Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Levy & The Oaks

Levy & The Oaks' latest EP "Sound Of The City" takes the Asbury Park Folk Americana outfit in a new, Pop-powered direction, while maintaining many of the elements that made them a stand-out act on the Asbury Park music scene. Catch them at Langosta Lounge on 8/25, the Asbury Park Live show on the Asbury Park Boardwalk on 8/29, House Of Independents on 8/30, and at Little Buddy's Hideaway on 9/2. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts Levy & The Oaks' latest release. Bass player Lou Panico will call in to Jersey Rock each night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Matt O'Ree Band

Matt O'Ree Band will rock the Wonder Bar in Asbury Park on 8/12! Joining them on the bill is The Melody Trucks Band, fronted by Melody Trucks, the daughter of Allman Brothers Band drummer Butch Trucks! Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from Matt O'Ree Band's latest album "Brotherhood." Matt O'Ree will join us in-studio each night and Melody Trucks will call in on Wednesday!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: The Ones You Forgot

The Ones You Forgot are back with a brand new release! The group's "Too Afraid To Say" EP is a supercharged rush of emotion and uplifiting energy. The EP release show rocks House Of Independents in Asbury Park this Saturday 7/7! Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from "Too Afraid To Say." Guitarist Matt Thompson will call in to the show each night!

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: Frankenstein 3000

Frankenstein 3000's 9th studio album "The Blunt Truth" dropped on the fitting date of 4/20 and just might be the Asbury Park Punk Rock outfit's best work yet. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the disc. F3K frontman and host of The Electric Ballroom Keith Roth will join us in studio each night! Don't miss Frankenstein 3000 at The Main Man Records 20th Anniversary Show at The Brighton Bar in Long Branch on Friday 6/1!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Funeral Students

Manahawkin Melodic Grunge rockers Funeral Students will perform at the free Jersey Shore Festival in Seaside Heights on Saturday 5/19. Catch them around 8:20 pm at Hook's! Their "Ghost Ocean" album is out now. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday night at 11:30 to hear cuts from the disc. A different band member will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Reality Suite

North Haledon's Reality Suite is a high-powered Hard Rock outfit with a modern edge. Their latest EP "Awaken" will be available this Friday at a record release party at Debonair Music Hall in Teaneck. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear cuts from the disc. The entire band will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: BoundAlive

BoundAlive kicked off 2018 by releasing 3 brand new, free singles. The group will open for Monster Magnet at The Starland Ballroom in Sayreville on Friday 3/30. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to win a pair of tickets to the show! BoundAlive's Jorge Avila and Brian Pearsall will check in over the phone!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Skyeline

Ocean County Alt Rock group Skyeline will perform at The Meatlocker in Montclair on 1/11 and The Saige Cafe in Philadelphia on 1/20. The band's debut album "Something About Your Basement" 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 disc. Singer Brittany Byrne will call in to the show each night!

Jersey Rock Band of the Week: Deal Casino

Asbury Park Indie Rockers Deal Casino are in action this Saturday 1/6 at The Asbury Park Brewery and Wednesday 1/24 at Arlene's Grocery in New York City. Their latest EP "Calidus" 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 disc. Singer Joe P. will call in to the show each night!