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Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Kick Off Party (18+)

CKUT Radio and the Montreal Ska Society present the official kick off party of the 5th annual Montreal Ska Festival! Come hang out and take part in the live broadcast of your favourite radio show, Roots Rock Rebel, directly from Katacombes.

DJ soundclash: Aaron Maiden vs Mossman
Guest DJs: Danny Rebel and Reggie Suede (of The Fundamentals)
Katacombes – 1635 St-Laurent (St-Laurent metro), Montreal (QC) H2X 2S9
Doors 8:00 p.m., $5, 18+

Door prizes (CDs, T-shirts, vinyl, and more!) donated generously from our sponsors: Stomp RecordsAsian Man Records, and Rebel Time Records. All proceeds directed to supporting reggae and ska music on Roots Rock Rebel and CKUT Radio. Help keep ska and reggae music on the FM airwaves!


Thursday, October 17, 2013

Comeback Night (18+)

Time to celebrate some of the amazing bands that left their mark on the Canadian ska scene some time ago. We are super excited to bring back Montreal darlings, One Night Band, Edmonton legends Mad Bomber Society, and the ever-amazing Expos! Try to keep it together until then and we’ll see you on the dance floor!!

One Night Band
Mad Bomber Society
The Expos
Petit Campus – 57, Prince-Arthur E., Montreal (QC) H2X 1B4 (Sherbrooke Metro)
Doors 8:00 p.m., show 9:00 p.m.
$10 in advance / $15 at the door, 18+
Tickets available at the Cafe Campus box office and online

Free afterparty at Ye Olde Orchard – 20, Prince-Arthur E., Montreal (QC) H2X 1B4 (Sherbrooke Metro) until 3:00 a.m. featuring Skatton Club! (18+)


Friday, October 18, 2013

Ska-Punk Party (18+)

This will certainly one of the craziest nights of the 2013 edition! Tighten up your shoelaces, we’re bringing back Boston faves Big D and the Kids Table up close and personal at Petit Campus – an amazing opportunity for anyone who might have missed them earlier this year at Pouzza. But that’s not all, get ready to rock with Vancouver’s own Rude City Riot, local ska punk beasts KMan and the 45s, and The Real Deal who are cooking up something very special for the occasion!

Big D and the Kids Table
KMan and the 45s
Rude City Riot
The Real Deal
with special guest DJ Frank X Angoisse
Petit Campus – 57, Prince-Arthur E., Montreal (QC) H2X 1B4 (Sherbrooke Metro)
Doors 8:00 p.m., show 9:00 p.m.
$15 in advance / $20 at the door, 18+
Tickets available at the Cafe Campus box office and online

Free afterparty at Ye Olde Orchard – 20, Prince-Arthur E., Montreal (QC) H2X 1B4 (Sherbrooke Metro) until 3:00 a.m. featuring the amazing Rub-A-Dub Rebels! (18+)


Saturday, October 19, 2013

Montreal Ska Fest 5th Anniversary Party (all ages!)

Our biggest night ever in the entire history of the Montreal Ska Fest! From american Midwest reggae/soul to the best local ska bands, international legends and time-endured heavyweights, this will be a night to remember.

The Slackers
Roy Panton and Yvonne Harrison w/The Prizefighters
The Prizefighters
Green Room Rockers
Inspecter 7
The Lost Ideas
Special guest DJ Teddy Garcia (Jamaica)
Club Soda – 1225 Saint-Laurent (St-Laurent metro), Montreal (QC) H2X 2S6
$22 in advance / $25 at the door
Tickets available at the Club Soda box office and online

Free afterparty at Ye Olde Orchard – 20, Prince-Arthur E., Montreal (QC) H2X 1B4 (Sherbrooke Metro) until 3:00 a.m. featuring your local favourites, Danny Rebel and the KGB! (18+)


Sunday, October 20, 2013

Hangover Breakfast (18+)

The hangover breakfast is back! After a crazy party weekend, why not close things off with a nice brunch at your favourite pub, Ye Olde Orchard! There is no fee to get in, and you’ll get to enjoy your eggs with a side of The Hangers & Friends – you may have seen this version of The Hangers earlier this year at Campus, where the band invites special guests to play along which means tons of surprises… Why not try the Ska Fest caesar while you’re at it?

The Hangers & Friends
Ye Olde Orchard – 20, Prince-Arthur E., Montreal (QC) H2X 1B4 (Sherbrooke Metro)
Noon, free admission (18+)