Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Apple Stomp Bands Announced! 2-Day New York Ska Festival Headlined By The Suicide Machines & The Slackers
Irving Plaza in New York City will be the in place to be on May 31st and June 1st when the 2-day Apple Stomp ska festival rolls into town!
The festival, which is organized by Asbestos Records and Live Nation is anchored by two headliners who have helped define the diversity of American ska -- The Suicide Machines and The Slackers. The rest of the bill includes a diverse mix of bands from the various 80's and 90's disciplines of American ska (ska punk, ska-core, 3rd wave, and NYC 2-Tone) including Spring Heeled Jack, Pilfers, Mephiskapheles, Murphy's Law, MU330, The Pietasters, Thumper, Metro Stylee, What's Your Problem Brian, Westbound Train and Bigger Thomas.
The Apple Stomp festivities will kick off with a pre-show party on Thursday May 30th at Characters NYC in Midtown Manhattan. An after show party is also scheduled for Cake Shop on Saturday night June 1st.
Two Day Tickets will go on-sale this Friday, 4/12/13 at noon EST.