The Lakehouse Music Academy offers students of all ages and skill levels instruction in all facets of the music industry. The Asbury Park progressive music school will showcase its students at The Wonder Bar on 6/21, 6/22, and 6/23 and The Saint on 6/22 for the "Big Gig." It's a free, family-friendly event! Tune to Jersey Rock Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday to hear from the people behind the academy as we rock tracks from Lakehouse alums on the Moto Records Label!
Every year the Jammin' For Jaclyn benefit concert raises money for 2 local cancer patients. The 6th annual event rocks The Sayreville Knights of Columbus with 10 local acts on 4/27! Organizer and local musician Michael Squillace will call in to Jersey Rock all week as we hear from some of the bands playing the benefit. Tune to 95.9 The Rat Tuesday at 11:30 pm to hear a track from Jake Tavill And Indigo Soul, Wednesday at 11:30 pm for the Taylor Tote Band, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear from The Nick Ryan Band!
The Electric Ballroom celebrates 20 years destroying the airwaves with a stacked show at the intitmate House Of Independents in Asbury Park on Sunday 12/30! New Years Eve, Eve will feature Monster Magnet, Blue Coop (feat. members of Blue Oyster Cult & The Alice Cooper Group), The Ribeye Brothers, The Naughty Clouds and Electric Ballroom Host Keith Roth's band Frankenstein 3000. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 11:30 pm for a preview of the event. Keith Roth will join us in-studio each night!
The Earbuds Jersey Rock Mixtape is a rad cassette compilation featuring tracks from 8 Jersey Rock bands! Straddling the genres of Rock, Punk, Funk, Folk Blues,, and Metal, it includes songs from The Vansaders, Reality Suite, The Skullers, Levy & The Oaks, Frankenstein 3000, The Ones You Forgot, Experiment 34, and Dark Sky Choir. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm to hear from the artists on the compilation and win your own copy of the Earbuds Jersey Rock Mixtape. You can also enter to win now on the contest page at wrat.com!
Hub City Sounds Rock New Brunswick 2017 is a 3-day music festival that will rock New Brunswick from Friday 9/8 to Sunday 9/10. There are events throughout the weekend featuring live music performances, DJ's, aerial performances, and panel discussions. Tune to Jersey Rock on 95.9 The Rat on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11:30 pm for a preview of the festival. Bob Makin, one of the event's producers, will call in each night and we'll rock 3 of the bands performing on 9/10: The Hub City Stompers, Killer Shrimp and Experiment 34!