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I Art I
M. T. Burton Gallery
Thru July 9 Surf City artist Gwenn
Seemel’s exhibit “Empathetic Magic”
compiles a series of portraits meant to promote
tolerance and acceptance of all people. Open
daily, call for times. Surf City
( mtburtongallery.com; 609-494-0006).
Princeton Art Museum
July 1-Sept 17 The exhibit “Great British
Drawings From the Ashmolean Museum”
features more than 100 rarely seen treasures
from the renowned collection of 17th- to
20th-century drawings and watercolors at the
University of Oxford’s museum. Closed
Mondays ( artmuseum.princeton.edu).
I Music I
New Kids on the Block
July 2 The boy band brings the right stu; to Newark with Paula Abdul and Boyz II Men. 7: 30 ;;;
$29-$230. Prudential Center ( prucenter.com).
July 2 The Canadian rock band stops in Hol-
mdel. 6 ;;; $20-$225. PNC Bank Arts Center
Mary J. Blige
July 3 The hip-hop queen performs chart-top-ping hits like “Real Love” and “Be Without You”
at the Borgata Event Center. 8 ;;; $99-$149.
Atlantic City ( theborgata.com).
James Taylor & His All-Star Band
July 6 The five-time Grammy winner and Rock
and Roll Hall of Famer is joined by “Something
To Talk About” singer Bonnie Raitt in Newark.
7: 30 ;;; $41-$305. Prudential Center
July 7 The Bass Player Hall of Famer of Stray
Cats fame will “Rock This Town” with his giant
upright bass. 8 ;;; $39-$49. Newton Theatre,
Newton ( thenewtontheatre.com).
Zac Brown Band
July 7-8 & 14-15 The country group from Atlanta stops at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel
on July 7 and 8 ( 7 ;;; $100-$400) and BB&T
Pavilion in Camden on July 14-15 ( 7 ;;; $35-
$225). ( livenation.com)
July 8 & 15 The Grammy-winning former lead
guitarist of the Steve Miller Band performs with
Michael McDonald at the Tropicana in Atlantic
City on July 8 ( 8 ;;; $55-$223) and solo at the
State Theatre in New Bruns wick on July 15 ( 8 ;;;
$35-$95). ( tropicana.net; statetheatrenj.org)
July 9-10 The giants of British progressive rock
perform in Red Bank. 8 ;;; $50-$175. Count
Basie Theatre ( countbasietheatre.org).
The Righteous Brothers
July 11 When original member Bobby Hatfield
died in 2003, Bill Medley joined forces with
Bucky Heard. The revamped duo performs hits
like “Unchained Melody.” 8 ;;; $39-$79. Mayo
PAC, Morristown ( mayoarts.org).
July 12 Jam out with your toes in the sand at the
pop artist’s only East Coast performance this
year. 5 ;;; $49.50-$250; standing only. Atlantic
City ( acbeachconcerts.com).
July 12 & 25 The decades-spanning singer/
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