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Evaluation Station: Bruce Springsteen’s “Wrecking Ball”

Evaluation Station: Bruce Springsteen’s “Wrecking Ball”

By Mike Mehalick, Staff Columnist Not unlike the first time I went to watch Schindler’s List I inadvertently listened to Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band’s latest entry into Americana Wrecking Ball in reverse order. Such is the world we [...]

March 12, 2012 Reviews
Titus Andronicus Played Pony w/ Screaming Females, Debuted 3 New Songs…Video Inside.

Titus Andronicus Played Pony w/ Screaming Females, Debuted 3 New Songs…Video Inside.

Photo by C. Rotolo (Screaming Females @ The Stone Pony) Sunday evening saw those at the helm of the Garden State’s underground Punk scene, Titus Andronicus and Screaming Females, bombard the Boardwalk’s most hallowed house of music, The Stone Pony, [...]

March 6, 2012 Reviews
C. Rotolo (AGBPOL @ Asbury Lanes)

A Great Big Pile Of Leaves Played Asbury Lanes, Releasing A New 7-inch…Playing Bamboozle?

C. Rotolo (AGBPOL @ Asbury Lanes) “There’s a certain festival coming up around this area,” teased Pete Weiland, front-man of the Brooklyn-based A Great Big Pile Of Leaves. “BAMBOOZLE!!!” screamed out an enthusiastic female patron of Asbury’s premier 10-pin penthouse [...]

March 5, 2012 Live

Session 606 Drops First Two Songs From Debut EP

  It’s hard enough create captivating Progressive-Rock when you have a full roster of talented musicians surrounding you, and still, many of those who attempt to tackle tunes within this artistic classification fall short.  Anthony Masington of Trevose, PA (just [...]

March 4, 2012 Reviews

Capitol Music Remixes Brick + Mortar’s “Move To The Ocean”

Since annoucning its tour to and from the SXSW festival in Austin, TX, Asbury’s concrete curb stompin’ Indie-Rock duo, Brick + Mortar, announced a remix contest for “Move To The Ocean,” a number from the outfit’s 2011 EP Heatstroke…and a new [...]

March 3, 2012 Reviews
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Brian Fallon (Gaslight Anthem) Played An Intimate Set At The Press Room On Saturday, Discussed New Album

Photo by C. Rotolo (Brian Fallon @ Asbury Park Convention Hall) [...]

March 1, 2012 Live

Thomas Wesley Stern Drops New Single, Debut Full-Length Coming Soon, Record Release At The Press Room

“Don’t Put My Whiskey Away” is a song with multiple faces, with depth, a symbol of sorts, shedding a light on what’s to come while wetting the musical palette of those who consume it.  Though it fronts       [...]

February 26, 2012 Reviews