May 5, 2015

skipapalooza V wrap

enjoy some fun and frantic skipapalooza V viz! such a skasome night! was it only 2.5 weeks ago? so much fun & 4 hours of dancing was too good!

  • The King Kong 4: 00:56 – 3:21
  • TooNice: 3:21 – 12:48
  • Cheap Suits: 12:48 to end 

https://youtu.be/9fJPiKwAsfg

May 3, 2015

ska party FM week of April 27

ska party returned to having music beds to speak over and highlight a slew of new and “new to us” SKA!  DIG!

as it aired on these fine and dandy FM stations:

Ska party FM week of April 27 by Dj_Skip on Mixcloud

Ska Party Playlist for the week of April 27th, 2015
tune – artist
*denotes skanadian
rum jam – the japonicans
cantina – los furios*
una mas – los furios*
liquid lunch – skavenjah*
one night – the beatdown*
karma – cheap fakes
pray for rain – the duppies
gideon boot (featuring general levy) – mungos hi fi
bad habits – chainska brassika
music is the girl i love – gentleman’s dub club
sovereign dub – dubmatix*
plan b – skaputnik
mr. x – gangster politics*
ska party outro theme – king kong girio & the 2 tone skuds*
May 1, 2015

t’was a sunny afternoon podskast!

was a very sunny afternoon and we were oh-so tired but also oh-sooooo in the mood for ska! so we took advantage of the spirit of the weather & luckily got to do a podskast on www.raugmedia.com!  now available to listen at your leisure!

Ska party sunny afternoon RAUG podskast by Dj_Skip on Mixcloud

Ska Party RAUG MIXES playlist for April 29th, 2015
*denotes skanadian
seasons – dub the earth
home – cartoon violence
bingo bongo – dr ring ding skavaganza
whine & grind/ stand down margaret – english beat
too much pressure – selecter
remember – the sidewalk doctors
escape from planet dread – the liquidizer
for petes sake – crackerjack
time goes by – the duppies
entropy – brooklyn attractors
you must be good – the slackers
sand on the beach – the cheap fakes
carregar – mercurias
once bitten – the expanders
bad habits – chainska brassika
carolina – the new riddim
where did u go?- the skints
burglars nightmare – skaputnik
anarchie – me mom and morgentaler*
yellin in my ear – op ivy
breakdown – rancid
why do i bother? – dollface
robbery – oceanside sound system
strongman sampson – eric morris
judge dread – prince buster
rough and tough – stranger cole
tired of struggling – stubborn all stars
six foot fences – the moudly lovers
April 28, 2015

May TooNice Dates!

TooNice currently has a limited edition run of CD’s available until they run out. The disc is a compilation (of sorts) of material that we’ve recorded over the years. 17 tracks in all for just $10!  Proceeds go towards our next recording. Hit us up at any of these upcoming shows in May for your copy!  Of note, a show in Montreal AND a couple in NY state? WHOA! = Roadtrip!

  • Friday May 1 – Local Gastropub, Barrie 7-11p 
  • Saturday May 2 – Newmarket Farmers Market Opening 9 – noon
  • Saturday May 2 – Sawdust City, Gravenhurst 8p
  • Sunday May 3 – Firehall Pizza. Blue Mtn 11p
  • Thursday May 7 – Bourbon, Barrie 9p  
  • Friday May 8 – Flynn’s, Penetang 9p 
  • Saturday May 9 – McKibbin’s Pub, Vaudreuil, PQ 10p
  • Friday May 15 – Mill On Main, Huntsville 9:30p  
  • Saturday May 16 – Wismer House, Port Elgin 10p
  • Friday May 22 – Casbah, Collingwood 10p
  • Saturday May 23 – Street Festival Orillia 11-3p
  • Saturday May 23 – Study, Midland 9:30p
  • Friday May 29 – Scotland Yard Pub, Rochester NY 8p
  • Saturday May 30 – Dublin Deck, Patchogue, Long Island, NY 10p with Oogee Wawa!
April 28, 2015

toonice at the opera house

thanks to everyone for a great night at the Opera House on April 26! opening for the English Beat was skasome AND skariffic! here’s a few TooNice vids from the show!

