Shoreworld: Accidental Seabirds – The Greenpoint Spill

Whenever I hear recording titles that release clues to the artist’s deep-seated individuality, I tend to enjoy finding the parallels that tie meaning to the music. Accidental Seabirds are a viable mystery that link body of work to composer history and background. Their new recording, The Greenpoint Spill, is …

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Shoreworld: Karen Phillips – Coming Home

This is the first day of 2014, and what better way to chime in the New Year than with a new musical discovery? Spring Lake, NJ resident and schoolteacher Karen Phillips fits that bill in a very pleasant way.

Coming Home is a 10-song endeavor of rather large proportions. Phillips’ …

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Shoreworld: Lords Of Mercy’s New Album; Nick Clemons III Continues The Legend

Lords Of Mercy – Hard Rock Sentries Pave The Way In The Garden State

Lords Of Mercy might be in the fledgling stage (they formed as a band in 2011), but their experience and history go back years with their involvement in the North Jersey music scene. Several members are …

by   |  12/25/2013  |  Comments (1)

Shoreworld: TV Tramps – Rip It Up!

There are four New Jersey bands that come to mind when following in the footsteps of late 1970s punk rock perfection. Of course, you have The F-Bombers, who mix the raw and emotive angst of The Runaways with in-your-face action reminiscent of The Distillers, and the grease fire hot sounds …

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Shoreworld: Sean Marshall’s New EP; Danny Coleman’s Rock On Radio

Sean Marshall – Anchor Sleep

Sean Marshall is best known for his substantial lead guitar and harmony talents with Monmouth County up-and-comers Lightning Jar. Marshall’s penchant for description and his painstakingly detailed formulation of sound are the attention-grabbing vessels used on his latest EP, Anchor Sleep.

Marshall demonstrates why …

by   |  12/11/2013  |  Comments (2)

Shoreworld: Asbury Music Awards; The Grip Weeds Slip Into The Groove

21st Annual Asbury Music Awards – Dec. 12 – Live From The Legendary Stone Pony

The holiday season is upon us. The flurry of holiday activity is an intense period where most of us can only hang on for dear life as it does its best to hand out nervous …

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Shoreworld: Bobby Rydell Comes To McLoone’s; A Holiday Team Up Release

Sammy Boyd Presents: Bobby Rydell – The Wild One Is Back! McLoone’s Supper Club – Nov. 29

Bobby Rydell was one of the early “teen idol” purveyors of the rock and roll sound. From his beginnings in the 1950s appearing on shows such as Paul Whiteman’s TV Teen Club, …

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Shoreworld: James Rensenbrink; Rosie’s House Concert Extravaganza

Aquarian Founder James Rensenbrink Passes At 81

James Rensenbrink is a name that I grew up with. From my late teens, The Aquarian was my bible when it came to all things rock and roll. From exciting stories about national and local acts, to want ads promising greatness and fame, …

by   |  11/20/2013  |  Comments (1)

Shoreworld: Danny White’s ‘If We Never Meet Again’; Casino Sundae Open For The Smithereens

Danny White – If We Never Meet Again

As American as Chevrolet, baseball and apple pie, Danny White is back with another foray into the mellow, coastal-spun credibility of a Jersey-born rock and roll son. His latest is titled If We Never Meet Again, and was produced by the …

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Shoreworld: Jim Mill – Aperture

Jim Mill hails from the gritty city of Lakewood. Tucked into the northern section of Ocean County, Lakewood is well known for its turn-of-the-century popularity as a pristine vacation resort for folks such as the Rockefellers and the Goulds. Of course, much has changed since those golden years when there …

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