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Craig Bickhardt Headlines at Songwriter Series

Craig Bickhardt Headlines at Riverside Rhythm & Rhyme Songwriter Series on March 18th
The Investors Bank Theater at the RoxPAC in Succasunna, New Jersey Credits: Hillary Foxsong Stoforos

Craig Bickhardt Headlines at Riverside Rhythm & Rhyme Songwriter Series on March 18th

Veteran Nashville Singer-Songwriter to perform at the Investors Bank Theatre at RoxPAC in Succasunna, NJ

(Succasunna, NJ) – Craig Bickhardt, joined by his daughter Aislinn, will perform at the Riverside Rhythm and Rhyme (RR&R) songwriter series on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at The Investors Bank Theatre at RoxPAC, 72 Eyland Avenue, Succasunna, NJ from 4 - 6 pm. The RoxPAC is a great local venue which can accommodate about 150 patrons. Furnished with comfortable padded seating, great acoustics and theatre lighting, there is not a bad seat in the house! Concert goers will have ample time after the performance to enjoy dinner out at any number of local food establishments in town.

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A Pennsylvania native and veteran Nashville singer/songwriter, Craig Bickhardt is a performer of the old school – you can hear echoes of such '60s folk revival artists as Tom Rush, Gordon Lightfoot and Eric Andersen in his work. His virtuosic guitar work, interweaving folk, blues, country and ragtime influences, perfectly compliment his storytelling and down to earth songs which focus on finding meaning in the small stuff people experience every day.

Lynn Hollyfield, originally from Staten Island, NY and now hailing out of Maryland, will open the show. Blend a powerful singer, crisp acoustic guitar player and a heartfelt observer of the world and you have singer-songwriter, Lynn Hollyfield. Her "indie-folk-pop style" (Leicasterbangs, UK) reflects an infusion of many influences including great jazz artists, such as Ella Fitzgerald, to contemporary influences of John Hiatt, Shawn Colvin and CSNY.

The concert is presented by the Skylands Songwriters Guild (SSG) in cooperation with the Roxbury Arts Alliance (RAA) and is an "XPN Welcomes" event. Tickets are $20 for non-members; $15 for SSG/RAA/Jersey Arts members; and free for under 18.

RR&R, an outreach performance series of SSG, is an eclectic coffee house/listening room style venue showcasing local and regional singer-songwriters right in the heart of Roxbury Township.

Skylands Songwriters Guild, based out of Ledgewood, NJ, is a recognized 501(c)(3) educational non-profit organization dedicated to cultivating the Singer-Songwriter community of Northwest New Jersey and surrounding region. Donations are tax deductible.

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About Skylands Songwriters Guild

SSG hosts learning and networking events such as songwriting workshops /seminars, Open Mics/Coffeehouses, songwriter showcases and festivals. SSG is a volunteer-run organization with support from member dues, grants, donations and community sponsors. Its members, all independent artists, are diverse from budding amateurs to accomplished performers or simply original music enthusiasts!

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About Roxbury Arts Alliance

The Roxbury Arts Alliance is a volunteer group that has been promoting the arts in and around Roxbury Township, New Jersey since 1997. What began with occasional performances in coffee houses and local houses of worship by several Roxbury HS parents has evolved into year-round programming, classes, and performances. In 2009, we opened The Investors Bank Theater, now home to the Roxbury Performing Arts Center (RoxPAC).



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