Voodoo Glow Skulls

In their 24 years of existence, the Voodoo Glow Skulls have an impressive list of achievements. 9 albums, one million records sold, appearances in exotic locations like Brazil and Japan as well as the creation of a record store, record label, recording studio and a music venue attests to the remarkable creativity and energy of the band. Formed in 1988, Voodoo Glow Skulls meshed hardcore punk, traditional ska, tough guitar riffs and the Mexican music of their roots to create the prototype for the West Coast ska-core sound. Unflinchingly honest, their songs often used humor to comment on harsh political realities - from racial inequity to unrest overseas. Singing in both Spanish and English, Voodoo Glow Skulls’ bilingual musical tradition has been a hallmark of the band since they began.
The core of the band since the beginning has been the three Casillas brothers, Frank, Eddie and Jorge. With a list of accomplishments that might make some bands ready to slow their pace, the band shows no signs of slowing down. Voodoo Glow Skulls dubbed their sound “California street music” - a perfect description of their high octane mix of rock, punk, ska and hardcore.

Oldham Boys

Street Punk, Oi from Baltimore - featuring members of Iron Cross, Next Step Up, The Goons, The Reticents, Wake Up Cold, Ten Ton, Roger Miret & the Disasters. Oldham Boys were formed when long time friends and bandmates from many Baltimore and DC bands decided to get together to play music they all loved growing up. Driving rock and roll with Punk, Oi, and Hardcore influences. We have fun...a lot of fun...playing and hanging out and we welcome you to join the party. Please help us spread the word, promote shows, and come out and have a beer or three with the Boys when we come to your town......Our streets, our sounds, drink now!! Cheers!

Influences:
Sham 69, The Business, Cocksparrer, Cockney Rejects, 4 Skins, Sheer Terror, Agnostic Front, Last Resort, Bad Brains, Minor Threat, DRI

The Upstarters

"Tactical-Genre Bending-Action!!!" We are a concept band with an aim to get mainstream, casual music fans exposed to a variety of genres, using Pop music as a catalyst. Our D.I.Y. debut record has some songs that contain the fury of metal and punk, some the fire of reggae and ska, one is a little country-blues, and others the bump of hip-hop and R&B -- with a coating of pop for digestibility.

Artists The Upstarters also like:
HR Human Rights, Dr MaddVibe, Scream, Year Of The Dragon, Slackers, P-Funk, Joe Keyes, The Toasters, Mustard Plug

IDLEMINDS is a four-piece punk band from Maryland. We bring the punk you thought died in the 90s and draw inspiration from heavyweights like Pennywise and Bad Religion. We've played with The Misfits, TSOL, A Wilhelm Scream, Riverboat Gamblers, and Swinging Utters. Since 2008, IDLEMINDS has been rocking Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, and DC.

Brand new SKA band from Baltimore!

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