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BC Local News
Feeding festival fine funk and fungroove and a ton of fun. Helping Valentine deliver the band's highly entertain
BC Local News / Posted 14 hours ago
groove and a ton of fun. Helping Valentine deliver the band's highly entertaining mix of Gypsy-rock, Afro-funk, Latin, ska and punk are lead vocalist and drummer Tayo Branston, guitarists Gabe Boothroyd and Oliver Gibson, bass player Jason... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Feeding festival fine funk and fungroove and a ton of fun. Helping Valentine deliver the band’s highly entertain
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 15 hours ago
groove and a ton of fun. Helping Valentine deliver the band’s highly entertaining mix of Gypsy-rock, Afro-funk, Latin, ska and punk are lead vocalist and drummer Tayo Branston, guitarists Gabe Boothroyd and Oliver Gibson, bass player Jason... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Feeding festival fine funk and fungroove and a ton of fun. Helping Valentine deliver the band’s highly entertain
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 15 hours ago
groove and a ton of fun. Helping Valentine deliver the band’s highly entertaining mix of Gypsy-rock, Afro-funk, Latin, ska and punk are lead vocalist and drummer Tayo Branston, guitarists Gabe Boothroyd and Oliver Gibson, bass player Jason... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Feeding festival fine funk and fungroove and a ton of fun. Helping Valentine deliver the band’s highly entertain
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 15 hours ago
groove and a ton of fun. Helping Valentine deliver the band’s highly entertaining mix of Gypsy-rock, Afro-funk, Latin, ska and punk are lead vocalist and drummer Tayo Branston, guitarists Gabe Boothroyd and Oliver Gibson, bass player Jason... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Top 10 things to do this week in Northeast Kansas: Aug. 20-26St., Lawrence Price: $10 Join Lawrence Beer Co. for its grand opening party a
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
St., Lawrence Price: $10 Join Lawrence Beer Co. for its grand opening party and a 20th anniversary concert for featuring The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, an iconic ska band. For more information, visit the Lawrence Beer Company’s Fa... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
CZECH POINTS: Mr. Millionsquad which won the bronze medal at the Tournament of Nikolai Puchkov in St. Pe
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 3 days ago
squad which won the bronze medal at the Tournament of Nikolai Puchkov in St. Petersburg, Russia. The Canadians blanked SKA Neva 4-0 in the third-place game Thursday. Lalonde, a former Chicago Blackhawks farmhand, picked up an assist on... Read more
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New Kerala
Out-of-this-World Science Project to be Featured as Keynote at SC17's High Performance Computing Conference in Denver - newkerala news #264275Denver, United States, Aug 18: Professor Philip Diamond, Director General of th
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Denver, United States, Aug 18: Professor Philip Diamond, Director General of the international Square Kilometer Array (SKA) project, will be the keynote speaker at SC17, the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Ska Vengers: the Delhi based music band challenging mainstream ideas The Ska Vengers, the Delhi based band who mix ska with dub, punk, jazz and ra
Channel 4 News / Posted 4 days ago
The Ska Vengers, the Delhi based band who mix ska with dub, punk, jazz and rap. They talk about their music and the politics of modern India, from challenging the mainstream to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Got Bay Area weekend plans? Here are some ideas (Aug. 17 edition)Alexander has full slate in Bay Area: Born in Jamaica, pianist Monty Alexander
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Alexander has full slate in Bay Area: Born in Jamaica, pianist Monty Alexander came of age in the early 1960s as ska emerged as a distinct style, and he was well-versed in the new sound. Moving to New York City, he became one of the most... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mighty Mighty Bosstones’ anti-bigotry anthem ‘Let’s Face It’ is resurgentMighty Bosstones’s song “Let’s Face It” is popular again -- for all the wrong r
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Mighty Bosstones’s song “Let’s Face It” is popular again -- for all the wrong reasons. The song, from the Boston-bred ska band’s platinum-selling 1997 album of the same name, calls out bigotry in all its forms. Frontman Dicky Barrett sings:... Read more
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Business Wire
世界に冠たる科学プロジェクトをデンバーで開催されるSC17高性能コンピューティングデンバー--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) --...
