J&R To Host Concerts, Expo Starting Thursday
The venerable New York music and electronics retail J&R Music World will host its annual MusicFest and Tech Expo, beginning Thursday and continuing through Sunday.
The event, which will be held both at the store and in nearby City Hall Park, will feature performances from singer/actor Terrence Howard and singers Solange and Michelle Williams on Thursday, followed by a slate on Friday that includes the Caribbean Jazz Project, Esperanza Spaulding, Aaron Parks and Roy Hargrove. On Saturday, starting at 1 p.m. the program will headlined by R&B star Ashanti, joined by singer Joe, as well as Nicole Henry, Naturally 7 and Jo De La Rosa.
All performances will be followed by in-store autograph signings.