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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
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Bamboozle Day 3: Bon Jovi, Brand New, & The Gaslight Anthem Close It Out On The Beach

Photos by Chris Rotolo Overcast skies loomed over day three of the Bamboozle, but the only gathering storm that manifested were the ones taking place across the fest’s multitude of stages, and maybe the occasional floating inflated condom . As [...]

May 21, 2012 Live
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Bamboozle Day 2: Foo Fighters, My Chemical Romance, A$AP Rocky Keep The Bamboozle Torch Burning

Photos by Chris Rotolo The 2nd, more sun drenched, day of the Bamboozle included all the usual sights and sounds of any other respectable music festival. Ironic NBA jerseys, neon rimmed sunglasses, and doting parents making sure their pimply offspring [...]

May 20, 2012 Live
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Bamboozle Day 1: A Beach Party Of Grand Proportions w/Skrillex, Incubus, Mac Miller And More

Photos by Chris Rotolo “Yo Bamboozle, what the fuck is up?” rapper Mac Miller shouted as he made his way onto the massive main stage inserted onto Asbury Park’s Northern beachhead. Roaring in unanimous approval, the audience was primed to [...]

May 19, 2012 Live
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Drive Safe by Coming Clean

Southern New Jersey’s Coming Clean has returned with its sophomore effort Drive Safe, the follow up to its 2011 debut Trying, and a collection that focuses on the trials and tribulations of a relationship. With the first line of this [...]

May 16, 2012 New Music
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Tent City by Elevator Art

SIMGEssential Individuality is somewhat of an enigma when it comes to creating music. Bands will often try to carve out a sound for themselves, but many times they end up resembling something that’s already been done, eventually getting lost in [...]

May 16, 2012 Live, SIMGEssentials