may 2024

sat04may8:00 pmsat8:00 pmThe Englishtown Projectat the Wonder BarBUY TICKETS


Event Details

The Englishtown Project
playing music of the Grateful Dead, Marshall Tucker and NRPS

On Labor Day weekend of 1977, the Grateful Dead headlined one of the largest and most musically successful concerts of all time at Raceway Park in Englishtown. The Englishtown Project plays homage to this historic event with all-star veterans of Dead family bands led by Michael Falzarano. The show is generally Dead centered with plenty of New Riders and Marshall Tucker songs and features the music actually played at the Englishtown 1977 show.

21 and up admitted

Doors 8:00 pm
Showtime 8:30pm

Michael Falzarano: Guitar/Vocals
After decades-long stints with Hot Tuna and the New Riders of the Purple Sage, Michael has earned nothing less than iconic status as one of the most authentic figures on the blues/jam band scene. Over the years, Michael’s evocative singing, intuitive guitar playing and songwriting skills have earned him a large and loyal following worldwide.

Clare Maloney: Vocals
New York City-based vocalist Clare Maloney has been hailed for her “golden voice of immense range and depth” and has delighted audiences around the world with her thoughtful artistry, polished singing and wholehearted performances. Raised on rock ‘n’ roll and trained in classical music and opera, Clare’s musical knowledge and her skillful ability to move between musical genres have established her as a go-to musician. Her interpretations of the Grateful Dead are earning her a steady following on the jam band scene.

Tom Circosta: Guitar/Vocals
Tom is one of the New York area’s most versatile guitarists and a disciple of Bob Weir, arguably the best and most unique rhythm guitarist in rock history. In addition to Zen Tricksters, Tom also plays with the unique Dead On Live and Jam Stampede.

Kevin Griffin: Guitar/Pedal Steel Guitar/Vocals
Kevin has made a name for himself playing pedal steel and guitar around the Tri-State area for many years. When not on board with The Englishtown Project, Kevin can be seen with The Space Bandits and or The Electricix, one of the longest running Grateful Dead tribute jam bands on the scene

Klyph Black: Bass/Vocals
Bass/Vocals: In Klyph, along with Tom Circosta, the Englishtown Project is fortunate to have these members of the Zen Tricksters, the best and longest running Grateful Dead-centric band in the northeast. Not only is Klyph an outstanding bassist, he is also an excellent guitarist and one of the most accomplished musicians on the jam band scene today.

Russell Stedman: Drums
Fans of the Grateful Dead know what a great drummer Russell is. He’s been on the Jam Band scene for quite a long time, making him a much sought after drummer.  He has played in The Jeff Mattson Band and The Zen Tricksters. Now you can see him with The Englishtown Project




(Saturday) 8:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Wonder Bar

1213 Ocean Avenue Asbury Park, NJ 07712


$22 in advance (plus applicable surcharges), $25 at the door