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Newsletter 8-15-16

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Big thanks to Javier Orellana, Jonathan Andrew, Sean Faust, The Porchistas, Espresso Joe's, and anyone who braved the heat & humidity to be at the Guitar Pull the other night. In spite of the heat, it was a wonderful evening of music!

The next Guitar Pull at Espresso Joe's is Saturday September 10th.

It features: Diego Allessandro, Joe Canzano, & Catherine Wacha

Acoustic Opener: Frnk & Bill.

The show is free, all ages, and starts at 7pm sharp.

Espresso Joe's is at 50 West Front Street, in Keyport, NJ.


Check out an in depth interview I (Lazlo) did with Val Emmich, along with songs from his new album, "Whatever's Chasing You":


Attention Bands: We are looking for unreleased, original songs for a compilation to benefit the Spondylitis Association Of America. Contact me if interested. Thank you!

***Note: we will need all songs by September 1st***


Latest Updates on

Song Of The Day (8/14/16): Red Headed Boogie Child - "Hot Summer Daze"
RECOMMENDATION: No Cones - "Minor Detour" (NJ)
INTERVIEW & PLAYLIST: Val Emmich Interview / Val Emmich - "Whatever's Chasing You"
RECOMMENDATION: FIRSST Fest 2016 Compilation (NJ)
Song Of The Day (8/10/16): Dog Food - "Latch Key Kid"
MUSIC VIDEO: ManDancing - "Broken" (NJ)
INTERVIEW: Val Emmich (unedited)
Song Of The Day (8/9/16): Keith Monacchio - "I Won't Give Up"
Song Of The Day (8/8/16): Echofission - "When Autumn Leaves"
MUSIC VIDEO: The Deafening Colors - "Trump City (Diving Horse's Ghost)" (NJ)
MUSIC VIDEO: Dinosaur Eyelids - "Lambertville" (NJ)
RECOMMENDATION: Nothingyet - "Today" & "Brutally Honest" (NJ)
RECOMMENDATION: Lowlight - "Where Do We Go From Here" (NJ)
Song Of The Day (8/7/16): Mazeffect - "Famous For An Hour"
Outliers & Cold Fires (recommendation): Francie Moon - "So This Is Life"
Song Of The Day (8/6/16): September's Ghost - "I Had A Friend"
Song Of The Day (8/5/16): Jon Caspi & The First Gun - "Hopelessly Devoted"
Song Of The Day (8/4/16): Ed Tang & The Chops - "Orlando Bloom"
Song Of The Day (8/3/16): The May Darlings - "rock 'n roll is a destroyer" (live @
Outliers & Cold Fires (recommendation): The Coteries - "I'm Travelin' On"
Song Of The Day (8/2/16): Michelle Vecchione - "Darling Don't"
Song Of The Day (8/1/16): Lowlight - "Where Do We Go From Here"


Lazlo's Corner

I'm currently siting in an apartment with central air that can't keep up with the sweltering heat & humidity, so I'm going to keep this short.

Banding Together live concert benefits for the Spondylitis Association Of America is coming this October. Mark your calendars now. Show will be happening Saturday October 1st, 8th, & 15th, with more shows likely to be added.

More info soon...



This week on Presents New NJ Music we have new music from:

1. Bunnicula - "I Feel Sick" from "FIRSST Fest 2016 Compilation"
2. False Evolution - "Punk's The Key" from "False Evolution EP"
3. No Cones - "Anthem" from "Minor Detour"
4. Beatrix Potter - "In Another Life" from "In Another Life"
5. Bucolic - "AL" from "Echinacea Demo"
6. Running Days - "Safe & Sound" from "Safe & Sound"
7. Babe Sandwich - "Cut Grass" from "FIRSST Fest 2016 Compilation"
8. Sweater Meat - "Switchblade" from "FIRSST Fest 2016 Compilation"
9. Fence - "Catholic Cemeteries" from "Fisler"
10. Full Circle - "Athens" from "Athens"
11. Manifest Destiny - "Nova" from "Nova"
12. Jeremy Hopkins - "Don't Belong Anymore" from "Flogging A Dead Horse"
13. Nerve Damage - "MaryJane" from "Basement Recordings"
14. Dad Party - "I Hate Me Too" from "Demo '16"
15. Pearl Clutchers - "Plain" from "FIRSST Fest 2016 Compilation"

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This week on Lazlo's Den Presents New Music Week we have new music from:

1. Yarn - "I Let you Down" from "this Is The Year"
2. Dan Ward - "On The Horizon" from "Lost & Found"
3. Emma Ruth Rundle - "Marked For Death" from "Marked For Death"
4. Field Mouse - "The Order of Things" from "Episodic"
5. Cass McCombs - "Run Sister Run" from "Mangy Love"
6. Joseph Israel (ft Gentleman & Tarrus Riley) - "People Need Hope" from "People Need Hope"
7. 1313 Mockingbird Lane - "Oooga Booga Baby" from "Have Hearse Will Travel"
8. Descendents - "On Paper" from "Hypercaffium Spazzinate"
9. The Valery Trails - "OK" from "Chameleon Bones"
10. Handheld - "Dive" from "Humble Beginnings"
11. Conor Coughlan - "Sun Don't Shine" from "Give It Up"
12. Oblio - "Days" from "Days"
13. Norah Jones - "Carry On" from "Day Breaks"
14. Bobby Kapp & Matthew Shipp - "Before" from "Cactus"
15. The Melodians - "Last Train To Ecstacy" from "First Class Rock Steady Box Set"

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That's all for this week folks.