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The Amalgamated

Rank #2 US San Diego, CA Ska / Rocksteady / Reggae

50% of sales go to the charity Sweet Relief.

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Sounds Like: Slightly Stupid, Sublime With Rome, Ziggy Marley, Hepcat, Tim Armstrong

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Manager: Band manages itself contact Rip 619-992-4676

Bio: The Amalgamated are a traditional ska/jazz band with early 60's rocksteady and reggae influences.

Formed in 2007 in San Diego, CA, The Amalgamated are an incredible live band that makes everyone dance to up-tempo beats and also get the audience into a groove with light reggae textures.

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The Amalgamated has a show on 05/30/2014 at 08:00 PM @ Kensington Club in San Diego, CA http://www.reverbnation.com/p/w1HVEA #concert


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  • Fri

    May 30

    San Diego, CA, US | 8:00pm

    San Diego, CA, US
    Fri May 30 8:00pm


    Ken's Club Presents: So Cals Shocks of Mighty Contraband (from Colorado) The Amalgamated Friday May 30th $7 @ 9pm 4079 Adams Ave SD 92116 ***************************************** So Cals Shocks of Mighty: www.reverbnation.com/socalsshocksofmighty https://www.facebook.com/SoCalsShocksofMighty The Amalgamated: www.reverbnation.com/theamalgamated https://www.facebook.com/theamalgamated Contraband: http://www.reverbnation.com/contrabandco

  • Fri

    Apr 4

    San Diego, CA, US | 8:00pm

    San Diego, CA, US
    Fri Apr 04 8:00pm


    Big Friday night groove session with 3 of SD's most real Ska/Rocksteady/Reggae bands at one of SD's most chill venues, the Tin Can Alehouse

  • 2014

    Mar 20

    San Diego, CA, US | 8:00pm

    San Diego, CA, US
    Thu Mar 20 8:00pm


    Soulful and upbeat sounds from two of San Diego's most real bands. Come do the Ska or get your groove on!

  • 2014

    Mar 19

    San Diego, CA, US | 8:00pm

    San Diego, CA, US
    Wed Mar 19 8:00pm


    Do the Ska!! Soulful and upbeat tunes from two of San Diego's most real and good time bands.

  • 2014

    Mar 8

    San Diego, CA, US | 8:00pm

    San Diego, CA, US
    Sat Mar 08 8:00pm
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    We're 2 orphans who suffer from multiple disabilities and need help with most things. We adore you + your sound lots! Very humbly we wonder if we could have 2 signed phot...
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    Much respect from Philly! Thanks for being a fan! All the best for 2013!
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    Great to see you on here. We have to play a show or 2 soon this summer!
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Q: Alton Ellis vs Desmond Decker? Who be king?
A: Different kingdoms. Alton ruled Rocksteady. Clearly Desmond was the King of ska!

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