13 Jan '13, 4am

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“Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra are legendary, essential, and flawless. They don't make mistakes. They are a robot of skank sent from the future to teach us how to get down. Ten lions, one god. Ska music.” – Punknews.org Rooted in exuberant instrumental ska, the music of Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra channels jazz, rock, pop, surf and movies with flamboyant horns, relentless drums, dizzying surf guitar and a mega dose of love and humour. About 25 years ago, a couple of kids met at a Tokyo record shop and bonded over a Gaz Mayall ska cassette tape. They quickly began experimenting with creating their own version of the Jamaican dance music, throwing into the genre all the other things they liked – rock, punk, jazz, surf, pop, the party vibe and mad antics. Those same kids officially formed Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra (TSPO) in 1988. Their style of ska music was different from...

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To Tokyo with BFF. Bye Singapore, hello Tokyo!

To Tokyo with BFF. Bye Singapore, hello Tokyo!

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To Tokyo with BFF. Bye Singapore, hello Tokyo!

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Full disclosure: Ocean Vodka provided us a handsome bottle of its tasty organic vodka for the purposes of the “Tried and T...