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23min of Ska : Maxwell Smart

23skaSMARTThis episode of 23min of Ska was sourced by an insanely large ska CD & LP collection by 23 ska scholars. Would you believe it? Hmmm . . . Would you believe a handful of ska aficionados and a healthy stack of ska CDs? How about one sleepy guy with his browser opened on bandcamp.com sorted to “ska”? I hope I wasn’t out of line with that crack about my sleepiness or my lack of seriousness about creating this podcast.

00:00 – the Toasters – Too Hip to be Cool (New York Fever ’92)
03:26 – Something to Do – Richard Spencer Punched in the Head (Richard Spencer Punched in the Head ’18)
06:18 – Codename Colin – Losing Touch (Outgunned ’17)
09:53 – the Siren Six! – C.O.N.F.U.S.I.O.N. (Young and Professional ’98)
12:39 – Maxwell Smart – Organized Chaos (Infinite Appeal ’10)
16:12 – Scheming Thieves – Maximum Effort (a Classic Ruse ’18)
19:00 – Melbourne Ska Orchestra – Get Smart (Melbourne Ska Orchestra ’13)

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23min of Ska : Nick Fury

23skaFURY“Nick Fury ain’t watchin’ the end o’ the world in bed, mister! Sick or well, I’m a fighter!”
– Nick Fury, “the Avengers” vol. 1 #188 (Dec ’73)

00:00 – the Toasters – Social Security (New York Fever ’92)
02:49 – Popes of Chillitown – Get Off/Get On (Work Hard, Play Hard, See You in the Graveyard ’18)
06:22 – Lo & the Magnetics – Out (A Part ’05)
10:07 – the JB Conspiracy – Superhero (This Machine ’07)
12:37 – High School Football Heroes – Nothing Beneath You (We’ve Fooled Around Long Enough’06)
19:23 – the Stiff Joints – Horns of Fury (First Proper Album ’17)

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23min of Ska : Napoleon Solo

23skaSOLOOk… so… this is the 300th episode. It is also the first episode of 2018 and the first episode in a new set of 23 episodes all loosely based on fictional secret agents. But you’d think I’d have more to say about doing the 300th one of these, right? Personally, I cannot believe I’ve created 300 mini ska mixes to share with all of you. Every time an episode gets a share and a like on facebook, or an upvote on reddit, or a heart and a retweet on twitter I get a little happier inside. All those small things encourage me to want to keep sharing what I find and what I’ve found that’s great about ska music. Some of the messages I’ve gotten from bands and listeners have meant the world to me as well, seriously, you are all far too kind. Now, I’d like to say “Here’s to 300 more episodes!” While I cannot quite promise that, I can promise that this podcast isn’t going anywhere soon, so look forward to another 50 weeks of this show in 2018! (Sorry again about missing last week!)

00:00 – Death of Guitar Pop – Welcome Back (69 Candy Street ’17)
03:39 – Susan Cadogan – the Girl Who Cried (the Girl Who Cried Over You ’18)
06:10 – Drop Steady – Souls Alive (the Light ’15)
10:41 – Napoleon Solo – Buses & Trains (Shot! ’89)
14:02 – L’Home Llop & The Astramats – Llatí tirant a escà (Volum 1 ’15)
17:21 – the Siren Six! – This Can’t be What You Meant (Young & Professional ’98)
19:49 – the Toasters – Talk is Cheap (Hard Band for Dead ’96)

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23min of Ska : Cruller

23skaCRULLERHello ladies and gents, are you ready for the latest episode of 23min of Ska?
I sure hope so!
I also hope that this episode is well received by you fine folks.
You’re all fantastic listeners, and I thank you for checking out this episode.
Have a fantastic day!

00:00 – the JB Conspiracy – Start Listening (the Calm ’12)
03:01 – MU330 – Oh My God (Ultra Panic ’02)
04:42 – the Toasters – History Book Version (New York Fever ’92)
07:32 – Night Gaunts – Conversations with Creation (Conversations with Creation ’15)
11:29 – Be Like Max – Intro/Yeah, so What? (Against All Odds ’15)
14:10 – Spring Heeled Jack – Keep Me Up (Sound Salvation ’17)
17:37 – the Dendrites – Armed and Opposed (the Dendrites ’10)

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23min of Ska : Plain Cake

Trust this podcast.
This podcast has everything you need.
Do not doubt this podcast.
Listen to this podcast.
Feel this podcast.
Live, as this podcast would.

00:00 – Goldfinger – Get Up (Hello Destiny ’08)
02:57 – Bombskare – Crime of the Century (Fistful of Dynamite ’09)
06:52 – the Chalk Outlines – Something Wrong with the Right (the Chalk Outlines ’17)
10:11 – the Toasters – Enemy of the System (Enemy of the System ’02)
12:59 – the Dump Trumps – Aristocracy (Vol. 1 ’17)
15:33 – Tri-State Conspiracy – Hell to Pay (High Strung Mess ’05)
19:41 – the JB Conspiracy – Be Aware (This Machine ’07)

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23min of Ska : Glazed

Words, words, words. Words arranged into a sentence. Words trying to convey an idea. Shallow statement of support. Trite catchphrase showing solidarity. Buzzword. Mention of genre. New slang to show you’re hip to the kids. Self-deprecating joke. Sincere message of thanks to listeners for their time. Another joke. Words expressing the hope that the listener likes this episode.

00:00 – Reggae Workers of the World – Memories Walk (Reggae Workers of the World ’15)
02:20 – the Middle Volga Social Club – Nikolay Golga (Groovin’ ’17)
05:18 – the Skints – Got No Say (FM ’15)
08:37 – the Toasters – Ploughshares into Guns (New York Fever ’92)
12:04 – the Doped up Dollies feat. Maddie Ruthless – Skin Head (the New Way Out ’15)
15:10 – the Snails – Call Me (Urban Pirate Booty Vol. 5 ’13)
19:07 – les Singes Verts – Personal Jesus (Fellow Men ’17)

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23min of Ska : Strawberry Jelly Filled

23skastrawberryjamNothing is True.
Everything is Possible.

It’s a big world out there.
Watch out for yourself, and try to your best to help others.
Good luck.

00:00 – the Pomps – Mitt’s a Twit (Indie Rock is Dying ’16)
02:22 – the Sentiments – You Don’t Know (Hi-Fi ’16)
05:40 – Abraskadabra – Tonight (Grandma Nancy’s Old School Garden ’12)
08:49 – Big D & the Kids Table – Hell on Earth (Strictly Rude ’07)
11:48 – the Branlarians – Dirty Western (the First and Maybe the Only! ’13)
14:55 – the Indecision – Come and Go (the Indecision EP ’12)
17:30 – the Toasters – Too Much Happening (New York Fever ’92)
20:19 – the Beat – Two Swords (I Just Can’t Stop It ’80)
22:29 – Dan Potthast – Alternative Facts (from a Facebook video ’17)

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