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
デンバー--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) --... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Madness go One Step Beyond for Alex's James' Big Feastivalfor reigniting Madness, the band Suggs and his friends started when he was just
Oxford Mail / Posted 5 days ago
for reigniting Madness, the band Suggs and his friends started when he was just 16. Within a couple of years, the ska group from Camden Town were appearing on Top of the Pops, their unique style continuing to capture something of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Un projet scientifique hors norme sera présenté lors du discours liminaire prononcé à l’occasion de la Conférence SC17 sur l’informatique haute performance, à DenverDENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Le professeur Philip Diamond, directeur général du pro
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Le professeur Philip Diamond, directeur général du projet international Square Kilometer Array (SKA), sera l’orateur principal de la SC17, la Conférence internationale sur l’informatique haute performance (high performance... Read more
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Business Wire
Un Proyecto de Ciencia de Otro Planeta Que Va A Presentarse como Discurso Inaugural en la Conferencia de Computación de Alto Rendimiento de Sc17 en DenverDirector General del proyecto internacional del Conjunto de Antenas de un Kilóm
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Director General del proyecto internacional del Conjunto de Antenas de un Kilómetro Cuadrado (Square Kilometer Array, SKA), será el orador del discurso inaugural en SC17, la Conferencia Internacional de Computación de Alto Rendimiento, Redes,... Read more
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Business Wire
Projeto científico extraordinário será a tônica da Conferência de computação de alto desempenho da SC17 em DenverDENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--O Professor Philip Diamond, Diretor Geral do projeto S
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--O Professor Philip Diamond, Diretor Geral do projeto Square Kilometer Array (SKA) fará o discurso inaugural da SC17, a Conferência Internacional de Computação de Alto Desempenho, Formação de Rede, Armazenagem e Análise, em... Read more
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Business Wire
Nel discorso d’apertura della conferenza sul calcolo ad alte prestazioni SC17 a Denver verrà presentato un progetto scientifico fuori dal mondoWIRE)--Il professor Philip Diamond, direttore generale del progetto internazion
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
WIRE)--Il professor Philip Diamond, direttore generale del progetto internazionale Square Kilometer Array (SKA), terrà il discorso d’apertura all’evento SC17, la Conferenza internazionale su calcolo ad alte prestazioni, networking,... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: 'Fantastic' Boomtown Fair comes to a closedescended on Winchester and villages nearby as the festival rocked the Matterle
Daily Echo / Posted 6 days ago
descended on Winchester and villages nearby as the festival rocked the Matterley Bowl. The main stage line-up consisted of ska and party bands from around the world including two-tone band The Specials, hip-hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London rapper... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: 'Fantastic' Boomtown Fair comes to a closedescended on Winchester and villages nearby as the festival rocked the Matterle
Daily Echo / Posted 8 days ago
descended on Winchester and villages nearby as the festival rocked the Matterley Bowl. The main stage line-up consisted of ska and party bands from around the world including two-tone band The Specials, hip-hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London rapper... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: 'Fantastic' Boomtown Fair comes to a closedescended on Winchester and villages nearby as the festival rocked the Matterle
Daily Echo / Posted 8 days ago
descended on Winchester and villages nearby as the festival rocked the Matterley Bowl. The main stage line-up consisted of ska and party bands from around the world including two-tone band The Specials, hip-hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London rapper... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lawrence Beer Company promises local brews, block partyBeer Company, 826 Pennsylvania St., will debut Aug. 25 with a block party featu
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Beer Company, 826 Pennsylvania St., will debut Aug. 25 with a block party featuring The Mighty Mighty Bosstones. The iconic ska band is in the midst of a tour celebrating the 20th anniversary of the album “Let’s Face It,” and Lawrence is one of just... Read more
