The Taj Motel Trio is an American ska-punk band based in Habersham County, Georgia. Locally, the group is best known for winning a Battle of the Bands sponsored by WSTR-FM which resulted in their opening for Bon Jovi in Atlanta in February of 2006.
Straight outta Jersey, The Specs are a six-piece flamethrower of rock energy. With the urgency and attitude of punk, the melodic sensibilities of pop, and enough rock riffs to rock your face clean off, The Specs form a sound that represents what they love, and not the current trend of the week (fleeingthescene.com).
this eight-piece band from baltimore blends ska, punk & rock to a catchy dance-able sound. They have two albums: "very own vegas" (1995) and "no brakes" (1998). Unfortunally they broke up which explains their underrated status today. They are considered third wave of ska; the wave where ska, punkrock en pop fused and bands explored the boundries of blending these genres.
Too Short Notice began as a small project when several members graduated high school, and subsequently moved to college. Several local shows were played in Northern New Jersey, and member changes were frequent.
Tip the Van is an American rock/ska band that formed in Marlborough, Connecticut in 2002. Members are Nicole Oliva (vocals), Simone Oliva (vocals), Stephanie Allen (trombone/keyboard), Brian Dunnigan (lead guitar), Bryan Howard (bass), and Bryan Briggs (drums).
Tri-State Conspiracy is a hard-hitting ska-and-swing ensemble based in New York City. Since their formation in 2001, they have played over 100 shows at venues including CBGB, The Knitting Factory, SOB's, Hard Rock Cafe (NYC), Maxwell's (Hoboken, NJ), and The Chance Theater (Poughkeepsie
Animal Chin was a ska punk group from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Comprised of singer/guitarist Jamie Woolford, bassist Andrew Gruhn, and drummer B.J. Wuollet, the group was named after the 1987 skateboarding film, The Search for Animal Chin.
The Infamous Jake & The Pinstripe Mafia was a Third Wave ska band from Western Mass. They released two EPs. Life is Good was self-released and The Beginning of the End was released in 2003 on Kill.Normal.Records.
An upbeat, poppy, punky ska band from Gainesville, Florida. They have toured with Whole Wheat Bread and were on the Ska Is Dead III tour. They have put out three records. Like every other ska band, they have experienced major line-up changes, but unlike most ska bands, they have kept their "Same Old Sound".
are a third-wave reggae/ska music group formed in Allston, Massachusetts in 1992. They have released three albums, two under the Moon Ska Records label and the latest with Fork In Hand Records, and have appeared on countless ska compilations in the U.