95.9 The Rat’s Jersey Rock Live At The Pier series rocks Pier Village in Long Branch this summer with acoustic performances from awesome local artists! The family-friendly, free concert series takes place from 7-9 pm on 4 select Mondays: July 10, July 24, August 7 and August 14 with a rain date of August 28. The series is hosted by Jersey Rock’s Tom Hanley. The Rat Pack will be on the scene with games, giveaways and prizes!
Live At The Pier kicks off on Monday July 10 with performances from Brian Erickson of The Paper Jets, Ashley Mckinley, and Julian Fulton. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear from the artists that will rock Pier Village on July 10!
Brian Erickson of The Paper Jets
On Tuesday July 4, Brian Erickson of the Paper Jets will call in to Jersey Rock. Brian is the frontman of Princeton-based Power Pop/Indie/Alternative Rockers The Paper Jets. The band’s “We Are All Strange Friends” Album is available now. You can score a copy of it HERE. In addition to playing Live At The Pier on July 10, Brian has a number of solo dates coming up this summer including a performance at The Saint on July 27. Learn more at thepaperjets.com.
On Wednesday July 5, Ashley Mckinley will join Tom over the Phone. Ashley is an up-and-coming singer/songwriter from Howell. Her sound can be described a “a blend of modern Pop influences with a relaxed Country undertone.” Ashley's debut album is due out later this year. While working on the disc, Ashley has played a number of venues from New York City to Asbury Park. Her beautiful singing voice, paired with an acoustic guitar is all she needs to captivate any crowd. Learn more at ashleymckinleymusic.com.
Julian Fulton calls in to close out the week on Thursday July 6. Julian is a multi-faceted artist who sometimes performs solo and other times appears with his ever-evolving band, The Zombie Gospel. Julian has an extensive catalog, the latest of which is his “Battered Receptions” EP, which dropped back in May. You can score a copy of the EP HERE. Following his performance at Live At The Pier, Julian will rock the Food Truck Tuesdays Music Festival in Boonton on July 11. More info HERE. Learn more at julianfulton.com.
Check out videos from Brian Erickson, Ashley McKinley, and Julian Fulton: