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Q: So what do four guys from Pennsylvania, Texas, Tennessee, and Massachusetts — and all currently based out of Florida — have in common with four guys from “Joisey” this summery August 3, 2018 evening at the Strand Theater in Lakewood, NJ?... READ ON

As we make our way inside the Grunin Center of the Arts located on the campus of Ocean County College in Toms River, NJ, this Saturday, July 28, 2018, we see music lovers of all ages. Some of them are wearing street clothes but some are decked out in outfits from the 1970s and ’80s for tonight’s concert by the ’70s and ’80s tribute band, The Great Rock N Roll Time Machine.... READ ON

The bucolic seashore town of Ocean Grove, NJ is a place designed for quiet reflection and spiritual renewal. An artist sketches in the lush green park off Pilgrim Pathway. Still others read or meditate in the heart of this picturesque village which features gingerbread houses and colorful gardens, all just steps away from the fresh salt air wafting off the blue Atlantic Ocean.... READ ON

A light summer rain is falling outside Englewood, NJ’s BergenPAC this Wednesday July 25, 2018, as music lovers decked out in peace signs, tie-dyed shirts, and bell-bottomed jeans arrive for tonight’s Hippiefest concert event starring Vanilla Fudge, Rick Derringer, Mitch Ryder, and Badfingers’ Joey Molland.... READ ON

As we walk down Spring Street in Newton, NJ this Saturday, July 21, 2018 evening, we can’t help but notice it’s drizzling. We laugh when the two of us suddenly start singing “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head” because we’re currently on our way to the Newton Theatre to hear a live concert by the singer of that classic 1970 #1 hit, BJ Thomas!... READ ON

Bruce Hornsby is a musician who draws from a variety of musical traditions — classical, jazz, bluegrass, folk, Motown, gospel, rock, blues, and more — to create a unique sound which appeals to lovers of all different musical genres.... READ ON

A cool breeze blows off the glistening Atlantic as we stroll the sunny Asbury Park Boardwalk this Sunday, July 15, 2018 evening, taking in the sights and sounds of this historic seaside town. As we pass Convention Hall and the Paramount Theater, we’re reminded of the town’s artistic past. Here, musical innovators like John Philip Sousa, Billie Holiday, and Lionel Hampton, and later, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, and Southside Johnny arrived, and ultimately went on to make their marks in musical history.... READ ON

Outside pastoral Ocean Grove, NJ’s Great Auditorium — a religious retreat at the Jersey Shore since 1894 — there’s a palpable rock concert vibe in the air this summery Saturday, July 14, 2018 evening.... READ ON

As we traverse the streets of picturesque Ocean Grove, NJ this lovely July 12, 2018 evening, we can’t help but notice the manicured green perennial gardens full of pink and blue hydrangeas, white daisies, and a rainbow of other flowers that adorn the quaint gingerbread houses. We see homeowners enjoying wine on their verandas near the ocean, while others bike or enjoy the fresh salt air as they stroll the Ocean Grove boardwalk.... READ ON

It’s over 90 degrees on Spring Street in Newton, NJ, this June 30, 2018 evening! As we enter the doors of the Newton Theatre, we immediately feel cool — not only because of the comfortably cool temperature inside this historic venue, but because we’re here to see one of the coolest blues bands around — Canned Heat!... READ ON

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