Jersey Rock celebrates Open Minded Smoke Shop in Toms River's 6th Annual Customer Appreciation Party with a FREE show from Skrizzly Adams and Mind Riot, hosted by Tom Hanley, from 12pm to 2pm on Saturday 9/30! Gotts and The Rat Pack will also be on site for the all-day event which not only features live music but also free food, raffles, giveaways, magic shows, face-painting, belly dancers, glass-blowing, tarot card readings, artists and local vendors. See you there!
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The Colts Neck Rockfest celebrates its 10th Anniversary with 2 days of great local music 9/22 & 9/23 at Bucks Mill Park in Colts Neck! On Friday 9/22 Tom Hanley will host the "Battle of the Young Bands." Steve Hook and Gotts will be on the scene on Saturday 9/23 for an epic 12 hours of music. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm for a preview of the festival featuring The Moroccan Sheepherders, Taylor Tote and Colossal Street Jam!
Lanoka Harbor Indie/Alt Rockers No Such Animals will celebrate their "Create T.V." EP at a record release show at the Asbury Park Brewery on Saturday 9/23. Their video for the lead single "Sold" is a trippy piece of videography that blends well with the chill, retro-sounding tune. Check it out now on the Jersey Rock page!
Slapjack is a young Rock band, comprised of all-star students from The Lakehouse Academy in Asbury Park, with a sound that is well beyond their years. The band will play Rock The Farm in Seaside Heights on 9/16 to raise funds for The CFC Loud N Clear Foundation to aid individuals recovering from substance abuse. Slapjack Bassist Noah will call in to Jersey Rock on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm as we rock 3 great tracks from the band!
Meeko Brando is a Post Dance/Alternative Punk Rock band from Trenton. Their music has an 80's feel with a modern edge. The band's album "Lemonade, Lemonade" is out now. See them at a FREE show Monday night (9/11) at The Wonder Bar in Asbury Park! Check out their video for "Uh"now on the Jersey Rock page!
Hub City Sounds Rock New Brunswick 2017 is a 3-day music festival that will rock New Brunswick from Friday 9/8 to Sunday 9/10. There are events throughout the weekend featuring live music performances, DJ's, aerial performances, and panel discussions. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm for a preview of the festival. Bob Makin, one of the event's producers, will call in each night and we'll rock 3 of the bands performing on 9/10: The Hub City Stompers, Killer Shrimp and Experiment 34!
Cook Thugless is a Psychedelic group out of New Brunswick. They will take the stage at Boyd Park in New Brunswick on Sunday 9/10 for the Hub City Sounds Rock New Brunswick Festival. The band's video for "Wekkabakka" is fully animated, totally trippy and chill to the max. Check it out now on the Jersey Rock page at wrat.com!
Bobby Mahoney And The Seventh Son are back with 2 brand new singles! The band will celebrate the release of the tracks with a show at House Of Independents in Asbury Park this Thursday 8/31. Joining them on the bill are The Vaughns, A Boy Named John, and Deaf Rhino. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear the 2 new singles and a classic track from the band. Bobby Mahoney will call in to the show each night!
New Brunswick Alternative Rockers The Clydes recently released a brand new EP. "Lucid Garden" is a haunting collection of tracks. The band will take the stage at The Rock New Brunswick After Party at the Scarlet Pub on 9/10 with Experiement 34, The Turnbucklers, and Speed Queen. Check out their video for "Or Not" now on the Jersey Rock page!
The FINAL 95.9 The Rat Jersey Rock Live At The Pier show of the summer rocks Pier Village in Long Branch on Monday 8/28 from 7-9 pm with acoustic performances from Skyeline, Skrizzly Adams, and Long Branch's own Mind Riot! Tom Hanley and The Rat Pack will be on the scene with games, giveaways, and prizes. It's free, family-friendly, and fun. See you there!