Archive for November, 2011


3rd Wave Ska Preservation Society – Vinyl Reissue Project!

November 22, 2011

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!


Asbestos Records Acoustic X-Mas Spectacular !!!!

November 15, 2011

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….

Asbestos Records Acoustic Xmas Spectacular! featuring…

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.

George Argyrou & David Solomon
Vocalists for Long Island’s High School Football Heroes and The Nix86.
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Binary Heart
Solo project from Mike Costa of Arrogant Sons of Bitches &Bomb the Music Industry!

$18 ($15 advance) / 21+

Tickets on sale NOW!


River City Extension’s Thanksgiving shows!

November 8, 2011

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