The ultimate power pop band, Smash Palace, will be having an album release concert at The Ritz Theatre, in New Jersey, on April 29. The show will celebrate their eighth CD, Do It Again, which premiers on April 24. Smash Palace was first discovered at New York’s CBGB’s. Now, the successful group’s music is diverse and eclectic; it is a funky fusion of ‘60s, ‘70s, and ‘80s influences. Its infectious groove is accentuated by clever lyrics and skillful arrangements. Smash Palace guarantees an entertaining night. The show starts at 7:30 p.m.; ticket prices vary.
Smash Palace: Blast To The Past
—by Marissa Savino, April 17, 2012