Boss Capone’s sophomore album „’69 Reggae Bonanza“ is being released by Grover Records on March 6, 2015.
Do you like to know which ska, rocksteady and early reggae albums have been released in 2015? You are in the right place.
Ed Rome knows all the tricks on how to make a tune sound just right the old-school way, and is still able to inject some individual twists into it, some chord progression you wouldn’t expect, or a break in which the usually muted guitars get more space; or a change of beat.
Like in 2012 and 2013, we at Reggae Steady Ska are collecting the releases from 2014 in a list, hoping …
without the Skatalites there would be no ska. And without trombonist Don Drummond, there’d be no Skatalites. Journalist Heather Augustyn , author of Ska: An Oral History and the upcoming Ska: The Rhythm of Liberation, has written the first comprehensive biography
The London International Ska Festival 2013 come with Rico Rodriguez performing his classic album “Man From Wareika”plus sets from Ken Boothe to B.B. Seaton
“Arachnid” from New York Ska Jazz Ensemble’s album ‘Get This’ has been included in the short documentary “Redemption” directed by Jon Alpert and Matthew O’Neill.
The list will also be the basis for the Best Ska Rocksteady Early Reggae Album 2013 poll that will be run in December 2013.
Ruhrpott Ska Explosion 2012 with Stranger Cole, Mr. Review, D. Ring Ding, Buster Shuffle and many more
The first time I met Dr. Ring Ding (a.k.a. Richie) was about 25 years ago, when his former band El Bosso & Die Ping Pongs and my former band The Braces played together at a Ska festival.
The set by The Nicks feat. The Braces included the songs “Vitamin U”, “Playing Darts”, “The Designer Song”, “Too True To Be Good” and “Julie, Julie.”
Many know Obi Fernandez as the singer of the fantastic Ska/Reggae band Westbound Train. After ten years with WT, Obi …
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