The Wag


Middletown, NJ

Got songs? Got harmonies? Got fun and unbridled enthusiasm? Then you’ve got The Wag!

Hailing from the Bayshore area of New Jersey, this 4-piece unit has been entertaining and moving audiences for over 20 years but still sounds as fresh as it did on day one! With 4 alternating lead vocalists, catchy melodies, and sophisticated harmonies, they will take you on a journey of pop rock delight!

If the Beatles and the Cowsills got it on backstage at Ed Sullivan, The Wag would totally be their love child.
— Wil Wheaton (Actor, Author)

The evolution of The Wag’s songwriting is evident on their latest recording, “We Carry On”. This full length release shows emotional maturity from a band that has several releases to their credit.  

This upbeat high energy band are seasoned professionals. Whether performing in local establishments or opening for national acts such as Rick Springfield, Gavin DeGraw, Phillip Phillips, John Cafferty, Peter Tork of The Monkees, Almost Queen, and Jefferson Starship, you’re always guaranteed a ‘Class A’ performance filled with catchy melodies, beautiful harmonies, and exciting showmanship.

The Wag has a monthly residence at Espresso Joe’s in Keyport, NJ, and within the last few years, they have ventured out of their homeland to take part in 3 California tours and 3 international tours including Canada, England and Japan!  The Wag has also added an acoustic set to their repertoire, further diversifying their sound and allowing them to reach a larger audience.

The Wag performs some of the catchiest original songs around, and also has an extensive set of Beatles tunes that they play each year at festivals celebrating the Fab Four!  

Whether it be coffee houses, private parties, house concerts, or theater shows, if you want a fun, exciting, family-friendly band, then you want The Wag!