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DJ Ryan Midnight hosts the weekly all-vinyl podcast 100% Ska, playing a selection of cuts across the genre’s spectrum and history. You’ll hear an emphasis on current ska bands carrying the checkered banner including plenty of new releases, along with 2-Tone era and 3rd Wave classics and rarities, original Jamaican 60s and everything in between. Some episodes will feature interviews with bands, with the rare episode segueing into Ryan’s non-ska guilty pleasures. When not hosting the podcast, Ryan Midnight can be found livestreaming ska sets, spinning locally in NYC, supporting live musicians, and producing the Subway to Skaville series.

DJ Ryan Midnight hosts the weekly all-vinyl podcast 100% Ska, playing a selection of cuts across the genre’s spectrum and history. You’ll hear an emphasis on current ska bands carrying the checkered banner including plenty of new releases, along with 2-Tone era and 3rd Wave classics and rarities, original Jamaican 60s and everything in between. Some episodes will feature interviews with bands, with the rare episode segueing into Ryan’s non-ska guilty pleasures. When not hosting the podcast, Ryan Midnight can be found livestreaming ska sets, spinning locally in NYC, supporting live musicians, and producing the Subway to Skaville series.

Location:

United States

Description:

DJ Ryan Midnight hosts the weekly all-vinyl podcast 100% Ska, playing a selection of cuts across the genre’s spectrum and history. You’ll hear an emphasis on current ska bands carrying the checkered banner including plenty of new releases, along with 2-Tone era and 3rd Wave classics and rarities, original Jamaican 60s and everything in between. Some episodes will feature interviews with bands, with the rare episode segueing into Ryan’s non-ska guilty pleasures. When not hosting the podcast, Ryan Midnight can be found livestreaming ska sets, spinning locally in NYC, supporting live musicians, and producing the Subway to Skaville series.

Language:

English


Episodes

100% Ska Podcast S06E03 – Best-to-Me Albums of 2022

1/28/2023
Tonight we finally get around to showcasing some of the best ska albums of 2022! You’ll find an assortment of Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S06E03 – Best-to-Me Albums of 2022 The post 100% Ska Podcast S06E03 – Best-to-Me Albums of 2022 appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:13:47

100% Ska Podcast S06E02 – Spotlight on 2022 Reissues and New-to-the-Collection Titles

1/15/2023
Tonight we’re looking back on some of the best reissues of 2022, allowing us to fill in the missing slots Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S06E02 – Spotlight on 2022 Reissues and New-to-the-Collection Titles The post 100% Ska Podcast S06E02 – Spotlight on 2022 Reissues and New-to-the-Collection Titles appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:10:16

100% Ska Podcast S06E01 – 2023 Supernova International Ska Festival Celebration pt. 1

1/8/2023
On our first episode of 2023 (our sixth season!) we are highlighting some of the amazing bands that have been Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S06E01 – 2023 Supernova International Ska Festival Celebration pt. 1 The post 100% Ska Podcast S06E01 – 2023 Supernova International Ska Festival Celebration pt. 1 appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:08:57

100% Ska Podcast S05E31 – A Goodbye to Terry, Daptone Records Spotlight, and Ska-Jazz Melodies

12/22/2022
Tonight we say goodbye to Terry Hall, who passed away earlier this week, in shocking news to the ska community. Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E31 – A Goodbye to Terry, Daptone Records Spotlight, and Ska-Jazz Melodies The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E31 – A Goodbye to Terry, Daptone Records Spotlight, and Ska-Jazz Melodies appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:14:57

100% Ska Podcast S05E30 – Out of COVID Jail, Back on the Decks

12/13/2022
Well, the end of the year is coming, its starting to get a little frosty outside, but the decks are Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E30 – Out of COVID Jail, Back on the Decks The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E30 – Out of COVID Jail, Back on the Decks appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:07:52

100% Ska Podcast S05E29 – The Calm Before the Chaos

10/30/2022
This week we open with the only Blue Beat single released by Brigitte Bond, a transwoman singer, performer, and activist Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E29 – The Calm Before the Chaos The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E29 – The Calm Before the Chaos appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:11:22

100% Ska Podcast S05E28 – Halfway to Halloween Episode

10/18/2022
We’re halfway to Halloween, so let’s break out some spooky ska (and a little dub) to start really getting you Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E28 – Halfway to Halloween Episode The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E28 – Halfway to Halloween Episode appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:27:38

