Saints in the City, a tribute to Bruce Springsteen, play some of your favorite Bruce tunes in a two-set show. The Joey Evans Band and Exit 117 open, followed by Saints at 10. Doors at 7 pm, admission is $10.
Vinny 'Big Pussy' Pastore's All-Star Band The Gangster Squad headlines a benefit for Debbie's charity for homeless animals. Tony 'Bocci' Amato & Friends are also on the bill. Showtime is 9 pm and tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door.
Wonder Jam Sundays are back with Sandy Mack and Friends. Enjoy three sets of rock, jam and blues with the shore's top players. Music starts at 3:30 pm with special guest Mad Kings with Jimmy Law. Next Wonder Jam comes your way May 15. Doors open at 3 pm and admission is just $5.
ElmThree presents Turbine, a song-oriented jam band, and Tweed, inspiring and exciting with high energy performance and improvisation. Waiting on Mongo opens. Doors at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10.
The WB presents Pugapalooza to benefit Curly Tail Pug Rescue. The main event is Sat., May 7 from 1 to 5 pm. All dogs welcome! Suggested donation is $5 and there will be vendors, raffles and music. Kids are welcome in the food area. A Sunday brunch is scheduled with a pug promenade on the boardwalk.
Eddie Testa and his band return to the Wonder Bar to kick off the 2016 summer season. Get ready to spend the night dancing to this great band! Doors at 8 pm, showtime 9:30 pm and admission is $8.
The Wonder Bar gets ready for summer with the Sensational Soul Cruisers! Share a great night of music and dancing with great friends. Admission is $15, doors at 8 pm, showtime 9:30.
Modern Baseball releases their latest, Holy Ghost, at the WB on Fri., May 13. Admission includes a Holy Ghost CD at the door. Opening are Sorority Noise, Pinegrove, W.C. Lindsay, Superweaks, The Obsessives and Sun Organ. Early doors at 6 pm. PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS AN ALL-AGES SHOW!
The Doughboys are back to rock the WB after the Dice Clay show at the Paramount. Admission is $5 with a Diceman ticket stub, or $10 without. The Doughboys play a two-set show at 10 pm. Special guests will open. Stay tuned for updates.
Sat 5/21: JO BONNANO & THE GODSONS OF SOUL
Jo Bonanno and the Godsons of Soul will be rocking the Wonder Bar! Admission is $10. Doors at 7:30 pm, showtime at 9.
Dark City brings an evening to the Wonder Bar that you will not want to miss, featuring three contestants from the network television show The Song: Cat London, Jerzy Jung and Mike Mentz. they'll be joined by special guest Allie Moss. Doors at 7:30 pm, $10 admission, $3 PBRs and $3 whiskey shots.
John Eddie and his Dirty Ole Band start your summer off right! Doors open at 6 pm with special guests and two sets from John and company starting at 10. Tickets are $17 in advance and $20 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).
Uncle Ebenezer are four musicians and Phish fans dedicated to spreading the joy and excitement of the live Phish experience. Enjoy! opens up the night with their mix of originals and covers. Doors at 8 pm. Tickets are $10 in advance (plus applicable surcharges).
Sat 6/25: BILLY HECTOR
Voted favorite guitarist in an Asbury Park Press readers poll, multi-award winning guitarist Billy Hector brings his Big Band, featuring The Midnite Horns and its blazing funky rocking blue sound to the WB on Sat., June 25 at 9:30 pm. The three-piece horn section features Neptune native Tommy LaBella on saxophone. Doors at 8 pm, admission $15.
Sat 7/9: JOE GRUSHECKY & THE HOUSEROCKERS
Joe and the Houserockers are joined on tenor sax by Eddie 'Kingfish' Manion (E Street Band, Asbury Jukes, Robert Cray). Doors at 7 pm, tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).
Fri 7/15: DRAMARAMA
Guitar legend Dick Dale returns to Asbury Park for another exciting night at the Wonder Bar on Thurs., Aug. 25. Doors at 7 pm. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).