‘The Bruce Springsteen Archives’ Film at Festival in Asbury Park

The Asbury Park Music and Film Festival and the Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music at Monmouth University will once again screen  “The Bruce Springsteen Archives”  at the Paramount Theatre Sat., April 25 at 4 p.m. Thom Zimny, long time film director and archivist for Bruce Springsteen, will present an exclusive screening of […]

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Poetry Workshop at Springsteen Exhibit

The Monmouth County Historical Association, Freehold, is offering a poetry workshop led by B.J. Ward, poet and author, in which the attendees create narrative poems using Bruce Springsteen’s songs, life and music as inspiration. Ward participated in the roundtable discussion sessions at the Bruce Springsteen’s Darkness on the Edge of Town: An International Symposium at […]

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Jonas Brothers in Asbury Park

By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI The Jonas Brothers, who performed at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park in 2005, returned to the iconic music venue Sunday night to perform and wow a younger audience. The Asbury Park beachfront came alive Sunday night as thousands of screaming fans greeted and cheered for the famous Jersey born brothers, […]

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Free Concert in Neptune City Park

Mike Byrne, whose family members are well known performers at the Shore for half a century, will perform in Memorial Park in Neptune City Aug. 10. The concert is free and open to the public. It was postponed from July 20 due to excessive heat. This is Byrne’s first time performing in Neptune City. His […]

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Remembering a Music Fan

By DON STINE Music is alive and well in Asbury Park but, unfortunately, one of its biggest fans is not! Kerry F. Layton , 70, of Deal who was a regular fixture at the back bar of the Stone Pony for the last 40 years, died on June 7. A special memorial gathering in remembrance […]

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