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23min of Ska : the August Issue!

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Hey, it’s another wonderful episode of the 23min of Ska podcast! Sorry about the lack of Ska After Party this week… but it’s been… well, A WEEK! Part of me is just relieved that I got this episode out and into your hot little ears! There’s a great handful of fantastic brand new ska and ska/punk in this episode, as well as some other great, but slightly older tunes! Of course, it is all capped off with Derrick Morgan firing “the Blazing Fire” at Prince Buster in their music war!

00:00 – Stoop Steady – Skankin’ O.G. Dankins (Lonesome ’13)
02:53 – Alex Dominish – Party Next Door (Monopoly ’19)
07:37 – Show Me Island – Begin to Wonder Why (Show Me Island ’13)
09:21 – the Holophonics – the Science of Selling Yourself Out (Don’t Mess with the Holophonics ’15)
13:24 – Lead Shot Hazard – Braggin’ Rights (Fires to Find Our Friends ’19)
16:22 – Hot Tropic Ska Jazz Club – Hawaiian Eruption (el Bandido Ska ’19)
20:06 – Derrick Morgan & the Allstars – the Blazing Fire (the Blazing Fire / Teach My Boy ’62)

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Another way to support this podcast is to listen to and support our sister podcast the Ska After Party or to buy some records from our partners in crime over at Grandpa’s Casino Recordings, they carry some great vinyl ska records!

23min of Ska : Malted Milk Balls

23skaMALTEDMILKBALLSWhat a bear of an episode! Ten songs crammed into only twenty-three minutes! And it’s kicking off with a brand new song from Catbite? Woah! Can you go wrong? No sir or ma’am, you cannot. To be honest, this is a crazy one… mostly because the ska in some of these songs is either a little hidden or only comes in for short bits. So yeah, these aren’t all ska songs, but they all have ska bits somewhere in them. Some of these songs are some of my favorite songs! I understand if you get a bit put off by this episode, ska/punk isn’t everyone’s bag. But this episode, I like this episode and I hope that you do, too.

00:00 – Catbite – Come on Baby (Catbite ’19)
02:26 – the Army – Trendy (Shuffle Shuffle / Trendy ’80)
04:28 – the Interrupters – Rumors and Gossip (Fight the Good Fight ’18)
07:07 – No Such Noise – Repeat Offender (For Closure ’13)
09:15 – the Holophonics – Meteoric Rise To Mediocrity (Don’t Mess with the Holophonics ’15)
11:22 – Codename: Rocky – Extreme Close Up (Reboot ’16)
13:28 – the Hempsteadys – the Moon Laughs Knowingly (Séance! Séance! ’18)
15:22 – King Apparatus – Aesthetics (Marbles ’93)
17:12 – Hot Stove Jimmy – Down Sides Ahead (Theme for a Major Hit ’99)
20:00 – Telethon – the Paranoid Blur (the Grand Spontanean ’17)

Show support for the bands by clicking on those links and checking out their websites and music! Show support for the podcast by finding & liking 23min of Ska on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram. Also, feel free to subscribe and listen to the podcast on iTunesGoogle Play, and Stitcher.

Also, feel free to download this episode if you wanna keep it forever.

What to submit your band? Email: submissions@23ska.com
Have something else to say? Email: podcast@23ska.com

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

23min of Ska : Inverted

23skaCOASTER11Ah, looks like we’re at the end of another roller coaster of a 23 episode set of 23min of Ska, hence the multiple songs about endings. Thank you to all the bands over the last 23 weeks for allowing me to play your music! Thank you to all the listeners as well! The podcast will be going on a bit of a break the next few weeks, but it won’t be gone! 23min of Ska will be doing several listener suggestion episodes! Send suggestions to “radjose@gmail.com” or leave a comment.

00:00 – Alexander & the Greats – Roller Coasters (Roller Coaster ’18)
03:18 – the Holophonics – Sleepwalker (Phantom Arrival ’18)
07:40 – the A-OKs – Words are Not for Eating (Words are Not for Eating ’10)
11:37 – the JB Conspiracy – Drop Your Anchor (the Storm ’13)
15:53 – Matt Wixson – Throwaway (Hell is Other People ’18)
19:10 – the Fuss – Red Hot Trainwreck (Ourselves ’18)

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Also, feel free to download this episode if you wanna keep it forever.

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!

23min of Ska : Wooden

23skaCOASTER1Here’s an episode that lives up to the whole “roller coaster” premise. It starts a little slow, setting you up and then BAM you’re in the middle of a bunch of nonstop action… there’s a small lull and then you’re right back in the thick of it until the end. That’s the idea, but I haven’t always been hitting the mark, but this one I did, this one is one of the best examples of what I wanted to accomplish with this session so far. Hope you all enjoy it as well.

