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SIMGE On The Scene: Little Vicious, Yawn Mower & Gay Guy/Straight Guy Welcomed Back Happy Mondays

Happy Mondays has returned! For me, this is the one event I will attend without looking to see who is playing. Unless we get a request, I am going to shows that have piqued my interest, but for the past [...]

May 3, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Robert Randolph and The Family Band & Matt O’Ree Played The Stone Pony

Traveling up the parkway Fryday night on my way to a blues shred fest I feared I would be a little late to the proceedings. When I walked into the Stone Pony the barricade they had set up was already [...]

April 24, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Primal Static, Yawn Mower & Modern Crowds Played The Saint

The Asbury Park Film Festival kicked off last Thursday and while the event I attended was not listed in their schedule, it was a great warm up for the event I would go to on Friday night.  Coming in to [...]

April 23, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Lyons, Morgan Freemasons, & Common Wealth Played Jeff Crespi’s Birthday Bash

Bouncing back from a medical issue can be a trying experience. I have dealt with it as a caretaker and many times as an observer. The mayor of NJ music photography had a little excitement to deal with over the [...]

April 10, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Pepperwine, Waiting on Mongo & Pimps of Joytime Thrilled The Wonder Bar Crowd

It is not often you come across a bill that melds perfectly together. The sound and styles of one band complimenting the next, providing a crescendo of energy that leaves you quite restless after you are done and home. I [...]

March 26, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Amaranthe, Failure Anthem, Citizen Zero & Cypher 16 Played House of Independents

The midweek nights were filled with part of an annual project I do, but before I knew it, Fryday was here and off to House of Independents I went. Time to get my heavy on. It had been a while [...]

March 13, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Rachel Ana Dobken, Lowlight, Seasaw & More Played The Saint

Catching up from quite a busy week that started off at The Saint last Monday night. I had a shoot every night during the week and capped off my Saturday with an overnight shift. I can sometimes get quite a [...]

March 12, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Watch: MACK Releases First Video Off Of Upcoming EP

Set in a dreamy field of flowing hay grass, Mackenzie Brown has given us the first glimpse of the forthcoming EP from her project MACK in the form of “Blue.” I was hooked on this group the first time I saw them, the [...]

March 7, 2017 Music Videos, New Music, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Death By Unga Bunga, gods & Wreaths Played Wonder Bar

I stopped by the Wonder Bar on the 24th to take in some music that featured an act from across the pond. Not talking about the UK here, we are talking about Norway! When a band of Vikings makes their [...]

February 26, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Rad Horror, The Cold Seas, Blame Candy & Deal Casino Played The Saint

A Sunday night in the middle of February. Just reading that it sounds depressing. However, if that Sunday was February 19 and you were at The Saint, it was anything but. What an insane night of song that was presented [...]

February 20, 2017 Live, Reviews