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Asbury Music Playlist for April 15 - May 15

originally published: 04/15/2018

Asbury Music Playlist for April 15 - May 15(ASBURY PARK, NJ) -- Asbury Music has updated its new music playlist for the period from April 15 to May 15, 2018.  In addition to spinning a mix of Jersey Artists, Americana, Classic Rock, Covers, and 80s Rock, the online radio station creates a playlist of new tunes for heavy airplay.  The new music playlist generally has over 100 songs each month.  The station itself has roughly 10,000 in its playlist curated by Gary Wien.

"We strive to have a radio station unlike any other," explained Wien.  "While New Jersey artists form a large part of our identity, we also play tons of songs that you won't find anywhere else.  From indie artists to eclectic cover tracks, our goal is to play great songs from around the world.  We don't follow the charts... we create our own."

Asbury Music is run by New Jersey Stage, the Garden State's leading arts & entertainment publication.  The station can be accessed from anywhere in the world at and via the TuneIn app available on most smartphones.

Artists may submit mp3s or a download link for airplay consideration to

Here is the new music playlist starting on April 15, 2018.
A Halo Called Fred - It's That Kind Of Party
Allison Pierce - A Kiss Before You Go
Alvvays - In Undertow
Amanda "Pearl" Shires - I Kept Watch Like Doves
Amanda Rose Riley - The Old Lady at the Open Mic
Anthony D'Amato - On The Banks Of The River Where I Died (With The Mastersons)
Aquino - Moving Me. Moving Free.
Ayron Jones and The Way - Take Your Time
Beach Fossils - Down the Line
Ben Reel - Paradise Found
Ben Strawn - It Would Be Sweet
Bill Toms and Hard Rain (featuring The Soulville Horns) - Back To Memphis
BJ Barham - Road To Nowhere
Blitzen Trapper - Baby Won't You Turn Me On
BNQT - 100 Million Miles
Brent Ryan - Gus McCrae
Brett Dennen - Good Vibration
Brian Fallon - Sleepwalkers
Brooks Dixon - Promises
Cameron Owens - Goin' Home
Charly Bliss - Glitter
Chuck Prophet - We Got Up and Played
Collins Drive - Cemetery Angel
Colter Wall - Motorcycle
Connor Garvey - Insignificance
Cory Branan - I Only Know
Cranston Dean - I Got The Shakes
Cults - Talk in Circles
Darren Criss - Going Nowhere
David Starr - Beautiful Music of You feat Richie Furay
James Deely - somebody at home
Diego Allessandro - This American Life
Dream Wife - Spend The Night
Dust Rhinos - Sailing With the Captain
Dylan Hicks - I Was Made Anew
Ed Snodderly - Whispering
Eilen Jewell - Walking with Frankie
Elizabeth & The Catapult - Better Days
EmiSunshine - Strong Armed Robbery
ERYN - Our Love Won't Die
Esme Bridie - Tower Of Regret
Fazerdaze - Misread
Forest Fire Gospel Choir - Daddio
Foxygen - Avalon
Frank Viele - Broken Love Song (feat Joe Bonamassa)
Freddie Fry - Out Of Time
Gina Sicilia - I Don't Want To Be In Love
Gregg Allman - I Love The Life I Live
Greta Gaines - Heal Me
Griffin House - Straight In The Night
Heart Society - I Don't Give a Damn
Hiss Golden Messenger - Lost Out in the Darkness
Jane Weaver - Slow Motion
Japanese Breakfast - This House
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit - If We Were Vampires
Joe D'Urso & Stone Caravan - Just Once
Joe Grushecky and the Houserockers - More Yesterdays Than Tomorrows
John Smith - Joanna
Joseph Parsons Band - True
Juliana Hatfield - I Wanna Be Your Disease
Karen Mansfield - New Favorite Thing
Larkin Poe - Look Away
Lindi Ortega - Lovers in Love
Little Steven - Standing In The Line Of Fire
Lori McKenna - We Were Cool
Lover - Story (Money Shot)
Luna - Most of the Time
Marc Tappan - Queen Anne Lace
Mark Erelli - Deep Red Bells
Matt Townsend - Came Down from the Mountain
Matthew Perryman Jones - I'm Sorry
Michael Brett - She's The Pilot
Mike Daly & The Planets - Never Too Late
Mount Eerie - Earth
Neil Nathan - Burning a Horse
Nicole Atkins - Brokedown Luck
Nostalgist - Smoldering Amber
Oddme - Fading Away (Dec Live 2017)
Passenger - Sweet Louise
Peter Karp and Sue Foley - More Than I Bargained For
Peter Prasa - Stranger
Phoebe Bridgers - You Missed My Heart
Jane's Party - Ciggy Buzz
Mo Kenney - If You're Not Dead
Poppa John Bug & The Jam Band - The Bronx Is Burning
REICHELT - Heavy Hearts Live In Hell
Rick Springfield - God Don't Care
Rob Dye - Beware 
Rod Picott - Store Bought
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings - Pass Me By
Shout Out Louds - Ease My Mind
Slaid Cleaves - If I Had a Heart
Slow Buildings - What's Wrong With People
Sonofdov - Let Me In
Stacie Rose - Change
Stephen Stills - Questions
Sunshine & The Rain - So Far So Close
Superchunk - What a Time to Be Alive
Ted Leo - The Future (Is Learning To...)
Terry McCarthy - It Hurts
The Accidentals - Parking Lot
The Brixton Riot - Slow Evolution
The Catholic Girls - Shame On You
The Clientele - Everything You See Tonight Is Different From Itself
The Cravens - Endless Heart
The Dead Milkmen - Only the Dead Get off at Kymlinge
The Forty Nineteens - A Stranger On the Shore
The Great Fraud - American Dream
The Hold Steady - Eureka
The James Hunter Six - Show Her
The Naked And Famous - Higher Stripped
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart - Anymore
The Rails - Shame
The Successful Failures - Tennessee Boy
The Wombats - Ice Cream
Thomas Johnston - Indigo Sunset
Tina And The Balance - Break The Walls Down
Tinsley Ellis - I Got Mine
Titus Andronicus - Number One (In New York)
Tom Kanach - Stop It
Tom Russell - I'll Never Leave These Old Horses
Tommy Castro & The Painkillers - Them Changes
U2 - You're the Best Thing About Me
Vandal Moon - Computer Love
Violent Femmes - Memory
Waxahatchee - Recite Remorse
Willie Nile - The Times They Are A-Changin'
Wire - Sonic Lens
Wye Oak - Lifer
Young Lungs - Killin' Me


