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Recording Update

Just a quick mention that we’re almost done tracking another round of tunes. We did a few tunes worth of drum and bass before the year was out. In almost 2 afternoons, we took care of keys and guitars. This … Continue reading

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Roots Rock Rebel Radio Show Spins Hard Times

Roots Rock Rebel has been broadcasting from CKUT for 5 years now. That’s no joke. The best part is playlists and recordings of the show can be found at Musical Occupation. Gotta love the podcasting era, but it’s so nice to know that it’s attached to a real person in a real radio station. Aaron, your faithful DJ spins a nice mix of reggae, ska, soul, punk and politics. Continue reading

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Don’t Take Our Word For It, Listen to Duff

We couldn’t be more flattered by the most recent review of our “Two Bucks For Bob” EP from the Duff Guide To Ska. Duff has been blogging about ska since there was blogging to be done, and was also an integral part of Moon ska. In short, as they say on their home page, “The Duff Guide to Ska–we really care about ska music, man.” Duff is an authority on this stuff, they know what they’re talking about. Continue reading

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Marco on the Bass, on our EP, and on the Scene

Big ups to Marc Wasserman of Marco On the Bass for the new review of our EP and the reggae scene in NYC. Marc has been blogging the scene since the early days of blogging so for sure give him a read. Also take a minute to give a listen to his band Bigger Thomas. Continue reading

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Tough Times Indeed

As we prepare to bid farewell to our bass player, songwriter, and friend, Juan Cardenas on the bass, we found ourselves back in the auditioning room. I forgot how grueling this process was. We’ve been fortunate enough to have had … Continue reading

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Shake Your Ass / Move Your Mule

NYC Reggae Massive Continues! Facebook Event

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