Jazzy ska from London

Jazzy ska from its 60s roots, 2-tone and unexpected covers

  • Meet the SkamonicsLondon ska band
  • a unique mix of 60s skarocksteady and unusual covers
  • A driving rhythm sectionfemale vocals and blazing horns
  • Available for gigsfestivals, weddings and functions
  • 'The coolest most age and clique smashing sound I have ever heard’

skams36x36The Skamonics are rooted in the ska, rocksteady and early reggae of 1960s Jamaica. Together since 2004, they have an extensive repertoire that takes in authentic 60s classics, songs from every decade given a ska treatment for the very first time and a sprinkling of two-tone.

skams36x36Top jazz horn players, strong vocals and a driving rhythm section give the Skamonics a distinctly different take on songs known and loved by all ages.

skams36x36From West End clubs to East London pubs, festival stages to weddings and vintage days the Skamonics have filled dance floors and won repeat bookings – even playing at the Jamaican High Commission.


Listen to our recordings, find out what we are likely to play at a gig and read about our musical approach.


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