Daniil Trifonov performs Schumann's Piano Concerto in NJSO debut
(NEWARK, NJ) -- Daniil Trifonov, Musical America’s 2019 Artist of the Year, performs Schumann’s Piano Concerto in his NJSO debut, January 25–27, in the final program of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra’s 2019 Winter Festival, “Music Speaks.” Music Director Xian Zhang conducts the program, which also features Strauss’ Also sprach Zarathustra and the NJSO premiere of Scriabin’s Poem of Ecstasy. Performances take place on January 25 at 8:00pm at NJPAC in Newark, January 26 at 8:00pm at State Theatre New Jersey in New Brunswick and January 27 at 3:00pm at Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown.
Audible and NJPAC Present "Jazz in the Key of Ellison"
(NEWARK, NJ) -- The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) and Audible have announced the first three national performance dates of “Jazz in the Key of Ellison,” celebrating the musical world of the esteemed African-American novelist, critic and scholar Ralph Ellison and his remarkable collection of jazz recordings.
Centenary Stage Presents Michael Davis and the New Wonders
(HACKETTSTOWN, NJ) -- Centenary Stage Company’s annual January Thaw Music Festival returns to the Lackland Performing Arts Center featuring three musical guest artists throughout the month of January. The series launches on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 8:00pm in the Lackland Performing Arts Center with Michael Davis and the New Wonders.
Billy Joel to Celebrate 70th Birthday at MSG
(NEW YORK, NY) -- The Madison Square Garden Company announced that the 64th consecutive show by legendary musician and MSG franchise, Billy Joel, on Thursday, May 9, 2019 takes place on his 70th birthday! The  show will be Joel’s 110th all-time performance at The Garden.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Presents Motor City Live: A Motown Christmas
(ATLANTIC CITY, NJ) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City has extended Motor City Live: A Tribute to Motown through the month of December with a special Motor City Live: A Motown Christmas. Along with your favorite Motown classics, you’ll hear some Motor City versions of your favorite Holiday songs sprinkled in like “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” from The Temptations, Aretha Franklin’s “Winter Wonderland,” “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” and “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” from the Jackson 5, Smokey Robinson’s “Jingle Bells” and much more.

