- We're finally back! Atomsmasher
is live at Bar East on Saturday, February 18th!
- The Eddy And Brett Show returns
to Bar East for one last show for 2011!
- We are taking a break from working on the
new Eddy And Brett Show CD to play a show at
the Black Cat Cafe in Irvington, NY. Playing here is great for our
Westchester fans and we can also stretch out with a long show where we
can play anything. Hope we see you there!
- Good news- on July 1st the Eddy And Brett Show will
record their debut album live! Even better, we'll be playing at Bar East on Thursday, July 21! Even
more? The new Ed Erenberg & Atomsmasher single should be out by the
end of July as well! Busy times!
- More Eddy And Brett Show! This time we are live at the River Roadhouse in Hastings, NY on Friday
March 4th playing more acoustic songs and insulting each other!
Check us out at www.facebook.com/atomsmasherband
- The Eddy And Brett Show is doing a 2 hour show at
the Black Cat Cafe in Irvington, NY !
- New single from Ed Erenberg & Atomsmasher!
A??????? spacey, catchy burst of mournful power pop filled to the
brim with delayed guitar, fretless bass and blunt lyrics. Available now
on iTunes and
- The Eddy And
Brett Show returns to The Bar East Ale House on
Saturday, November 6 at 9pm!
- Don't miss The Eddy And Brett
Show on Saturday, August 28th at 7:30 PM at Bar East Ale House in
- Amazingly enough, the new Ed Erenberg &
Atomsmasher single Party
Ghost is available on iTunes. It is the first new Atomsmasher
release in 6 years and the first of many new single releases
scheduled for 2010 and 2011. We'll also be returning to NYC's the Bitter End on
Friday, August 13th.
- Atomsmasher returns to The Trash Bar in
Brooklyn on Tuesday, June 22 with Custard Wally.
- Ed Erenberg solo acoustic show at Fat Baby on Friday, June
11th at 8:30. Tied for Last will be playing as well so don't
Atomsmasher is back for 2010. We'll be at Arlene's Grocery on Friday
- Another show: Fat Baby in NYC on Saturday,
November 14th at 9pm
with our friends, the great punk band Tied For Last.
- We're continuing to gig, this time at The Trash Bar in Brooklyn on
Friday, October 30th
. We're on from 8 to 9 and there will be an open bar during the set! Also, new Atomsmasher single Party Ghost coming shortly!
- Atomsmasher returns with a live performance at Arlene's
Grocery on Friday, August 7th at 7:45 pm. Also I should officially
mention that Matt DeSilva has rejoined Atomsmasher
on bass. Very happy to be playing with Matt again! More information
here. Additionally, Here's To The Lions is pressed and will be available at the show and online in a few weeks.
- Big news for Atomsmasher finally coming after 3 or 4 years. We secretly played a show for a March of Dimes and jammed with Dee Snider of Twisted Sister. Most importantly, other shows and the new Ed Erenberg solo CD are coming.
- This time I am returning to An Beal
Bocht Cafe for a solo acoustic performance on April 22. More info
here. Also, I have a
new website for myself,
ederenberg.com, as I am flirting with
returning to my real name. I will be posting many, many demos and other
recordings from my collection from 1985 to the present. It seems like
something to do.
- Okay, so we took another break.
While Brett is busy at home getting used to fatherhood, Ron and I are going
to perform as an acoustic duo for one show and even cooler, we'll both be
playing guitars. This will happen once again at An Beal Bocht Cafe in
Riverdale, which is a terrific, intimate spot for this sort of thing. Come
join us! More info here.
- Break over! Atomsmasher will
perform acoustically at An Beal Bocht Cafe in Riverdale, NY. The show will
feature songs from all phases of Atomsmasher's 15 years together including a
few from the still-incubating new CD. We don't do this too often anymore, so
you ought to join us. More details
- Okay, well, we are taking a break
from live performances for a few months for various reasons. However, this
just means more time to finish new material. In the meantime, I am going to
start posting more songs from Atomsmasher's large archive of unreleased
recordings. You can find them
- Let it be known! Atomsmasher is
officially reducing itself to a trio for live shows to match its status as a
three man recording unit. By streamlining, the band can now play material
from any time in its 15-year history. To celebrate, we will play a show at
Limerick on Saturday, May 7th featuring an amazing assortment of old and new
songs. Details here.
- Ok! Atomsmasher kicked ass at the
Sessions/Jagermusic Buzz Band Search at
Limerick and is moving on to the next round victorious. The next show is at Blaggard's on
Friday March 4th at 10 PM, located at 8 W. 38th Street between
5 & 6. Come on out and cheer on the one and only Atomsmasher!
- Mini-Atomsmasher Samantha was born
on January 31 to proud parents Ed and Pam! This rockstar in the making will
playing her first gig sometime in the next 15 years or so- watch for her!
- What? A show?! Yes, it is true.
Atomsmasher will play the Original
Sessions/Jagermusic Buzz Band Search at
Limerick on Saturday, January 15 at 10:45 PM. Flyer for the gig is
here. This is Jeff's
first show so if you're in NYC or nearby, don't miss it.
- Big Announcement: Stephen Scollard,
our good friend
and bass player for the last year has announced his departure from
Atomsmasher. This is a 100% friendly parting and while we are sad to see him
go, we had an great time hanging and working with Stephen and are glad we
got the chance. The question becomes: who will play bass in Atomsmasher? The
answer is Jeff Cusner, childhood buddy of Ron, and he has already rehearsed with
the band for a while and is way ready to go. His skills are quite
considerable, and you will definitely want to catch him live with us at
- Atomsmasher's song Always Right
is featured on the Matchbox Recordings sampler, Playtime.
