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23min of Ska : Pecan Praline

23skaPECANAs always, I hope this episode finds you in a positive state of mind. And if you’re not, I hope it can sway you over in that direction just a little bit. Here’s a new episode for you to enjoy, mostly new songs (4 out of the 6 are from 2017) and all but one are from bands that are new to the podcast! Whoever said that ska was dead either must’ve been joking, or was just not paying attention.

00:00 – Cut Capers – Say What (Say What ’16)
05:20 – Cosmic Shuffling – Stop Right Now (Cosmic Goes Wild ’17)
09:12 – Crybaby Special – Surrender (Surrender ’17)
12:00 – the Downsetters – Downtown (Downtown ’17)
15:56 – the Skints – Rub-A-Dub (Done Know) (Part & Parcel ’12)
19:04 – the Makeways – One More Try (Full Spectrum ’17)

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23min of Ska : Mint Chocolate Chip

23skaMINTCHIPAh, back to normal, playing whatever the heck I want as long as it’s ska. I’m not concerned with keeping it traditional or ska/punk, I just care that it has that snappy ska beat to make you pick up your feet. And when your feet are sore, if you need to keep dancing, press on. If we all called it a day once things got difficult I wouldn’t have gotten this episode out tonight. I’m sleepy and my wrists are burning as I write this. But man, I love this collection of songs, I love that I stuck it out! Hell, I love all the songs that I tried to stick in this episode that didn’t work. I’ll get them into your ears soon, promise.

00:00 – Soweto – I Got a Girl (Turn On the Music Again ’17)
02:36 – OreSkaBand – ¡Fiebre! (Nexspot / ¡Fiebre! ’16)
03:35 – the Stiff Joints – Bubble Bubble (First Proper Album ’17)
09:40 – Soul Radics – Two Devils (Two Devils ’17)
13:00 – Paul the Kid – BBW (Two Tone Death Wave ’17)
16:45 – Behind Deadlines – Laid Off (Status Quo ’16)
19:48 – Big D & the Kids Table – Destination Gone Astray (For the Damned the Dumb and the Delirious ’11)

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23min of Ska : Lemon Curd

23skaLEMONCURDUnlike last week, I’m keeping it pretty traditional as far as the sound goes. I mean, there’s still some room for other genres to worm into the ska beat, but it certainly isn’t punk or rock this time. It’s a laid-back kind of sound this week. I hope you all enjoy. Oh, and take care of each other out there, it’s been a rough one this week.

00:00 – Jackie Mendez – Forever True (Forever True ’17)
04:11 – the Bandulus – Smile (Bottom’s Up ’17)
06:39 – Jimmy Cliff – Ship is Sailing (Rebirth ’12)
09:37 – Susan Cadogan – Crazy (Take Me Back ’16)
12:58 – Pressure Cooker – All Time Wine (Wherever You Go! ’12)
15:46 – the Kinky Coo Coo’s – On Monday (the Mean Machine ’09)
19:16 – Dave Hillyard & Friends – Won’t Back Down (California ’13)

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23min of Ska : Black Raspberry Chocolate Chunk

23skaBRCCSo, listeners here’s a ska punk one. If you’re not into that kinda thing, sorry. If you are, I hope I hit the mark for you. I think these songs are all pretty damn great!

00:00 – Last Edition – This One (Best Foot Forward ’16)
03:48 – Stupid Flanders – Story (Flanders’ Dozen ’15)
07:33 – the JB Conspiracy – 1989 (This Machine ’07)
10:43 – the Chalk Outlines – Lion is the King of the Jungle (the Chalk Outlines ’17)
15:33 – the Holophonics – MegaMan X : Armored Armadillo (MaSkaRades Vol. X ’17)
17:44 – Huge Puppies – Low Profile (Cynocracy ’17)
20:05 – the Closers – Going Nowhere (the Closers ’10)

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23min of Ska : Swirl

23skaSWIRLSo here we go again! Oh yeah, it’s a covers episode. No, no, no, don’t let that scare you off! It’s ska covering ska! I mean that’s pretty neat, right? There was a ton of stuff out there for this episode, but I’ve played those songs before. Not going to lie, I thought it was going to be a challenge to find 23mins worth of songs that fit that theme that I hadn’t played before… I was wrong! This came together quite easily! Hell yeah! Good ska all the way around! Enjoy!

00:00 – the Specials – Pressure Drop (Today’s Specials ’96)
04:04 – Madness – Shame and Scandal (the Dangermen Sessions ’05)
06:56 – Reel Big Fish – Twist & Crawl (Fame, Fortune and Fornication ’09)
09:27 – Bim Skala Bim – Night Boat to Cario (Specialized 3 : Mad Not Cancer ’16)
13:28 – Skankin’ Pickle – Special Brew (the Green Album ’96)
16:38 – Scotch Bonnets – Are You Red…Y (Recutting the Crap ’17)
19:36 – Deal’s Gone Bad – Antennas (Hooligans United ’15)

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23min of Ska : Butter Brickle

23skaBUTTERBRICKLEDay late and a dollar short. Isn’t that always how it goes. Well, you shouldn’t let that thought hold you back! Keep pressing! Don’t let all your hard work build to nothing. Fix what is restraining you and complete your mission. If not for anyone else but for yourself.

00:00 – the Kingpins – Plan of Action (Plan of Action ’00)
02:00 – Goldfinger – Get What I Need (the Knife ’17)
05:05 – Razika – Taste My Dream (Program 91 ’11)
08:04 – King Kong Girio – Open Letter (KING KONG GIRIO 1 ’11)
11:42 – the Abruptors – Do Nothing (Wait & See ’17)
14:55 – Wild Man Riddim – Worldwide Frequency (Worldwide Frequency ’17)
18:48 – High School Football Heroes – Piece by Piece (2K14 ’14)

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23min of Ska : Blue Moon

23skaENGELBLAUThis week has been a rough one, and it isn’t fixin’ to get any easier. I’m not going to lie, rough times lay ahead for us all. What can we do? Fight the good fight, of course. Keep our heads held high. Keep your morals and your wits about you. Also, when you get a chance to relax, I hope you do so by listening to this podcast. It’s chock fulla great ska and fantastic songs and bands!

00:00 – MU330 – Don’t Worry Don’t Stress (Don’t Worry Don’t Stress ’17)
02:49 – Viernes 13 – On the Dance Floor (13 Rules ’15)
06:38 – the Hempsteadys – Charlie Dynamite (Charlie Dynamite ’16)
09:27 – Suspense Heroes Syndicate – We Don’t Care (Big Shot ’15)
14:04 – Tri-State Conspiracy – High Strung Mess (High Strung Mess ’05)
19:00 – Reel Big Fish – Punisher (Candy Coated Fury ’12)

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Another way to support the podcast is to buy some records from our partners in crime over at Grandpa’s Casino Recordings, they carry some great vinyl ska records!