The Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival is a free, family-friendly event put on by the Medford Business Association. It is a day of “original music, cold beer, and cool vibes,” featuring beer and food vendors and 3 stages of live music at Freedom Park, located at 86 Union Street in Medford, NJ. Parking is free.
The festival will feature performances from a number of local acts. We’ll check in with three of them this week on Jersey Rock. Tune to 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30 pm to learn more. Here’s the rundown for the week:
Tuesday 9/4: Shoobies
Casey Marley of Shoobies will call in to the show on Tuesday. They were recently featured on the Jersey Rock Weekly Podcast. The band is currently working on a brand new album. Their “Motion” A side/ B side is available now at shoobiesnj.com. Also available is the band’s “Cherry” EP. We’ll do a great cut from that release!
Wednesday 9/5: Hideaway
Bree Rose of Hideaway will check in over the phone Wednesday night. Their video for “Nothin On Me” was featured as the Jersey Rock Video of the Week last November. They are currently working on a new music video that will be released later this year. Stay tuned for that. Learn more at hideawayband.com!
Thursday 9/6: Kid Felix
Jake Falana of Kid Felix calls in to close out the week on Thursday evening. The band is known for putting out high-energy Rock performances. Their latest EP “Rivals” is out now. It spent weeks on the i-Tunes Top-Selling EP chart. You can score a copy of the EP at kidfelix.com. Kid Felix is currently working on new material. We’ll premiere their latest single on Thursday night!
The Jersey Rock Podcast series is also shining the spotlight on some of the bands performing at The Medford Oktoberfest and Music Festival. This week’s episode features an interview and track from Hoochi Coochi. Check out the episode HERE and learn more about the band at hoochicoochi.us. Last week’s episode featured an interview and track from The Parsnip Revolt. Listen to the episode HERE and learn more about the band at theparsniprevolt.net. We’ll check in with one more band from the Medford Oktoberfest on next week’s Jersey Rock Podcast. Namarah will call in to the show! Get a preview now at namarah.com!
Learn more about The Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival at medfordoktoberfest.com!