100% Ska Podcast S05E27 – Fall of the House of Midnight

10/5/2022
As we settle into autumn, its time to also settle in with some good rum and excellent tunes to keep Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E27 – Fall of the House of Midnight The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E27 – Fall of the House of Midnight appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:05:53

100% Ska Podcast S05E26 – Almost Time for Vacation Episode

9/7/2022
Your DJ Ryan Midnight is about to bounce for vacation, but here’s one more episode before heading off for a Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E26 – Almost Time for Vacation Episode The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E26 – Almost Time for Vacation Episode appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:11:36

100% Ska Podcast S05E25 – Summer of Ska isn’t Quite Over Yet

8/27/2022
The summer isn’t quite over yet! Tonight’s new release focus includes the newest output from Old Neighborhood Music with Victor Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E25 – Summer of Ska isn’t Quite Over Yet The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E25 – Summer of Ska isn’t Quite Over Yet appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:03:54

100% Ska Podcast S05E24 – Even More International Ska, New-ish Releases, and Deep Cut Fun

8/16/2022
This week we expand the look at some great international ska from Japan, England, Northern Ireland, Sweden, and another look Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E24 – Even More International Ska, New-ish Releases, and Deep Cut Fun The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E24 – Even More International Ska, New-ish Releases, and Deep Cut Fun appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:11:57

100% Ska Podcast S05E23 – It’s an All French and Spanish Ska Episode

8/8/2022
Tonight we’re taking a trip across the Atlantic to the fertile ska grounds of France and Spain to spotlight some Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E23 – It’s an All French and Spanish Ska Episode The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E23 – It’s an All French and Spanish Ska Episode appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:03:08

100% Ska Podcast S05E22 – Fighting Entropy with New Releases and New-to-Me Records

8/1/2022
Tonight we’re getting this podcast back on the tracks and going full steam ahead! Its a been a bit since Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E22 – Fighting Entropy with New Releases and New-to-Me Records The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E22 – Fighting Entropy with New Releases and New-to-Me Records appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:12:50

100% Ska Podcast S05E21 – No Witty Title, just New Tunes and Soul Healing Ska

6/27/2022
On tonight’s episode, we take a listen to a new track from Joker’s Republic (off their upcoming album Necessary Evil) Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E21 – No Witty Title, just New Tunes and Soul Healing Ska The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E21 – No Witty Title, just New Tunes and Soul Healing Ska appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:04:27

100% Ska Podcast S05E20 – Current Releases, Old-Sounding Newer-Sounds, and more!

6/13/2022
Tonight we listen to some of the newer releases that are out there, including some of the digital-only singles and Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E20 – Current Releases, Old-Sounding Newer-Sounds, and more! The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E20 – Current Releases, Old-Sounding Newer-Sounds, and more! appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:05:50

100% Ska Podcast S05E19 – Stranger Things Have Happened Before This Episode

6/6/2022
Its been a few moments, but we’re back with a new episode, and trying to get back on schedule! Tonight Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E19 – Stranger Things Have Happened Before This Episode The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E19 – Stranger Things Have Happened Before This Episode appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:04:41

100% Ska Podcast S05E18 – New Releases and More Music to Dance to

5/19/2022
Tonight we take a listen to a track from The Bruce Lee Band of their brand new album One Step Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E18 – New Releases and More Music to Dance to The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E18 – New Releases and More Music to Dance to appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:10:21

100% Ska Podcast S05E17 – The Final Bandcamp Friday Ska Spectacular (May 2022)

5/5/2022
Well, this is it, the final Bandcamp Friday currently on the calendar, and we’re making this one helluva Ska Spectacular Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E17 – The Final Bandcamp Friday Ska Spectacular (May 2022) The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E17 – The Final Bandcamp Friday Ska Spectacular (May 2022) appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:11:03

100% Ska Podcast S05E16 – International Jet-Setting on S-K-Airlines

4/29/2022
Tonight we take another trip on S-K-Airlines for trip around the world (and even back in time) to highlight some Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E16 – International Jet-Setting on S-K-Airlines The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E16 – International Jet-Setting on S-K-Airlines appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:08:24

100% Ska Podcast S05E15 – Coolie Ranx Interview, Mini-Retrospective, and Selections

4/21/2022
Tonight we interview the one and only Coolie Ranx on the eve of the release of his debut solo album, Continue reading100% Ska Podcast S05E15 – Coolie Ranx Interview, Mini-Retrospective, and Selections The post 100% Ska Podcast S05E15 – Coolie Ranx Interview, Mini-Retrospective, and Selections appeared first on DJ Ryan Midnight - NYC Ska DJ and Podcast Host.

Duration:01:10:59