Jersey Rock

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Jersey Rock Weekly Podcast Episode 185 Download

24:35 Download December 26th, 2021

Every Sunday 95.9 The Rat’s Jersey Rock Weekly Podcast brings you the latest music and interviews from the bands that make NJ rock!

On this week’s show:

We’re still in the holiday season and Backyard Superheroes “I Hate The Holidays” is just as relevant now as it was on December,24.  The track is included on the “Arose Such A Clatter” compilation.  It benefits Toys For Tots.  Score it at  Learn more at!

Jersey Calling makes their Jersey Rock debut!  A South Jersey Punk band from the early 2000’s, the group re-united in the midst of the covid-19 pandemic.  “Our Last Day Outside” is a corona virus era anthem. Don’t miss them at Harper’s Pub in Clemonton on January 15!  Learn more!

Vinny Marone of Loud Love calls in to the show!  Their “Survive Anything” EP release show rocks Harper’s Pub in Clemonton on January 15 with a number of killer bands, including Jersey Calling.  Their single “Heavyweight” is the  official theme song of Mission Pro Wrestling.  It was recently featured as the Jersey Rock Video of the Week.  Learn more at

We rock a rad live cut from Bobby Mahoney And The Seventh Son!  They’re in action at The Wonder Bar in Asbury Park on February 4 for Night 1 of Telegraph Hill Records’ “What A Wonderful Year 2021”!  Learn more at and!

We turn up  John Shanahan Band!   Their “Colors” album is available now!  It features guest appearances from Cranston Dean and Peter Wood of Dramarama.   Learn more at!

And we’re not quite done with the yuletide cheer just yet.  We close the show with the latest holiday tune from Diane Ruggiero! Diane is a talented singer/songwriter/musician whose work reaches well beyond the realm of Rock.  Her Christmas music has been used in commercials and is in rotation on New England radio.  Check out all of Diane’s music at!

Listen to last week’s Christmas Special!!!

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