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Win Two Tickets To See Filligar & The 4onthefloor At The Wonder Bar (5/31)

This Friday, May 31st,  mid-western rockers Filligar and The 4onthefloor continue their tear across the northeast with a stop at Asbury Park’s own The Wonder Bar. Rounding out the stacked bil, the aforementioned will be joined by Philadelphia’s Thee, Idea Men and Red [...]

May 29, 2013 News
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Mad Feather Group, Thomas Wesley Stern, Shady Street Show Band To Play Memorial Day Happy Monday

I’m just going to go ahead and call it; summer is officially here and the continuing Happy Mondays series is set to kick things off in grand style. For their Memorial Day shin dig, the collected roster of talent set [...]

May 20, 2013 News

Happy Mondays To Continue At Wonder Bar With Birthwater, Good Guy/Straight Guy, & The Grains

The above image pretty much says it all. Quickly growing as a beloved Asbury Park music scene staple, Happy Mondays hosted by the legendary Wonder Bar will celebrate its initial success by extending another week as crowds continue to amass [...]

May 17, 2013 News

Black Francis & Reid Paley Played An Intimate Show At The Wonder Bar (PHOTOS)

Back in October of 2011, I arrived early in advance of The Pixies’ “Doolittle” tour hitting Convention Hall and had a couple of drinks at the Wonder Bar. Last night there was no need for leaving Lance & Debbies’ venerable [...]

May 15, 2013 Live, Reviews

The Battery Electric, TV Tramps Played Wonder Bar’s Happy Monday (PHOTOS)

After Beach Day and Plato Zorba brought their surf-happy tunes to Wonder Bar’s Happy Monday series last week, the legendary Asbury Park venue turned the volume up to 11 yesterday as punk-rockers TV Tramps and hard groove specialists The Battery [...]

May 14, 2013 Live, Reviews
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Win Two Tickets To See Black Francis At The Wonder Bar (May 14th)

After bringing the “Doolittle” tour to Convention Hall back in the Fall of 2011, Black Francis will return to Asbury Park for a far more intimate performance across the street. Tomorrow night, May 14th, the Pixies frontman/guitarist will perform a [...]

May 13, 2013 News
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SIMGE Presents: Cheers Elephant, The Antics, Bern & The Brights + Thee, Idea Men At The Wonder Bar

SIMGE helped put together a last minute lineup for this Saturday (April 13th) evening at The Wonder Bar in Asbury Park featuring Philadelphia’s own Pop-Rock purveyors Cheers Elephant alongside a pair of burgeoning Garden State outfits in The Antics, Bern [...]

April 10, 2013 News

Black Francis (Pixies) To Play The Wonder Bar In May

  Back in February famed Pixies frontman, Black Francis, embarked on a short 11-date solo acoustic tour with a pair of Garden State stops and on Tuesday it was revealed that the songsmith would be returning to New York City [...]

March 22, 2013 Asbury Music, News
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Dave Rosen (Parlor Mob, Black Jesuses, Sikamor Rooney), Jeff Plate, Brian Graney To Play Wonder Bar Friday

Due to the cancelation of previously scheduled show, The Wonder Bar had an opening this Friday but it has since been filled by some of the best local songwriters in Asbury Park. David James Rosen, frontman of the Black Jesuses [...]

February 27, 2013 Asbury Music, News

Featured Show: Tent City Acoustic Benefit Show @ Wonder Bar

Today’s SIMGE Featured Show comes out of the realm of your typical Friday night in Asbury Park. Beginning at 7:30pm tonight, The Wonder Bar will play host to the Tent City Acoustic Benefit Show in support of those displaced by [...]

January 11, 2013 News