Browsing the "Features" Category

Adam Yauch

Remembering Adam “MCA” Yauch (1964-2012)

It isn’t often a life changing experience reveals itself so vividly, flaunting its gravity before you while caked in cool shades of neon florescence.  But when it does, when the theatrics of it all captivate one in a whirlwind, equal [...]

May 6, 2022 Features

The Influence Of Lester Bangs

Thirty years ago today one of the most influential and enigmatic voices in modern music criticism was silenced forever after a toxic cocktail of Valium and Nyquil claimed the life of Lester Bangs. Since the subject here had no issue [...]

May 5, 2022 Features

The Obvious Set To Release New Record At The Lanes On Saturday (Part 2): Angie Sugrim Raps About Working w/The Pete, Hear Another Exclusive Track

For the past five years, come the holiday season, The Bouncing Souls have sold out four consecutive nights at the Jersey Shore’s most storied music haunt, the Stone Pony, to adoring fans who are honored merely to share a mosh pit with [...]

May 5, 2022 Features

The Obvious Set To Release New Record At The Lanes On Saturday (Part 1): Angie Sugrim Talks About The Band’s Artistic Evolution, Hear An Exclusive Track

Between releases, every song writer, or group of musicians, there’s a period of growth, of maturation, a development of fresh view points and outlook, and new ideas about how to present these messages.  Whether or not the public is receptive [...]

May 5, 2022 Features
The Amboys

Music Is The Medecine Uses Healing Power Of Music + Cupcakes This Friday At The Press Room


March 28, 2022 Features

Get Ready For “An Epic Evening Of Irregular Art & Audio”…And Midget Bowling w/Elevator Art, and Many More

On Saturday, March 24th Elevator Art will headline a show at Monmouth County’s newest house of local music,  The Lucky Seven in Union Beach (Keyport), titled An Epic Evening of Irregular Art and Audio. Alongside Elevator Art will be the Hazlet, NJ Hard-Rock collective Ladykiller (fronted [...]

March 22, 2022 Features

Couldn’t Make It To SXSW? Check Out Couch by Couchwest


March 15, 2022 Features

Thomas Wesley Stern Drops A New Song, Releases Debut Full-Length On Friday At The Press Room


March 6, 2022 Features
River City Extension

River City Extension Headed To PNC Arts Center, Unpublished Bonnaroo ’11 Interview Finally Included

Monsters of Folk will descend upon our fair city of Holmdel on Friday September 23rd in the form of the Gypsy-Rock four-piece, Devotchka, and the mighty headliner The Avett Brothers.  On Monday local Folk-Punk collective, River City Extension, made the [...]

March 3, 2022 Features