Melissa Etheridge LIVE! at the State Theatre
The lobby of the State Theatre in New Brunswick, NJ, is buzzing with activity this Friday, November 30, 2018 evening as rock music fans ready themselves for a special Holiday Show by singer/songwriter Melissa Etheridge!
Join The Greater South Jersey Chorus For "A Winter's Night" (Or Afternoon)
The holidays bring many special things and, for me, one of the best is the music. It sets a mood, invokes memories, soothes the soul and provides a seasonal soundtrack for my life.
An Interview with Chip Davis Of Mannheim Steamroller Christmas
You can experience the magic of the holidays — Steamroller-style — when Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis makes a tour stop this Thursday, December 6, 2018, at New Brunswick, NJ’s historic State Theatre.
Max Weinberg’s Jukebox LIVE! at the Grunin Center
Something is different about tonight’s November 18, 2018 concert at Toms River, NJ’s Grunin Center for the Arts starring Max Weinberg, celebrated drummer from Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band!
PHOTOS: Matt O'Ree Band at The Stone Pony in Asbury Park
(ASBURY PARK, NJ) -- The Matt O'Ree Band returned to The Stone Pony in Asbury Park on Friday, November 16 and photographer Estelle Massry of Coucou Photography was on hand to take some photos.  David Bryan from Bon Jovi was one of the special guests that night.

Event calendar
Saturday, Dec 15, 2018


DOWNSTREAM @ The Saint, Asbury Park - 7:30pm

LIFE OF AGONY/SICK OF IT ALL @ The Stone Pony, Asbury Park - 6:30pm

JOHNNY O @ Lobby Bar at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City, Atlantic City - 10:00pm

WEIRD SCIENCE @ Hard Rock Cafe at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City, Atlantic City - 10:00pm

The THE BAND Band @ Darress Theatre, Boonton - 8:00pm

Brian Fallon @ Crossroads (Garwood), Garwood - 8:00pm

KASHMIR THE LIVE LED ZEPPELIN SHOW @ The Strand Theater, Lakewood - 8:00pm

Holiday POPS! @ Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall, Princeton - 3:00pm and 6:00pm

TAKING BACK SUNDAY @ Starland Ballroom, Sayreville - 7:00pm

Classic Stones Live! The Complete Rolling Stones Tribute Show @ South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC), South Orange - 8:00pm

The Beat Tells @ Lizzie Rose Music Room, Tuckerton - 7:30pm

The Metropolitan Opera: La Traviata @ Pollak Theatre @ Monmouth University, West Long Branch - 1:00pm


Elf, The Musical @ Surflight Theatre, Beach Haven - 2:00pm and 7:00pm and 7:30pm

A Christmas Story @ Pax Amicus Castle Theatre, Budd Lake - 8:00pm

An Actor's Carol @ Cape May Stage, Cape May - 3:00pm and 7:30pm

Seussical @ CDC Theatre, Cranford - 7:30pm

Peter Pan @ Axelrod Performing Arts Center, Deal Park - 7:30pm

A CHRISTMAS CAROL @ Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC), Englewood - 8:00pm

Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn @ Paper Mill Playhouse, Millburn - 1:30pm and 7:00pm


A Wonderful Life @ Broadway Theatre of Pitman, Pitman - 8:00pm

Junie B. Jones The Musical at Black Box PAC @ Black Box PAC, Teaneck - 11:00am

A Charlie Brown Christmas @ Studio Playhouse Upper Montclair, Upper Montclair - 1:30pm and 3:30pm

Hudson Theatre Works presents "And My True Love Gave To Me" @ Hudson Theatre Works, Weehawken - 8:00pm


Louie Anderson @ Mainstage @ Union County Performing Arts Center (UCPAC), Rahway - 8:00pm


NEW JERSEY BALLET’S NUTCRACKER WITH NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA @ Mayo Performing Arts Center (MPAC), Morristown - 1:00pm and 6:00pm

Forces of Nature Dance Theatre with special guest Sweet Honey In The Rock @ Victoria Theater @ New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Newark - 2:00pm and 7:30pm


Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas in Concert Live to Film @ Prudential Hall @ New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Newark - 2:00pm and 7:30pm

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