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The Wessex Scene Online
The Hobbit Launches Crowdfunding Campaign To Prevent Closurevenue. Hosting events as diverse as our annual Environmental Rock Festival, Reg
The Wessex Scene Online / Posted 8 days ago
venue. Hosting events as diverse as our annual Environmental Rock Festival, Reggae Beach Parties, Metal Nights to Folk and Ska event. This year we have planned our first Live Wrestling. The fundraising campaign has a goal of £7,500 to cover repair... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lawrence Beer Company promises local brews, block partyCompany, 826 Pennsylvania St., will debut Aug. 25 with a block party featuring
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Company, 826 Pennsylvania St., will debut Aug. 25 with a block party featuring The Mighty Mighty Boss Tones. The iconic ska band is in the midst of a tour celebrating the 20th anniversary of the album “Let’s Face It,” and Lawrence is one of just... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Jeramiah Ferrari learn what it’s like to ‘be big in Reepham’out for the sixth consecutive year. Limehouse Lizzy. Pictures: Kate White The
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
out for the sixth consecutive year. Limehouse Lizzy. Pictures: Kate White The 2017 event, which was headlined by Two Tone ska stars The Beat, marked a decade since this grassroots festival was created by a group of music-loving town locals. Over... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Guam residents aren’t fleeing or stockpiling despite North Korea threatparticipants who just wanted to join in the fun at Asan Beach Park. Suzanne Me
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
participants who just wanted to join in the fun at Asan Beach Park. Suzanne Medina helps to bait a hook for her son, Ska Medina, 11, during the Department of Agriculture's 26th annual Saltwater Fishing Derby at the War in the Pacific National... Read more
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The Morning Call
Musikfest Picks of the Platzes Day 9women playing the signature, gritty guitar sounds of 1960s-’80s. The Pietaster
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
women playing the signature, gritty guitar sounds of 1960s-’80s. The Pietasters, 9 p.m. Liederplatz The Washington, D.C., ska-soul band is a veteran of more than 25 years on the circuit and a half-dozen albums. “They’ve been around for a long... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Boomtown Fair organisers apologise after revellers queue for up to nine hours on first daydead in a tent, having consumed cocktail of drugs. BoomTown features 160 artis
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
dead in a tent, having consumed cocktail of drugs. BoomTown features 160 artists and headliners will include two tone ska band The Specials, hip hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London rapper M.I.A, Arrested Development, reggae superstar Toots and... Read more
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Daily Echo
Boomtown organisers apologise after long queues taint festival's opening daydead in a tent, having consumed a cocktail of drugs. Boomtown features 160 art
Daily Echo / Posted 10 days ago
dead in a tent, having consumed a cocktail of drugs. Boomtown features 160 artists and headliners will include two tone ska band The Specials, hip hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London rapper M.I.A, Arrested Development, reggae superstar Toots and... Read more
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dna
Manual Scavenging: Lives choked in dirty drainsaward winner for his efforts to fight against manual scavenging and the nationa
dna / Posted 10 days ago
award winner for his efforts to fight against manual scavenging and the national convener of Safai Karmachari Andolan (SKA), says, “Sanitation work in India is caste-based work. We talk about Swachh Bharat Abhiyan but does anyone think about... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: Boomtown Fair gets off to a muddy startthan 2016. BoomTown features 160 artists over a huge variety of genres includi
Daily Echo / Posted 11 days ago
than 2016. BoomTown features 160 artists over a huge variety of genres including reggae, folk, jazz, dub, dancehall, ska, house techno and garage. Headliners will include two tone ska band The Specials, hip hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London... Read more
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Daily Echo
PHOTOS: Boomtown Fair gets off to a muddy startthan 2016. BoomTown features 160 artists over a huge variety of genres includi
Daily Echo / Posted 11 days ago