00:00 – the Fabulous Lolo Meets King Kong Girio – From New York to Montreal (My Favorite Heart to Break ’15)
03:11 – Sin Etiqueta – Cero a la Izquierda (Calidad Certificada ’18)
06:34 – Mustard Plug – Blame Yourself (Can’t Contain It ’14)
08:44 – Yes Brainer – Gaslight (Demo 2018 ’18)
10:54 – Santo en Bomba – Somos (®itmo & ®abia ’18)
14:46 – the Kujo Kings – at the Market (Birthday Suit ’18)
18:48 – the Holophonics – Wanderlust (Phantom Arrival ’18)

Show support for the bands by clicking on those links and checking out their websites and music! Show support for the podcast by finding & liking 23min of Ska on facebook as well as follow on twitter. Also, feel free to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

Also, feel free to download this episode if you wanna keep it forever.

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!

23min of Ska : Twister

23skaCOASTER9Oh man, this episode was so close to not coming out at all! Seriously, big hardware failure over here! But things got figured out and BAM! It. Is. Ska time!

00:00 – King Kong Girio – Storm of the Century (King Kong Girio EP 2 ’18)
03:00 – the Siren Six – If You’re Not Now (You Never Were) (Young & Professional ’98)
05:45 – Dan P. & the Bricks – Word Got Around (When We Were Fearless ’18)
07:35 – the Holophonics – Try Me On (Phantom Arrival ’18)
10:28 – Call Me Malcolm – Inside Out (I Was Broken When You Got HereI Was Broken When You Got Here ’18)
13:40 – the Ladrones – Salve (Salve ’18)
17:18 – Monkey – Glass Bottom Boat (Intermittent Waves ’18)
20:28 – the Pomps – That’s Where I Come In (the Smoking Pomps ’17)

Show support for the bands by clicking on those links and checking out their websites and music! Show support for the podcast by finding & liking 23min of Ska on facebook as well as follow on twitter. Also, feel free to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

Also, feel free to download this episode if you wanna keep it forever.

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!

23min of Ska : Impulse

23skaCOASTER3Hey, look ska! Hope this little podcast can cheer you up with some big tunes. Hope this little podcast can interest you in some new bands. Hope this little podcast will help you get through your week and point you in a positive direction for the weekend. Hope you have a great day. Thanks for listening.

00:00 – Boomtown United – Too Many Chances (Boomtown United ’18)
03:26 – Bruce Lee Band – Dollars and Cents (Everything Will be Alright, My Friend ’14)
05:29 – Astronomy Constellations – The World is Composed of Injustice (2nd Demo ’18)
07:56 – the Holophonics – Mercury Retrograde (Phantom Arrival ’18)
14:10 – Catbite – Street Feeling (Panther Pro Sessions ’18)
16:56 – Cynimatics – Medium Life (Unify ’18)
18:38 – el Bastón de la Vieja – Rico Mundo Basura (Con Tó y con Eso ’18)

Show support for the bands by clicking on those links and checking out their websites and music! Show support for the podcast by finding & liking 23min of Ska on facebook as well as follow on twitter. Also, feel free to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

Also, feel free to download this episode if you wanna keep it forever.

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!

23min of Ska : Abbey Chase

23skaCHASEThis episode is STACKED! Best of all, we’re kicking things off with an exclusive premiere from the Holophonics! WOAH! This fantastic song will be on their new album out on May 11th. Speaking of new songs we have a brand new song from the Georgetown Orbits off their brand new album! Not only that but I’m following that up with a bunch of songs from a bunch of bands I’m excited to see this weekend at Back to the Beach. It’s gonna be a full-on ska weekend! Fantastic new ska & ska/punk, great older ska & ska/punk! I told you this episode was great!

00:00 – the Holophonics feat. Charlie Fine – Stoked! (Phantom Arrival ’18)
02:29 – the Georgetown Orbits – Crying Over You (Solar Flares ’18)
06:30 – Goldfinger – This Lonely Place (Hang Ups ’97)
09:34 – the Mighty Mighty Bosstones – Noise Brigade (Let’s Face It ’97)
11:42 – Less Than Jake – Handshake Meet Pokerface (LTJ GNV FLA ’08)
14:23 – the Interrupters – the Vally (Say it Out Loud! ’17)
16:36 – Abraskadabra – Worm’s Song (Welcome ’18)
18:46 – Hepcat – Rudies All Around (Right On Time ’97)

Show support for the bands by clicking on those links and checking out their websites and music! Show support for the podcast by finding & liking 23min of Ska on facebook as well as follow on twitter. Also, feel free to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

Also, feel free to download this episode if you wanna keep it forever.

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!