All posts by Mike Vincenti

About Mike Vincenti

  • Six CD’s worth your while:

    Persistently there are fewer quality CD's coming out from mainstream artists. A 'quality' CD is something that makes an impact on the music industry and the general public as a whole. A great album should make people...

    • Posted March 6, 2003
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  • Ska favorites The Toasters play the Webster Theatre

    The Toasters, one of the first American ska bands, brought their third-wave brand to the Webster Theatre in Hartford on Feb. 7. With them were newer Boston ska group Big D and The Kids Table, Rhode Island's Monty's...

    • Posted February 20, 2003
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  • Bosstones’ jackknife Toad’s

    The Mighty Mighty Bosstones brought their ska-core style to Toad's Place in New Haven to kick off their North American tour in support of their latest album "A Jackknife to a Swan."

    • Posted November 14, 2002
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  • Big D and the Kids Table play at Wesleyan’s Eclectic frat house

    Boston, Mass. ska group Big D and the Kids Table played April 5 at Eclectic on the Wesleyan University campus in Middletown, Conn. Supporting were fellow punk bands Radio Raheem, Smackin' Isaiah and Folly. If you have...

    • Posted April 18, 2002
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  • No Doubt, Green Day and Dave Matthews Band

    Spring has sprung and it is time to stop hibernating. There is no reason not to get out and see your favorite band live. That's right. All your favorite bands are hitting the road and...

    • Posted April 11, 2002
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  • Jay-Z and R. Kelly team-up far from “Best of Both Worlds”

    Collaborations are nothing new in music today. R. Kelly and Jay-Z recently released "The Best of Both Worlds." The record features guest vocals by Lil' Kim, Beanie Sigel and Devin the Dude.

    • Posted April 11, 2002
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  • Detroit’s Royce Da 5’9″ releases ‘Rock City,” new rap album featuring Eminem

    For too long Royce Da 5' 9" has been underground. His DJ Premiere-produced "Boom" has been heard in clubs all over the country. He was the only guest appearance on fellow Detroit native Eminem's quadruple-platinum "The Slim...

    • Posted March 7, 2002
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  • Florida ska veterans Less Than Jake release live tracks

    Less Than Jake fans can now rejoice. That's right, they've done it again. The ska influenced pop/punk quintet from Gainesville, Fla. have released "Goodbye, Blue and White", a compilation CD of rarities and live tracks,...

    • Posted February 28, 2002
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  • Pop-punk band Mest releases third album

    For those out there who have never heard Mest before, you will soon. Mest is a punk band from the south side of Chicago and they have a very eclectic style, unlike most punk-rock bands. ...

    • Posted February 7, 2002
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