We’re halfway to Halloween, so let’s break out some spooky ska (and a little dub) to start really getting you in the mood, because why wait for the 31st, right? Let this be your soundtrack to costume making, pumpkin carving, house decorating, or maybe some inspiration for your playlist come trick ‘r treat time.
We’ve got selections from across the spectrum of ska all lined up tonight!
Let’s dive in to this extended episode, and see what delights we can find!
Byron Lee and the Dragonaires – Frankenstein
The Upsetters – Night Doctor
King Horror – Frankenstein
The Toasters – Frankenska
Mephiskapheles – Satanic Debris
Mustard Plug – Mr Smiley
Pilfers – Show No Fear
Desorden Publico – Los Zombies
The Hempsteadys – When Dead are Undead
The Radiation Kings – Dia De Los Muertos
Stop the Presses – Dead Man’s Party
Skaos – Munsters
Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra – Vampire
SLK – Walk of the Mummy
65 Mines Street – Nite Shot II
Fishbone – Bonin’ in the Boneyard
The Specials – Bonediggin
The Aggrolites – Grave Digger
The Pressure – Real Horrorshow
Los Aggrotones ft. Hoolie Cook – Spooky
Gold Cobra – Friday the 13th Dub
Crazy Baldhead – Astro Zombies (Dub)
Bonus Mystery Track!
Local or visiting NYC? Check out the upcoming shows hosted by (or featuring) DJ Ryan Midnight:
10/28 – DJ Night at Otto’s Shrunken Head spinning ska, post-punk, goth, dub and more!
10/28 – DJ Night at Otto’s Shrunken Head
11/18 – Stop the Presses, The Pandemics, Barbicide, The Yeggs (Host and DJ)
12/9 – The Simulators, The Manipulators, and TBA (Host and DJ)
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