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Twisted Sister – Music News

When Twisted Sis- ter burst onto the national scene in 1984, thanks in large part to the ubiquitous MTV videos for the infectious an- thems, “We’re Not Gonna Take It” and “I Wanna Rock,” many people thought the Long Island-based band was a new group that had achieved overnight success. That, however, was far from the case. In reality, Twisted Sister struggled for 10 years on the New Jersey and New York bar and club scene before receiv- ing their first record deal and record- ing their debut album, 1982’s “Under the Blade.” Now there’s a great new documentary, “We […]

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Autumn City

About Autumn City is an all female alternative indie rock trio from central New Jersey. This original band writes songs that will reach out and grab your soul while the distinct rhythm leaves anyone who listens to them wanting more. These women are inspired by life, heart break and rising above the ashes, all of which can be heard in the powerhouse melody that carries these lyrics. Driven by passion, Autumn City sets themselves apart during live performances. The band consists of Audra Thomas on bass, Amanda Kelly on percussion and Aster Pheonyx on the guitar and vocals. Together, these […]

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Jam Straight Band

About Jam Straight Jam Straight was formed by Jerry Squillante (drums), Neil Nappi (guitar) and Jim Nappi (bass), all hailing from Bergen County, NJ in the summer of 2005. The two brothers and distant cousin performed as a trio for several years appearing at local venues and backyard parties with a groovy combination of original and cover music ranging from the Allman Brothers to Frank Zappa. During this time several old and new friends appeared with the band in different capacities. Elise Carter (flute), Chris Reed (sax) and Bob Trostle (harmonica) are several outstanding local Jammers who appeared with the […]

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Cruel Season

About Rising from the ashes of Rockland County’s Fuel is the new four-piece, guitar-driven hard rock band known as Cruel Season. 2015 finds the group unveiling their debut full-length RISE on Dark Star Records/SONY. With these ten bristling tracks, drummer Roger Cohen (a Broadway and jazz veteran) brings his honed touring and studio chops to aggressive and symphonic heights. Guitarist and album producer Justin Jurman (Autumn Hour) blends deep textures with deft, muscular riffing. Vocalist Mike McManamon (The Noise Addiction) infuses raw honesty with grit-soaked melody. Bassist Doug Odell (Ted Poley, China Blue) anchors the proceedings with low-end pocket to […]

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CRUSH

About We are a Rockland County NY/North New Jersey based band that has developed a set list which is comprised of music from bands that you love to hear when out drinking/socializing at a great bar/club or private party. We play great venues in Roakland, Orange and Westchester Counties in New York and North and Central New Jersey. CRUSH plays songs from a bunch of artists which include Bon Jovi, Van Halen, Def Leppard, Motley Crue, Journey, Quiet Riot, U2, Poison, Stone Temple Pilots, Bryan Adams, Heart, Twisted Sister, and more! Adding songs all the time. Members Members: Lisa Gold […]

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No Turn On Red

No Turn on Red is cover band out of Northern Bergen County playing all your favorite music from classic rock, to modern country and lots more! Band Members Rose Grisolia Martin – Vocals Tim Fritzsch – Guitar & Vocals Robert Capone – Keyboard & Vocals Jay Fritzsch – Drums Glen Hampson – Bass guitar & vocals Contact/Info https://www.facebook.com/NO-TURN-on-RED-759855464082818/info/?tab=page_info Phone: +1 201-926-4448

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Rivera Bomma

From New Jersey U.S.A. Melodic Hard Rock/Metal RIVERA BOMMA was formed in late 2000 Named after founding musicians, Lead vocalist JOHN BOMMA (previously with Metal Blades recording artist HADES) & guitar virtuoso ROD RIVERA. Their strong guitar driven debut album, INVISIBLE FORCE, Released independently by the band in July 2001 was received well by the underground metal scene. https://www.facebook.com/riverabomma.band www.riverabomma.com/

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Kita Klane

The sultry swagger of Kita Klane is undeniably addictive. Dominated by a brooding beat, electronic flavors, and purring vocals, “Fingerprints” makes you want to get down and dirty on the dance floor of a dimly lit speakeasy- perhaps with a Gibson martini in hand. – Madysin Hatter Madysin Hatter’s SONG OF THE WEEK Song: FINGERPRINTS, Artist: KITA KLANE The sultry swagger of Kita Klane is undeniably addictive. Dominated by a brooding beat, electronic flavors, and purring vocals, “Fingerprints” makes you want to get down and dirty on the dance floor of a dimly lit speakeasy— perhaps with a Gibson martini […]

