On September 13, 20, and 27, Newark Riverfront Revival organized a concert series featuring R&B, gospel, and house. The September 13 jazz R&B show featured the Newark-based Melectrix band. The September 20 featured the Symphony Hall Special Ensemble. The final September 27 concert introduced DJ Omar Abdullah a lifetime West Ward resident to the riverfront.
DJ Omar Abdallah spins house for a loving crowd:
ABOVE LEFT Music fans brave the chill for the sounds of the Melectrix.
ABOVE RIGHT Symphony Hall Special Ensemble belts it out.