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The Amboys, Mad Feather Group, Secret Country, Threat To Chesney Played Music Is The Medicine Fundraiser At The Press Room On Friday

Friday evening saw a local non-profit with a distinct belief in the healing/awareness and fundraising abilities of artistic compositions named Music Is The Medicine took to The Press Room in downtown Asbury Park with celebrity chefs, an emcee in a … Continue reading

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Thomas Wesley Stern Releases New Demo, New Cover Songs By TWS, Old Nick, You Are The Quarry, And No Wine For Kittens,

On Wednesday evening one of the finest in a flourishing flock of Folk-minded artisans to call Monmouth County its home, Thomas Wesley Stern, was unable to take part in the Hump day staple that has become the weekly M.A.D. musical … Continue reading

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

By Chris Rotolo, The Creator Music Is The Medecine (MITM), a local non-profit that has combated such health related ailments as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (In honor of the organization’s co-founder and U.S. Air Force veteran James “JD’ Wilson), and raised … Continue reading

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Under The Covers…

By Chris Rotolo, The Creator “If I Die Young” performed by A Tale To Tell The Jersey Shore-based Pop-Rock collective, A Tale To Tell, released its debut EP, A New Direction, in November and didn’t let their situation stagnate as … Continue reading

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SIMGE’s Year End Lists…Artists Pick Em: Manny Castanon of The Amboys

The Amboys had a busy 2011…as well as being named the Boardwalk’s Top Rock Band at the 19th Annual Asbury Music Awards, the Folk-Rock collective retreated to a cabin in the backwoods of New Jersey to record its appropriately titled sophomore … Continue reading

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The Amboys’ Manny Castanon Released A Collection Of Acoustic Solo Works, Covers And Originals

The Amboys’ bass plucker, Manny Castanon, has recently gone on a acoustic guitar-led tear under the name You The Quarry (possibly related to the 2004 Morrissey album) releasing a large collection of roughly recored solo works, that show incredible promise, featuring several … Continue reading

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The Amboys Will Support Jesse Malin And U.S. Royalty At The Pony This Saturday

One night after helping Elevator Art releases its forthcoming Tent City EP at The Brighton Bar, The Amboys will head up Ocean Avenue to The Stone Pony where the Boardwalk’s Best Rock Band, as selected by a collection of its peers and … Continue reading

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Elevator Art Set To Release New EP At The Brighton Bar, Grab The New Single For Free

On December 9th, Elevator Art will release its forthcoming EP, and follow up to its 2010 self-titled full-length album, Tent City, at The Brighton Bar with some help from a few friends, and members of a burgeoning Asbury Park-based musical collective, Accidental … Continue reading

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A Speakly Playlist To Get You Through The Week (11/28)

“High Noon” by True Apothecary The Westchester, NY-based True Apothecary presents the listener with a style of tunes as obscure as the film references it makes.  It’s debut EP Thank You, Janitor, Thank You Scientist, which alludes to a conversation held in the … 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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