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The Many Faces Of Buster the Ska Doggie

The Many Faces Of Buster the Ska Doggie

This halloween, Brittany Laubsch carved a brilliant jack-o-lantern rendition of Buster the Ska Doggie: Our mascot, drawn by Jesse Michaels, first appeared on the cover of the Skankin' Foolz Unite! CD: Since then, he has become quite the worldly hound, sneaking out of...

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Uptones plus Niño Zombi Sat. Sept 22!

Uptones plus Niño Zombi Sat. Sept 22!

Two of the best horn sections are on the same show! Mexico City's punk ska heroes Niño Zombi are joining The Uptones for a killer nite at RKRL on Saturday, Sept. 22nd. More about the venue!-> http://www.sfbg.com/specials/best-bay-best-rock-sixth Just added: LA punk...

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Win $200!

Win $200!

Dance Contest Friday Oct. 5th! The UPTONES perform 2 sets! The Agent Deadlies open the show! Best dancer wins $200! RSVP at the EVENT PAGE and get ready to skank yr butt off! RULES for the Dance Contest! 1. REMEMBER, THE JUDGES ARE ALWAYS WATCHING THE DANCE FLOOR! 2....

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Welcome Skaliver!

Welcome Skaliver!

Welcome to the latest member of The Uptones family, Oliver Stevens. Here he is honing his cowboy skills at the Tilden Park Merry Go Round with his dad, Mike. Oliver can't wait till he's big enough for some real boots....

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Skanking: A form of dancing practiced in the ska, reggae and punk music scenes. Derived from the verb to Skank.

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