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Tedeschi Trucks Band Announces 10th Anniversary Residency at The Beacon Theatre

(NEW YORK, NY) -- Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. (MSG Entertainment) has announced that Tedeschi Trucks Band will return home to the Beacon Theatre where they will perform for the 10th year. The Beacon Theatre dates will be the band’s first performances featuring the full, reunited 12-piece band since February 2020. The 2021 shows will take place on September 30, October 1, 2, 5, 6, 8 and 9 and are part of their multi-year, dual city residency that also includes The Chicago Theatre – one of MSG Entertainment’s most unique bookings to date. Tickets for all seven shows are on sale now.

Ferocious Designs Releases Debut Single
Ferocious Designs, the music project of central New Jersey-based songwriter Brian Kelley, has released “Lay It on the Line” from the upcoming debut EP, A Matter of Time, to coincide with Bandcamp’s Juneteenth fundraising event. The track is available for download at ferociousdesigns.bandcamp.com. 

NJ Musicians Scammed During Pandemic Turn Loss Into Opportunity
(ASBURY PARK, NJ) -- As if New Jersey indie artists don’t already have it tough enough these days trying to make a living.... scammers are targeting them with a fury. Performers Bryan Hansen and Jimmy Merchant are now fighting back, vaulting their experience with the scammers into a new business venture and sharing the story to save other musicians grief.

Rock On! This Week's Sound Bites...6/17/21
Alan Hewitt, and his band mates which comprise One Nation have extensive resumes; very extensive resumes. The Moody Blues, Pat Benatar, Motley Crue, Britney Spears, NSYNC, Martina McBride and John Lodge are only a handful from the list of artists this group of musicians have performed with or supported. 

Eagles To Play Shows At Madison Square Garden In August
(NEW YORK, NY) -- Eagles – Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit, with Deacon Frey and Vince Gill - will perform two nights at Madison Square Garden.  The "Hotel California" 2021 tour comes to MSG on August 22 and August 24. Commemorating their 1976 album, the concerts will feature a “Hotel California” set accompanied by an orchestra and choir, followed by an additional set of the band’s greatest hits.

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FEATURES

Rock On! This Week's Sound Bites...6/17/21

Alan Hewitt, and his band mates which comprise One Nation have extensive resumes; very extensive resumes. The Moody Blues, Pat Benatar, Motley Crue, Britney Spears, NSYNC, Martina McBride and John Lodge are only a handful from the list of artists this group of musicians have performed with or supported. 

Makin Waves with the dt’s: Indie Pop Addiction
The dt’s are the new name of the duo featuring for Vaughns guitarist Dave Cacciatore and bassist Tom Losito. They are premiering their debut single, “You with Me,” in Makin Waves at New Jersey Stage.

Rock On! This Week's Sound Bites...6/10/21
Greg Kihn, Sammy Hagar, Ambrosia, GTR with Steve Howe are just a few of the world renowned musicians and bands that multi-instrumentalist Robert Berry has worked with both on stage and off but perhaps it is his association with the great Carl Palmer and the late Keith Emerson in the band "3" that has been one of his greatest accomplishments and with the release of "Third Impression" things have come full circle.

Blowupradio.com Seeks Artists For Annual Benefit Concert and Compilation
Blowupradio.com is an online radio station that supports and promotes independent music from artists across the Garden State. Run by Lazlo, the station hosts an annual benefit for the Spondylitis Association of America, an organization that provides support for a genetic disease which his wife is afflicted with. He is currently seeking artists for the annual compilation and live broadcast for the benefit.

Good Tunes Episode 30
In the latest episode of Good Tunes, a music-centric, comedic podcast hosted by longtime friends and frequent band-mates, Tim Montalvo and Roger Wuy, the guys watch the music video for the title track off their second WUP EP, "Touch the Sky". Touch this guy. Roger's still sour about Tim's "science class" comment. Jolly Ranchers. The proper way to drop a stool. The devil's cabbage. Touch that guy. Future Tim didn't make it home.

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RADIO SHOWS

The Penguin has several recorded radio shows that are available on demand. Shows range from those featuring artists from New Jersey to new music from around the world and those that focus on the 80s. Click here for descriptions of each show.

HALL OF FAME

The Penguin is creating its own Hall of Fame to spotlight our favorite artists, songs, and albums from throughout the radio station's history... coming soon!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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