Walk With Me is the latest release from The Skatalites Band featuring the last remaining original member Lester “Ska” Sterling and the vocal talents of Doreen Shafer. It’s a wicked good album with some real surprises. The band are about to launch a national tour to help promote the release of the new album.
Dates start next week at the Brooklyn Bowl and DC, then head west to Colorado, Oklahoma, then make an appearance at SXSW in Austin, down to Mexico, back up along the westcoast and into Canada! More dates are being added everyday.
Feb 27 Howard Theatre Washington, DC
Feb 28 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn, NY
Mar 01 The Blockley Philadelphia, PA
Mar 02 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn, NY
Mar 07 black eyed sally’s East Hartford, CT
Mar 08 The Bull Run Shirley, MA
Mar 09 The Knickerbocker Cafe Westerly, RI
Mar 15 VZD’s Restaurant & Club Oklahoma City, OK
Mar 20 Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom Denver, CO
Mar 29 Arena Santa Lucia Monterrey, Mexico
Mar 30 Centro Civico de Ecatepec Mexico City, Mexico
Mar 31 Sindicato de Comercio e IndustriaGuadalajara, Mexico
Apr 06 The Bunkhouse Las Vegas, NV
Apr 07 Club Red Tempe, AZ
Apr 10 Boom Boom Room San Francisco, CA
Apr 11 Soho Restaurant and Music Club Santa Barbara, CA
Apr 13 The Jambalaya Arcata, CA
The band is streaming the whole album on their website right now for a limited time to help promote the tour and album release.
They’ve also launched an online store on their site stocked with merch including t-shirts, sweaters and patches as well as the album for purchase. You can grab the digital release of the album for just $9.99.
Below you can see a video for the first single “Hot Flash” from the album that was recorded live on tour last year.