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Justina Valentine

It’s only a matter of time before Justina Valentine becomes a household name. Not only is this girl insanely talented at singing, rapping and free-styling, but she also possesses the drive, ambition, work ethic, and “it” factor thats going to springboard her into superstardom. – Madysin Hatter https://twitter.com/justinamusic https://instagram.com/justinamusic/?hl=en

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Steve Bello Band

What starts out sounding like a spacey, mellow jam ends up attacking you quicker than you can put the pedal to the metal. The attack is the most welcome, thanks to the amazing guitar virtuoso Steve Bello and his most excellent band. No singer is needed here, Bello’s guitar does all the talkin’. – Madysin Hatter Joe DeMott: Bassist Steve Bello: Guitarist Kamran Vaziri: Drums

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Buckcherry

Legendary rock band Buckcherry has been shaping the sound of rock music since the late 90’s. With a recent release of their new album, “Rock N’ Roll”, the boys of Buckcherry are gearing up to hit the road once again. The outrageous energy and skill levels of each band member, along-side the magnetic charisma of the bands frontman Josh Todd and their unrivaled catalogue of hits make for an unforgettable night of raw and genuine rock n roll. -Madysin Hatter Members Guitarist: Keith Nelson Bassist: Kelly LeMieux Vocalist: Josh Todd Drummer: Xavier Muriel Guitarist: Stevie D. Upcoming Concerts Sep 09 […]

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Kendra Chantelle

Kendra Chantelle is taking the music world by storm. With an undeniably superior vocal range that would make even Mariah blush with jealousy, and a raw emotional connection that can be felt with every note she sings, its no wonder that Kendra Chantelle made such a lasting impression during her time on American Idol. – Madysin Hatter http://www.kendrachantelle.com/ https://www.facebook.com/KendraChantelleMusic‎ https://twitter.com/kendrachantelle‎

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Syka

Syka, known for their dazzling live performances, conceptually driven music, & dark glam style, is showing the world what it means to Stay Wild. Jesyka- Vocals Gregg Sgar- Guitar Gino Martine- Bass Steve Richards- Drums syka.bandcamp.com facebook.com/SykaMusic youtube.com/user/SYKAtv

HYNGD

HYNGD

HYNGD is a hard rock group that works hard to get noticed on a national level. Emerging from New York the band has played many venues in the United States and has opened for over 50 national acts, such as GODSMACK, SEVENDUST, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, SALIVA, DROWNING POOL, FUEL, etc… HYNGD continues to grow their fan base from each show they play and from all over the world. “I think we have a sound that everyone can relate to in their lives”, the rock world needs something positive so lets all get HYNGD! https://www.facebook.com/hyngd‎ http://www.hyngd.com/

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Slaves and Martyrs

Conceived in North Jersey in the fall of 2014, Slaves and Martyrs is a three-piece Rock group that delivers a new eclectic sound that satisfies everyones musical A.D.D and crave for entertainment. With music the revs the imagination and lyrics that paint a picture, Slaves and Martyrs draws you into the experience of every song. They continue to challenge the norm by stepping out of the box delivering songs rarely heard in today’s music and putting on a live show that is a spectacle to be seen. Check out their debut EP “Free” here: https://slavesandmartyrs.bandcamp.com

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The Bone Chimes

The Bone Chimes is the dynamic New York indie rock project fronted by Tobi D’Amore (vocals/guitar), with close friends & integral members Ben Dobay (Woodwinds/Keys), Tom Rizacassa (Bass), Vincent Byrne (Drums) and Alessandra Migliaccio (Vocals/Keys). Their debut album, In the Muck, was released in 2013 and set the stage for their next, self titled release, later this year. Having played to sold out audiences at some of NY’s most iconic venues such as Irving Plaza (opening for the Dirty Pearls), Music Hall of Williamsburg (Opening for Animal Years and Jesus on the Mainline), Rough Trade, Mercury Lounge, Pianos, and Arlene’s […]