Tag: Music

Asbury Park Surf Music Festival Grows

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | ASBURY PARK – The Asbury Park Surf Music Festival has grown in four years from a few hundred people to a four-day event with educational...

August 21, 2017 | comments

Black Flamingos Go Surfin’ On Broad Street

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | RED BANK  – To celebrate the release of their first full-length album, the surf music band Black Flamingos is having a record release show on...

May 19, 2017 | comments

Brian Kirk (Not Your Average Musician)

By Chris Spiewak MOST READERS WILL recognize Brian Kirk as the leader of the tremendously successful party band Brian Kirk & The Jirks, but many may not realize that he...

July 25, 2016 | comments

Introducing…The Weeklings

  By Chris Spiewak The breakup of The Beatles in 1970 brought disbelief and sadness to millions of people. One of the most popular groups in history left a void...

March 12, 2016 | comments

Night Grooves

By Uncle Mike While everyone knows that May is the month for flowers and Moms, in terms of the local music scene it is the month of the killer B’s....

May 4, 2012 | comments

Louise Harrison: Keeping the Music Alive

Louise Harrison, older sister of the late Beatle George Harrison, is working to Help Keep Music Alive—the music her brother spent his life creating. Today, Harrison’s music is being learned...

December 1, 2011 | comments