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.
Saturday: BULLY BASH
The Bully Bash to benefit MidAtlantic Bulldog Rescue returns to the WB on Nov. 1 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.
Saturday: BILLY HECTOR
Award-winning guitarist Billy Hector celebrates the release of his new CD The Fire Within at the Wonder Bar on Sat., Nov. 1 at 9 pm. Admission is $10.
Sunday: NFL SUNDAY TICKET
Catch 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 games beginning at 1 pm.
Mon 11/3: TROPHY SCARS
It's a special Happy Monday (though still free) as Trophy Scars plays their last show before embarking on a European tour. House of Thieves, Goodbye Tiger and Control will open. Doors are at 8 pm and did we mention it's free? (21+ admitted)
Fri 11/7: SECRET SOUND
Dark City Entertainment presents a Fall Affair with Secret Sound, Mad Feather Group, Cranston Dean and C.M. Smith of the Amboys at the Wonder Bar on Fri., Nov. 7 at 7:30 pm. Admission is $10. Drink specials include $3 PBRs and $3 whiskey shots.
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. More Or Less opens. Doors at 7:30 pm with the Lawn Boys starting at 9:30. Tickets are $10 in advance (plus applicable surcharges).
Mon 11/10: THE ATARIS
Nov. 10 will be a special Happy Monday as The Ataris bring their You Call the Shots tour to the WB. Fans will determine the set list -- details coming on that soon. Teenage Kicks and Deal Casino will open. Regular ticket prices are $14 in advance, $16 at the door (plus applicable surcharges). Doors open at 8 pm.
Thu 11/13: ALEX & THE PAVEMENT
Alex Thompson and the Pavement roll in to the Wonder Bar on Thurs., Nov. 13. Doors are at 8 pm and admission is $5.
Fri 11/14: START MAKING SENSE
Start Making Sense, the Talking Heads tribute, comes to the WB on Fri., Nov. 14 with a two-set show at 9 pm. Lovetester opens. Tickets are $10 in advance and $14 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).
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.
Mon 11/17: HAPPY MONDAYS
Mischief Kids, Kill Matilda and TV Tramps constitute the Happy Mondays lineup for Nov. 17. Doors at 8 pm and admission is free (21 & up admitted).
Mon 11/24: HAPPY MONDAYS
Happy Mondays this week welcomes Thee Idea Men, Lost Romance and Bobby Mahoney & the Seventh Son. Doors at 8 pm and admission is free (21 & up admitted).
Wed 11/26: JOHN EDDIE
Celebrate Thanksgiving Eve with a two-set show by John Eddie and his Dirty Ole Band at the WB. Doors are at 7 pm and tickets are $17 in advance and $20 at the door (plus applicable surcharges). Visit John's Facebook page and order his new CD, Same Old Brand, New Me.
Fri 11/28: ALIEN ANT FARM
Antarchy will be in the air as Alien Ant Farm comes to Asbury Park and the Wonder Bar on the day after Thanksgiving! Stars in Stereo open. Doors at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door (plus applicable surcharges).
Sat 11/29: CHRISTINE MARTUCCI
Christine Martucci & Band return to the WB Sat., Nov. 29. Doors are at 7 pm and tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door (plus applicable surcharges). Men and women of the Armed Forces will be admitted free with active duty card.
Fri 12/19: NASHVILLE PUSSY/VALIENT THORR