ATP AP Day 1: Chavez Returns To Asbury, This Time To Freak Us Out

Photo by Chris Rotolo (Chavez @ ATP AP)

“Back in high school,” expressed Matt Sweeney, front-man of the recently revitalized Sludge-Rock outfit Chavez, “my friends and I used to come down to Asbury to freak out…one time we even took some disturbing naked photos together in photo booth, right outside this room.”

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Sweeney and Chavez impressed because they were real.  It’s a band composed of four guys who appear to have just gotten off the job welding bolts into a bridge somewhere in South Amboy, and decided to relieve all the stress by playing a rock show…Sweeney also happens to be good friends with Dave Grohl, so that last situation I concocted isn’t remotely true.  However, Chavez gives that impression, and it was fun to watch.”

About rote7123

Chris graduated from The College Of New Jersey in May 2011 with a Bachelor Degree in Journalism and Professional Writing, as well as a degree in Communication Studies. He has held down a position in the Asbury Park Press’ Sports Department since September of 2010 and is a contributor to the outlet's Arts & Entertainment section, and has contributed to The Aquarian Weekly all while being the sole operator of Asbury Park's premier music news outlet Speak Into My Good Eye.
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