than 2016. BoomTown features 160 artists over a huge variety of genres including reggae, folk, jazz, dub, dancehall, ska, house techno and garage. Headliners will include two tone ska band The Specials, hip hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow ska-punk rockers Ex-Cathedra reunite after 25 yearsBy HOLLY LENNON IT’S quite fitting that ska-punk band Ex-Cathedra have chosen
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
By HOLLY LENNON IT’S quite fitting that ska-punk band Ex-Cathedra have chosen 2017 to make their comeback. The punk subculture they were part of was born out of political angst and disillusionment, which is as evident now as it was in 1970s. After... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Music Scene: Los Lobos and other area shows for Aug. 11–17Anchondo, 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 16, The Ale House, 2531 N. 12th St., eclec
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Anchondo, 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 16, The Ale House, 2531 N. 12th St., eclectic blend of Latin/reggae/rock and ska from the Midwest, 242-7253. Huey, 5:30–8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16, Las Marias, 118 S. Seventh St., 241-2398. Lukas... Read more
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Daily Echo
Ten Top Things To Do in Hampshire this weekendfood stalls, there will be live music across the weekend with leading bands and
Daily Echo / Posted 11 days ago
food stalls, there will be live music across the weekend with leading bands and artists playing a mix of soul, blues, ska and rag-time – plus a 12-strong sea shanty band. To further entertain the crowds, there will be children’s activities and... Read more
11d
Games Radar
The 15 burliest beefcakes in Xbox historyexactly how it turned out for this ancient warrior from Killer Instinct, althou
Games Radar / Posted 11 days ago
exactly how it turned out for this ancient warrior from Killer Instinct, although strictly speaking his name is Tunth-ska (which is equally threatening, to be honest). Some bad news for anyone looking to ride the Tusk train to romanceville,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Reepham Festival still has The Beat as it celebrates its 10th anniversary yearwho will be performing at Reepham Festival in 2017. Photo: Jim Stokes The 2017
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 11 days ago
who will be performing at Reepham Festival in 2017. Photo: Jim Stokes The 2017 event, which is being headlined by Two Tone ska stars The Beat, marks a decade since this grassroots festival was created by a group of music-loving town locals. Over... Read more
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Daily Echo
Armed police set to be deployed at Hampshire music festivalnear Winchester boasts160 artists spanning a huge variety of genres, including
Daily Echo / Posted 11 days ago
near Winchester boasts160 artists spanning a huge variety of genres, including reggae, folk, jazz, world, dub, dancehall, ska, house, techno and garage. Headliners will include two-tone ska band The Specials, hip-hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Thousands to flock to Boomtown Fair from todaynear Winchester boasts160 artists spanning a huge variety of genres, including
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
near Winchester boasts160 artists spanning a huge variety of genres, including reggae, folk, jazz, world, dub, dancehall, ska, house, techno and garage. Headliners will include two-tone ska band The Specials, hip-hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London... Read more
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Daily Echo
Armed police will be deployed at Hampshire music festivalnear Winchester boasts160 artists spanning a huge variety of genres, including
Daily Echo / Posted 12 days ago
near Winchester boasts160 artists spanning a huge variety of genres, including reggae, folk, jazz, world, dub, dancehall, ska, house, techno and garage. Headliners will include two-tone ska band The Specials, hip-hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London... Read more
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Daily Echo
Security stepped up as thousands set to head to Boomtownnear Winchester boasts160 artists spanning a huge variety of genres, including
Daily Echo / Posted 12 days ago
near Winchester boasts160 artists spanning a huge variety of genres, including reggae, folk, jazz, world, dub, dancehall, ska, house, techno and garage. Headliners will include two-tone ska band The Specials, hip-hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Turn It AroundTim Armstrong of Berkeley ska-punks Rancid crowd surfs at 924 Gilman in 1993, s
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 13 days ago
