Friday, August 28th, 2015

Musician Spotlight: Duane Okun

Enjoy live music at Asbury Fresh this summer! Asbury Fresh is a artisan and farmers market that happens twice a week in Asbury Park, NJ and since Bands on a Budget loves supporting our local musicians, we invited 10 different talented artists from New Jersey to perform each Thursday night at Asbury Fresh for the rest of the summer!

This Thursday at 7pm enjoy live music from Duane Okun of Rahway, NJ! Let's learn more about the folk pop singer-songwriter and don't miss his set this Thursday in Kennedy Park.

What's the name of your latest release and where can we find it?

Our first song Obsessive Love. It is on the Okun Facebook via SoundCloud.

Who are your top three music influences?

The Beatles, Neil Young and Selena

What are you top three favorite local venues?

Maxwells, 10th St Live and The Stone Pony

If you had to listen to one record on repeat what would it be?

Rubber Soul

What’s your favorite piece of gear within your rig?

My electric guitar. Its a 1979 Gibson Les Paul Standard

Which musician would you grab a beer with?

Noel Gallagher

If you had to get a tattoo inspired by one band, who would it be?


Which vendor are you looking forward to checking out at Asbury Fresh?

Fresh Produce is always good!

If you had your own vendor table, what would you sell?

If I had a ton of vintage clothes I would sell them

Learn more about Duane Okun this Thursday night at Asbury Fresh in Kennedy Park!