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Spring Thaw: Ska Comes Out of Hibernation

Spring is upon us! You’d never know it given the forecast for snow tomorrow, but technically speaking, spring has begun. At least that’s what my calendar tells me. One other indication is signs of life from ska bands who’ve otherwise been hibernating all winter. It’s all of a sudden the clocks turn back, a ska band sees the sun, and the ability to play an upbeat just magically returns. This is why at least one schmuck you know calls ska “beach music.” *Shudder*

In any case…

Jacob Wake Up!

Jacob Wake Up! is managing editor of Boston Ska (dot) net. He's been going to ska shows since high school and never looked back. Jake lives in Roslindale and works in communications by day. You can see him perform with The New Limits or strike up conversation with him at a local ska show.

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