Punky Meadows and his team of Jersey Rockers will take the stage at B.B. King's in New York City on April 29! The Rat's own Keith Roth will fill in on Bass for Felix Robinson as the band wraps up their East Coast tour in support of the "Fallen Angel" album. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat at 11: 30 pm on Thursday April 27 to hear a great track from the disc. Keith Roth will join Tom in studio, with Punky Meadows and Danny Farrow calling in to the show.
Bitter Crush will join Colossal Street Jam, Kenny Dubman and Frankenstein 3000 on stage at House Of Independents in Asbury Park on Friday April 28 for A Celebration of the Guitar. Their self-titled debut album is out now. Check out the video for their latest single "Powders and Pills" now on the Jersey Rock page at wrat.com!
While the International Guitar Month celebration continues at wrat.com another event honoring our favorite six-stringed instrument is set to rock House Of Independents in Asbury Park on Friday April 28. Dark City Entertainment and The Saint Present: Celebration of the Guitar. The evening will feature performances from Colossal Street Jam, Kenny Dubman, Frankenstein 3000 and Bitter Crush. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear interviews and songs from the bands celebrating the guitar at House Of Independents this Friday!
Kearny Metal outfit Incognito Theory is made up of a number of local rockers from different bands under the leadership of Dave Incognito. The band will open for Michael Graves at Blackthorn 51 in Queens on May 6. Incognito Theory released their debut EP "Desires" last year and is currently working on a full-length album. The video for the band's latest single "Reckoning" is this week's Jersey Rock Video of the Week.
The Makin Waves Rock Circus kicks off the Makin Waves 30th Anniversary Concert Series at Roxy and Duke's Roadhouse in Dunellen on 4/21! Performances from Yawn Mower, Black Flamingos, The Paper Jets, and Lowlight will be accompanied by circus acts from Vivi Noir and Vertical Fixation. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat at 11:30 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday for a preview of the show!
Weehawkin Bluesy Modern Rock group The Skullers recently released their debut single "Can We Do That Again?" The accompanying video is this week's Jersey Rock Video of the Week. The band will rock historic Cathedral Hall in Jersey City on 4/21. Their debut EP will drop in September. Check out their first ever video now on the Jersey Rock Page at wrat.com!
Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from Ocean County Punk Rock outfit After The Burn's sophomore EP "Frustration On Repeat." Lead Singer/Guitarist Michael Caputo will call in to the show each night to talk about the disc and the band's upcoming record release show at The Saint in Asbury Park on 4/28.
Indie Rock band Ruby Bones will release their self-titled debut album on May 12th. Their lead single "Heart of Darkness" is a strong effort with a great hook. The video for the song has a dark, somewhat comedic "Weekend at Bernies" feel. Check it out now on the Jersey Rock Page at wrat.com and see Ruby Bones live on April 8 at Hansil's in Oakland!
Yawn Mower is back with a brand new EP and 2 back to back shows later this month! Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the band's new disc. Biff Swenson will call in to the show each night to talk about Yawn Mower's latest release as well as their performances at The Saint on April 20 and Roxy and Dukes Roadhouse on April 21.
Hailing from the town of the same name, Rahway will bring their Hard Rock sound to the Starland Ballroom on Saturday April 8, in support of Steel Panther and Citizen Zero! They have a new album on the way in June. In the mean time, check out their latest video. "Yesterday" tells a story with some great video work and a song that totally rocks!