100% Ska Podcast S05E08 – On a Jet Plane to Jamaica

We haven’t done an all-60s ska show in quite a while, so tonight we’ll be doing just that! Nothing but pure Jamaica ska and rocksteady for your listening pleasure. No breaks, no interruptions just pure dancing and grooving mood. Some songs you know, some you may not, but I think you’ll find a few new songs to you’ll be humming in no time! Next episode the pendulum swings the other way as we highlight some of the great new releases of 2022 (and late 2021) ahead of Bandcamp Friday! Full Playlist: Lloyd & Glen – Rudies Give Up Tommy McCook – Freedom Sounds Llans Thelwell & the Celestials – Mughead Ska Jackie Opel – Turn Your Lamp Down Byron Lee & the Dragonaires – Frankenstein Roland Alphonso – Lee Oswald The Blues Busters – Soon You’ll Be Gone The Gaylads – Rolling Down Lord Sir Comic – Ska-ing West Dobby Dobson – Cry Another Cry David Isaacs – I’d Rather Be Lonely The Sensations – Long Time Me No See You Girl Eddie Perkins – My Darling The Uniques – Love and Devotions X-Rays – Big Brother Pat Kelly – Little Boy Blue The Maytals – One Look Vin Gordon – Sounds and Soul Stranger & Gladdy – Rudies All Around The Rulers – Copasetic Honeyboy Martin & The Voices – Dreader Than Dread The Pioneers – Some of The Bawl Eric Morris – Blackman Ska Trammy – Horns of Paradise Lynn Taitt and the Jets – The Joker Ken Parker – A Change is Gonna Come Don’t forget to follow DJ Ryan Midnight and the 100% Ska Podcast on Facebook and get your weekly dose of a DJ trying to emulate your favorite old college radio ska show by subscribing to the podcast if you haven’t already!

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DJ Ryan Midnight hosts the weekly all-vinyl podcast 100% Ska, playing a selection of cuts across the genre's spectrum and history. You'll hear an emphasis on current ska bands carrying the checkered banner including plenty of new releases, along with 2-Tone era and 3rd Wave classics and rarities, original Jamaican 60s and everything in between. Some episodes will feature interviews with bands, with the rare episode segueing into Ryan's non-ska guilty pleasures. When not hosting the podcast, Ryan Midnight can be found livestreaming ska sets, spinning locally in NYC, supporting live musicians, and producing the Subway to Skaville series.