Monthly Archives: November 2011

Let Us Give Thanks…The Brighton Bar Is Your Holiday Haven With FOOD STAMPS Set To Play

When the sun falls on Thanksgiving and you finally emerge from your turkey coma, feeling guilty about having recently engulfed a mass of the finest meats and cheeses in all the land, go dance off the excess poundage at The … Continue reading

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It’s Ladies Night At The Brighton Bar With Scantily Clad, Verity In Stereo, Vextion, And Lipstick & Cigarettes

For as long as artists have been producing noise via instrumentals and amplifying that symphony of sound to an audience, music has always paralleled the societal mentality at that particular point in history, no genre of music more culturally revealing … Continue reading

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What’s Happening Wednesday?

River City Extension, Waking Lights, Wild Rompit, Prairie Empire, The Front Bottoms @ The Stone Pony Doors: 6:30 p.m. – Cover: $15 Steve Forbert, Joe Rappola, Steve Reilly, Kenny Junior @ The Wonder Bar Doors: 7:30 p.m. – Cover: $15 … Continue reading

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The Watermark Hosts Jonah Matranga (Far), The Amboys, Thomas Wesley Stern, And More Tonight

Far was a Sacramento, CA-based Metal band formulated and fronted by a man who will grace The Boardwalk this evening, Jonah Matranga.  The outfit achieved a cult following on the heals of its 1998 full-length release, Water & Solutions, which received critical acclaim, … Continue reading

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What’s Happening Tuesday?

Lost In Society, The Obvious, Say Hello To Angels, Jukebox Romantics @ Asbury Lanes Doors: 8 p.m. – Cover: $8 Jona Matranga, The Amboys, Phantom Power, Thomas Wesley Stern, we are. @ The Watermark Doors: 6:30 p.m. – Cover: $10 … Continue reading

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Lost In Society And The Obvious Play The Lanes Tonight, The Latter Introduce New Drummer

Lost In Society’s last trip to Asbury’s Lanes saw the outfit open for Strike Anywhere and A Wilhelm Scream, and the performance prior to that ended with front-man Zach Moyle tossing his axe through the florescent lighting above, thus, tonight’s scheduled … Continue reading

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Anthony Walker Covers The Flying Burrito Brothers

The New Brunswick-based, and usual frequenter of Asbury Park’s multiple stages, Anthony Walker has an ongoing webcast appropriately dubbed Walkervision in which the Independent Folk-Rocker post various types of videos, most musical, some comedic (Walker tends to dress in Abraham Lincoln … Continue reading

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Almost There Covers The Beatles, Backing Bert L’z w/The Wu Tang Clan At Starland

Almost There added to its ever growing collection, a rather impressive compilation at this point, of Almost Friday Acoustic Covers with a beautifully expressed rendition of the   equally captivating, yet depressing, Beatles number “Happiness Is A Warm Gun,” which you … Continue reading

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Springsteen And Southside Both Announce Tours

Although the the aftershocks of Clarence Clemons untimely death on June 18th are still quaking the E Street Band universe, Bruce and the crew officially silenced all speculation that the outfit would split late Sunday evening (possibly to remedy a … Continue reading

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Fight Or Flight Drops EP Sampler For “The Green Room”

The Middletown, NJ-based Rap-Rock outfit, Fight Or Flight, recently surfaced again with a sampler of sorts for its forthcoming EP The Green Room, a follow up to the group’s 2011 debut release Too High To Come Down. If I may … Continue reading

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