Phanphest Presents: Des and the Swagmatics, Kuf Knotz + Joe Miller | Urban Nest, Asbury Park, NJ | Kristen Driscoll Photography, Music, Performance, ROCK Photographer

– Urban Nest was packed last night for yet another Phanphest production by Drew Wajnert. For the second time this week, I checked out Joe Miller performing in Asbury Park. I last saw him at the Jersey Shore Premiere Fashion Show at The Watermark, opening the event with an acoustic solo. Tonight, after his set (with Peter Cocuzza and Mitch Ruthberg), he duo’d with Kuf Knotz on several songs. This was my first time hearing Kuf, and I enjoyed rockin’ out to him as I shot. The night closed with... Read The Rest →

Kat’s Kookies Made with Love | Video Promo | Behind the Scenes! by Kristen Driscoll Photography

    Kat’s Kookies made with LOVE rock! Founded early in 2011, they have come such a long way. Every year I tell Kat that all I want for my birthday are her S’more Lovin’ Chocolate Chip infused with marshmallow kookies! She delievers with a huge heart kookie and it is so good. Her kookies are sold in local shoppes in Monmouth County and she takes personal orders (Email her at KatsKookiesMMM@gmail.com. Last year, I ordered a batch for Thanksgiving since it was my first time hosting.. and they were... Read The Rest →

Kristen Driscoll Photography : Resident Rock Photographer at The Gallery 13

See that open space, to the right on that beautiful brick wall at The Gallery 13? That is where I will be displaying my Asbury Park ROCK Photography from now on. I officially become The Gallery 13’s resident Rock Photographer on April 1, 2012. No joke ;D Haha!   I have so many plans for this space. My fellow gallery residents have given me permission to hold shows (meaning music performances) at The Gallery 13 the second week of each month.   My plan for the 9 foot wide, super... Read The Rest →

The Phenomenal Deseree Spinks performs at THE SAINT { NJ Rock Photographer }

Date: March 5, 2012. I can’t get enough of Deseree Spinks. She’s an exciting mixture of funky rock ‘n roll soul. Last night this amazing vocalist played at The Saint, one of Asbury Park, NJ’s hotspots. She sang some amazing originals, including  Fast Train, Love Game, Come and Get It, Nobody and Alibi along with some amazing covers such as Treat Me Right and Mama Don’t Like My Man. Everyone in the room shouted encore before she was about to walk off the stage, so she satisfied them with a... Read The Rest →