• Chris Jordan

  • Smithereens make list of New Jersey’s top 10 Christmas songs

    The Smithereens original song “Waking Up on Christmas Morning” is on the Asbury Park Press’ list of New Jersey’s Top 10 Christmas songs of all time. For more holiday tunes, check out “Christmas With the Smithereens” featuring 3 originals as well as classic favorites. Ring in the holidays with the Smithereens!


  • The love story of Jim and Betty Babjak

    Jim and Betty Babjak were high school sweethearts who shared a Hungarian heritage, fondness for Tom Jones and Wayne Newton,  a 32 year marriage and a deep love for each other. Read about the love story of Jim and his late wife Betty as told by journalist Chris Jordan.


  • Smithereens forever

    The Smithereens made the Top 10 New Jersey entertainment stories of 2011 in the Asbury Park Press. Chris Jordan writes, “They’re not the prettiest, nor are they the most popular of Jersey rockers, but for a legion of diehard fans, the coals burn bright for The Smithereens.”