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Gene Potts: Lead Vocalist of Colossal Street Jam

“I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring,” proclaimed the legendary late rocker David Bowie. OK, the Colossal Street Jam actually has a clear direction, which definitely won’t be boring either, but I … Continue reading

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Comedian Mike Marino’s Presidential Tour Comes to Asbury Park Aug 15!

“Stand-up comedy and comedy in general is the ultimate form of free speech, because you get to poke holes in all the pretentious bubbles politicians and pundits and popes and pretenders try to float over our heads,” said actor and … Continue reading

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Philanthropist Marilyn Schlossbach’s New Cookbook: “Eat This Community”

“Your life and mine should be valued not by what we take, but by what we give,” stated Edgar Allen, founder of Easter Seals. If you listened to the interview with Marilyn Schlossbach, you can see she’s given more than … Continue reading

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Chris Delaney – Tattoo Artist/Owner of Almighty Ink in Asbury Park

“Show me a man with a tattoo and I’ll show you a man with an interesting past,” said Jack London, one of the most successful American writers in the early 20th Century. Tattoo Artist Chris Delaney definitely has more than … Continue reading

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Calvin Schwartz: Cerebral Journalist & Adventurer

“Life is either a grand adventure or nothing,” said Helen Keller. It’s safe to say that for the past several years Cal Schwartz has been living his life one grand adventure at a time. Who could have imaged that the … Continue reading

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Bob Egan — Come to His Cabaret!

I’ve always been a fan of live music — absolutely everything including concerts, small clubs, and cozy piano lounges. The thing about musicians is they need places to play their live music. One of the best things about the Jersey … Continue reading

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Kevin John Allen – Singer, Songwriter, 2013 JAM Award Winner-Best Country Artist

Sometimes the songs come easily, and sometimes prolonged agony precedes the final spark of genius. Actually this seems like a metaphor for life. Singer and songwriter Kevin John Allen has known it both ways. One of the songs on his … Continue reading

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Eric Greene & Mario Casella of Slim Chance and The Gamblers

Like so many budding musicians, The Beatles figured prominently in the lives of Eric Greene and Mario Casella. What did we all do before The Beatles? Both Eric and Mario have been involved with several bands and playing music since … Continue reading

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Comedian Mike Marino – NJ’s Bad Boy of Comedy Brings Laughter to the Jersey Shore

In the aftermath of last year’s Superstorm Sandy, many Jersey Shore residents haven’t had much to laugh about. Hopefully that’s about to change. Comedian Mike Marino is headed to the Jersey Shore this August and laughter and smiles will definitely … Continue reading

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WEST END — First Film by Joe Basile Premieres at GSFF in Paramount Theater

It’s perfectly understandable, Joe — you’re entitled to feel like Frank Sinatra opening at the Paramount! Because your Jersey Shore crime drama, West End, is going to premiere at the Paramount in Asbury Park, and there is no better venue … Continue reading

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