Asbury Laughs: September Edition

Curated by Angelo Gingerelli



Woody’s Roadside Tavern 

Starts 9/29 and will run every other Tuesday 

 Free Comedy Open Mic at Woody’s Roadside Tavern (105 Academy St. Farmingdale NJ).  Contact Angelo Gingerelli ( for more info.

Bust-A-Gut Comedy Clubs (Geno Talarico) – Weekly shows at Nino’s Pizza in

Ocean featuring pretty well known headliners (Bob Levy, DC Benny, etc.). for more info.

Upcoming Shows:

9/12 Angel Salazar

9/19 Sean Morton

9/26 Joseph Anthony

Jersey Jokers (Chris Covert) – Monthly Open Mic at The Dublin House in Red Bank (first Thursday of every month).  Jersey Joker shows at various locations in Red Bank featuring regional headliners and local openers. Upcoming Shows: Dublin House Open Mic on 9/3. for more info.

Big Dawg Open Mic (Dan Gagliardi & Rob Avon): Open Mic at Crust & Crumble Pizzeria (The Shoppes on Cookman Ave.).  Every other Thursday, no cover.  Upcoming Shows:  9/3 and 9/17.

Revolutionary Lounge 

Open Mic every Tuesday at Toms River’s Revolutionary Lounge featuring Comedy, Poetry and Music hosted by Chris “Rockwell” Pilato.  Shows are from 6pm to 9pm every Tuesday.

“The Laugh Riot” booked comedy show every month featuring the area’s best young comics hosted by Chris Rockwell and Mark Henely.  Next Show: 9/19.  For more info on both shows check out

Angelo Gingerelli has been contributing to The Pop Break since 2015 and writing about pop culture since 2009. A Jersey shore native, Gingerelli is a writer, stand-up comic, hip-hop head, sneaker enthusiast, comic book fan, husband, father and supporter of the local arts scene. He likes debating the best rappers of all time, hates discussing why things were better in the “Good Ol’ Days” and loves beating The Pop Break staff at fantasy football. You can catch up with Angelo on Twitter/IG at @Mr5thRound, at his website or interviewing rising stars in NJ’s Hip-Hop scene on “The A&R Podcast” (iTunes/SoundCloud).