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The Smithereens with Robin Wilson of Gin Blossoms
Founded in New Jersey in 1980, The Smithereens have been creating electrifying, original rock’n’rollfor41 years. Jim Babjak (guitar,) Dennis Diken (drums,) and Mike Mesaros (bass) grew up together inCarteret and lead singer, the late Pat DiNizio, hailed from Scotch Plains.The Smithereens’ take noprisoners sound, reflecting their Garden State roots,has resonated with fans worldwide over the courseof 17 albums and 2500+ live shows. Studio albums include Especially for You, Green Thoughts, 11, ADate with The Smithereens, and 2011. Among their biggest hits are the rock radio staples “Blood andRoses,” “Only a Memory,” “Behind the Wall of Sleep,” and “A Girl Like You.”
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