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CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO FOLLOW THE PRIZEFIGHTERS ON SPOTIFY Check out Boss Sounds, a Spotify playlist of some of the best tunes we’ve recorded over the years! If you listen to music on Spotify, there’s a small thing you can do that’d be a big help to us: FOLLOW us there! Once we get to…
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September 20, 2017 0

Reggae Fest Chicago 2016

We are honored to announce that we will be performing at Reggae Fest Chicago 2016 on August 13th at Addams Medill Park in Chicago, IL.  We will be doing a set of our own tunes in the early afternoon and later on will take the stage to back the original “King of Ska” Derrick Morgan!…
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June 24, 2016 0

Preview a new track from Charley Organaire backed by The Prizefighters

  EXCLUSIVE brand new Charley Organaire recordings courtesy of  Jump Up Records! CHARLEY ORGANAIRE is responsible for the harmonica sound on thousands of early ska sessions at Federal Studio, Treasure Isle, and Studio One recording with Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff, The Tenors, Derrick Morgan, Millie Small, Toots and the Maytals, Phyllis Dillon, etc. as well as being an…
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July 17, 2014 1

Bearded Lady Motorcycle Freakshow in NE Mpls THIS SATURDAY!

Hey Twin Cities music “freaks!”  We’re going to be performing at this year’s Bearded Lady Motorcycle Freakshow THIS SATURDAY July 19th.  We’ll be hitting the outdoor stage at 4 pm so come and dance!  The festival boasts food, motorcycles, music, vendors, and most of all, FREAKS! Get yo freak on!

July 15, 2014 0

Minneapolis show with Mephiskapheles and Secondhand Ska Kings

  It’s been a few months since we’ve played in our hometown and we’re excited to return on May 17th to the Triple Rock Social Club with a doozy of a gig!  We’ll be opening for the legendary Mephiskapheles!  They have reunited and will be bringing their satanic brand of ska-punk to Minneapolis for the…
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May 7, 2014 0

Jamaican Valentines Dance featuring Susan Cadogan and Charley Organaire

THIS SATURDAY! We are heading back to Chicago to perform at the Jamaican Valentine’s Dance, the latest in the Jamaican Oldies concert series at Mayne Stage.  We are truly blessed and delighted to be backing Jamaican harmonica legend and performer Charley Organaire and playing his hits old and new.  We will also be performing a…
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February 10, 2014 0

Show with The Dropsteppers at Nomad THIS SATURDAY!

Our pals The Dropsteppers are releasing a new 7″ vinyl single AND it’s our very own Jordan Porter’s birthday, so we’re celebrating at Nomad World Pub this Saturday December 28th.  We’ll be playing a set of our soulful brand of vintage ska and reggae tunes.  Special guests Drones will be there as well, playing some…
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December 23, 2013 0

Montreal Ska Festival 2013

Hey everybody! Get your passports ready! On Saturday, October 19th we will be performing at the Montreal Ska Festival at Club Soda in Montreal, Quebec!  We will be joining forces with our favorite Jamaican ska duo Roy Panton & Yvonne Harrison, serving as their backing band as well as playing a set of our original…
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September 4, 2013 0

“A Musical Knockout In 3 Rounds!” Triple Record Release Show THIS FRIDAY!

THE PRIZEFIGHTERS present… The official release party for “A MUSICAL KNOCKOUT IN 3 ROUNDS!”, the brand-new 7-inch record series from THE PRIZEFIGHTERS! featuring live performances from: THE PRIZEFIGHTERS ROCKSTEADY BREAKFAST PANTHER RAY FRIDAY, JUNE 14, 2013 Doors at 9:00, 18+, drinks w/ ID including $3 Summit pints! Sponsored by: KFAI Radio, Hymie’s Vintage Records, &…
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June 10, 2013 0

Check out our brand new music video “Sukeban”

[youtube]2rPf8U2VrCU[/youtube] We are pleased to unveil our brand new music video for our scorching reggae instrumental “Sukeban.”  The video was directed by the lovely Miss Upsetter and the song will be featured on our upcoming 7-inch vinyl series A Musical Knockout In 3 Rounds!  Watch the video on YouTube HERE FUN FACT: “Sukeban” (スケバン/女番/スケ番) means “delinquent…
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April 26, 2013 0