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PILFERS playing @GRAMERCYTHEATRE on 1/19/14 – WIN TIX with LIVE HIGH FIVE! @PilfersNYC #NYC #SKA

The always incredible, OG lineup of NYC Ska Legends PILFERS are back in the saddle and primed to rock New York City on January 19th at one of the best venues in the Big Apple, Gramercy Theatre! Metro Stylee, The Big Takeover, and Mark U round out the bill! As a long-time fan of the band, […]

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Interview with Mephiskapheles; Playing #APPLESTOMP @irvingplaza @asbestosrecords

As a fan that never got a chance to catch them back in their heyday, I am ecstatic to report that Ska’s favorite demonic sons, Mephiskapheles, are reuniting to perform at this year’s inaugural edition of The Apple Stomp, taking place in NYC at Irving Plaza on May 31st and June 1st. I don’t know whose […]

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Drummer Spotlight with James Blanck (Pilfers); Playing #APPLESTOMP 5/31 @asbestosrecords @irvingplaza

What do you call a beautiful woman on a drummer’s arm? 
 A tattoo. Drummers always get a bum rap. Why is that? Ever seen a good band with a shitty drummer? No. Know why? BECAUSE THEY DON’T EXIST.  Drummers rule! We hit stuff, get peoples’ butts shaking, and ultimately determine whether or not the band […]

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APPLE STOMP adds 3 more bands; Day Tickets available tomorrow! @icr_ecords @asbestosrecords #applestomp

Already boasting an incredible lineup, THE APPLE STOMP has added (3) more bands to the bill! The Fad, Inspecter 7, and The Scofflaws will now also be performing at Irving Plaza in NYC! Talk about a stacked bill… This is every Ska fans wet dream come to life! Single day tickets will be available starting […]

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THE APPLE STOMP! Irving Plaza NYC 5/31-6/1; Get your dancing shoes ready! *Updated w/ ticket link

After months of planning and a whole lot of waiting, we are very proud to announce the first ever APPLE STOMP, taking place at Irving Plaza in NYC on May 31st and June 1st courtesy of our friends at Asbestos Records and a host of awesome sponsors! In addition to an anxiously awaited reunion by […]

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FREE 35 songs compilation from SKALAPALOOZA! Download password included here!

Our friends over at Asbestos Records have put up a free 35 songs compilation record as an added perk to the already incredible Skalapalooza tour that took place last month. You can grab it right here! Download code: bandsonabudget http://asbestosrecords.bandsonabudget.com/skalapalooza

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SKALAPALOOZA Pix from Philly… 4 shows remain THIS WEEK!!!

        After much anticipation and a long wait, Skalapalooza kicked off last week in Philadelphia at World Cafe, and it was quite a spectacle! To think we’d be able to see The Pietasters, Pilfers, and Spring Heeled Jack one more time is beyond comprehension, but it happened, and what a time it […]

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Interview with Stephen Jackson from The Pietasters

Washington D.C.’s The Pietasters are one of the longest running Ska bands on the market today. Formed in 1990, the soul slinging, hard partying band represents the finest of youthful energy combined with adult situations. Anyone who has seen the group can tell you that their performances are lighthearted, beer saturated dance-a-thons that feature bouncy […]

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Pilfers Interview with Coolie Ranx

I gotta say… It’ll be a cold day in Hell when I stop thinking about the insanity and amusement of my many experiences watching The Pilfers perform. Formed when members Coolie Ranx, Vinnie Nobile, James Blanck, Anna Milet-Meyer, and Nick Bacon left their spots in The Toasters, Bim Skala Bim, Skinnerbox, and The Erratics (respectively), […]

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