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bamboozle-2012

6 Rising Acts You Need To See At Bamboozle

This weekend, the sandy shores of the Asbury Park boardwalk will play host to the 10th incarnation of The Bamboozle festival as it returns to the origins of its genesis for the first time since 2005. World class acts like Bon [...]

May 14, 2012 Features
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Unknown Mortal Orchestra To Play Asbury Lanes In June

On Sunday, June 1oth the Portland-based minimalist fuzz-rockers Unknown Mortal Orchestra will headline Asbury Lanes with The Doldrums in one of the first can’t miss shows of the summer (another being SIMGE’s May 17th showcase featuring The Gay Blades – http://tktwb.tw/IZcbF0). UMO packs [...]

May 13, 2012 News
Photo by C. Rotolo (The Gaslight Anthem @ AP Convention Hall)

Gaslight Anthem Drops First Single, “45,” From Forthcoming Full-Length, “Handwritten”

Photo by C. Rotolo (The Gaslight Anthem @ AP Convention Hall) New Brunswick troubadours and nostalgia imbibers, The Gaslight Anthem, are set to return with their fourth full length, Handwritten, on July 24th. Following along the same footpaths of their breakout success, American Slang (2010), [...]

May 5, 2012 News
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The Influence Of Lester Bangs

Thirty years ago today one of the most influential and enigmatic voices in modern music criticism was silenced forever after a toxic cocktail of Valium and Nyquil claimed the life of Lester Bangs. Since the subject here had no issue [...]

May 5, 2012 Features
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Washed Out Played The Music Hall Of Williamsburg w/Memoryhouse On Monday

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May 5, 2012 Live
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Pretty American by Cold Fronts

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May 5, 2012 New Music
Photo by C. Rotolo (Deer Tick @ The Stone Pony)

Deer Tick Played The Stone Pony On Friday w/Turbo Fruits And Jounce (Danny Tamberelli)

ASBURY PARK – Lest there be any confusion from the starting gate; it wasn’t Bradford Cox’s ambient punk group Deerhunter or the long gestating art rock of Deerhoof that took the stage Friday night at The Stone Pony. On the [...]

May 4, 2012 Live