Newsletter 7-12-10

Hey Everyone,

Hero Pattern played their last show this past Friday, BUT, I got my hands on three previously unreleased songs, and I’m going to be playing them on Lazlo’s Den this week. New Hero Pattern songs on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday!

And Wednesday night on Lazlo’s Den, an interview with Paul Crane from Bastards of Melody, AND, I will world premiere a song from their forthcoming album, “hurry up & wait”.

If you missed the interview last week with Rob Fitzgerald of Hero Pattern, you can stream it from the Interview Archive at &


A few weeks ago I put out the call for people interested in reviewing albums and concerts for the site.

The first of review from new reviewer Jay Mazeffect (who many of you know from the band The Break Evens, and a guest review he did of last year’s Warped Tour), will be up this week. Look for it on &

There’s always room for more reviewers, so if interested, e-mail me.


The Next Free Concert Series show at Buddie’s Tavern (277 Johnsons Lane, Parlin (Sayreville), NJ), will be on Saturday July 24th and feature the return of BASTARDS OF MELODY, along with the amazing bands THE TEA & WHISKEY, and THE SUCCESSFUL FAILURES!


New things on &


LAZLO'S ALBUM OF THE WEEK: Happy Joe - "big mouth" (7/4/10)



The Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt! - "ride/friendship" (MP3/ZIP)

Dot Allison - "religion" (WAV)

Val Emmich - "E.S.T." (MP3)

Joe Whyte - "when the day breaks ep" (Full Album - ZIP File)


New Music News stories


If you have not already purchased “This Album Kills Cancer”, please consider doing so. It’s only $15 for 54 songs, and all money goes directly to Shayne Miel to help with his medical expenses as a result of cancer treatments.

See the full track listing and purchase the album here:


Our updated on air schedule at is

Here’s the programming schedule for this week:

Lazlo’s Den - Monday thru Friday at 8pm ET

Lazlo’s Den presents New Music - Tues @ 8pm ET, Wed @ noon & 10pm, Thurs @ 3am & midnight, Fri @ 9am & 3pm, Sun @ 8pm

‘Rock N Roll Gas Station’ hosted by Jim Testa - Thursday @ 10pm ET, Sun @ 7pm, & Mon @ 6pm

‘The Weekend Mix-Up!’ hosted by Mick Hale - Friday @ 9pm ET, Sat @ 9pm, Sun @ 1pm & 6pm

And, don't forget to stream or download Rock On Radio, directly from The latest installment includes guest Carol Barbieri


Concert Picks Of The Week


Lazlo (

It wouldn't be summer without 90.5 the Night's concerts in the park series at Riverside Gardens Park in Red Bank. This Friday local fave Quincy Mumford will open the show which will also feature Pennsylvania band, Good Old War.


Jim Testa (Jersey Beat)

Friday July 16
MADISON AVE. BOYS, The Fave, Anthony Walker & The Medicine Show, Bern & The Brights - Maxwells, 1039 Washington St. Hoboken - 8:30, $8, 18+

it will be Bern & The Brights CD party, and Anthony Fiumano's first major performance under his new name Anthony Walker.


Danny Coleman (Rock On Radio)

Tuesday July 13th Allenhurst NJ singer/songwriter SHELI AARDEN will be performing as the featured artist at STUDIO LULOO located at 916 White Horse Pike in Oaklyn NJ. Show time begins at 7pm and there is a suggested $5. donation at the door.



Today Harvey Pekar passed away…

If you haven’t read his comics, or seen the wonderful movie American Splendor, do yourself a favor and do so today.

You will be missed Harvey…


That's all for this week folks.