Is this the first ska post we’ve made at Sly? Â Perhaps. Â Most of the ska groups we know from its peak comeback in the late 90s have burned out or faded into obscurity, but a few of them have soldiered on and remained relevant. Â Citizen Fish is one of them, and have beenÂ making politically-charged ska punk for the last 25 years. Â Over a dozen albums in now, Madmade isÂ yet another reminder that they ain’t going anywhere anytime soon.
Their influences range from The Clash to theÂ Specials to the Kingston cats in the 60s that started this whole scene. Â If you dig theÂ brass and guitar combo, give this one a listen. Â Personally, I never got too into the genre, but Citizen Fish’s cockney deliveryÂ give them a snarlier, rougher-around-the-edges vibe. Â Track 5 on this mini-album 10″ is especially dubby and drugged out, so snag a copy if you’re into it.
10" vinyl EP
Limited edition of 500 ten-inch records, 4 new songs and a monster dub!
Includes unlimited streaming of Manmade via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
shipping out on or around 01 June 2015
edition of 500
- Maybe Buy
- Not My Style
- Too Expensive