Concert Review: The Ataris (The Wonder Bar)


The Ataris made Mondays a little happier in Asbury Park this week.

Yes, terrible puns aside, The Ataris headlined the famed The Wonder Bar as part of the bar’s Happy Mondays concert series.

For those unfamiliar with Happy Mondays, it is a free weekly show every Monday night at Wonder Bar (curated by the awesome people at Dark City Entertainment and Promotions). It features bands local to the Asbury Park scene as well as artists from throughout the Tri-State area region (NY/NJ/PA) and national touring acts like The Ataris.

On this edition of Happy Mondays, Kris Roe and the gang (with Deal Casino opening up) brought their “You Call The Shots Tour” – where they let the fans choose their setlist. Pop-Break’s Jeff Crespi caught the band in action.

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