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Less Than Jake

Less Than Jake
Band Members: Chris - Guitar & Vocals
Roger - Bass and Vocals
Vinnie - Drums
Buddy - Trombone
JR - Sax

Less Than Jake Bio:

Less Than Jake is an American third wave ska band from Gainesville, Florida. Originally formed in 1992 as a power pop trio, the band evolved into a hybrid of ska punk. Less Than Jake have also been cited as showing influences from a wide variety of genres including post-grunge, alternative rock, third wave ska, punk pop and punk revival. To date, the group has released nine full-length studio albums and a number of singles and compilations. The current lineup comprises guitarist/vocalist Chris Demakes, bassist/vocalist Roger Manganelli, drummer/lyricist Vinnie Fiorello, trombonist Buddy Schaub, and saxophonist Peter "JR" Wasilewski.

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  1. Less Than Jake streaming entire new EP – ‘Call To Arms’1/27/2017 3:56 PM | Permalink

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  3. Less Than Jake release “Bomb Drop” music video - PUNX.UK2/7/2017 6:23 PM | Permalink

    […] ska-punk veterans Less Than Jake have released a music video for “Bomb Drop,” which appears on their latest EP Sound […]

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    alvinperry3/24/2017 5:08 AM | Permalink

    Send this song.

  5. Video: Roger Lima (Less Than Jake) joins NOFX for performances of “Murder the Government/I’m Telling Tim”, “Six Years on Dope” and “Linoleum” in Japan and California - PUNX.UK3/31/2017 3:51 PM | Permalink

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  6. Less Than Jake announce 6th annual Wake and Bake Weekend6/19/2017 4:35 PM | Permalink

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  7. Music 4 Cancer Fest VII announces full lineup - PUNX.UK7/4/2017 11:32 AM | Permalink

    […] de Sainte-Therese and run September 14th to 16th. This year’s edition will feature Pennywise, Less Than Jake, Guttermouth and many more (see poster […]

  8. DS Interview: Kevin Lyman on the return of the It’s Not Dead Festival - PUNX.UK7/5/2017 12:29 PM | Permalink

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  9. Telethon announce 30-track concept album ft. Roger Lima, Chris Farren & more - PUNX.UK7/28/2017 8:44 PM | Permalink

    […] on September 29th, the album will feature a variety of guest appearances from Roger Lima of Less Than Jake, Chris Farren, and Franz Nicolay, among […]

  10. Less Than Jake round out 2017 tour itinerary7/29/2017 2:50 PM | Permalink

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  11. Less Than Jake round out 2017 tour itinerary - PUNX.UK7/29/2017 3:27 PM | Permalink

    […] ska-punk veterans Less Than Jake have rounded out their tour itinerary for the rest of 2017. Following some European dates, the […]

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