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Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: Erik Mason

Brielle native Erik Mason spent the last few years honing his skills in Brooklyn. He returns to the Garden State with an awesome debut EP and a mission to raise money for 3 local charities. The Erik Mason Summer Benefit Tour rocks House Of Independents in Asbury Park on 7/5. Proceeds will go to The Monmouth County SPCA, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth & Middlesex Counties, and Foodstock NJ. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from Erik Mason's debut EP. Erik will call in to the show each night!

(WATCH) Jersey Rock Video of the Week: The Ones You Forgot "Here Forever"

The Ones You Forgot is back with a brand new EP! "Too Afraid To Say" is available for pre-order now! The EP release show rocks House Of Independents in Asbury Park on Saturday 7/7. The video for the lead single "Here Forever" was shot on location in Red Bank and Shrewsbury. It does a beautiful job of getting across the track's deep meaning. Check it out now on the Jersey Rock page!

Jersey Rock Weekly Podcast Episode 1

A new era begins!  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!  Be sure to 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 show we'll rock tracks from Levy & The Oaks, Reality Suite, Mr. Payday, Frankenstein 3000, and Roulette!   

Jersey Rock Weekly Podcast: Episode 1 - 6/18/18

A new era begins!  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!  Be sure to 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 show we'll rock tracks from Levy & The Oaks, Reality Suite, Mr. Payday, Frankenstein 3000, and Roulette!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Ropetree

Ropetree is back with a brand new album! "The Saints of Asbury Park on Their Stone Pony" rocks hard! Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the new CD. Singer Billy Harrison will call in to the show each night. Don't miss Ropetree's record release show with Lower The Veil, December Morning, and Vextion at The Saint in Asbury Park on Saturday 6/30!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Deal Casino

Asbury Park Indie/Alternative Rockers Deal Casino continue to evolve. Their latest EP "Isadora Duncan" takes the group in a more electronic direction while retaining the energy and feel fans have come to expect. Their EP release show rocks House Of Independents in Asbury Park this Friday 6/16! Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the new release. Singer Joe P. will call in each night!

Jersey Rock: Makin Waves Summer Concert Series

The Makin Waves Summer Concert Series rocks The Asbury Park Brewery with 4 low-dough Saturday night shows this summer! Each concert features 5 acts, food trucks, outdoor games and a prize wheel.  Admission is just $5! It all kicks off on 6/23 with "The Best Of Makin Waves," featuring Cook Thugless, The Brixton Riot, Mr. Payday, The Succesful Failures, and Disposable. See you there!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Dust Of Days

Dust of Days handles grim subject matter with care and hope, looking through the darkness to find glimmers of light. Their latest album "Analog Mindbender" is out now. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the album. The band will call in each night!