Tag: Music

Rock Review: Healing Powers

By Chris Spiewak | Music is one of the most amazing forms of art. It has the ability to stir many different emotions like happiness, sadness, love and anger. Music...

November 24, 2017 | comments

Wizards Whipping Up Some Winter Tunes

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | RED BANK – Scott Kelly works in the software business most of the year. Like many people, he takes on a second job at the...

November 23, 2017 | comments

NJ Rep Celebrates Its New Digs – and Women

By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen | THE NEW JERSEY Repertory Company is throwing a coming out party for its new West End Arts Center during the first week in October...

October 2, 2017 | comments

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