Tue Aug 20
409 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
The Skapones are a 2Tone ska band based in the Tees Valley in England. The ensemble got together to play a music that they all love, and the chaps intend to perform a selection of 2 Tone anthems and other foot stomping tunes, with the objective of making you dance and smile.
Their debut single "From Cradle To Grave" was released in January 2018 and went to NO.1 IN THE UK REGGAE CHARTS! This is the first US tour for the group.
They have played at prestigious venues like The Dublin Castle in London, supported Lee Thompson of Madness in 2017 at Club 100, and supported the giants MADNESS at the House of Fun event.
The band headlined events for March Of The Mods, Our House all dayers in York and Barnard Castle Big Day Out. They have also released 2 CD Eps "The Tommy Gun EP" and latest " Rudys Return " EP which features Lynval Golding & Jon Read of The Specials. https://www.theskapones.co.uk
Sinful Soul Tree is rooted in Baltimore & originated on 25th & Howard back in 1988. It started as a trio with the brilliant & driven Cedric "Drummer" Fisher, who is the only remaining original member keeping the legacy alive. While this funky soul movement has gone through countless musicians and transformations, you can still find the crew in that exact same spot kickin it & bringing the party vibes! Sindee Gibson is the lead singer who will draw you in & evoke your emotions with her rich & sultry melodic vibrato, her thought provoking lyrics and quirky flute solos. Her voice is somewhat reminiscent of the late Amy Winehouse. One thing is for sure, when she sings something, you'll feel something! Soul Son will engage you with his smooth and mellow timbre, while his natural song writing ability cannot be denied. His original style is clever and catchy...my man's got soul!! Collage is the man you'll hear playing those funky bass grooves that'll make you wanna move up outcha seat and hit the floor! Mack is multi-talented guitarist and keyboardist whose technique is tight and versatile new sounds always on point! Together we're killin it with soulful originals, funky improvs & covers. No matter what you're looking for Sinful Soul Tree is where it's @! https://facebook.com/sinfulsoultree / https://twitter.com/sinfulsoultree
Soulector Sound System is Baltimore's newest group that pays tribute to Jamaican sound systems. The group began as a side project among members of Baltimore's ska/reggae group the Soularites. Members of the band have also played in other bands that include the Evokatones, MSH, and Destory Babylon. The band features 3 core members but also have a variety of guests sit in for a collaborative, innovative experiences that pays tribute to the classic era of Jamaican reggae. Many of the songs are original songs over top of classic Jamaican riddims from the likes of King Tubby, Mighty Diamonds, Heptones, Bob Marley & the Wailers, and much more. The band has played a variety of festivals and events including SOWEBO fest and Trifecta Food Truck Gathering. Also the group has played with the legendary Jamaican singer King Yellowman.
Tickets: $12 in advance/$15 at door/$10 full-time students with ID