Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: JAHK

Indie Pop Artist JAHK will perform a free show at The Downtown in Red Bank on 7/31. Her debut album "11.23" will be released on 11/23. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear the first 3 singles from the disc. JAHK will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: Steve Bello

A Prog/Metal/Funk virtuoso, Steve Bello's guitar-driven, instrumental brand of Jersey Rock is straight-up ear candy. His latest album "Marblehead" is out now. The record release show caps a day of music at Roxy And Dukes in Dunellen on Saturday 7/21. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear selections from the new album. Steve Bello will call in to the show each night!

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!

Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: Lance Larson

Lance Larson is an icon of the Asbury Park music scene. From rocking The Stone Pony in 1970's with his band Lord Gunner to providing up-and-coming acts an outlet to perform at The Wonder Bar, he has made an undeniable impact on the Jersey Rock scene. Lance Larson released his first new album in 10 years back in December. "The Bridges We Cross" is a hard-rocking, soulful, shining example of the New Jersey sound. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the disc. Lance Larson will join us in studio each night!

Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: Ashley McKinley

Ashley McKinley's debut album "Wishful Thinking" will be released on Friday 12/29. Ashley McKinley will rock a free record release show with Colton Kayser and Meg Cannon at Langosta Lounge in Asbury Park the same day. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear tracks from the new LP. Ashley McKinley will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: Steve Burks

Steve Burks is a lover of whiskey and singer of sad songs. He'll rock Gold Sounds Bar in Brooklyn on Sunday 12/17. His latest EP "These Nights" is out now. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the new disc. Steve Burks will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Artist of the Week: Skrizzly Adams

2015 International Songwriting Competition Grand Prize Winner Skrizzly Adams has a unique sound that blends elements of Southern Rock and Hip Hop. He'll call into Jersey Rock each night this week. Tune to 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday night at 11:30 pm to hear from him and check out tracks from his "Stains" EP!