Monthly Archives: July 2012

Iron Maiden : Prowler

Once in a while, I go back to my pre-teen self, and dig out some of the old metal that I used to listen to. Though, many bands just don’t make the cut these days, Iron Maiden is one of … Continue reading

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The Fixx : Stand or Fall

Sorry about the hiatus, I was on vacation, but now I’m back. I actually meant to post this before I left, but didn’t have time to, so here it is now. The Fixx was one of the 80’s bands that … Continue reading

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The Specials : Doesn’t Make It Alright

The Specials debut album is easily one of the best debut’s ever. And I mean ever. With songs like Concrete Jungle, Gangsters, Nite Klub, A Message To You Rudy, Too Hot, Monkey Man, You’re Wondering Now, and this song, the … Continue reading

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Slapstick : The Park

So, Mike Park after leaving Skankin’ Pickle, not only started The Bruce Lee Band, but he took to expanding the record company part of things, so he renamed Dill Records to Asian Man Records, and one of the first bands … Continue reading

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The Bruce Lee Band : Superman

When Mike Park first left Skankin’ Pickle, his first solo project was The Bruce Lee Band. Using the nickname that he adopted while in Skankin’ Pickle, he pulled together members of Less Than Jake to become his back up band … Continue reading

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Skankin’ Pickle : Special Brew

Skankin’ Pickle is one of the early Ska Punk Pioneers that was headed up by Mike “Bruce Lee” Park. I loved this band early on, and always loved them, and also turned me onto another great ska punk band, Less … Continue reading

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