RED BANK: RIVERFEST RISES FOR 3-DAY STAND

riverfest 2011 3Red Bank’s own Young Rising Sons, below, are the homecoming headliners Saturday night, as Riverfest returns for a sixth annual stand this Friday through Sunday.

Young-Rising-SonsIs it a culinary carnival? A music-infused midway?

When the sixth annual edition of Red Bank Riverfest pitches its tents and stages at Red Bank’s Marine Park for another extended stay Friday evening, it will stand first and foremost as an attraction with a spirit all its own: a strolling smorgasbord of Jersey-pride cuisine and local-organic talent, all playing out on the natural amphitheater of the park’s waterfront walkways and gently sloping lawns.

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RED BANK: YOUNG RISING SONS MAKE SPLASH

A Red Bank-based band, Young Rising Sons, released this debut video this week to a fair amount of acclaim, including praise from blogger who says ‘High’ “has everything you would want from an indie pop song, providing playful whistling, booming drums and charging vocal harmonies that carry the listener through memorable choruses.”

Do you agree? And how many locations in Red Bank and elsewhere on the greater Red Bank Green can you identify in the video? The band’s members are Andy Tongren, Dylan Scott, Julian Dimagiba and Steve Patrick.