Asbury Lanes announces initial lineup for summer shows

Asbury Lanes lineup

An artist’s rendering of what the renovated Asbury Lanes will look like.

Asbury Lanes, the Asbury Park nightclub and bowling alley that will reopen on Memorial Day Weekend, has announced some of the acts it has booked, and it’s an impressive list, including two-night stands by Jersey-bred bands Thursday and Railroad Earth, stops by touring acts such as Lupe Fiasco, Maxi Priest and Kurt Vile & the Violators, and lots of nights devoted to Asbury Park area talent.

The renovated club, which has been closed since Oct. 2015, will have a capacity of 746 (more than double its former capacity). Tickets will go on sale April 13 at noon; visit or

Here is the schedule:

May 25: The Cold Seas, Wyland
May 30: Sandy Mack All Star Jam
June 3: Dark City Strings, Levy & the Oaks, Thee Idea Men
June 8: The Shady Street Show Band, Quincy Mumford and The Reason Why, Pepperwine
June 12: Kurt Vile and the Violators
June 13: Tennis
June 16: Turtle Soup, Waiting on Mongo, Psychotic Submarines
June 19: Bishop Briggs
June 29-30: Railroad Earth
July 1: Lupe Fiasco
July 6: Maxi Priest
July 26: Black Lips
July 29: Tyler Childers
July 31: Phoebe Bridgers
Aug. 16: Sparta
Aug. 18: Ted Leo and the Pharmacists
Aug. 22: Allah-Las
Aug. 23-24: Thursday


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