We’ve started a kickstarter to help fund the reissues of some of our all time favorite 90′s ska records…. if you would like to donate and get yourself some really great records… or even have your label co-release them with us… hit up this link! http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/59430281/the-3rd-wave-ska-preservation-society-vinyl-reissu
Together with our pals from Manic Productions we’re super excited to present our holiday party at Daniet St in Milford. and honestly… like we needed an excuse to convince Mike & Ron to perform SHJ songs for us again….
Ron Ragona & Mike Pellegrino (of Spring Heeled Jack)
SHJ’s vox/guitarists performing the songs of Spring Heeled Jack.
Vic Ruggiero (of The Slackers)
Vic Ruggiero is a musician, songwriter and producer from New York City who has played in many ska bands, such as The Slackers, Stubborn All-Stars, SKAndalous All-Stars, Crazy Baldhead and The Silencers. He has also performed with punk rock band Rancid, both live and in the studio.
Solo project from Mike Costa of Arrogant Sons of Bitches &Bomb the Music Industry!
$18 ($15 advance) / 21+
Tickets on sale NOW! http://manicproductions.org/tickets
River City Extension is putting the final touches on the recording of their new album, and is heading back home for two special holiday shows. The band will most likely be showcasing some of the new tunes at these two shows… and from what we’ve been told will be 2 of the last 3 shows for 2011.
The first is Nov. 22nd @ the Space in Hamden CT at 7pm hosted by Asbestos Records and Manic Productions – Get your advance tickets ($2 cheaper!) here
The homecoming show is at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park NJ on November 23rd. Tickets are going super fast.. so if you plan on attending.. get ‘em now right here
Now up for sale! We are ridiculously proud to reissue this legendary piece of Ska-punk history with our buddies over at Underground Communique. Get your copy in the Asbestos webstore, or at the brand spankin’ new SKA IS DEAD store!
Come out and see NJ’s own River City Extension on the Northeast/Midwest dates of this summer’s warped tour!
07/12/11 Darien Center,NY
Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
07/14/11 Scranton, PA
The Flats at Arrow Hall
Parc Jean Drapeau
07/20/11 Cleveland OH
Blossom Music Center
Susquehanna Bank Center
First Niagra Pavillion
Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Monmouth Park Racetrack
The first pressing of River City Extensions’ acclaimed album, “And the Unmistakable Man” is all but gone, we have a handful left in our webstore and we just posted the brand spanking new 2nd pressing up as well… on two sweet new color combos. The band will also have these on their upcoming shows!
The band has a super busy schedule on the festival circuit this summer already, playing with everyone from Insane Clown Posse to Snoop Dogg.
4/30 – The Great Bamboozle w/ Movielife, Frank Turner, Gaslight Anthem & tons more!
5/28 – B.O.M.B Fest w/ George Clinton, Weezer, Sphongle, and Weezer!
7/12 -7/24 – The Vans Warped Tour w/ Against Me!, Big D & the Kids Table, Lucero, The Aggrolites & more!
7/30-7/31 – Newport Folk Festival w/ Elvis Costello, the Decemberists, Gogol Bordello & More!
plus some more incredible things we can’t tell you about just yet