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The East Orange, NJ-based rapper who rescinded the crown to rhyme on the East Coast.
Playing the music of and speaking to East Orange, NJ-based rapper of royalty Drift.
Come to The Office for the wide selection of beer, stay for the snacks and good vibes.
This popular New Jersey restaurant is re-imagining dinner one dish at a time.
Come for the inexpensive and authentic food, stay for the al fresco dining.
Benihana successfully celebrates 50 years for good reason: consistency and sincerity.
Ocean Sushi is another consistent and reliable New Jersey spot.
Come to Ferraro's for the authentic Italian food, stay for the authentic Italian experience.
BTR catches up with indie-rock duo Saint Rich to define “organic” music.
Go to Van Gogh's Ear Cafe for the specialty coffee and good food, stay for the mellow ambience.
Sharkmuffin has the kind of name that demands attention. Ferocious and deadly as a shark, while sweet like a muffin could be the implied meaning -- and since this Brooklyn garage-pop band is comprised of three badass ladies, it definitely works. We're leaning a bit more on the shark side of things here, because Tarra Thiessen, Natalie Kirch, and Janet LaBelle definitely mean business. With song matter leaning towards the dark and heavy side (incest, mythical bestiality, and homicidal heroin using fembots) and music that tears 70s rock riffs through 90s alt-rock noise, all under the guise of garage rock, maybe the name is there to remind us that there's still something sweet behind all of that mayhem. Or maybe all we should take from it is what the band says themselves, "Sharkmuffin doesn't really give a fuck, they just want to have a good time."
Ma Maison's menu is classically French with a hint of Italian.
This can't miss NJ sushi spot serves sushi with real crabmeat, roasted onions, and Chilean sea bass.
This French food spot costs a pretty penny, but the splurge is more than worth it.

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