The Jersey Shore Hawkumentary


105.7 The Hawk has enlisted some of the biggest names in the Jersey Shore music scene to help us tell and preserve our area's rich musical history.



Check out great videos from the Jersey Shore's past!

Jim Morrison in Asbury Park. 1960 tourism video for Seaside Heights.
Surprise Bruce show at Wonder Bar. Bon Jovi - "In and Out of Love"


Check out vintage photos from the Jersey Shore as well as your submissions!

Social Media

We want to take the Hawkumentary viral! Use the hashtag #hawkumentary on Twitter and Instagram to interact with 105.7 The Hawk.

Share Your Story

We are looking for Jersey Shore residents who want to share their great memories of rock and roll at the Jersey Shore. Whether it was an amazing concert or bumping into a member of rock royalty, you can share your story with us! You might end up on the radio! Click here to learn more and to contact us.


Airing as a series of vignettes and archived permanently at, The Jersey Shore Hawkumentary features big name politicians like Governor Chris Christie and local legends like Glen Burtnik sharing their unique memories of life at the Jersey Shore— from the beaches and boardwalks, to the bands and bars.

When Superstorm Sandy devastated the New Jersey coast last summer, it helped bring into focus the importance of the Shore’s legacy and the necessity for its preservation.

Just as we wait anxiously to see our seaside landmarks rebuilt and reopened, we want to help ensure that the story of the Jersey Shore as a live music destination can be told for generations to come.


105.7 The Hawk's Jersey Shore Hawkumentary would not be possible without the support of our sponsors.