Dark City Entertainment presents Pop-Break.com's 5 Year Anniversary A-Go-Go featuring Modern Chemistry, Amy Malkoff & The Moonshines, The Brigantines, The Clydes and Jason Robert. Doors at 7 pm, $10 adnission.
We are holding an Adopt-A-Thon for Rescue Dogs in need of a home on Saturday from noon untll 6. We are thrilled to have NRG Acoustic return to the Yappy Hour deck! They amazed everyone the last time they played so make sure you do not miss these awesome musicians and help support our dedication to helping animals in need. Suggested donation is $5 to help animals in need.
Saturday: SCHOOL OF ROCK
Talented musicians from the School of Rock entertain at the Wonder Bar in a special free show starting at noon.
Sunday: NFL SUNDAY TICKET
It's time for another season of exciting pro football action with NFL Sunday Ticket on the big screens at the Wonder Bar. Specials include $2 Coors and Miller Lite drafts, $5 appetizers, and the Pittsburgh Pit will be in full effect! The WB is the place to be on Sunday starting with seven early games at 1 pm, including one live from London!
Monday: HAPPY MONDAYS
Join Mother, Only Living Boy and Empire Escorts to close out the September Happy Monday proceedings. Doors at 8 pm and admission free (21 & up admitted).
Thu 10/2: X AMBASSADORS & JAMIE N COMMONS
Fri 10/3: TARA ELLIOTT & THE RED VELVETS
Tara Elliott and the Red Velvets debut the screening of their music video 'Drop a Needle on The King' and present a night of filthy rock 'n' roll along with musical guests Frankenstein 3000, The Brakemen and Deal Casino. Doors at 7:30 pm, admission $10. New double disc packaging of the album 'Drop a Needle on The King' (audio CD plus music video DVD) will be available for purchase. For more info, go to: www.theredvelvets.com
Sat 10/11: BULLY BASH
The Bully Bash to benefit MidAtlantic Bulldog Rescue returns to the WB on Oct. 11 from 1-4 pm. Admission is free, and food and drinks will be available for purchase. Well-behaved dogs are also invited to attend the outdoor festivities.
Sat 10/11: LOVE ON A LEASH BENEFIT
Puppy Love Pet Rescue presents Boccigalupe & the Bad Boys and food by Luigi's Deli of South Toms River at this benefit event Oct. 11 at 7 pm. Admission is $20 and includes food. Dogs welcome at the outdoor dog park.
Thu 10/16: THE WHITE BUFFALO
Fresh off an appearance on the Jimmy Kimmel show, The White Buffalo has set a date to appear at the Wonder Bar. How about that? TWB at the WB! Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door (plus applicable surcharges). Doors at 7 pm.
Fri 10/17: DARK CITY PRESENTS FEATURING BO NINGEN
On Friday, Oct. 17 it's Dark City Presents featuring Bo Ningen along with Amigo Amigo, Hey Anna and We're Ghosts Now. Doors open at 7:30 pm and admission is $10.
Sat 10/18: JESSICA HERNANDEZ
Mon 10/20: GLENN TILBROOK
Sat 10/25: STEVE FORBERT AND BAND
Yes, it's been 35 years since the 1979 release of Jackrabbit Slim and Steve is performing this beloved and biggest selling LP on a limited run of dates. The Cape Cod musicians who helped him recreate Alive on Arrival in 2013 will be with him again: Joey Spampinato of NRBQ fame on bass, his talented wife Kami Lyle on keys and trumpet, Lou Cataldo and Tad Price. Romeo's Tune, of course, will kick it off. Along the way they'll say goodbye to Little Jo and tell the tale of a jilted singer who should be on top of the world. Don't miss Steve and company revisiting a jubilant time and doing their best to "make it all so real." Steve and company will also be performing a selection of songs spanning the rest of his 37-plus year career. Sam Sims & Kyle Ward will open. Doors are at 7 pm. Tickets are $21.50 in advance and $26 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).
Fri 10/31: LOCAL LEGENDS HALLOWEEN BASH
Dark City Entertainment presents the Local Legends Halloween Bash with Amy Malkoff & The Moonshines as Black Sabbath, Empire Escorts as The Doors, The Battery Electric as The Misfits, Des & The Swagmatics as Prince, Hot Blood as Minor Threat, Only Living Boy as Radiohead, Creeptones as The Beatles and Pistol Charmer as The Rolling Stones. All the bands will be playing short cover sets. Doors open at 6:30 pm and admission is $12.
Sat 11/8: THE LAWN BOYS
The Lawn Boys, a tribute to Phish, come to the Wonder Bar Nov. 8 for a two-set show. Doors open at 7:30 pm with the Lawn Boys starting at 9:30. Admission is $10.
Sat 11/15: THE NINES
Britt is feeling great and The Nines, who were NJ's most popular, dynamic and authentic new wave cover band of the 1980s are reuniting once again (original members Britt, Jon, Adam and Mickey) at the WB on Sat., Nov. 15 at 8 pm. They covered new wave hits as well as the nuggets and they played them better than most of the original artists -- and they still do! Tickets are $13 in advance and $16 at the door (plus applicable surcharges). Tickets for the previously scheduled date will be honored.