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Quincy Mumford

Quincy Mumford & The Reason Why Is Ready To Release Live Album And DVD

On the second and third days of March, Quincy Mumford & The Reason Why filled The Saint to capacity with groove-adoring patrons and and a bevy of psychedelia-laced musical pageantry…and Chris Mumford’s cameras were rolling.  On May 25th, the band will [...]

May 13, 2012 News
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Breathing Blue Releases First Single From Debut Full-Length, Stream The Whole Record, Playing Bamboozle

Breathing Blue’s debut full-length, Inner Animal, is slated to drop on June 26th but you can stream the record in its entirety on the Asbury Park-based Pop-Punk outfit’s Purevolume page here. Look out for Matt Ascone’s forthcoming review of the collection and be [...]

May 13, 2012 News
Unknown Mortal Orchestra

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
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Give Me Static Covers Beastie Boys @ The Hot Dog House, Played The Obvious Record Release Last Month

  In homage of the Beastie Boys’ late great Adam “MCA” Yauch Give Me Static took to Asbury’s favorite practice space, The Hot Dog House, and ripped into a live recorded jam of the Beasties’ instrumental Hardcore-Punk jam “Brand New.”  Grab [...]

May 13, 2012 News
Earthman

Earthman Release New Music Videos

Photo by Kristen Driscoll Who knew that under the gruff and sweat-drenced Punk exterior exhibited by Mike Smith when onstage with The Obvious breathed a soulful crooner capable of driving a composition, not with the powerful bludgeon of his Grunge-Rock bass [...]

May 13, 2012 News
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Ruby The Hatchet Announces Debut Full-Length Release, Ouroboros, Playing The Milkboy w/Dead Confederate On Thursday

Asbury’s bluesified Hard-Rock collective, Ruby The Hatchet, has announced the presentation of Ouroboros, a debut full-length release of lengths unknown slated for an unspecified Summer 2012 release. The Philadelphia natives returned to the City of Brotherly Love to record the [...]

May 13, 2012 News
Athletics

Athletics Announce Debut Release w/Innovative Vinyl Package And A Celebratory Show @ Freehold VFW

The Asbury Park-based soundscape construction crew that is Athletics recently announced the birth date of its debut release, Who You Are Is Not Enough, as Tuesday June 26th, and is scheduled to host a celebratory gala for this record of lengths unknown [...]

May 13, 2012 News
Bobby Thomas

Remembering Bobby Thomas (1936-2012)

Local Vocalist and founding father of that classic R&B sound associated with Asbury Park’s West Side, Bobby Thomas, passed away on Thursday morning due to complications with his diabetes.  Thomas’ croon carried him all the way to the Rock & [...]

May 13, 2012 News
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Joe Makoviecki (Thomas Wesley Stern) Unearths Online Collection Of Solo Works, Songs From Past Projects, Covers, And New Tunes

 On the morning of May 3rd, Thomas Wesley Stern’s Joe Makoviecki posted a link to a Soundcloud account named “jmakoviecki” revealing a treasure trove of interesting recordings via early music projects, other solo productions, and more. The collection has a series [...]

May 13, 2012 News
Stiff Motion

Stiff Motion Covers Incubus, Playing Bamboozle w/Several Break Contest Participants

The Brick Township Pop-Punk collective’s long run campaign of covers and captivating live performances at Break Contest events has paid off as Stiff Motion will be performing alongside The Gaslight Anthem, The Bouncing Souls, Brand New, and Bon Jovi on Sunday [...]

May 13, 2012 News