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SIMGE on the Scene: Adam Bird, Thomas Wesley Stern and The Villanelles performed at Happy Mondays

A special rendition of Happy Mondays went down this week as they teamed up with the Light of Day Foundation and accepted contributions towards Parkinson’s Research. Stepping back a bit from the rock n roll sounds, the acts for the [...]

January 13, 2015 Live, Reviews

SIMGE on the Scene: House of Thieves, Gayguy/Straightguy, Hsu-Nami and Deal Casino roared at Stolen Gear Benefit

A cold winter evening was brought to life by the masses who congregated to pay homage and lend their support to local musician and Asbury Music Awards winner of Top Guitarist, Brent Bergholm. In late November Brent had his car [...]

January 11, 2015 Live, Reviews

SIMGE on the SCENE: In Our Glory, Nottingham and Monterey kicked off the 2015 Happy Mondays series

Dark City Entertainment selected a trio of highly energetic, alternative bands to kick off The Wonder Bars weekly Happy Mondays series for 2015. The night was led out by In Our Glory, a Union County based quintet fronted by recent [...]

January 6, 2015 Live, Reviews

SIMGE On The SCENE: Deal Casino & In Our Glory Bookended A Birthday Celebration

I was seeking a small change of scenery and went to  visit 10th Street Live in Kenilworth, NJ to check out a birthday bash. Held in honor of In Our Glory front woman Gina Petro, the night was filled with [...]

January 3, 2015 Live, Reviews

SIMGE On The Scene: Beachfire, Pepperwine and The Places You’ve Been grooved Happy Mondays

The last Happy Monday of 2014 featured a trio of rhythm and groove based acts. Beachfire, Pepperwine and The Places You’ve Been displayed their wares for an enthusiastic crowd during the transition week into the new year. Starting the night [...]

December 31, 2014 Asbury Music, Live, Reviews

SIMGE on the Scene: Sal Boyd, Colton Kayser, Doug Zambon + More Played Asbury Unplugged: December Edition

Asbury Unplugged, a monthly convergence of acoustic performances held at the Wonder Bar and brought together by Dark City Entertainment went down on December 26th.  This month’s soloists included Tim Walsh, Chris Brown, Sal Boyd, Colton Kayser, Doug Zambon, Jimmy [...]

December 27, 2014 Asbury Music, Live, Reviews

SIMGE On The Scene: Chemtrail, The Hive-Mind and The Hsu-Nami rocked Happy Mondays

A special Holiday Edition of Happy Mondays was held at The Wonder Bar this week and featured a night of progressive, all instrumental compositions. The mellower sounds of Chemtrail kicked the night off,  followed by a heavier and eccentric set [...]

December 23, 2014 Asbury Music, Live, Reviews

SIMGE On The Scene: Gravity Well, Only Living Boy & InCircles Rocked Happy Mondays

The most recent Happy Mondays provided us with a mixed bag of rock-n-roll and featured the alternative sounds of Gravity Well, heavy blues masters Only Living Boy and the punk sounds of InCircles. It is always great to see Long [...]

December 21, 2014 Asbury Music, News

SIMGE On The Scene: Little Dickman & CoolDad Music Teamed Up For A Rocking Holiday Benefit

Little Dickman Records and CoolDad Music sponsored a holiday benefit show to benefit the Mercy Center of Asbury Park and the Food bank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties. Held at SixTen Bangs in Asbury Park, the all ages event featured [...]

December 17, 2014 Live, Reviews