Tag Archives: New Jersey

Reel Big Fish at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ

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June 25, 2017 | Asbury Park, NJ – The Stone Pony is a legend in the rock music scene, frequented by Bruce Springsteen and many others, the walls are adorned with ‘souvenir’ guitars left by rock music legends. This show was originally slated to be on the outdoor “Summer Stage”, but was moved inside to the ‘regular’ stage for untold reasons. Reel Big ... Read More »

These Outlaws Hope to Get Caught

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Review by Danny Coleman + photos by Tom Callan April 20, 2017 | Red Bank, NJ –  There’s something to be said for a band that is so raring to go that they actually start early. Such was the case with the Outlaws at a recent show in Red Bank, NJ at the famed Count Basie Theatre. Looking very relaxed, these veteran rockers who’ve recently ... Read More »

Candiria Ready to Reign at Champs in Trenton, NJ

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Interview by Danny Coleman  Shall one look up “Candiria” online, this band based out of Brooklyn, NY owns the searches. Page after page has the band, like their music; coming at you in waves. “It’s actually a really interesting story, ” says guitarist John LaMacchia as he discussed the bands history, personnel changes, music and upcoming show this Friday January ... Read More »

Jimmy Cobb Honored at SOPAC in South Orange, NJ

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“When I was young my mom had a job working in a local pharmacy that had a food counter; she got me a job there and I started earning money. I walked  past Herman Rednor’s Music Store every day and he had a sign in the window advertising this Gene Krupa drum set. I went inside and he said, “You have any ... Read More »

Duran Duran & Chic at BB&T in Camden, NJ

Duran Duran and Chic Host the Best Party of the Summer by LJ Moskowitz The sun was setting as the lights dimmed at the BB&T Pavilion in Camden, NJ, Thursday night, as the members of Duran Duran appeared in silhouette on a fog-filled stage. Behind them, the opening lines of the title track from their latest album, “Paper Gods”, were ... Read More »

Shadow of the City festival in Asbury Park, NJ

Shadow of the City June 18, 2016 | Stone Pony – Asbury Park, NJ Photos by Mark Sincavage It was a beautiful spring day along the shore in Absury Park, NJ for the Shadow Of The City festival. Jack Antonoff (Steel Train, Fun. and Bleachers) was the mastermind behind Shadow Of The City music festival, which debuted this annual festival last September. ... Read More »