Browsing the "Real Estate" Tag


SIMGE Stream: Alex Bleeker And The Freaks Unveil Country Agenda

Over the past few years the folk-rock offerings of Alex Bleeker And The Freaks have received rave reviews, but never without making mention to the frontman’s ties to Ridgewood, NJ’s own fuzz-pop purveyors Real Estate. Though it’s true Bleeker pops the [...]

October 14, 2015 News
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Year End Lists 2014: NJ’s Lake Effect Share Their 10 Favorite Records

Hello! We’re NJ’s own Lake Effect and we carefully crafted a list for our top ten favorite records of 2014, presented in alphabetical order. And by Lake Effect I mean Brian (me!) and Max because Keith and Ryan hate music. [...]

December 23, 2014 Features

The Last Weeks of Maxwell’s Part 6: Real Estate / Cassie Ramone (7/29/13)

This story originally appeared at Cool Dad Music Our Careless Lifestyle, It Was Not So Unwise I’ve mentioned before that CoolDaughter #1 swims competitively. This past weekend (actually, starting Thursday) we went to Rutgers for the summer Junior Olympics. She’s [...]

July 30, 2013 Cool Dad Music, Live, Reviews
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Ducktails Escapes From The Mundane & Takes You “Under Cover”

The solo outlet of Real Estate member Matt Mondanile, psych-pop project Ducktails is back with the latest visual companion to this year’s excellent The Flower Lane. Standout single “Under Cover” sees Mondanile retuning to his hometown of Ridegewood, NJ employing [...]

June 26, 2013 Music Videos, News

Alex Bleeker & The Freaks Drops New Single, “Don’t Look Down”, Announces Tour Dates

The Garden State’s own Real Estate is the sum of equally lauded side-projects which includes Ducktails and of course the band’s bass plucker-led Alex Bleeker & The Freaks.  The latter recently announced its forthcoming sophomore LP How Far Away, which is slated to [...]

February 18, 2013 News

Album Review: Ducktails – The Flower Lane

Ducktails is the solo (-ish) side project of Real Estate guitarist and Ridgewood, NJ native Matt Mondanile. It started out as a purely solo, mostly instrumental, home-recording effort and has since branched out into much more of a “band” with [...]

February 5, 2013 Cool Dad Music, New Music, Reviews

Members Of Tiny Giant Artist Collective Release Sandy Compilation Benefit: Real Estate, Nicole Atkins, Front Bottoms & More!

Northern New Jersey’s Tiny Giant Artist Collective, a support system for tri-state area artists and outfits, recently banded together to release Hey Sandy! We’re Still Here, a 52-track compilation featuring music submissions by such area favorites as Real Estate, Nicole Atkins, [...]

November 19, 2012 News