The RASB Loves Staten Island Chuck

He's got the swagger like Jagger and the soul of James Brown: yes, we are talking about the fella in brown - Mr. SI Chuck.  Except for one winter storm toward the end of March, Mr. Chuck's prediction of an…

Groundhog Day Show

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 will mark the Rock-A-Silly Band's fifth time playing at the Staten Island Zoo's Groundhog Day celebration.   The one and only Staten Island Chuck has an 80% accuracy rate, which means either he's a genius or…

New Year's Eve Concert

So the Rock-A-Silly show at the Children's Museum New Year's Party brought home yet again how music and laughter and families illuminate us all. We sang Happy Birthday to a 2-year-old and to an 82-year-old, danced and clapped and sang…

More Rock-A-Silly Holiday Cheer

The RASB doesn't fool around when it comes to spreading the joy of the season, which is why we spent the weekend playing for families of immigrants and also played a big Christmas bash for folks with disabilities.   Talk…

The RASB Rock Holiday Party for Families of Vets

It's a Rock-A-Silly tradition to bring merriment to families in need this time of year, and this year we were fortunate to play for the families of veterans at the "Staten Island Supports Our Veterans" Holiday Party on December 11…

Spooktacular 2016

The Rock-A-Silly Band once agin brought lots of zany fun to The Staten Island Zoo's Spooktacular event.   Seven hours of playing over two night?   No problem at all!   Bring it on!   

Carl Schurz Park

If you've never been to Carl Schurz Park on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, do yourself a favor and go there: they've got great playgrounds, a dedicated group of park volunteers, some wonderful local families and a spectacular view…