ROAD TRIP: Supernova International Ska Festival 2017

After a year off, the Virginia Ska Fest returns with a new name and a massive line-up.

Big D & The Kids Table Announce Fall Tour; Halloween Shows at Brighton Music Hall

big d 2013 fall tour 1 of 2 Fresh off the Warped Tour (the website says it ended yesterday), Big D and the Kids Table have announced a fall tour stretching as far north as Canada, as far south as Georgia, and dipping into the midwest. Apparently six weeks of downtime is all you need!

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Roadtrip: The Apple Stomp Two-Day Ska Festival in NYC, May 31-June 1

We’re clearly going to The Apple Stomp, a two-day ska festival at Irving Plaza in New York City. The bill boasts a handful of the strongest current touring ska acts, but the real treat is the reunion of many defunct acts from the late 90s.

October Ska Shows [And Other News]

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So I sort of blinked and noticed there’s a handful of great ska shows in Boston this month. And then I noticed they weren’t all listed anywhere. In the event that doesn’t get around to posting them, I wanted to pull them all together. So, risking being the new guy who rolls into town and pretends he knows what’s up, I’ve got a very incomplete arbitrarily compiled list! Feel free to add more in the comments that I might have missed.

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