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Big D and the Kids Table

Live Review: Big D and the Kids Table, Teenage Halloween, Counterpunch, Doped Up Dollies & Castle Black Played Brighton Bar

All Photos Credited: Fake Famous Photography Anyone who has ever opened up for one of their favorite bands can tell you how excited they are the days, weeks or even months leading up to the show. Hell, I’ve opened up [...]

April 26, 2016 Live, Reviews
Diarrhea Planet

SIMGE Singles: Diarrhea Planet Drops “Bamboo Curtain”…Playing SIMGE Release Show At The Brighton Bar

’90s Alternative-Rock bands appeared to share the same sentiment: “Deep cuts don’t keep the mansion running…write the hits.” Maybe Nashville Garage-Punk revivalists Diarrhea Planet don’t have that creed etched into their normally ferocious foundation of sound, but they’ve certainly explored [...]

October 14, 2014 News, Uncategorized
The Battery Electric

Watch The Battery Electric Perform New Songs “Gotta Get Me Outta Here” & “Lauren” Live At Brighton Bar

One wonders where they find the energy. When Alex isn’t off cavorting with Hot Blood, or Brent out with The Hsu-nami, or Ron playing with…Ron, the power trio that is The Battery Electric rocks ceaselessly forward. With the follow up [...]

October 7, 2014 News
Heat Thunder

SIMGE Presents: Deal Casino, Heat Thunder, + Special Guest At The Brighton Bar

So it’s been a while since Speak Into My Good Eye threw a good ol’ fashioned rock ‘n roll slobber-knocker. That’s all set to change very soon as we also make our first foray into the musical proving ground that [...]

July 31, 2014 News

Watch Cackhander Happy Quake A Basement In New Video For “Nervous”…New Shows In Long Branch & Philadelphia

Back in October SIMGE was proud to premiere a split EP featuring artists from the upstart Toms River, NJ label Broken Edge Records, a collection that included a fiery track titled “Nervous” by the Monmouth County-based Punk duo Cackhander Happy. [...]

January 13, 2014 Music Videos, News

SIMGE On The Scene: Night Birds Started A Punk Rock Riot At Brighton Bar (11/1/2013)

When it comes to riotous New Jersey based punk rockers Night Birds, the phrase “slow down” doesn’t seem to enter in all that often. That’s exactly what the rambunctious quartet will do, however, following one last incendiary performance in 2013. [...]

November 5, 2013 Live, Reviews

GameChanger Presents: Real Friends, Mixtapes, Batten Down The Hatches ++ More At The Brighton Bar

For all the well-documented vendettas famed local promoter John D’Esposito (Skate & Surf, Bamboozle) has with my home base of Asbury Park, there’s no denying the bridge between two eras of Punk he and his new fan-to-artist gaming platform and [...]

October 9, 2013 News

GameChanger World Presents: A Lot Like Birds, HRVRD, My Iron Lung, Night Verses ++ Audio Insight At The Brighton Bar

The storied locally born and bred promoter John D, also known as the brains behind the original Skate & Surf Festival, its predecessor Bamboozle, and the recent reincarnation of Skate & Surf, as well as the newly developed fans-to-band gaming [...]

October 4, 2013 News
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Interview: Jim Norton Of The Shock Mommies Discusses Re-Uniting & Playing Brighton Bar w/ Blackout Shoppers (7/27)

New Jersey punk legends, The Shock Mommies, are re-reuniting to play one last show at Long Branch’s Brighton Bar on Saturday, July 27th. In anticipation of the occasion, Speak Into My Good Eye approached the reclusive band’s “people” with some [...]

July 24, 2013 Cool Dad Music, Features, Interviews
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Brighton Bar Hosting Stacked Memorial Day Weekend Party w/ Airacuda, The Antics + Free BBQ

Oh crap, it’s Memorial Day Weekend already? If you’re like me and lack a general cognizance of the natural progression of time, as well as plans for this Saturday, then might I suggest you head down to the Brighton Bar [...]

May 21, 2013 News