It’s the second annual Jersey Rock Weekly Podcast Halloween Special! On this week’s show we rock scary tunes from the bands who make NJ rock and hear spooky stories from guests who have encountered the supernatural. It’s the perfect show to listen to while prepping your candy bowl, readying your costume, or carving your Jack-O-Lantern. Happy Halloween!!!
Special guests include:
Scotty The NJ Medium joins us in studio. Scotty has been featured on Inside Edition and Paranormal 911 and works with a number of local Ghost Hunting groups, including P.A.R.S. Scotty shares his latest supernatural experience and tells us about his new project “Local Spirits.” Scotty teamed with Brian O’Halloran (Clerks) to produce the upcoming series. Stay on top of it and check out all of Scotty’s medium services at scottythenjmedium.com!
Kathy Kelly drops by to tell us about her Asbury Park Haunt and recent trip to Transylvania. Kathy is the owner and operator of Paranormal Books & Curiosities in Asbury Park. The book store and paranormal museum provides walking tours of Asbury Park’s haunted history. On 10/30 they will host “Mischief In The Museum,” an adult evening of Halloween fun and supernatural exploration. Learn more at paranormalbooksnj.com!
Reporter Bob Makin has covered all kinds of spooky stories in his 30+ year career. Whether it be his work with Gannet, Makin’ Waves, or mycentraljersey.com, he has explored a number of ghostly locations. His article“13 Most Haunted Sites in Central Jersey” resurfaces every Halloween season. Bob will share some creepy tales and tell us about his upcoming Asbury Park female-powered music event “Tallie Fest.” Learn more HERE.
We also rock chilling tracks from:
The Ones You Forgot: Fresh off rocking The Stone Pony, the Power Pop phenoms will rock House Of Independents on 11/20. Their lates EP “Too Afraid To Say” is out now. Check them out at theonesyouforgot.com!
Reality Suite: Their “Awaken” Deluxe album is out now on Lions Pride Music. The North Haledon Hard Rockers will lend their talent to “Breast Fest” at Dingbatz in Clifton on 11/1. It’s a breast cancer benefit featuring all female-fronted acts. Learn more at realitysuite.com!
The Carousers: When a band has a tune title “Halloween Night” you definitely have to include it in your Halloween Special. The Carousers self-tilted EP is available now at thecarousersnj.bandcamp.com!
Dentist: Their “Night Swimming” album is out now. We take a tune inspired by “The 6th Sense.” Dentist is currently on tour with Brick + Mortar. The tour rocks The Asbury Lanes on 11/2. Learn more at dentistband.com!
Ruby Bones: The band just released the second part of a trilogy of EP’s that will lead up to a full album release. “Tooth” is a follow-up to last summer’s Laser. It’s available now on all streaming platforms. Ruby Bones rocks The Pet Shop in Jersey City on 11/9. Learn more at rubybonesband.com!
Incognito Theory: The Fords Heavy Metal/Hard Rock outfit’s “Whiskey Fueled” album is out now. Incognito Theory will celebrate Halloween with a killer show at Dingbatz in Clifton! Admission is $13. Wear a costume and you could win some rad prizes! Learn more at incognitotheory.com!
Lunatic Fringe: They just might be the perfect band for Halloween, especially now that they are rocking us from the netherworld. Lunatic Fringe sadly broke up earlier this year, but their killer tracks live on. Check them out on facebook!
Baron Praxis: Hailing from Toms River, this Psychedelic Grunge band always dials the spooky factor up to 11. Baron Praxis’ new album “Precursor” is on the way this November. Don’t miss them at The Asbury Lanes on 11/7! Learn more at facebook.com/baronpraxisband
Metal Life Crisis: If you’re looking for a reason to raise the devil horns into the air, then look no further. This Belmar Heavy Metal act channels all kinds of power when they take the stage. Don’t miss them at The Brighton Bar in Long Branch on 12/14! Learn more at facebook.com/metallifecrisisnj!
Experiment 34: Manic and more than meets the eye, Experiment 34 is a serious force on the scene. As their music brims with a dark, other-wordly energy they are perfect for this time of year. Their latest EP “What Dying Feels Like” is out now. Check them out at experiment34.com!
Roulette: A Hard Rock/Heavy Metal act from Asbury Park, Roulette definitely has what it takes to raise some spirits. They have even been known to battle zombies on occasion. Watch the video HERE! Catch them at The Saint for Tallie Fest on 11/23! Learn more at facebook.com/roulettebandnj!
Arc’d Angel: The Hackensack Hard Rock outfit will make their on-air Jersey Rock debut on 10/30! Don’t miss them at “Breast Fest: A Handful Of Fun,” a breast cancer benefit featuring all female-fronted bands, at Dingbatz in Clifton this Friday 11/1! Learn more at facebook.com/arcdangelofficial!
Check out last week’s podcast!
And if you’re still looking for a good scare, check out last year’s Jersey Rock Podcast Halloween Special!