Four years ago a cat named Chris started spinning at a little club called Akbar in Silverlake, CA. His buddy Terry Lee ran the door and helped spread the word about the new night. It was called The Rocksteady Lounge. It wasn’t a big spot but was perfect for what he was spinning.
The Jamaican Gleaner posted a review of the reunited Dave & Ansel Collins at the..
Deal’s Gone Bad, Chicago’s leading Ska Soul outfit have always been a favorite of mine. Vocals, style, tunes, performance – it’s a perfect mix if you dig good music and they put on a show every time I see em.
The London International Ska Festival came and went. It was an amazing show over 4..