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Rick Barry & The New Rick Barry’s Played The Press Room On Friday

Rick Barry & The New Rick Barry’s (Sally Boyd, Zach Westfall, Andy Bova) reformed with its original lineup to perform its first electrified show in more than five years, and according to the front-man, the last of its kind for [...]

June 1, 2012 Live
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Quincy Mumford & The Reason Why Played Tim McLoone’s Supper Club

Photography by Kristen Driscoll Complimentary egg-shaped percussion instruments were dispensed to the audience on Friday evening at Tim McLoone’s Supper Club as Quincy Mumford & The Reason Why packed the upscale eatery and music locale for the Beach Comber-Rock collective’s [...]

May 31, 2012 Live
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The Parlor Mob Played The Stone Pony; Or The Devils Had A Homecoming In Asbury Late Friday Night

The Devils had a homecoming in Asbury late Friday night, as the collective of homegrown Hard-Rock purveyors that compose The Parlor Mob huddled about The Stone Pony’s back bar surrounded by friends, family, and concerned hockey fanatics, all boisterously proclaiming [...]

May 30, 2012 Live
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River City Extension Opened Its Summer Tour And Sold Out Maxwell’s Last Night; Or Nothing Happened Somewhere On Memorial Day

Photography by Kristen Driscoll On Monday afternoon, on the brink of embarking on a 32-date U.S. headlining tour, including a sold out performance May 30th at Maxwell’s in Hoboken, with the likes of Drowning Men and Ben Henderson, all culminating [...]

May 29, 2012 Live
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The Gay Blades 2012 Self-Titled EP

SIMGEssential This afternoon the Garden State’s own Clark Westfield (James Wells) and Puppy Mills (Quinn English), better known as The Gay Blades, dropped a brand new slef-titled EP four songs in length. The collection includes the hollowed out, distortion-laden single [...]

May 25, 2012 New Music, SIMGEssentials
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Little Jimmy & Tangiers Blues Band Rocked The Press Room On Saturday; Or Staring At The Future, While The Past Is Reworked

Photography by Kristen Driscoll After the final notes of day two of the Bamboozle Festival had been played by the likes of My Chemical Romance and Foo Fighters, the fun was only beginning in Asbury Park. Those concert patrons looking [...]

May 22, 2012 Live
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Seven Days A Week by Secret Country

Kearny cowpunk outfit Secret Country has returned with their first release in two years, a 7-inch single titled Seven Days A Week, which is out today (May 22nd) on Killing Horse Records. The first notes of the title track smack in you [...]

May 22, 2012 New Music
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If We Lived In Massachusetts by toilet

“Dude…what if…what if, like, Weezer got real high and became a stoner-rock band? What would that sound like, man?” This very well may have been how the conversation went that gave birth to the Toms River trio of tokers known [...]

May 22, 2012 New Music
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Brick+Mortar, Jack Deezl, Kept Bamboozle Party Rolling w/After Hours Press Room Sets On Friday

Photography by Kristen Driscoll A late start didn’t deter the crowd on Friday night as a mass of Brick+Mortar supporters congealed about The Press Room bar with Bamboozle festival runoffs coming down off a two-hour Skrillex-binge on the Boardwalk and [...]

May 22, 2012 Live
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SIMGE Kicks Off Bamboozle @ The Lanes w/The Gay Blades; Or An Untypical Thursday

Photography by Kristen Driscoll In what was Speak Into My Good Eye’s (SIMGE) first musical showcase of the Summer season, a celebration kicking off the Bamboozle weekend, and subsequently my first assignment under the outlet’s banner, I found myself in an [...]

May 22, 2012 Live