"well usually a style of music, Ska for example, has an orgin that is meant to be melodic and peacful.In grindcore's case heavy and judged by the beat or beatdown parts is what i see. A song that has both just ruins it. you might as well be…"
"One could argue, though, that basic ska-punk ruins real ska. Ska-core is an entirely separate entity from ska, such as reggaeton is from reggae...the fanbases rarely overlap and even the uninitiated are able to separate the two: the fans have the…"
"Fusing genres should be accepted with open arms. If you don't like it, don't listen. Some of my favorite skacore bands are definitely ...Detonate, Public Access, & Infamous Jake And The Pinstripe Mafia."
"I'm not so much into throaty screaming and breakdowns but I like Skacore as a whole. I consider the Bosstones the probable beginning of ska-core and bands like the Flaming Tsunamis (and all the bands that they've influenced) the current…"
"Hey Amanda, next time you a Billion Ernies wants to come through Phoenix let me know! I'd love to do a show with you guys, my friend Logan I believe did a show for you guys in Tucson. Anyways, in the mean time, here's my band…"
"Yeah. I know them pretty well. Well, its good that you went to that show. They are more skacore bands out there that attempt to do something a little bit more than that. Lots on Open Hand & Community Records.
"and trust me, I'm not bashing all ska-core...I LOVE the Bosstones, The Blue Meanies, the Suicide Machines, Bomb The Music Industry (I guess they're skacore), etc etc...there are some bands I do like...but most of Ska-core has seriously let…"
"Ska is s broad genre (3rd wave, two tone, dub), and trust me, the hate that is thrown at skacore bands makes them wish that there was a new name for the genre. Booking new skacore can be so difficult.
Hey Amanda, next time you a Billion Ernies wants to come through Phoenix let me know! I'd love to do a show with you guys, my friend Logan I believe did a show for you guys in Tucson. Anyways, in the mean time, here's my band www.myspace.com/liamandtheladies and here's another forum for you guys to promote on www.arizonaska.com