Slowey and The Boats Talk Hawaii, and The Holidays

Slowey and The Boats is a perfect example of the wide open musical landscape that is Asbury Park (and Philadelphia too). The five-piece outfit...
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Pink Talking Fish – How One Band Pays Tribute to Phish, Talking Heads &...

There are countless tribute bands out there. However, none of them can match up to the musicianship, and the ingenuity (and originality) of Pink...

Quincy Mumford on his Big Benefit Show, a New Sound & More

Asbury Park's soul funk band Quincy Mumford & the Reason Why is busy prepping for their 6th Annual Holiday Show at The Stone Pony this Friday...

The Battery Electric on Their New Record, Whiskey, Women & The Freedom For Fighting

The Battery Electric just got home from Joshua Tree, California, where they recorded their upcoming album with Dave Catching and Jesse Hughes from Eagles...

Ryan Kinder on Heartbreak, The Opry, and His New Record

Want to know the power of the internet? How about being a musician who's been able to get millions of streams on their music without...

latewaves on Their Break Out 2017 and What They have in Store for 2018

latewaves may be new to the Asbury Park music scene as a collective unit, but this trio of scene veterans wasted no time in...

Deal Casino on Their Origin Story, New EP & More

One of the cool things about being a journalist covering a music scene like Asbury Park's is you get to see band's ascend to...
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The Vaughns on Vinyl, Santa Cruz, and The Band’s Evolution

Three years ago we first discovered The Vaughns when they were performing at Happy Mondays at The Wonder Bar. They were relatively new, and...

Happy Mondays with Lost Romance

New Brunswick's Lost Romance is equal parts grunge, punk, pop and rock. From poetic ballads and regretful tales of heartbreak to upbeat, urgent punk...

Fred Kennedy Guides Us Through The Creative World of The Fourth Planet

The Fourth Planet is published by ChapterHouse Comics and its in my top five favorite indie comics that are out right now. It's a...