Monthly Archives: February 2012

Ba Babes Played The Press Room w/Birthwater, Playing Langosta Lounge On Friday w/Waking Lights

By Chris Rotolo, The Creator On Friday evening a pair of the finest Garage-Rock outfits Asbury Park has to offer,      Ba Babes and Birhwater, entered The Press Room and contorted the psyches of those in attendance with 45-minute sets apiece…enough … Continue reading

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Joanna Burns Covers Adele…And Whitney Houston…On One Track

“Everyone’s doing Adele. Everyone’s doing Whitney. I figured I’d do everything at one time,” wrote Hazlet, NJ native Joanna Burns to preface the latest addition to her weekly Video Shmidio series, in which the songstress covers a favorite artist of her’s and … Continue reading

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Capitol Music Remixes Brick + Mortar’s “Move To The Ocean”

Since annoucning its tour to and from the SXSW festival in Austin, TX, Asbury’s concrete curb stompin’ Indie-Rock duo, Brick + Mortar, announced a remix contest for “Move To The Ocean,” a number from the outfit’s 2011 EP Heatstroke…and a new … Continue reading

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Quincy Mumford Covers Springsteen In Response To Tony Strollo Benefit Performance

After performing a soothing set of tunes on Saturday evening’s benefit for the late Tony Strollo at The Press Room that caught the ear of Bruce Springsteen, prompting The Boss to use his acoustic six-string on stage for a five-song … Continue reading

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Seaside Caves Releases New Demo, Set To Drop Split Record With Wreaths At The Press Room

According to the Jersey Shore’s own haze-encased Experimental-Rock collective, Seaside Caves, the outfit’s latest demo, “Visions,” dropped after spending a long night in the Big Apple with its good friends “Craig, Elo, Beer, and Weed.”  The Result: A fuzzy number … Continue reading

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Mikey Erg Drops New EP

Mikey Erg, front-man of the infrequently active New Brunswick basement dwelling juggernaut The Ergs, and protagonist of “Mikey Says,” a song by the recently defunct lo-fi Pop-Punk collective Full Of Fancy, dropped a solo EP on February 20th titled Fucifier. … Continue reading

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Quincy Mumford Reveals New Song At Tony Strollo Benefit, Boss Used His Guitar, Recording Live Show At The Saint

By Chris Rotolo, The Creator Folks at The Press Room on Saturday evening for the musical fundraiser thrown in the name of the recently departed Tony Strollo and his surviving family were blinded by the light careening off the golden soul … Continue reading

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