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Run For Cover Rocks All Genres

Run For Cover Rocks All Genres

BY LARISSA FORESE, NIGHT AND DAY

 

Jersey Shore’s “premier party band,” Run For Cover, is a compilation of musicians from all over New Jersey playing the hottest hits.

 

BUILDING THE BAND

 

Tony Nugent, drums and vocals, and John Rumplasch, vocals, started out playing in Goodfellas, a Jersey Shorebased cover band.

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Fatback Keeps the Jersey Shore Funky

Fatback Keeps the Jersey Shore Funky

 

BY SAMANTHA MATTHEWS, NIGHT AND DAY

 

Fatback is not another ’90s cover band playing the same songs as every other group. According to Mike O’Keeffe, a core band member, one of the things band members pride themselves on is that they are veteran musicians who have been making music for a long time.

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Jersey Shore’s crowd pleasin’ Trane Stevens

Jersey Shore’s crowd pleasin’ Trane Stevens

 

BY LARISSA FORESE, NIGHT AND DAY

 

Trane Stevens, based out of Brick and Point Pleasant, draws on a wide range of music genres, playing off their audience’s energy to create the perfect sets to please any crowd.

 

BUILDING THE BAND 

 

Steve Esposito was in and out of bands and playing local bars around the Jersey Shore before the band took shape.

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Psychedelic rock lives on through gods

Psychedelic rock lives on through gods

 

BY LARISSA FORESE, NIGHT AND DAY

 

Carrying such a lofty band name, one would think the Asbury Park-based band, gods, would take on a sense of entitlement.

 

However, gods is the exact opposite, providing the Jersey Shore music scene with down-to-earth shows and introducing their natural vibe, with no signs of slowing down.

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Brue Crew Continues to Rock the Jersey Shore

Brue Crew Continues to Rock the Jersey Shore

 

BY LARISSA FORESE, NIGHT AND DAY

 

For over 20 years, the Brue Crew has been rocking the Jersey Shore bar scene with their three-piece harmony and up-beat shows.

 

BRUE BEGINNINGS

 

Johnny Brue decided to create a band after taking guitar lessons with Adam Niedzweicki, who now plays guitar and sings back-up vocals for the Brue Crew.

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