Music News

ROCK ON! This Week's Sound Bites...6/20/19
Collective Soul has recorded, released and performed music for more than 25 years and even though there have been deviations from the original line up they have persevered, adapted and continue to move forward as this current "Now's The Time Tour 2019" supporting their recent release, "Blood" can attest. ... READ ON

Victor Wainwright and the Train To Perform At Somers Point Beach Concert Series
(SOMERS POINT, NJ) -- Hot on the heels of his 2019 Grammy Awards "Best Contemporary Blues Album" nomination, the 'Piana From Savannah' Victor Wainwright and the Train head out for their Summer 2019 Tour, with a local performance at the Somers Point Beach Concert Series on Friday, June 28 at 7:00pm. The concert takes place at 715 Bay Avenue.... READ ON

New Summer Jazz Series at the College of Saint Elizabeth
(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- A new summer concert series will bring both top food trucks and well-known jazz musicians to Dolan Performance Hall on the campus of the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown. With easy access from Route 24 at Convent Station, plenty of free parking, and excellent acoustics, Dolan Hall is a great music venue and having food trucks on campus starting at 5:30pm will add to the festive atmosphere. ... READ ON

Makin Waves with Apollo Ali: 'Champion Sound'
​​​​​​​Camden rapper Apollo Ali, the last grandson of heavyweight champion “Jersey” Joe Walcott, will be performing songs off his brand-new LP, “Don’t Bite,” on the Garden State Hip-Hop and Makin Waves Summer Rap ‘n’ Rock Tour. He honors his grandfather with a new single, “Champion Sound,” from his just-dropped LP, “Don’t Bite.” ... READ ON

Makin Waves Record of the Week: "American Carnage" by Sunny Gang
Newark-based punk-rap band Sunny Gang will celebrate the release of their long-awaited EP, “American Carnage,” on June 21 at Asbury Park Brewery with Nervous Triggers, Offtopkills and OhWon.... READ ON