Skanksgiving 2019 – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 11/30/19

I believe it started in 2013, and at that time it was two nights, but Starland Ballroom started a yearly tradition that I don’t think anyone would’ve thought it would last for 6 years.  The yearly tradition became known as Skanksgiving,  It would become a yearly show all the ska fans would count on to… Read More Skanksgiving 2019 – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 11/30/19

Skanksgiving 2014 – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 11/15/14

Skanksgiving once again came to Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey.  What has become a yearly tradition, Skanksgiving highlights some of ska music’s best local and national acts.  This year’s show showcased more of the reggae and rock steady sounding bands compared to last year.  The opening band was local New Jersey ska band Backyard… Read More Skanksgiving 2014 – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 11/15/14

Backyard Superheroes/Mustard Plug/Less Than Jake – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 11/9/13

I lost count in how many ska shows I’ve been to this year.  For some reason 2013 has been the year of ska.  Adding to the list of ska shows was the first night of Skanksgiving at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey.  Around eight bands played including one non-ska band, but they made… Read More Backyard Superheroes/Mustard Plug/Less Than Jake – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 11/9/13