits from HCK go to them, who in turn invest it into further programming and initiatives in The Valley.