WEST ORANGE, NJ - WPLJ 95.5 radio personality Todd Pettengill will host "A Concert for Brendan," to raise proceeds for the Brendan Patrick Tevlin '13 Memorial Field Fund at Seton Hall Preparatory School. Tevlin, 19, a Livingston native, was killed on June 25 in West Orange by armed gunman Ali Muhammad Brown; also arrested were Jeremy Villagran and Eric Williams. Seton Hall Prep will name the Lacrosse field at Kelly Athletic Center after Tevlin, a place where Brendan's parents, Allison and Mike Tevlin feel connected to him.
The well known New Jersey-based band, The Smithereens, known for hits "A Girl Like You," "Too Much Passion," and "Only a Memory," will headline the concert to be held at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, located at 5 Seymour Street, from 5:00 - 9:00 pm on Nov. 30, 2014. Other performers will include the The Defending Champions and the Altman Bros. Band.
The concert will be a time a music, remembrance and celebration of Brendan's life. Tickets will go on sale on Oct. 29 at http://goodvibesandeasyliving.brownpapertickets.com and are expected to sell out quickly.
Floor seats are $50.00 and balcony seats are $30.00; the concert is General Admission.