North Jersey Notes: Updates!

NORTH JERSEY NOTES UPDATES:

While the world is still trying to figure out who the f**k Tommy London is, Tommy will be releasing his debut single, “Sugar Red,” on Jan. 8, Elvis’s birthday! Tommy made his debut as a solo artist at the Gramercy Theatre back in September. For those …

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North Jersey Notes: Red Hymns

RED HYMNS—Union City, NJ
Back in September, my band Rahway performed at the Electric City Music Conference in Scranton, Penn. We played at a venue called The V Spot, but we weren’t the only Jersey band on the bill. There was also a very cool band out of Union City, …

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North Jersey Notes – International Override

INTERNATIONAL OVERRIDE—Clifton, NJ

The Cricket Club in Irvington, NJ will be re-opening its doors on Dec. 15 thanks to Missi Fieretag from MMFlame Productions, who will help to bring the rock back to the Cricket Club with performances from my band Rahway, Ryder, PAULUS HooK, Police Navidad featuring Anthony …

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North Jersey Notes – The Skullers

THE SKULLERS—Weehawken, NJ

I heard an amazing blues band on Tom Hanley’s Jersey Rock show on the WRAT one night on my way home from rehearsal. The best part was that the band was from North Jersey — Weehawken to be exact — and they called themselves The Skullers, …

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North Jersey Notes: New York’s Orissa

ORISSA—New York, NY

A really good prog-rock band from New York City came across my desk a couple of weeks ago by way of a press release, so I gave the Soundcloud link for their new CD, Resurrection, a quick listen. The name of the band is Orissa and …

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North Jersey Notes – Taking A Look at DESPAIRADISIO

DESPAIRADISIO—Bordentown, NJ
Looks like Tripsquad Records is at it again, sending me some gems from their roster. This week, I was presented with a hardcore band that brought be back to my childhood. The name of the band was DESPAIRADISIO from Bordentown, NJ. I only got to hear a song …

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North Jersey Notes

EYESWAN—Stanhope, NJ

My buddy, the lovely and talented, Lindsay Klein-Hrynio, recently spotlighted a band on her “Homegrown Spotlight” show on WDHA from Stanhope, NJ, who call themselves Eyeswan. I loved the song that I heard on her show, but I couldn’t remember the name for the life of me, …

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North Jersey Notes: Checking In with Voodoo Terror Tribe and More!

NORTH JERSEY NOTES UPDATES:
Huge congrats to my brothers from Voodoo Terror Tribe, who have signed a deal with EMP Label Group, which is owned by Megadeth’s Dave Ellefson and run by A&R Director, Thomas Hazaert. This is amazing news for the VTT camp! The band’s latest CD, The Sun

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North Jersey Notes – Metal Life Crisis, Tommy London, And More!

METAL LIFE CRISIS—Belmar, NJ

This week’s feature band is a band that I became familiar with when my band Rahway performed with them at the The Saint in Asbury Park, NJ last spring. I thought their music was heavy and riff-tastic supported with some pretty amazing vocals by singer Gerald …

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North Jersey Notes Covers Pine Barons, Frankenstein 3000, And More!

PINE BARONS—Shamong, NJ

I was driving home from work the other day and listening WMMR, a Philadelphia rock radio station, and on their “Local Shots” segment, they featured a band called Pine Barons from South Jersey. Now, just an F.Y.I., this is the second week in a row that I’ve …

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