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Live Review: Lowlight, Pam Flores & Rachel Ana Dobken Played The Asbury

It was the Fourth of July, so I figure why not break the fourth wall again. The weekend around the 4th usually finds me hopping from random BBQs to show, to show…to show. This year was no different for the [...]

July 10, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Fruit & Flowers Celebrated Their EP Release @ Baby’s All Right w/ Surf Rock Is Dead & Sic Tic

Last week, Brooklyn-based rockers Fruit & Flowers released their anticipated debut EP, Drug Tax. To celebrate, the band headlined a packed out Baby’s All Right with Surf Rock Is Dead and Sic Tic. I was fortunate enough to be joined [...]

July 5, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE on the Scene: Arlan Feiles, Mike Monterey and Waiting on Mongo played Happy Mondays

Little late getting this one up so I will make it quick. Still lots going on around the home and work front, right now though I am currently deciding on a plan of action to thwart the holiday weekend traffic [...]

June 29, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Live Review: Lightning Bolt, Kill Alters & Twig Harper Played Pioneer Works

One week after Northside ripped its way through Brooklyn, I was still feeling depleted, in need of some R&R. So I did what any rational human would do and went to see a Lightning Bolt show in an old warehouse [...]

June 27, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Northside Festival 2017 Recap: Friends & Fuzz At A Frenetic Pace

Pretty much my entire adult life, I’ve been out all day seeing a flurry of sets at a music festival in the second week of June. After 8 consecutive Bonnaroos, I decided to trade the Tennessee fields for Brooklyn streets [...]

June 15, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: WetBrain, Geeze Louise & Fortune Yeller Played Happy Mondays

We had a great preview this week of the summer that is upon us. Yes it was steamy, those were just transition temps. I can do without those temps, I am talking about the show we were provided with. The [...]

June 14, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Punk Rock Bowling 2017: NOFX, Buzzcocks, Leftover Crack & More Played Day 2

After a Sunny and sweaty Day 1, Punk Rock Bowling 2017 in Asbury Park closed down with NOFX, Buzzcocks and Leftover Crack topping the Day 2 bill. Beloved local punks Hot Blood turned in a great set despite being down [...]

June 14, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Punk Rock Bowling 2017: The Specials, Charles Bradley, Dillinger Four + More Played Day 1

After a successful first foray, the Punk Rock Bowling festival returned to the shores of Asbury Park taking hold of the Stone Pony Summerstage for plenty of raucous rock. The Specials, Charles Bradley, Dillinger Four topped the bill for Day [...]

June 14, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Live Review: Jimmy Eat World & Beach Slang Played The Sherman Theater

Enthusiastic music fans gathered at the Sherman Theater in Stroudsburg, PA, on Saturday, May 13th for a Jimmy Eat World concert. It seemed like a nearly sold out show. Jimmy Eat World was not alone on the bill, another band [...]

June 7, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Tango Machina, The Black Clouds & Deaf Rhino Played Happy Mondays

This weeks Happy Mondays was just what the doctor ordered. An aggressive, in your face slug fest from a genre that has become a forgotten second fiddle to many of the musical stylings that grace much of our area. When [...]

May 24, 2017 Live, Reviews