Favorite

Playing Around 

click to enlarge a2fd_playingaround-13647.gif

The Right Aways CD Release Party
32 Bleu, 32 S. Tejon St
Friday, June 11 at 8:30 p.m
$6, 955-5664 or www.32Bleu.com
All ages

Ska punks The Right Aways are dropping their new CD, Initiate Sequence, this Friday with the support of local bands The Gamits (also releasing their new CD), Against Tomorrow's Sky and Chicago-based Indecisives. With their hearts (and, occasionally, their beers) on their sleeves, The Right Aways blast through brass-backed songs like "Arson is the Answer," "Emo Calendar" and "Constitutional Indigestion" -- a quick 'n' frantic indictment of the Bush administration. Influenced by everyone from the Mighty Mighty Bosstones to Queens of the Stone Age, The Right Aways will surely delight local pop punks with a few English Beat records stashed in their closets. Ah, ska -- it never dies; it just fades away. And then it comes back again in all its new, rude glory.

-- Noel Black

Readers also liked…

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Popular Events

  • Squnto, !TYRO DUBSTEP, Ginksta @ Rawkus

    • Fri., March 31, 8:30 p.m. $9.95-plus
  • Gemini Syndrome, Hit the Shadows, Lamb Bed @ Black Sheep

    • Tue., Feb. 21, 7 p.m. $9.43-$14
  • Jackson Boone @ Lost Lake Lounge

    • Thu., March 23
  • jPhelpz, DJ GBP, Rave Master Cave, Rankinfile @ Rawkus

    • Fri., March 10, 8:30 p.m. $11.95-plus
  • Songwriter Showcase @ The Gold Room

    • Third Tuesday of every month, 7-11 p.m. Continues through May 30 Free

Recent Comments

All content © Copyright 2017, The Colorado Springs Independent   |   Website powered by Foundation