Tag Archives: New Jersey

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

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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

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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 »

Joe Walsh Spends “All Night Long” Thrilling Fans in Holmdel, NJ

Joe Walsh Spends “All Night Long” Thrilling Fans in Holmdel, NJ Review by Danny Coleman + Photos by Rose Martin Barbaree June 11, 2016 | Holmdel, NJ – New Jersey is often the butt of many jokes, fodder for comics and script writers alike as the “Garden State” resides in the shadows of New York City and Philadelphia; both of which often dominate ... Read More »

Shadow of the City Music Festival held at Stone Pony, June 18th

Shadow of the City Music Festival to be held at Stone Pony this Saturday, June 18th June 13, 2016 – The stage is set … Shadow of the City music festival returns to the Stone Pony Summer Stage in Asbury Park, NJ this Saturday June 18th. Originally scheduled to take place on the beach and boardwalk of Seaside Heights, NJ, ... Read More »

Generation Axe at Red Bank, NJ’s Count Basie Theatre

Review by Danny Coleman + Photos by Tom Callan Generation Axe Cuts Through Red Bank’s Count Basie Theater May 9, 2016 | Red Bank, NJ – Generation Axe has perhaps been the best kept secret in the rock world; playing to sold out or nearly sold out venues while flying seemingly under the radar. Comprised of five of the world’s greatest shredders,Generation Axe is the stuff one may only ... Read More »