June 5, 2017 in News

The Night Kristen Leu Came Back

On Thursday June 1st, Brian Erickson was joined on stage by former Paper Jet Kristen Leu for the first time in seven years! Brian was tapped to lead an ensemble of area musicians in a front-to-back performance of The Beatles’ iconic Sgt Pepper album in honor of its 50th Anniversary. Leu joined the group on piano

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


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