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North Jersey Notes: C.C. Coletti

I recently got to check out the Kix show over at Dexter’s in Riverdale, NJ, last weekend. Of course, I got to feature one of the opening bands a couple of weeks ago, Jersey Gypsy. The other opening act for Kix ...
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North Jersey Notes: Sykohed

One band that’s been making some noise in the area is a band called Sykohed. I have to admit that my curiosity got the best of me when I heard the name, so I had to go to their MySpace page, myspace.com/sykohed...
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North Jersey Notes: Jersey Gypsy

I recently received some email from my bud, Adrian Freyre, who used to play with the band Trimm. Adrian wanted to inform me that he’s now playing guitar for the band Jersey Gypsy. I know that I’ve heard of thes...
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North Jersey Notes: The Bangs

I recently got an email from a guy named Gary who said that he represented a band called The Bangs. Now, usually when I get an email, I would go to the band’s MySpace page to give them a listen. In this case, I...
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North Jersey Notes: The Dirty Pearls

Congrats need to go out to a New York City band who made the Top Sixx in Motley Crue and Guitar Center’s “Make Rock History” contest. Yes, I’m talking about The Dirty Pearls! Millions of bands entered this cont...
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North Jersey Notes Updates

I recently got an email from my bro Steve Richards from Hope Kills Fear. Unfortunately, the email came in a week too late, because he wanted me to plug a showcase that his band was playing this past week down a...

Tattoo Lou’s: Suffolk County, NY

I recently went house hunting in West Babylon, Long Island, when my girlfriend and I stumbled across a cool little tattoo shop right on Sunrise Highway. The name of the shop is Tattoo Lou’s Tattoo And Body Pier...
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North Jersey Notes Updates

Congrats to my brothers from Diablo Royale! They recently won a two-date battle of the bands making them fliptup.com’s “Band Of The Year.” The first date took place back in July, which made them the New York...
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North Jersey Notes Updates

I got an email from my bud, Dan Lorenzo, recently, and he told me that he was teaming up with his former Hades bandmate, Alan Tecchio, and drummer Ron Lipnicki from Overkill to form a metal cover band called Sc...