More info here.
- Another great show at Club
Crannell. Big thanks to everyone who came out for the show.
- Well whatdoyouknow? We're going
right back to Club Crannell on Saturday November 20th. at 8 PM. Do not miss
- We had an excellent time at Club
Crannell Street last night, and enjoyed a warm welcome from a terrific
crowd. Thanks to the club and everyone who came out.
- Some really nice, new reviews of
All Around The World have been posted. Cool!
- Atomsmasher will be playing at Club
Crannell Street, part of the Chance entertainment complex in Poughkeepsie,
NY on Saturday, October 23rd at 8:30 pm. This is going to be a great show!
- Ed, Ron, Steve and Brett have spent
the summer in their favorite place: the Rock Room Records studio. Two new
releases coming: an Atomsmasher E.P. featuring a new recording of "Die for
Art" and the long rumored acoustic Ed Marshall album. Both are nearing
completion and will appear in the not-so-far future.
- Lots of news! All Around The World
is now available for digital download from
Click here to buy Up & Atom.
Click here to buy All Around The World One quick caveat: The song
"Wait 'til You Come Back" is mistakenly encoded as "I Feel." So don't buy
that one just yet. It will be fixed shortly. If you already bought it by
firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll take care of it.
- New Pictures from
the Mercury Lounge show are
available here. More gigs are about to be
announced. New Atomsmasher radio
as requested as well. If you're not hearing it, dump your temporary internet
files. The first review for All Around The World has come in. Check out the
- The CD-Release party at Mercury
Lounge was a huge success! Thanks to all the old and new fans who came out!
We had an F'ing amazing time! Pictures will be posted shortly!
- A full-fledged CD-Release party for
All Around The World will take place at the legendary
Mercury Lounge, simply the best venue in NYC and
possibly the known universe. This will happen on
Tuesday, June 8th at 7:30
PM. Free giveaways throughout the evening (CDs, posters, stickers and more).
More details here.
- Added some
pictures from the Hook.
- Wow! The Hook was awesome! Lot's of
long-time Atomsmasher fans were there and whole bunch of new people we were
excited to meet. The first Atomsmasher show in years was a rousing success!
Some pictures from the show will be posted shortly. More shows coming soon!
Friday May 14, Atomsmasher live at the Hook.
- Big changes to the website and more
importantly- Atomsmasher will play its first live show in nearly three years
on May 14 at the great new club, the Hook in Brooklyn, NY. This will also be
Stephen Scollard's inaugural gig with the band, so do not miss this historic
night. More details here.
- All Around The World is now
available! Click Here!
- !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It is here! It
will be available thru our partner
CDStreet in a few
days and through regular chains and digitally in a matter of weeks. And a
huge congratulations to Brett Erenberg, Atomsmasher keyboard player and his
new wife Joanne who were married on Sunday March 21. Sorry girls, all the
Atomsmashers are taken now.
- Very quick update. The CD is a
couple of days away from arriving here at beautiful, sunny Rock Room Records
Corporate Headquarters and will be available to the world shortly
thereafter. Thanks to everyone who helped make this finally happen. We love
- Added a link to
Merchandise. Visit CafePress to purchase all-new official Atomsmasher
- HUGE NEWS! Atomsmasher has added a
new member!! Bass Guitar duties will now be handled by longtime Atomsmasher
friend Stephen Scollard. We can't tell you all how excited we are to be
playing with Stephen, who also fronts his own rockin' pop-punk band, Tied
for Last. In other amazing news, All Around The World went to the
CD-pressing plant yesterday, and will indeed be available the last week of
March or first week of April. The CD features an excellent 8-page booklet
with complete lyrics and featuring the hilarious cartoon art of Todd
Rosenberg, beautiful photographs by Marlo Robinson, and layout and design by
Jill Reisfeld and Ed. Here's a quick preview of the cover:
- As requested, I've uploaded 10 rare
and unreleased Atomsmasher MP3s for your listening pleasure. All FREE.
- Lots of stuff going on. We're
working with a team of talented people who are putting the art together for
the impending release of All Around The World. We will be supporting the
release with live performances for the first time in 2 (!) years. We're now
hoping to have this out by March; sorry as usual for the continuing delays.
There is a huge amount of work involved, but it will all be worth it. There
are also a whole bunch of
new pictures on the site for your viewing
- Ok! Up & Atom is available now!
Click here to get one.
- Slight delay in the availability of
the re-release of Up & Atom. It should be ready for purchase any second.
Added some links,
- The site has been significantly
updated with some new graphics and pages, including
samples from both Atomsmasher CD's. Most importantly- Up & Atom has been
released and is available right now.
Click here to buy it!
All Around The World will be available in January as promised (or close to
- Okay, I have to ask everyone to re-register
Message Board again. This is the last board change and will be worth
the extra trouble. Thanks very much!!
- We've moved to www.atomsmasher.com! Change
your bookmarks if you wanna, but atomsmasher.org will continue to work as
- All Around The World will be released in
January 2004. It will be available for purchase directly from this
site as well as from all major retailers. In addition, Up & Atom will be
re-released at the same time, and will also be available as described above.
You will also be able to purchase both albums as online downloads.
- All Around The World will feature cover art
by the great Odd Todd Rosenberg. Check out his hugely successful and
hilarious site dedicated to not finding a job:
- New Atomsmasher sites will also be
slowly debuting over the next few weeks. You can already visit