Jersey Rock Blog

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Pepperwine

Pepperwine will perform at the "Power Of Females" show at the Asbury Lanes with The Taylor Tote Band and Nalani & Sarina on Saturday 10/6! Their latest album "Bright Ideas" is out now. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear tracks from the release. Pepperwine singer/keyboard player Kellie Shane will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Colossal Street Jam

Colossal Street Jam's latest EP "Just Take Hold" is out now! Catch them at Jamian's in Red Bank on Friday 9/28 for a free show! Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the band's latest release. Singer Gene Potts will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Feature of the Week: Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival

The Medford Oktoberfest & Music Festival rocks Freedom Park in Medford on Saturday 9/15 with food, beer, and 3 stages of live, local, original music. It's an all ages event. Admission and parking are free. Tune to Jersey Rock Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear 3 of the bands that will perform at the festival: Shoobies, Hideaway, and Kid Felix!

(WATCH) Jersey Rock Video of the Week: The Mercury Brothers "Little Bridges" LIVE

Red Bank Experimental Indie Rockers The Mercury Brothers will rock a dual record release show with Rachel Ana Dobken at the all new Asbury Lanes this Saturday 9/8! The band's performance of "Little Bridges" at The Danny Clinch Transparent Gallery in Asbury Park was captured by the youtube channel THRIVING ERA back in February. Check out the video now on the Jersey Rock page!

Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: Rachel Ana Dobken

Rachel Ana Dobken will rock the all new Asbury Lanes with The Mercury Brothers on Saturday 9/8! The singer/songwriter/instrumentalist is currently holding an indiegogo campaign to help offset the production costs of her upcoming album "When It Happens To You." Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear Rachel's Rock-infused Jazz sound. Rachel Ana Dobken will call in to the show each night!

(WATCH) Jersey Rock Video of the Week: The Vaughns "Bring Your Kids To Work Day"

The Vaughns' End Of Summer Splash rocks House Of Independents in Asbury Park this Thursday 8/30! Following the release of their 2014 EP, the band has been pumping out singles and recently put out an awesome A side/B side vinyl. Their video for "Bring Your Kids To Work Day" is a fun critique of the challenges many 20-somethings face when transitioning from the college world to the real world. Check it out now on the Jersey Rock page!

Jersey Rock Feature of the Week: Ear Buds Jersey Rock Mixtape

The Earbuds Jersey Rock Mixtape is a rad cassette compilation featuring tracks from 8 Jersey Rock bands! Straddling the genres of Rock, Punk, Funk, Folk Blues,, and Metal, it includes songs from The Vansaders, Reality Suite, The Skullers, Levy & The Oaks, Frankenstein 3000, The Ones You Forgot, Experiment 34, and Dark Sky Choir. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear from the artists on the compilation and win your own copy of the Earbuds Jersey Rock Mixtape. You can also enter to win now on the contest page at wrat.com!