Phish to Play Las Vegas Sphere in 2024
Phish will appear at the Sphere in Las Vegas next spring, performing four shows in April 2024. The jam band will play four consecutive nights: April 18, 19, 20 and 21. Ticket requests can be made now through Dec. 11, with tickets for the general public going on sale beginning Dec. 15.
Pogues’ Troubled Frontman Shane MacGowan Dies at 65
Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan, best known for the holiday favorite "Fairytale in New York," has died after a bout with viral encephalitis. He was 65. His wife Victoria Mary Clarke confirmed the news on Instagram, declaring that "the start and end of everything I hold dear has gone to be with Jesus and Mary and his beautiful mother Therese." MacGowan had recently been discharged from the hospital where he had been staying since being diagnosed with the disease.
Simon Kirke: ‘Travesty’ Free and Bad Company Aren’t in Rock Hall
Simon Kirke believes his bands Free and Bad Company both deserve to be in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The drummer lamented the groups’ exclusions during an appearance on the Bob Lefsetz Podcast. “I think it's such a travesty. Quite honestly,” Kirke declared. “Free certainly should be...
Walmart Making Yet Another Massive Change You Might Actually Like
If you haven't been to a Walmart store lately, you've missed A LOT. The biggest thing has been the thorough makeover that cost Walmart $9 million to modernize their stores. But the retail giant is far from being finished rolling out the changes. New Feature Planned For Walmart Stores. Walmarts...
Daryl Hall Claims He Was ‘Blindsided’ by John Oates
Details continue to emerge in the ongoing legal battle between hit-making duo Daryl Hall and John Oates. Hall filed a lawsuit and restraining order against his bandmate earlier this month after discovering Oates was planning to sell his portion of the duo’s joint venture to the company Primary Wave.
Carbon monoxide recall now expanded for range sold in NJ
A very serious recall has been expanded since it was first announced back in January 2023. It's a life-threatening situation that should be addressed immediately. Earlier in the year, ZLINE announced a recall alert for a line of its gas ranges over dangerous levels of carbon monoxide being emitted into the home. Now, the recall has expanded to include additional models.
A look back at some of NJ’s biggest, most epic snowfalls
Being a northeast state, New Jersey is no stranger to snow. But the biggest snowfall that personally impacted me was the blizzard of ‘96. This was during the Whitman administration, and at some point during the three-day snow event Gov. Christine Todd Whitman declared a travel ban. I recall NJ101.5 issued us emergency clearance through the state police to be allowed on the nearly impassable roads, as we were considered essential personnel to get to the station to disseminate critical information.
Earn $2,500 watching movies in your NJ home but there’s a catch
If I told you you could earn $2,500 in cash and gifts without getting off your couch you might think Christmas came early. The devil is always in the details, isn’t it? Here’s the offer. Simply watch 12 Christmas movies in 12 Days and rank them according to...
NJ governor’s conditional veto pins liquor stores against breweries
🍺 Gov. Murphy conditionally vetoed a bill that lifts restrictions on breweries. 🍺 Murphy's proposal includes liquor license reforms that don't have as much support. 🍺 Restrictions on breweries are set to kick in again on Jan. 1. Brewers in New Jersey were expecting Gov. Phil Murphy...
John Lennon’s Killer Said, ‘Gee, I’m Sorry I Ruined Your Night’
A new Apple+ docu-series titled John Lennon: Murder Without a Trial includes new eyewitness accounts that reveal the strange disconnect between killer Mark David Chapman and his brutal act. “He actually apologized to us," one bystander reports in the promotional trailer below. "He said: 'Gee, I'm sorry I ruined your...
NFL Players Anonymously Name Eagles Fans The Most Annoying
A new poll was released and it revealed that a lot of NFL players think Eagles fans are the most annoying in the entire NFL!. When I first read this, I was positive that I was wrong. There’s just no way that professional football players could be talking smack like this, but I was wrong!
This Was Named New Jersey’s Best Dive Bar
Are you sick and tired of getting drinks and apps at the same old bar? Of course, we all have our favorite restaurants and bars that we consistently support, but if you’re looking to try something new, here’s where to go. Sometimes you just want to throw on...
You can still afford a home in this NJ town, but you gotta hurry
Everyone knows that the median home price in New Jersey is higher than it is in most of the country. You may think that you are priced out of the New Jersey real estate market and are resigned to renting for the rest of your life, but there still is some good news.
4 Magical Santa Meet and Greets at these Toms River Events
We all love seeing Santa and it doesn't matter how old you are. There are so many fun Christmas events through-out Ocean County and New Jersey. I thought I'd try to make it easier for Toms River residents and surrounding areas of the events close by. Thanks to patch.com. Where...
Princeton Makes List of Most Charming Christmas Towns in NJ
The holiday season is here. I think it's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year...you know the song, right? If you're looking for some holiday vibes there are 7 towns in New Jersey to visit, according to New Jersey Digest, and one of them is right in Mercer County. Princeton...
NJ investigating: Beachgoers, sand covered in disgusting gunk
💧The tar and oil balls were first reported Monday to Clean Ocean Action. 💧People on the beach had tar on their shoes and on their pets. 💧The U.S. Coast Guard is conducting a flyover to find the source. Three agencies are investigating oil and tar balls that...
New state-of-the-art Target approved to kick-off 2024 in NJ
It's always great to see some positive news toward the end of the year. And this announcement is sure to get Garden State residents excited. The Planning Board in West Orange just announced an all-new, state-of-the-art Target will be coming to the community in early 2024. This announcement follows a great 2023 for Target's brick-and-mortar locations.
When David Gilmour Thought He Was Joining Whitesnake
David Coverdale’s band Whitesnake has seen an impressive list of musicians come and go from its lineup. Still, one rocker heard he was joining the ranks but never did: David Gilmour. During an appearance on the Rockonteurs podcast, Coverdale recalled his conversation with the Pink Floyd guitarist. “I was...
Bon Jovi Service Plaza on NJ’s Garden State Parkway Closes For Renovations
We regret to inform you that for the foreseeable future, you can't pee at Bon Jovi's place. Or, for that matter, grab something to eat. Luckily, there are other nearby rest stops on the Garden State Parkway. The Jon Bon Jovi Service Area, formerly the Cheesequake Service Plaza, on the...
What is TSO and Why Do New Jersey Concertgoers Love Them?
Trans-Siberian Orchestra is coming to Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, on December 17th for two shows at 3:00 and 7:30. If you've never seen TSO, as their fans refer to them, you're missing one of the most electric concerts you'll ever see. First things first, the Trans-Siberian Orchestra isn't an...
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