April 28, 2015

ska party FM week of April 20th

well, honestly we were really hung over when we recorded this episode of Ska Party FM (thanks to skipapaloozaV).  hence not much chit chat and much longer tunes than the usual but still we had a blast!  check out the show as it aired on these fine FM stations:

Ska party FM week of April 20 by Dj_Skip on Mixcloud

Ska Party Playlist for the week of April 20th, 2015
tune – artist
*denotes skanadian
eastern leo – blue beat players
hotter reggae – the bullets
are u reggae now? – champions inc
happy hour – the barrymores*
2 tone town – the cheap suits*
bullets to the ground – the planet smashers*
you can’t dance – mad bomber society*
reip – TooNice*
horska – gypsophillia*
nafas – zeb
spanish bombs – red soul community
doors of your heart – the english beat
simmer down – the abruptors
007 (shanty town) – desmond dekker
April 20, 2015

ska party FM show for the week of April 13th!

another week of skaliciousness has flown by!  we just uploaded a very special “skipapalooza” version of ska party that aired on these fine FM stations:

Ska party FM week of April 13 by Dj_Skip on Mixcloud

Ska Party Playlist for the week of April 13th, 2015

tune – artist
*denotes skanadian

ska saves – the cheap suits*
one thousand bullets – duppies
don’t worry – the abrupters
bakken land – the pepitones
paulo friere ska – the snails (feat: dave hillyard & king django)
rocksteady and roll – the snails
house of fun – madness
vegetable – rocky mountain rebel music*
nothing to see here – the brass action*
ce soir – francbatards*
manon viens danser le ska – the kingpins*
angry at the girl – king kong girio*
get smart – melbourne ska orchestra
fascination (keep feeling) – rude boy george
she don’t like reggae music – seaside villains*

April 13, 2015

Ska Party FM week of April 6th

Last week’s skalicious FM show is now up!

as heard on these fine FM stations:

Ska party FM show April 6 by Dj_Skip on Mixcloud

tune – artist
*denotes skanadian
like a king – dilip & the davs
feel no pain – king apparatus*
take it from the top – the planet smashers*
people do the rocksteady – the bodysnatchers
bicycle – monkey
bike – matt foy*
on my bike – roots roundup*
wise wizard – high top society*
god backwards – adams mind*
rescue me – ill scarlett*
walkin proud – the beatdown*
sharpest thorn – the sidewalk doctors
this is my time – erin bardwell collective
bootboy of odd man out – the autocratics
fly on the wall – the bionic rats
watch yourself – the screw ups
its all good in the hood – freshly cut*
ska zirkus – barefoot basement
April 10, 2015

RAUG April 9 Podskast!

our latest podskast is now up for your listening pleasure at yer leisure! we chat about adding vinyl to the show AND why we don’t chat anymore over instrumentals!  contains some new, new 2 us, 2 tone and 3rd wave grooves!

Ska party RAUG podskast April 9 by Dj_Skip on Mixcloud

ska party podskast playlist – April 9, 2015
as heard LIVE on www.raugmedia.com
tune – artist
*denotes skanadian artist

me and my maxwell house – subb*
storm rider – tspo
put your guns down – OSS
si tu no easta – big javy & los tenampa
the exorcist – dr ring ding skavaganza
malva rosa – el gran miercoles
blood red metalflake – reigning monarchs
peter gunn theme – los elefantes
the one sided order – autocratics
de quoi tu m’accuses? – two tone club
this i know – chainska brassika
there’s something – crazy baldhead
do the mango – the liquidizer
you walked away – erin bardwell collective
sweet tea – the pepitones
embarrassment – madness
ranking full stop (version) – english beat
party at ground zero – fishbone
yellin in my ear – op ivy
this is the new sound – the interrupters
DSR are in town – dirty soul riders
wanty & getty – branlarians
the bridge – stand high patrol
N.N. reggae – dubside RMS
treat me so cruel – sidewalk doctors
hooked on 45’s – bionic rats
pendulum – the toasters
paul getty – the scofflaws
esta noche – lets go bowling

April 6, 2015

Ska Party FM show for the week of March 30th, 2015

here’s last wk’s skalicious FM show! now available to listen anytime!

we air weekly on these fine stations:

Ska party weekly FM show March 30 by Dj_Skip on Mixcloud

Ska Party FM playlist for the week of March 30th, 2015
* denotes skanadian artist

can’t stop – dr. ring ding skavaganza
come to you – the skints
keep it simple (live) – the slackers
rudies all around – hepcat
iron bar – los elefantes
no siendo mas uno – los elefantes
spy vs spy – the kingpins*
how the mighty have fallen – los furios*
ghostbustah – TooNice*
top of the world – mad bomber society*
london calling – dubmatix*
best friend – the english beat
don’t believe the hype – ed rome
birth right – everybody left*
king of the hill – bigtopp
true and mighty – reigning monarchs

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