95.9 The Rat’s Jersey Rock Podcast features 5 different NJ bands each week. Learn about upcoming concerts and hear the latest tracks and interviews from the bands that make NJ rock! Check back every Monday for a new episode or subscribe to the Jersey Rock E Newsletter through Club Rat to have the Jersey Rock Podcast delivered straight to your e-mail.
On this week’s episode:
Dan Marter and Nunzio Moudatsos of In The Clouds call in to talk about the Earbuds Jersey Rock Mixtape. It’s a totally rad cassette compilation featuring Jersey Rock bands The Vansaders, Reality Suite, The Skullers, Levy & The Oaks, Frankenstein 3000, The Ones You Forgot, Experiment 34, and Dark Sky Choir. We’ll rock Frankenstein 3000’s contribution to the tape. Score your own copy of the Jersey Rock Mixtape at intheclouds.io!
We rock an awesome track from Whiskey Grin. They’re in action at Hot Shots Bar & Grill in Westville on 8/11 and Joey Harrison’s River House in Forked River on 8/12. Learn more at whiskeygrin.net!
Bob Makin drops by the WRAT studio to talk about the final Makin Waves concert of the Summer at The Asbury Park brewery on 8/11 with Cranston DeanBand, Levy & The Oaks, The Burns, The Paper Jets and Tara Dente. Admission is just $5. Learn more on the facebook event page!
Erik Mason brings his upbeat, piano-driven Indie Rock sound to the Beach Haus Brewery in Belmar on Friday 8/17. It’s part of his summer benefit tour, which aims to raise funds for The Monmouth County SPCA, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth and Middlesex Counties, and Foodstock NJ. Learn more at erikmasonmusic.com!
Kellie Shane of Pepperwine calls in to talk about her band’s new album “Bright Ideas.” The album is due out on Friday 8/10. A CD release show will rock the roof of The Asbury Hotel that evening. The latest single off the upcoming disc “Dive” was recently featured as the Jersey Rock Video of the Week. Learn more at pepperwinegroove.com!