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SIMGE On The Scene: The Wrecks & Wicked Hollow Played To A Sold Out Saint

It was a wild Wednesday on Main Street. Making a very special New Jersey appearance, national touring artists The Wrecks headlined a sold out show at The Saint. The LA-based group does have NJ roots among them so this was [...]

December 17, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: The Wag, Underlined Passages, & Flammable Animals Played Happy Mondays

This week’s Happy Mondays began with a really nice, indie folk act. The Wag, a quartet from Middletown, has some killer harmonies going and they performed with the perfect use of sparseness. Electric Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Bongos and various percussive [...]

December 14, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Sister Ancestor, Lunch Ladies, & Gravity Well Played Happy Mondays

The final month of Happy Mondays kicked off this week in, I am going to have to say, surprising fashion. There was something in the atmosphere this night that transcended all good feelings even with the Jets stinking up the [...]

December 6, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Garden State Line, Tico, & The Vansaders Played Happy Mondays

We end November with the feasts devoured, the Wonder Bar all decorated for the holidays, 60 degree temps not withstanding, and the music still pumping along. This week’s Happy Mondays was a special celebration for Wonder Bar employee Kevin Ihnen. [...]

November 29, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Ernest, Ashley Mckinley, Good Luck Spaceman & The Brothers Union Played The Saint

Spent my Saturday night at The Saint this past weekend and took in a really nice variety of music, spread across four different bands. The holiday weekend brought in a crowd and a mosh pit actually broke out during a [...]

November 28, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Scott Stapp Played The Wonder Bar

Have to say I had no idea what to expect when the approval came in for the Scott Stapp show at The Wonder Bar. His voice is not what is used to be, which I can deal with because age [...]

November 25, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Mr. Payday, The Ones You Forgot & Julian Fulton Band Played Happy Mondays

This month is going a bit too fast for me. Thanksgiving week already. Not sure what happened there and where it went, but it is what we have. The one constant I look forward to every week is Happy Mondays. [...]

November 22, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: The Wrecks Headlined Brooklyn’s Knitting Factory

The MDD effect. Motivation, Determination and Dedication. Three traits every new band must have when taking on the industry that is music. The gods were shining upon The Wrecks when they came together in LA 12 months ago and began [...]

November 20, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Well Wisher, Doc Emmett, Weakened Friends & The North American Played Happy Mondays

A night of interchangeable parts. That is how things started off at this weeks Happy Mondays. Well Wisher, constructed with members of Dollys and Toy Cars, began the show for us.  Natalie Newbold moved out to guitar and Mike Linardi [...]

November 17, 2016 Live, Reviews
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Live Review: Sum 41 Played Starland Ballroom w/ As It Is & Senses Fail

Once again I found myself in front of the stage at Starland Ballroom, prepping to watch one of my favorite bands perform songs I grew up listening to. Sum 41 has had more influence on my life than practically any [...]

November 14, 2016 Live, Reviews