Jersey Rock: Skrizzly Adams & Mind Riot at Open Minded Smoke Shop in Toms River

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!

Jersey Rock Feature of the Week: The Colts Neck Rockfest

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!

(WATCH) Jersey Rock Video of the Week: No Such Animals "Sold"

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!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Slapjack

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!

(WATCH) Jersey Rock Video of the Week: Meeko Brando "Uh"

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!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Bobby Mahoney And The Seventh Son

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!

(WATCH) Jersey Rock Video of the Week: The Clydes "Or Not"

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!

Jersey Rock: Live At The Pier 8/28

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!

Jersey Rock Feature of the Week: Asbury Park Summer Sampler Vol. 2

The Asbury Park Summer Sampler Vol. 2 features 12 awesome local acts. The CD, put out by The Foundation Group, will be available at a record release show and music video shoot at House Of Independents in Asbury Park on Friday 8/25. Lou Panico of The Foundation Group and Levy & The Oaks will call in to Jersey Rock each night this week. Tune to 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear 3 great tracks from The Asbury Park Summer Sampler Vol. 2!

(WATCH) Jersey Rock Video of the Week: Kenny Dubman "Off The Leash"

Local guitar hero Kenny Dubman recently released a brand new track and accompanying music video. "Off The Leash" is a tribute to the late Chris Cornell. The song deals with the theme of depression and combines heartfelt, personal lyrics with some serious guitar work. It's a powerful, hard-rocking track and the video matches the tune shot for shot. Check it out now on the Jersey Rock page at wrat.com!