the ultimate 70s rock tribute experience

The Midnight Rock Show (formerly Raze the Bar!) is a high-intensity Classic Rock Tribute Band covering the deeper cuts and crowd favorites from the Monster Rock era of the late 60s through the 70s…
Zeppelin, Journey, Boston, Bad Co., Styx, Clapton, Pink Floyd, Neil Young, Grand Funk Railroad, CCR, The Doors, Allman Bros, Eagles and so much more. Our diverse band is loaded with immense talent, and our members have been pleasing crowds for over three decades. Centrally located in the NY/NJ Tri-State area, The Midnight Rock Show will keep your crowd entertained with dual-acoustic and electric guitars, powerful drums, energetic vocals, driving bass, mystifying keys and a memorable musical performance! The Midnight Rock Show is available for club dates, festivals, house parties, corporate events, outdoor events….any event that cries out for REAL VINTAGE classic rock.

bar-razin' news and events :

Raze the Bar is now...The Midnight Rock Show! 

As the late, great Mr. Bowie!  
RAZE THE BAR has officially changed its name to the Midnight Rock Show! Same players, even more of the 1970s music we all love. We are going full throttle into bringing you an even more authentic 1970s Rock Experience--stay tuned in and turned on. But, WHO, is Max Sugarfield?...hmmm...

join us for nye at rocky's! 

JOIN US at Rocky's Bar & Grill for a Rockin New Year's Eve! We'll be jamming with friends from the Saloonatics and the Electric/Acoustic Jam as we ring in the New Year. Fun starts at 9:30!

Help us Rock the Cause - Foodstock Rahway 2015 

The City of Rahway is hosting an all-day outdoor event on Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 from 12-6pm. “Foodstock Rahway” is for the benefit of the hard-working Rahway Food For Friends, our local community non-profit which assists in feeding local residents in need. 

Come and enjoy the event with us, which includes a BBQ tent, beer and wine tents, food vendors, family friendly attractions and all day LIVE MUSIC with some incredible friends and talented musicians. You'll be contributing to a great cause; helping disadvantaged neighbors who are hungry and don’t have regular access to food. All proceeds go to Rahway Food for Friends, which operates solely on a volunteer basis to feed hungry people, including seniors, children, veterans, disabled individuals, and the homeless, via food distributions on a monthly and emergency basis. Rahway Food for Friends also operates a weekly soup kitchen and provide educational information on nutrition and social services.

join us for Colts Neck Rockfest 2015! 6PM Sharp - MAINSTAGE 

Don't miss this KILLER event! Colts Neck Rockfest is a two-day music and arts festival held at Bucks Mill Park in Colts Neck, NJ on September 19th and 20th from noon til 11pm on the 19th and noon-8pm on the 20th. Tailgate or BBQ while listening to some of the area's top bands, and visiting the booths of local vendors. There is no entry fee, so come and go as you please!

We'll be hitting the stage at 6:00 PM on Saturday night.

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birthday bash @rocky's was all that!

We hope you didn't miss it! We rocked the house from 9-2, almost non-stop with some great guests: Lisa Maxwell sitting in on drums, and Brien McVernon and Joey Rapps on guitars throughout the night. We'll be back at Rocky's on 6/7/14...see you there!


In the ridge...

Brooklyn was IN THE HOUSE! We rocked the socks off of the Lone Star Sports Bar in Bay Ridge on Feb. 28th. Not only is the food KILLER, but they have an awesome outdoor patio and have invited us back this Spring for some open-air fun. Stay tuned!

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The Midnight Rock Show at Bardi's!

Bardi's Grill, 149 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Pequannock, New Jersey 07440

HEY NORTHERN NJ! Come and hang with us at one of the best rock-n-roll stomping grounds around! Bardi's Bar & Grill is a full service bar & restaurant located in the heart of Pequannock, NJ, serving up the freshest food and the coldest drinks. Bring your appetite for an authentic 1970's vibe...we will be razin' the bar that night with some KILLER CLASSIC ROCK—Journey, Styx, Allmans, Boston, Beatles, Kansas, Zep and so much more—Monster Rock all night long!!!