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034 – Ska Jamaica’s Way

The Prizefighters are a Minneapolis band who really studies Jamaican music. This has led them to be picked to back living Jamaican legends including Stranger Cole, Patsy Todd, Roy Panton, Yvonne Harrison, Charlie Organaire, and “King of Ska” Derrick Morgan. Aaron, Tony, and Courtney from… Read More »034 – Ska Jamaica’s Way

Film Club 04 – Dance Craze

It’s the 1981 documentary that captured the energy and excitement of the ska scene during the height of the 2 Tone movement in Britain. Featuring electrifying live performances by bands like The Specials, Madness, and The Selecter, it remains a cult classic, one that played… Read More »Film Club 04 – Dance Craze

033 – 2022 Year In Ska

JJ and Matt welcome Cody Freedom, curator of the Spotify-complete-ska-release-playlist every year. Together, we reflect on a year in ska and we compare our Top Ten lists.

031 – Ska’s Fallen Genius

JJ and Matt are joined by Adam Reeves, creator of the forthcoming biography of The Skatalites’ legendary trombonist Don Drummond. Drummond’s creative genius helped shape ska music in its earliest days, but his life was short and marred by tragedy. We celebrate his music, learn… Read More »031 – Ska’s Fallen Genius