Monthly Archives: April 2012

Gaslight Anthem Drops First Single, “45,” From Forthcoming Full-Length, “Handwritten”

New Brunswick troubadours and nostalgia imbibers, The Gaslight Anthem, are set to return with their fourth full length, Handwritten, on July 24th. Following along the same footpaths of their breakout success, American Slang (2010), the band has just released lead … Continue reading

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SIMGE’s Mike Mehalick On The Late Lester Bangs

By Mike Mehalick, Senior Editor 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 … Continue reading

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Joe Miller Earns Jersey Acoustic Music Award, Readies New Song “The Continuation Of D.B. Cooper,” Drops Live Video

This past Sunday one of Asbury’s finest solo artists, Joe Miller, was recognized by a voting class of his peers as the Top Male Vocalist at the 3rd Annual Jersey Acoustic Music  (JAM) Awards show in Asbury Park and days … Continue reading

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No Wine For Kittens Announces Record Release Show, Dropped A New Song, “Summer Seems Hopeless”

No Wine For Kittens, featuring the acclaimed local solo artist Rick Barry, has been named The Boardwalk’s Top Indie-Rock outfit for three consecutive years by a voting class of peers at The Asbury Music Awards and finally, details for the … Continue reading

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Lo Kloza Finalizes Date For Record Release Party…Moved To The Downtown (Red Bank)

Asbury songstress Lo Kloza has finalized the date for her EP release show, a self-titled record, six songs in length, and it’s now slated to take place on Wednesday, June 20th, not on The Boardwalk, but up Highway 35 in the … Continue reading

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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

By Chris Rotolo, The Creator 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 … Continue reading

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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

By Chris Rotolo, The Creator 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 … Continue reading

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