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Fireball Tour

Fireball Tour 2019

Skanking and Fireball aren’t the most likely combination. But somehow it works at O2 Academy Brixton for the tour that brings together two of the biggest names in ska-punk, Goldfinger and Less Than Jake, but before that there is a whole day of ska to look forward to. Matt Stocks was not simply a DJ, but a mail man, delivering ...

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Goldfinger: “The arts are so important and it’s not always easy to get out there” Fireball Tour 2019

With seven hit studio albums and a legendary cover of ‘99 Red Balloons,’ ska-punk legends Goldfinger are no stranger to touring, especially action-packed, energy-fueled tours! This September they’re set to bring that energy to the alongside Less Than Jake, on the Fireball Fire Tour. We caught up with lead guitarist Philip “Moon Valjean” Sneed to discuss their thoughts before they ...

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DJ Matt Stocks “Expect Scatman John alongside NOFX and Rancid in my set” Fireball Tour 2019

From interviewing rockstars behind the camera as part of a podcast to sharing the stage in front of the camera with them, Matt Stocks has done it all. Now he will keep on doing it, as he is to share the stage with ska-punk legends Less Than Jake and Goldfinger as part of the Fireball Tour. His DJ set will ...

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Less Than Jake

Less Than Jake and Reel Big Fish show Manchester a skatastic time

Opening up the show is Suburban Legends, for anyone who doesn’t know them they are a Ska band from Orange County, CA. They’re very happy to the point all your worries go away. Not only playing their own tracks, they are also known to do amazing skatified covers from Disney movies, it’s amazing! This is the second time I have seen these guys ...

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Download 2018: 6 acts you NEED to see on the Avalanche stage

According to their website, Download Festival’s Avalanche stage: “showcases the best in punk rock, post-hardcore and alt-rock,” We can get aboard that, for sure. To  us though Avalanche is the TRUE alternative to the rest of the festival which is filled to the brim with hard rock and metal (not that there’s anything wrong with that). This is like the ...

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Yellowcard + Less Than Jake 2015 Uk Tour announcement!

So, not long ago Yellowcard announced a new tour in 2015. Not only that they have confirmed the support acts which are double trouble goodness featuring, Less Than Jake and the mighty Chunk, No Captain Chunk! With the new album launch ‘Life of a Sail’ which we said was Happy, Energetic Rock & Kick Ass! So, it was only a matter ...

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Less Than Jake announce new album

Florida’s Less Than Jake have revealed their new upcoming record. See The Light is set to be released later this year on Fat Wreck Chords with whom the band recently re-joined after leaving the label in 2008. Trombonist Buddy Schaub commented on the progression of the new album: “Our bass player Roger has been recording our demos since the beginning ...

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Less Than Jake and Reel Big Fish announce UK co-headlining tour

Less Than Jake and Reel Big Fish have announced they will both be storming the UK as part of a co-headlining tour scheduled for next year. The boys will be supported on all dates by Zebrahead as special guests. Less Than Jake drummer, Vinnie Fiorello, commented: “We have been lucky to have found a second home in the UK and ...

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