Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Matt O'Ree Band

Matt O'Ree band will perform at the intimate Lizzie Rose Music Room in Tuckerton on Saturday 4/28! The group's latest album "Brotherhood" is out now. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear songs from the LP. Matt O'Ree will be in studio each night and will be joined by Eryn O'Ree for an acoustic on-air performance on Wednesday!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: The Vansaders

Asbury Park High-Energy Punk/Folk Rockers The Vansaders will perform back to back shows this week. On Friday 3/30 they'll rock The Stanhope House in Stanhope. The following night, Saturday 3/31, they'll take the stage at The Wonder Bar in Asbury Park for the Makin Waves 30th Anniversary Party! Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm. Guitarist/Songwriter Deaglan Howlett will call into the show each night as we rock tracks from across The Vansaders' discography!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Borialis

Borialis is back to rock the Wonder Bar in Asbury Park this Friday 12/22! Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat to win a 4-pack of tickets to the show this Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm. Borlialis singer Rick Dahrouge will call in to Jersey Rock each night as we rock tracks from the band's catalog!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: The Front Bottoms

The Front Bottoms will rock Champagne Jam at Convention Hall in Asbury Park on Saturday 12/16! The band is asking attendees to bring a new, unwrapped toy for the Asbury Park Toy Drive. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to win tickets to the show. Singer Brian Sella will call in each night as we rock tracks from The Front Bottoms' new album "Going Grey"!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Wynward

Brick's high-energy Alternative Rock outfit Wynward will release their debut album "Tides" this Friday 12/1. The band will celebrate the release of the LP with a record release show at The Brighton Bar in Long Branch the same day. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the "Tides" album. Wynward bassist Nick Abatemarco will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Dinosaur Eyelids

New Brunswick Alternative Rock Powerhouse Dinosaur Eyelids is back with a brand new album. "Left Turn On Red," drops this Friday 11/24 at a record release show at The Court Tavern in New Brunswick. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the disc. Singer Evan Staats and Guitarist Patrick McKnight will call in to the show!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Tilted

Brick Hard Rock act Tilted's debut EP "Never Too Late," is out now. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the disc and call-ins from guitarist Steve Cavico. Tilted will open for Skid Row at The Starland Ballroom in Sayreville this Saturday 11/11. In honor of Veterans Day, the band will donate $1 from each ticket sold to The Wounded Warrior Project!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: The Cryptkeeper Five

Trenton Horror Punk group The Cryptkeeper Five have been at it for 20 years. They will rock The Millhill Basement in Trenton this Friday 10/27. The band's 9th studio album "The Stronghold" is out now. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear some great tracks from the disc. Singer Johnny Ott will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: The Carousers

NJ Punk Rock trio The Carousers released their self-titled EP on 10/6. The disc is a high-energy, catchy and fun collection of tracks. The band got its start on the Monmouth University student-run label Blue Hawk Records. The Carousers will rock The Asbury Park Brewery on 10/20. Singer Joey Affatato will call in to Jersey Rock on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30 pm as we rock tracks from their new EP!