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Bands of Bergen County: Who Should We Be Listening To?

NUDE DUDES performing “Aubrey Plaza” / YouTube
NUDE DUDES performing “Aubrey Plaza” / YouTube

Titus Andronicus, Real Estate, Senses Fail and The Front Bottoms. 

What do these bands have in common? 

They’re all from New Jersey’s northeast-most county. They were all featured in an NJ.com feature about the area’s local music scene. And they’re all relatively well-known.

We’re here to posit a different question: Who are the Bergen County performers we should be talking about?

Hardcore, indie, rap, reggae, bluegrass—the genre doesn't matter. 

Making it in the music industry is a tough gig and we want to help, link your homegrown band—or your favorite local band—in the comments below and get noticed.

We'll compile a list of our favorites and publish it on Patch sites across the area.

On the playlist so far:

LKS September 16, 2013 at 06:29 PM
I like Jounce. I think all three ofnthe band members are from bergen county. http://www.jounce.org/about-us/ They have been arounda while - theynare great!
Joseph M. Gerace (Editor) September 16, 2013 at 09:11 PM
Not bad at all, LKS. +ADDED
Joseph M. Gerace (Editor) September 16, 2013 at 09:27 PM
Another suggestion via the Ridgewood-Glen Rock Patch Facebook Page: Sons of Kaspar from Ho-Ho-Kus. Added to the playlist. Check them out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kaspar.sons/
Jim Leggate (Editor) September 17, 2013 at 05:57 PM
Woah, didn't expect to see The Burnt. You could also add The Misfits, they were from Lodi.

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