Tim Armstrong of Berkeley ska-punks Rancid crowd surfs at 924 Gilman in 1993, shortly before they broke big. Photo by Murray Bowels If there were a more thorough account of second-wave punk than Corbett Redford's documentary Turn it Around: The... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Mmmmmm... Beerhas long been Sudbury’s venerable home of live music. Whether it be punk, funk,
The Sudbury Star / Posted 13 days ago
has long been Sudbury’s venerable home of live music. Whether it be punk, funk, blues, jazz, reggae, rock, roots music, ska, Cuban, calypso, bluegrass, old-time country or even metal -- if your band is doing something interesting, this is the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Boomtown rated one of the UK's best value music festivalsits return later this month (August 10-13) at the Matterley Bowl in Winchester
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
its return later this month (August 10-13) at the Matterley Bowl in Winchester where the headliners will include two tone ska band The Specials, hip hop pioneers Cypress Hill, London rapper M.I.A, Arrested Development, reggae superstar Toots and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Muskifest Picks of Platzes Day 5Richardson & Purcell at 5 p.m., New York's Rogue Diplomats at 7 and Philadelphi
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
Richardson & Purcell at 5 p.m., New York's Rogue Diplomats at 7 and Philadelphia's The John Byrne Band at 9. The Skatalites, 9 p.m. Volksplatz Now in it sixth decade together, the Kingston, Jamaica, based ska band has “played with... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Badfish set for a good time in Deweyforward to going there,” Begin said. “It’s a pretty unique venue and we always
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 14 days ago
forward to going there,” Begin said. “It’s a pretty unique venue and we always see familiar faces.” The original lineup of ska outfit Sublime disbanded after lead singer Brad Nowell died in 1996. Five years later, Badfish was born. The trio is... Read more
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Dover Post
Badfish set for a good time in Deweyforward to going there,” Begin said. “It’s a pretty unique venue and we always
Dover Post / Posted 14 days ago
forward to going there,” Begin said. “It’s a pretty unique venue and we always see familiar faces.” The original lineup of ska outfit Sublime disbanded after lead singer Brad Nowell died in 1996. Five years later, Badfish was born. The trio is... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Monday Morning Digest: Dog Days of Cutlerpure passing talent. A degree of dedication normally associated with a substitu
Bleacher Report / Posted 14 days ago
pure passing talent. A degree of dedication normally associated with a substitute teacher earning extra cash until his ska band breaks big. Cutler's relationships with many coaches sound like divorce court depositions, but he seems to like Gase... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Dropkick Murphys and Rancid conquer BrocktonDropkick Murphys are sharing headliner status on this “From Boston to Berkeley
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 15 days ago
Dropkick Murphys are sharing headliner status on this “From Boston to Berkeley Tour” with Rancid, the California ska-punk group that preceded them by a few years, and served as both a stylistic and business inspiration with their fiercely... Read more
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The Mercury News
Green Day welcomes local fans to pop-punk ‘Paradise’choice of cover material as well, as Armstrong and crew rocked through a cool r
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
choice of cover material as well, as Armstrong and crew rocked through a cool rendition of “Knowledge” by the old Berkeley ska-punk outfit Operation Ivy. “One of my favorite bands of all time is a band called Operation Ivy,” Armstrong said,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Top women of song: All the girls I loved beforeLucinda and Happy Woman Blues. Lucinda Williams was recorded for Rough Trade,
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Lucinda and Happy Woman Blues. Lucinda Williams was recorded for Rough Trade, a British label that specialized in punk and ska acts. While it wasn't a commercial hit, it earned her a small but intensely loyal (and somewhat obsessive) following and... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Selecter talks new album, before Philly gig“Gaps” Hendrickson. The Selecter, formed in 1979, makes 2-tone music - a styli
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 16 days ago
“Gaps” Hendrickson. The Selecter, formed in 1979, makes 2-tone music - a styling created in the late ’70s that mixes ska music with a punk-rock attitude. Part of the English band’s current tour through North America will see them support... Read more
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