New Town Kings added to LISF2017

The latest act to be added to The London Intl Ska Festival 2017 is, Essex ska machine, the New Town Kings, who will be making their ska festival debut!

 

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Smoke Like A Fish added to LISF 2017

This weekend we are announcing 10 more acts for The London Intl Ska Festival 2017 and are delighted to say the first of them is….
Welsh supremos/Do The Dog Music artists… the superb….

SMOKE LIKE A FISH

For those of you new to them have a listen hear… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GHiCwqJIdNo

Only 5 second release tickets are left… buy now and save £30 per ticket. Don’t miss whats going to be the biggest celebration of ska the world has seen!

www.buytickets.at/hotshotscorcher
For all 21 acts already announced go to www.londoninternationalskafestival.co.uk

In time for the Great British summer… the ska festival hoodie returns!

Just in time for the Great British summertime we are delighted to once again make the highly popular London Intl Ska Festival hoodie available again. Available in Black S, M, L and XL only from https://londonintlskafestival.bandcamp.com/
While you’re there check out our sale items… posters 1/2 price, books/CDs/vinyl from £1.
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Dennis Bovell presents… Babylon at The London Intl Ska Festival 2017

We are truly honoured to announce the first headline event for The London Intl Ska Festival 2017​ (13-17 April) is…

B A B Y L O N   live!
London’s iconic reggae film brought to you by the soundtrack composer Dennis ‘Blackbeard’ Bovell and very special guests.  At one of London’s truly historic venues!

Tickets go onsale on 1st July.  To receive priority booking info join the LISF mailing list at HERE

Entrance is free to LISF2017 wristband ticket holders!
Only 8 second release wristband tickets are left.  Buy now and save £30 per ticket  www.buytickets.at/hotshotscorcher

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South America’s first act on The London Intl Ska Festival

10 more acts being announced this weekend for The London Intl Ska Festival 2017 (13-16 April)! If you missed the first two announcements they were: from Belfast the Aggressors B.C and from Argentina (the first south American artist to appear at the festival) Hugo Lobo!
More names announced over the weekend. For full list of acts confirmed so far go to https://www.facebook.com/events/454600028062514/
Join us for whats going to be the biggest ska event ever! Buy tickets now and save £30+ www.buytickets.at/hotshotscorcher
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Back To The Planet added to The London Intl Ska Festival 2017

We are delighted to announce the latest band to be added to The London Intl Ska Festival 2017 is… Back To The Planet.

A huge festival favourite they formed in 1989, split in 1995, but returned with their eclectic mix of political punk, ska, dub & electronic dance music in 2006. Even better news, they’re currently working on a new album!

The join Channel One Sound System, The Equators ( Stiff Records), the bionic rats from Ireland, 65 Mines Street from France, The Bighead, LEO & THE LINEUP from Denmark, The Mighty Cosmics, Counting Coins, Junior Bill from Wales, Axis Valvatron vs Sounds & Pressure valve sound clash, The Meow Meows and many more tba.
Only a handful of discounted tickets left. Buy now and save £30 a tickets www.buytickets.at/hotshotscorcher

 

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The Bionic Rats from Dublin added to The London Intl Ska Festival 2017

 

We are delighted to announce that The Bionic Rats from Dublin, Ireland have been add to The London Intl Ska Festival 2017 lineup.

3 self-released albums and a residency at Dublin’s Foggy Dew has led the Bionic Rats has built the band into Irelands leading act.  A fact born out by their recent appearance on Imelda Mays TV show.

Their brilliant mix of ska, 2Tone, reggae, rocksteady into their own special brew of Jamaican beats, Irish soul, social commentary and great songwriting saw them getting booked to play The London Intl Ska Festival 2013.  We are delighted to have them back!

Check them out on Imeldas show here

Happy People Records launch with @Phoenix City All-stars trio of albums

Happy People Records have just made Phoenix City All-stars 3 releases; ‘2Tone Gone Ska’, ‘Skatisfaction’ and the long awaited blazing ska take on Dexys Midnight Runners ‘Searching For The Young Ska Rebels’ available on their new
https://happypeoplerecords1.bandcamp.com/ page.

‘2 Tone Gone Ska’ is available on CD, digital & ltd.edition LP now.

‘Skatisfation’ and ‘Searching for the Young….’ are available now on CD and digital and the LP (only 250 numbered copies available) are out 1st July 2016. Preorder now and get a free download of the album instantly.

All LP orders receive a download copy of the album instantly.

Anyone who’s already preordered the PCAS Dexys vinyl email mail@pamainternational.co.uk to get your download code.

Happy People Records have just made Phoenix City All-stars 3 releases; ‘2Tone Gone Ska’, ‘Skatisfaction’ and the long awaited blazing ska take on Dexys Midnight Runners ‘Searching For The Young Ska Rebels’ available on their new
https://happypeoplerecords1.bandcamp.com/ page.

‘2 Tone Gone Ska’ is available on CD, digital & ltd.edition LP now.

‘Skatisfation’ and ‘Searching for the Young….’ are available now on CD and digital and the LP (only 250 numbered copies available) are out 1st July 2016. Preorder now and get a free download of the album instantly.

All LP orders receive a download copy of the album instantly.

Anyone who’s already preordered the PCAS Dexys vinyl email mail@pamainternational.co.uk to get your download code.

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Denmark’s ska & soul supremos make UK debut at The London Intl Ska Festival 2017

From the streets of Copenhagen, Leo and the Lineup have championed their blistering take on reggae, ska, and soul throughout Denmark and across the rest of Europe. Fronted by original soul man Mr. Kevin Leo, and a beautiful trio of backing singers known at The Leonettes, the ten piece machine will be making their UK debut at The London Int’l Ska Festival 2017.

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