Often late is far better than never ever, primarily in 2020. Regardless of the spring event’s cancellation, and the tumble event’s postponement owing to rain, the 3rd annual Pink Rocker Report Honest is on for this Sunday, Nov. 15, from midday to 5 p.m. in the parking ton of ManaFirkin Brewing Co., at 450 East Bay Ave. in Manahawkin.
Regular report fairs charge an admission fee. On the other hand, the Crimson Rocker Document Fair is absolutely free of charge for suppliers this yr. “I didn’t do it to make income,” described organizer and retired Stafford law enforcement officer Chris Fritz. So far, there are 4 personal distributors for vinyl. In addition to vinyl, the Jetty Flagship truck will be in the ton providing products. Also new to 2020 is dwell, authentic audio by local bands Dying Light and Figured Out, which is positive to make for a festive afternoon.
The celebration began as a way to honor the legacy of the Red Rocker Report Store, “which was a big social gathering for so several musicians for the 18 many years it was open.” Fritz labored in the store for six many years, and has taken care of a close friendship with the former store proprietor – the original Pink Rocker, Bruce Ciangetti. According to Fritz, Ciangetti, of class, will be in attendance. “He’ll be acting like he does not want to be there, but he’ll be there,” Fritz quipped.
Fritz is still accepting vinyl vending apps. Those people interested could connect with him at 609-339-8220. As for vinyl fanatics, all are inspired to acquire (responsibly) exterior ManaFirkin for a chilly beer and stay tunes and, hopefully, head property with a gem for the turntable. —M.M.D.