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Upcoming Shows & Events

First Friday In House Concerts

Friday, October 7 at 7pm

Charlie O & Wallace Reede from the Atlanta Cafe Band will deliver a special acoustic set of tunes you won't want to miss.  They are great friends of the station and look forward to a show that will be different from what we have all seen and heard from Atlanta Cafe Band.  Be here to see this historic event.  

Friday, October 7 at 9pm

Vocalist, songwriter and guitarist, Meg Beattie Patrick, has spent years honing her skills performing varied genres including blues, jazz and indie folk-rock in NYC, New Orleans and Montclair area at many venues. She is an Emeritus Board Member of the Montclair Arts Council and Outpost in the Burbs. 

Michael Williams plays harmonica and guitar and he sings both lead and harmony vocals. Now retired, he had been lead singer with the Lost Highway Ramblers and for many years was a soloist in St. Luke's Church Choir in Montclair.

Also performing:

HomeGrownRadioNJ Music Memorabilia Auction & Benefit Concert

As we approach our 12th anniversary, HomeGrownRadioNJ is diving into uncharted waters with our first foray into the world of rock and roll memorabilia.  HGRNJ has accumulated authentic guitars, posters, photographs, recordings, and other items signed by members of the Vanilla Fudge and the great Les Paul himself. 

Here are some of the items we have for auction:

Guitar signed by the Vince Martell Band

American Flag Guitar signed by Les Paul

Blue guitar - Signed by Les Paul

Framed Fillmore West 1968/1969 New Year's Eve Concert Poster - Signed by members of Vanilla Fudge

Original Rolling Stones 1974 New York Premiere Movie Poster - Ladies & Gentlemen, The Rolling Stones

See the full list of available items

You can also visit us on Facebook to keep up with the latest developments about this momentous Event.

HGRNJ Show of the Week

The Monday Music Matrix
with Todd & Lauren Mills
Mondays from 7-10pm



First Friday In House Concerts

In case you missed it, here is our September First Friday In House podcast featuring the Laura Birdsong Project.

Relive past First Friday In House concerts here.

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Thanks to you, our listeners, for helping us celebrate over ten years and 17,000 shows of Free Form, Homegrown Radio!

"Everyone complains about the radio, but very few people are doing anything about it. In New Jersey, one of the beacons of hope is" (Jay Lustig,

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Host your own show - just like The Wolfman!

Do you want to share your passion for music with  the World? Maybe you would like to Host your own Radio Program @ HomegrownRadioNJ…

Music, Talk, Live In-Studio Guest Performances, we do it all! We have the necessary equipment and environment to Webcast your passion for Music and /or Talk Radio, Globally! Whether you want to use our Storefront Studios in downtown Boonton, NJ, or if you prefer to Broadcast From home, we have the capability! is currently seeking DJ's from across the country and around the world to share your musical tastes with our listeners across the internet.  Think you have what it takes to be a DJ? Contact us to share your ideas!

Our goal is to have each time slot filled by someone... Maybe you!

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