LINCROFT NJ – Brookdale Public Radio is proud to announce the return of a Jersey Shore Summer Tradition with their “Songwriters In The Park” concert series.

The series will run for 7 Fridays starting July 13th in Riverside Gardens Park in Red Bank. The park is a perfect setting with a gorgeous view of the Navesink River. The event starts at 7pm each week.

“Our line-up for the 8th season is fantastic”, says Tom Brennan, Station Manager. He continues, “It’s a great family event too. Bring the kids, a blanket or some lawn chairs and enjoy some great music.”

This event will feature both local and national acts. Here is the final list of acts playing this year:  


Friday July 13 – Headlining Act: The Mastersons (from Steve Earle’s Band) with Opening Act: Diego Garcia

Friday July 20 – Headlining Act: Mindy Smith with Opening Act: Emily Grove

Friday July 27 – Headlining Act: Scars on 45 with Opening Act: The Dunwells

Friday August 3 – Headlining Act: Jukebox The Ghost with Opening Act: Lightning Jar

Friday August 10 – Headlining Act: Willie Nile with Opening Act: Bruce Tunkel

Friday August 17 – Headlining Act: River City Extension with Opening Act: Accidental Seabirds

Friday August 24 – Headlining Act: Red Wanting Blue with Opening Act: Rick Barry

Friday August 31 (rain date)


The series is sponsored by Ferrari Maserati of Central New Jersey in Edison and the members of Brookdale Public Radio. 

Brookdale Public Radio, 90.5 The Night is a non-commercial, educational, public radio station licensed to Brookdale Community College, serving Central New Jersey with the news you need, and the music you love. 

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