Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Frankenstein 3000

Veteran Jersey Rockers Frankenstein 3000 will rock the Brighton Bar in Long Branch with Dick Manitoba on Friday 8/11. The band's latest album will drop in December. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm for a preview of the disc. F3K frontman and host of "The Electric Ballroom" Keith Roth will join Tom Hanley in studio all week to talk about the upcoming LP and performance in Long Branch!

Jersey Rock Feature of the Week: Celebration of the Guitar

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!

Alison Swift Birthday Bash - February 19 at Jamian's in Red Bank

Alison Swift, Mother of 2 and wife of WRAT DJ Erik Swift, left us in April of 2016 after a valiant battle with cancer. Alison's birthday is coming up. We will mark the occasion with a benefit concert in her honor featuring 5 awesome Jersey Rock bands at Jamian's in Red Bank on Sunday February 19. Doors are at 1 pm. Admission is a suggested donation of $10. See you there!