Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: Ashley McKinley

Record Release Show Rocks Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park This Friday 12/29!

Ashley McKinley is a rising star on the Jersey Rock scene.  Over the last few years the Howell singer/songwriter has gained notoriety by performing across the area with her acoustic guitar and beautiful Voice.  Ashley McKinley’s sound combines elements of Soul and Pop to produce songs that are easy to listen to and hard to forget.  All of that is on display in her debut album “Wishful Thinking.”  It’s a collection of 9 strong tracks written from the heart and rocked out with a full band.

You can grab a copy of the disc this Friday at  Ashely McKinley’s debut album will be available for purchase in person that night at Langosta Lounge.  The “Wishful Thinking” record release show will feature performances from Colton Kayser and Meg Cannon.  Ashley McKinley will perform that night with a full band behind her.  Doors are at 9:00 pm.  Admission is Free.

Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear tracks from the “Wishful Thinking” album.  Ashley McKinley will call in to the show each night.

Learn more at Ashley McKinley’s facebook fan page and at

Ashley McKinley’s video for “The End” was featured as the Jersey Rock Video of the Week earlier this month.  Since then Ashley has released yet another video from her “Wishful Thinking” album.  Check out Ashley McKinley’s video for “I Can”: