Sun, Feb 24 On Sale: Nov/9

The Masquerade Presents

The Toasters

Mrs. Skannotto | Hermits Of Suburbia | S.S. Vendetta


7:00 PM | 12:00 ADV | All Ages


The Toasters

The Toasters, are “Ska Pioneers” (Billboard magazine) and boldly go where no ska band has gone before. Having been compared to the Ramones, due to their longevity and adherence to core principles, the Toasters are held to be one of most influential ska bands out there. Their lean, mean ska machine has galvanized audiences and musicians alike with their embrace of the Jamaica-born pop music style that overwhelmed England in the 1960’s, migrated to America in the early 1980s, and went global in the 1990s. The hallmark Toasters sound sits at the nexus of Reggae, Jazz, Punk and Soul and is the musical equivalent of a brass knuckle-duster.

Formed in New York City by British…

Mrs. Skannotto

Mrs. Skannotto is a ska band based out of Rochester, NY. A long-standing group, they have been on the ska scene since 1998. The band draws influences from many generes including traditional and punk ska, rock, reggae, dub, etc…

The band has made appearances all across the Northeast. Their style appeals to crowds of all ages and backgrounds, from bars to small indie shows to festivals. The band has shared the stage with such notable acts as Less Than Jake, Big D and the Kids Table, Reel Big Fish, Mad Caddies, The Toasters, The Pietasters, The Slackers, Mustard Plug, Sonic Boom Six, The Aggrolites, Bim Skala Bim, The Know How, Phenomenauts, Flatfoot 56, A Wilhelm Scream, The Allstonians,…

Hermits Of Suburbia

Spawned out of a two man acoustic project, The Hermits of Suburbia have since become a small mob of rowdy reprobates assaulting the good senses of the world with their unique and deranged take on ska, punk, and just about every kind of music in-between.

S.S. Vendetta

S.S. Vendetta is a Ska Punk band from Dallas, GA. This 7 piece band, consisting of a 3 piece horn section, takes their music and performance seriously, building a following in the Metro Atlanta area. “Skank” & “Hearts and Carnies”, SSV’s first 2 demos, showcase the typical upbeat, fun aspect of Ska. As the band progresses and matures, their newer music brings a new approach to the genre with a fuller sound, catchier melodies and more meaningful lyrics. With all members coming from different backgrounds: Indie, Metal, and Southern Rock; the fusion of influences not only brings a musical element to the table, but also the overall live performance. With dual guitars, an Upright…

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