Monday, June 28, 2010

Summer of Ska: Version NYC (Updated July & August!)

Here is the latest batch of updated ska gigs for NYC...make your summer plans accordingly...

Wednesday, June 30, 2010 @ 9:00 pm
The Aggrolites and The Have Nots
Venue: Highline Ballroom
Manhattan, NY
$12.00 in advance/$15.00 day of show

Saturday, July 3, 2010
Version City Party
NY Ska Jazz Ensemble, The Scofflaws, Wareika Hill, Mother Fletcher, and Harold's Trousers
Venue: Knitting Factory Brooklyn
Doors at 7:00 pm, show starts at 8:00 pm
$10.00/advance; $12.00/day of show

Sunday, July 4, 2010
Brooklyn Music Festival
The Rudie Crew and NY Ska Jazz Ensemble
Also on the bill: Fabulous, B.O.B., Shaggy, Lady Saw, Barrington Levy, Yellowman, Marcia Griffins, Gregory Isaacs, and many more.
Venue: Aviator Field, Floyd Bennett Park
Brooklyn, NY
$59.00 (kids 12 and under are free)

Wednesday, July 7, 2010 @ 8:00 pm
The Hard Times, The Forthrights, Vic Ruggiero, and Chris Murray
Venue: Eastern District
43 Bogart Street
Bushwick, NY

Saturday, July 10, 2010 @ 1:00 pm
Across the Aisle, Big D and the Kid's Table, and many more!
Venue: The Space
Hamden, CT
$12.00 in advance; $14.00 day of the show

Saturday, July 10, 2010 @ 9:00 pm
Dirty Reggae Party VI
R-Tronika, The Hard Times, The Bandulus, and
The Frighteners, plus Crazy Baldhead Sound-System
Venue: The Lake
258 Johnson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Sunday, July 11, 2010 @ 3:00 pm
Jimmy Cliff
Venue: SummerStage, Central Park (Fifth Avenue and 72nd Street)
Manhattan, NY

Tuesday, July 13, 2010 @ 8:00 pm
Across the Aisle, The Jukebox Romantics, Hey Stranger, CBJ, 4 Point 0, and The Local Skank
Venue: Public Assembly
Brooklyn, NY

Saturday, July 17, 2010 @ 9:00 pm
The Stress
Venue: N4 Bar
160 North 4th Street
Brooklyn, NY

Wednesday, July 21, 2010 @ 7:00 pm
River to River Festival
Burning Spear
Venue: Rockefeller Park, Battery Park City
Manhattan, NY

Saturday, July 24th @ 7:00 pm
Benefit for the National Wildlife Federation Oil Spill Relief Fund
Across the Aisle and more!
Venue: Otto's Shrunken Head
Manhattan, NY

Sunday, July 25, 2010 @ 8:00 pm
Celebrate Brooklyn
Venue: Prospect Park Bandshell
Brooklyn, NY

Saturday, August 7, 2010
Version City Party
The Bluebeats, Top Shottaz, The Forthrights, Hey Stranger, and The Cool and Deadly
Venue: Knitting Factory Brooklyn
Doors at 7:00 pm and show starts at 8:00 pm
$10.00 in advance/$12.00 day of the show

Sunday, August 8, 2010 @ 5:00 pm
Kofre and Panteon Rococo
Venue: Highline Ballroom
Manhattan, NY
$30 in advance/$35 DOS

Sunday, August 22, 2010 @ 3:00 pm
The Specials
Venue: SummerStage, Central Park (Fifth Avenue and 72nd Street)
Manhattan, NY


ReadJunk said...

Bosstones @ Irving Plaza August 24th


Steve from Moon said...

Thanks for the update!

Kames Jelly said...

Im not so sure that Stress show is still gonna happen. I'm pretty sure they broke up a couple weeks ago.

Steve from Moon said...


Nooooooooooooooo! I'll drop Mike a line to see what is up.

Thanks for the tip.