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  • David Hillyard & His Story of U.S. Ska Part 10

    David Hillyard & His Story of U.S. Ska Part 10

    A little intro. David Hillyard is well known to general readers of this blog. He’s a very long standing OG member of The Slackers, founded his own Rocksteady 7, played on the now classic Hepcat album Out of Nowhere and even before that he was playing in San Diego as a founding member of the Donkey Show. It’s an understatement to say he’s had a long music career let alone one devoted to the likes of Ska. He of course has a distinct and passionate perspective on music in general and pointed thoughts on the state of Ska in the U.S. having toured here for over 20 years.

  • Deal’s Gone Bad “Shine” with New Video

    Deal’s Gone Bad “Shine” with New Video

    Most bands today it seemes don’t have the creativity, time, money or all of the above to create any sort of video for their work. That’s a real shame too. The post MTV world is more interested in music videos than ever before. We live in a digital age where everything is viewable online and that means everything has to be visual as well as aural. – See more at: