Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Symetria

Flemington Metal act Symetria are balanced, intelligent, and ready to rock the scene. The band released their debut self-titled album in September. 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 LP. Singer Vincent Santanastaso will call in to the show each night to talk about the album and Symetria's upcoming performance this Friday 11/3 at Dingbatz in Clifton with Dio tribute band Lock Up The Wolves!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: The Skullers

Weehawkin Bluesy Modern Rockers The Skullers released their debut EP "Meet The Skullers" on 9/22. The band will rock a free show at Fox & Crow in Jersey City on Saturday 10/14. 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 debut release. Singer/Songwriter Jack Skuller will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week:  Rahway

Rahway will lend their high-octane stage show to the Tattooing For Austim Benefit at VFW Post 2179 in Port Monmouth on Saturday 9/30. The band's latest album "Undefeated" is out now. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts ftom the disc! Rahway Bassist Chigger will call in to the show each night to talk about the new release and the band's upcoming performance!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Levy & The Oaks

Asbury Park Indie/Folk Rockers Levy & The Oaks are back with a brand new acoustic EP. "Out Of The Blue" features 4 acoustic versions of songs from the band's debut self-titled album and 1 brand new track. The band will celebrate the EP at a FREE record release show at Langosta Lounge on the Asbury Boardwalk on 5/25. Lou Panico will call in to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to discuss the upcoming performance and we'll do some great tracks from the EP!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Yawn Mower

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.

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Colossal Street Jam

Veterans of the Asbury Park Rock scene of the late 80's and early 90's, Colossal Street Jam are back! The band played a number of shows in 2016, put out a brand new album in November and received an Asbury Park Music Award Nomination in December. Tune to Jersey Rock on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from Colossal Street Jam's "Living Free" album and see them at the Light of Day Foundation Winterfest at the Wonder Bar in Asbury Park this Saturday night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Deal Casino

Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from Deal Casino's sophomore EP "Human Cannonball." The band currently has a residency at Arlene's Grocery in New York City. You can catch them there every Tuesday night this January!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Wicked Hollow

Veteran Jersey Rockers Wicked Hollow have a new EP out entitled "Vices." Tune to 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30pm to hear cuts from the disc on Jersey Rock. They will embark on a national tour in 2017. Before that, they will rock "Another 90's New Year" at the Stone Pony on 12/31!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Owel

Owel could be classified as an Indie/Alternative band, but that wouldn't really do them justice. They blend thoughtful lyrics and great vocals with skilled musicianship to produce a melodic, somewhat symphonic sound. All week on Jersey Rock we'll do cuts from their sophomore album "Dear Me." You can catch them at House Of Independents in Asbury Park on December 3!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: (Damn) This Desert Air

Playing The Saint in Asbury Park on Saturday October 1. (Damn) This Desert Air have been active for roughly a decade, achieving acclaim well beyond the borders of the Garden State.  Their melodic, metallic, post-hardcore sound has echoed through venues from New York to Philadelphia and all across New Jersey.  The band has put out…