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SIMGE On The Scene: Crazy & The Brains, Those Mockingbirds, The Black Clouds, Dead Stars & Darkwing Played Our Showcase At Pianos

Last Friday, Speak Into My Good Eye hosted its first showcase of 2016 at Pianos in NYC. We were fortunate enough to have the talents of Crazy & The Brains, Those Mockingbirds, The Black Clouds, Dead Stars and Darkwing in [...]

January 19, 2016 Live, Reviews
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Feature: Those Mockingbirds Return With “How The Story Goes”

It’s been about a year and a half since NJ rockers Those Mockingbirds dropped the Penny The Dreadful LP. The early half of 2015 saw the band largely dormant, but with prolific songwriter Adam Bird at the helm, those with [...]

November 17, 2015 Features, Interviews
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SIMGE on the Scene: Adam Bird, Thomas Wesley Stern and The Villanelles performed at Happy Mondays

A special rendition of Happy Mondays went down this week as they teamed up with the Light of Day Foundation and accepted contributions towards Parkinson’s Research. Stepping back a bit from the rock n roll sounds, the acts for the [...]

January 13, 2015 Live, Reviews
Speak Into My Good Eye's Top 50 Albums Of 2014

Speak Into My Good Eye’s Top 50 Albums Of 2014

2014; civil unrest, missing planes, Syria, Ukraine, ISIS. There was plenty of anxiety provoking stories and events that dominated not only headlines, but artistic culture at large. The call and response game of where we’ve been and where we’re headed [...]

December 31, 2014 Features
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Year End Lists 2014: NJ Hard-Rockers Those Mockingbirds Select Their Top Releases

Year End Lists 2014: NJ Hard-Rockers Those Mockingbirds Select Their Top Releases Rob 1. Manchester Orchestra – COPE 2. Margot & The Nuclear So & Sos – Sling Shot To Heaven 3. We Were Promised Jetpacks – Unraveling 4. Trophy [...]

December 30, 2014 Features
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Those Mockingbirds, Johnny B Morbid, & Brick + Mortar Played Asbury Lanes (VIDEO)

As is now typically the case whenever Brick + Mortar return home to Asbury Park, the turn out is large and the singalongs are loud. Such was the case when the duo hit Asbury Lanes with a bolstered sound after [...]

December 1, 2014 Live, Reviews
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Those Mockingbirds Get A Little Help From Their Friends On Their Cover Of Macca’s “Jet”

Although the debate over which Beatle did best for himself in the solo realm, there’s no arguing that Paul McCartney was certainly the most prolific of the legendary quartet. One of his finest rock tracks, “Jet”, has inspired thousands of [...]

November 11, 2014 News
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SIMGE Singles: Those Mockingbirds & Reese Van Riper Team Up For “Horns & Tails”

NJ’s own indie alt-rockers Those Mockingbirds have been on something of a creative peak lately. Except it doesn’t seem like that momentum will be slowing down any time soon. With their latest LP Penny The Dreadful still fresh out of [...]

September 30, 2014 News
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Those Mockingbirds, Prehistoric Forest, Kenya, & Climbing The Walls Played Wonder Bar (VIDEO)

Last night, Those Mockingbirds, Prehistoric Forest, Kenya, & Climbing The Walls played Wonder Bar courtesy of Dark City Promotions. The Mockingbirds took some material off of their latest LP Penny Dreadful out for a spin for the first time while [...]

September 7, 2014 Live, Reviews
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Album Review: Those Mockingbirds – Penny The Dreadful

When I saw Those Mockingbirds open for River City Extension back in November, I wrote that the Montclair band “could be poised to move well beyond New Jersey at any moment.” July 1st will see the release of the band’s [...]

July 1, 2014 Cool Dad Music, New Music, Reviews