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The Holophonics stream their cover album of Maroon 5′s most recent album “V”

Posted by Johnny X on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 1:10 PM (PST)

Texas ska-punks The Holophonics have released their “Maskarakes Vol. 6″  album which is a cover of the entire Maroon 5 album “V” done in true ska-punk style.  You can stream it in its entirety below.

The Holophonics last released MaSKArade Vol. 5: Saves The Day: Stay What You Are, a cover of the entire Saves The Day album “Stay What You Are”.

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Mike Park and the ever-rotating cast of The Bruce Lee Band released their newest album, Everything Will Be Alright, My Friend earlier this month and while the physical copies are still being shipped out by the fine folks at Asian Man Records, you can get your ska-punk fix right now! ….if you have a Spotify account, that is. You can find a stream of the album, courtesy of Spotify, below.

Everything Will Be Alright, My Friend sees Mike Park being backed by Mike Huguenor (Hard Girls/Classics of Love), bassist/vocalist Jeff Rosenstock (Bomb the Music Industry!) and drummer Kevin Higuchi (The Chinkees). It is also the first full-length The Bruce Lee Band has released since their 1995 self-titled album, on which Park was backed by members of Less Than Jake.

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Eli Whitney & the Sound Machine announces fall US tour

Posted by Bizarro Dustin on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 9:00 AM (PST)

Brooklyn ska-punk act Eli Whitney & the Sound Machine has announced a short run of US tour dates this fall to support their new album, Reasons to Leave. You can check out the list of dates and locations below.

Eli Whitney & the Sound Machine self-released Reasons to Leave on August 1, 2014. The album is available to stream or download here.

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Two members of French ska-punk act P.O. Box, along with a couple of their friends, have put together a killer vocal arrangement of Bradley Nowell era Sublime songs and performed them in a capella fashion for our viewing pleasure.  It’s done really, really well and is definitely worth the watch.  Check it out below.

This Sublime medley is the second of such tributes.  The first was a fantastic arrangement of NOFX songs.

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The Talks (U.K. ska) announce upcoming album

Posted by GinaVenz on Friday, September 19, 2014 at 2:42 PM (PST)

Yorkshire, England’s The Talks are releasing a new album that has been 3 years in the making.  Commoners, Peers, Drunks, and Thieves will be released on September 24th via All Our Own Records.

You can hear one of the single “Don’t look Behind You,” below.  The Talks will head out on a European tour to support the new album later this fall.

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The Toasters and The Attack announce 2014 US tour dates

Posted by Jonathan Lyte on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 5:48 PM (PST)

New York ska band The Toasters have announced a string of upcoming Fall US tour dates. They will be taking Orlando street punks The Attack on the road with them on this tour which starts next month in Dallas and ends in Florida. You can check out the tour dates below.

The Toasters released their ninth studio album “One More Bullet”  in 2007 through Stomp Records, The Attack last released their “Rise Sing Deliver” EP in 2013.

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California ska-punks Left Alone have released another teaser video for their upcoming album Harbor Area, and you can check it out below.

Harbor Area is set to be released on September 23rd through Hellcat Records and Smelvis Records. It will serve as a follow-up to the band’s 2013 EP Hate The Day.

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The Bruce Lee Band stream new track “Where’s The Call”

Posted by vivalalexy on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 11:14 AM (PST)

Mike Park’s The Bruce Lee Band are now streaming their new track “Where’s The Call” and you can check it out below.

The song is off the upcoming album “Everything Will Be Alright, My Friend,” which features members of Operation IvyBomb The Music Industry!Hard Girls, and more. It is set for release later this month through (you guessed it!) Asian Man Records.

“Everything Will Be Alright, My Friend” will be the first full-length Bruce Lee Band has released since their 1995 self-titled album, on which Park was backed by members of Less Than Jake.

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Belgian ska-punks Overweight have released a music video for a new song titled “I’m Not Amused,” and you can check it out below.

The band’s upcoming album Back to the 90′s is set to be released on October 4th through 2K10 Records.

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The Holophonics to release new covers album “MaSKArade Vol. 6: Maroon 5: V

Posted by vdubowner on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 5:22 PM (PST)

Texas ska-punks The Holophonics, have announced via their Facebook account that they’re planning on covering Maroon 5′s latest album entitled “V” in its entirety. They also revealed the artwork which you can see above.

The bands states:

“The new Maroon 5 album was released today! It’s probably pretty good, cause they’re a popular band, right? OK! So now we’re gonna record our own ska cover version of the whole album! Like, RIGHT now! Well we just bought the CD and today we’re starting to arrange our versions, so how long do you think it will take us to finish the whole album???”

For now, no release date has been announced, we’ll keep you posted as soon as more details are available.

The Holophonics last released MaSKArade Vol. 5: Saves The Day: Stay What You Are, a cover of the entire Saves The Day album “Stay What You Are”. If you wish, you can stream it below.

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Sharkanoid is a new project from Rick Johnson of Mustard Plug and Dan Potthast (of MU330).  They combine their talents in a more traditional rock format, and throw in some guest appearances from fellow punks Lauren Stevenson and Jeff Rosenstock of Bomb The Music Industry! on their new album, Have a Great Summer.

The album won’t be released until October 7th, but you can give a few tracks a listen below.

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The Phillippines’ ska punks OneManDown have released a new lyric video for the track “Did My Back Hurt Your Knife?”  The song will be featured on their upcoming self-titled album.  You can watch the video below.

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Mike Park, longtime owner and operator of legendary California punk/ska label Asian Man Records, has announced plans to release a new Bruce Lee Band full-length titled Everything Will Be Alright, My Friend this September.

Give the album’s lead single “Generations,” which features guest vocals from Jesse Michaels of Operation Ivy, Common Rider, and Classics of Love, a listen below, and head over here to get your pre-orders in!

Everything Will Be Alright, My Friend will be the first full-length Bruce Lee Band release since their 1995 self-titled album, on which Park was backed by members of Less Than Jake. The band last released an EP titled Community Support Group on January 28th through Really Records.

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Music Video: Echo & The Beats – “Fred”

Posted by ChrisDude on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 7:22 AM (PST)

UK ska punk rockers Echo & The Beats have premiered a music video for their song ”Fred”. You can check it out below.

“Fred” is taken from Echo & The Beats’ debut album Where There Is Discord…, which was released last December, and is available for streaming on their Bandcamp page.

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The full schedule for the 2014 edition of The Fest’s little brother Big Pre-Fest In Little Ybor has been posted, and Less Than Jake have announced they will be playing Losing Streak front-to-back when they hit the stage on the 2nd night!!

A handful of other bands will be playing ‘special sets’ as well – A Wilhelm Scream will be playing nothing but songs requested via Twitter, Broadway Calls are gonna try to play ‘at least most of’ their 2008 self-titled album, ASTPAI will be playing their new album Burden Calls in its entirety, and Banquets will play their debut album Top Button, Bottom Shelf front-to-back.

The full schedule for Big Pre-Fest In Little Ybor 2 can be found over here, along with links to where you can buy tickets for the shows going on at each individual venue. The full schedule for The Fest 13 is apparently coming soon, so stay tuned for that!

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