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Leek Ska Festival - A Christmas Skank
Formed in 1999 The Skalinskis play a fusion of upbeat dub and ska with a hint of eastern european folk in the mix. In 2019 the band are currently a 6 piece eclectic combo with a tidy beat and a heavy brass section. With 3 albums and years of touring under their belt, the band has honed a live show full of energy that is sure to get you dancing. Their material features driving lyrics, drunken vignettes and adaptations of classic ska/reggae. Guaranteed to Skank up the Dance!
Roots to Nowhere, a 4-piece ska/punk/reggae band from Crewe, Cheshire established in 2009 after the split of former band Empty Pockets. Roots' songs depict the struggles of the working class and looking at society as a whole, with hard hitting relatable lyrics and music that makes you want to move.
Broken 3 Ways, a 4-piece ska-punk outfit from the north west, a dynamic band whom always Brings massive Energy into any Dance. They come at Ska with Contemporary Drive. Well seasoned on the Road, with many festival appearances these Boys are just coming into their own. They blow the roof of every single time and you are never EVER disappointed Liverpool Live.
Cheerful songs of adultery, drunkeness, rejection and unrequited love with solid rock steady skank rhythms and dizzy chaotic minor key sounds.
See The Skalinskis tour dates
Foxlowe Arts Centre
- Market Place
- ST13 6AD