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Monthly Archives: January, 2012

BANKROBBERS (Italy – ska)

Recently i picked up the debute CD from The Bankrobbers. These Italian scooterists blend 2-tone ska with an Italian rage. Their ‘Our Times’ album features guest appearances by members from … Continue reading

January 24, 2012

HARD TIMES (USA – reggae / roots)

Founded in New York in 2009, The Hard Times play an instrumental mixture of early reggae and roots reggae. Bob Timm (drums) tells about the band, the scene in New … Continue reading

January 24, 2012

PRINS CARL (Sweden – streetpunk)

Yet another promising new band from Sweden. Although ‘new’ isn’t exactly the right description for a band that exists since 2001. After a debute album in early 2011 the band … Continue reading

January 24, 2012

VOID UNION (USA – reggae)

After a decent debute album in 2008, The Void Union recently presented a highly impressive second full-length. The band mixes early reggae with traditional ska and a small touch of … Continue reading

January 3, 2012