February 22, 2017 in News

Happy Fifth Anniversary Bordentown Guitar Rescue

Five years ago, Mike Virok opened up his instrument repair and custom shop, the Bordentown Guitar Rescue. Since then they’ve grown significantly, moving to a new location with an expanded sales floor and lesson rooms. Most notably, they’ve partnered up with Rob DeAntonio of Jaded Faith Mods, one of the foremost amplifier experts in the region. Virok has

February 13, 2017 in News

The Great Albums is the #1 Music Show on iTunes

The Great Albums, a twice-weekly podcast which features our singer Brian and founding guitarist Bill Lambusta discussing and dissecting an album track-by-track, has now entered its second week as the #1 music show on iTunes. The program debuted in January 2015, quickly becoming one of iTunes’ ‘New & Noteworthy’ podcasts. It continued along with a mix

January 5, 2017 in News

Brian Named YDKJ Writer of the Year

In addition to being 1/4 of The Paper Jets, Brian writes a monthly column for You Don’t Know Jersey, a popular NJ culture website. And in December 2016 when YDJK announced its annual Local Music Awards, Brian’s name got called for ‘Top Writer.’ The seeds of collaboration were sown after editors Ed and Alice Magdziak visited

December 8, 2016 in News

JETS RECEIVE AWARD NOM

Update: Once again, The Paper Jets’ run at the Asbury Music Awards ended in defeat. Like last year, we thank our fans, families, and friends for their continued support! For the second year in a row, The Paper Jets have received an Asbury Award nomination for Best Indie/Alt-Rock Band. The awards are decided upon by

September 1, 2016 in News, Releases

Brian Talks Scene, Plays New Song

Brian Erickson was recently featured on the fantastic 25 O’Clock Podcast. He spoke at length to host Dan Drago about his own Great Albums podcast, handling criticism, and the wealth of high-quality female-centric bands coming out of the local music scene. In addition, Erickson performs a new Paper Jets song called, “Charlie It Can’t Be Done.”