North Jersey Notes

LUTHER BLACK AND THE COLD HARD FACTS– Maplewood, NJ I received an interesting email from a very interesting artist that normally wouldn’t catch my attention, but my love for Johnny Cash really drew me to th...

The 1975 @ Starland Ballroom

SAYREVILLE, NJ — In support of their self-titled debut album, English rockers The 1975 performed at Starland Ballroom alongside opening bands Young Rising Sons and CRUISR. The 1975’s set included songs f...

Social Distortion @ Starland Ballroom

SAYREVILLE, NJ—The night at newly and gorgeously renovated Starland Ballroom started with two sedate opening bands, folk-rockers Johnny Two Bags and the garage band, The Whigs. Then, shortly after 10 p.m., ...

Say Anything @ Starland Ballroom

SAYREVILLE, NJ—10 years after the release of the cult favorite ...Is A Real Boy, Say Anything are captivating listeners and creating relevant and engaging music. The group premiered their latest LP, Hebrews...