Holy Schnikes: An Interview with Mike Alvarez

Interview by: Gimpleg In his debut interview, Gimpleg had the pleasure of speaking with Holy Schnike's Mike Alvarez. Together they discussed Mike's musical instruments, band names, Ska Punk International, and shared some breaking news regarding a future release from Holy Schnikes! 1. Hello and welcome to Music Shelf, how are you doing today? I am … Continue reading Holy Schnikes: An Interview with Mike Alvarez

In This All with Yours Sincerely

Special guest interview by: Em Moore Em had the pleasure of talking to Nina of Yours Sincerely for Music Shelf. Together they discussed the process of surprise-releasing their debut album Anna, songwriting, dealing with isolation, and so much more! 1. Thank you so much for doing this interview with me for Music Shelf! How are … Continue reading In This All with Yours Sincerely

Yours Sincerely – “Anna” Review

Review by Gimpleg Yours Sincerely is Ska Punk International's newest artist and following artists like Tape Girl and Kmoy, is releasing her own laptop ska album- Anna. Classifying this beautiful album as laptop ska might be an over-simplification (as labels tend to be) since only a few songs have ska influences, but that's part of … Continue reading Yours Sincerely – “Anna” Review

Premiere: Indica In Decay’s “PRACTICE SPACE GHOST”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=1h4UnIbOgEc Music Shelf With Mustard is honored to premiere Indica In Decay's "Practice Space Ghost" which is the third scene from Act 1 from the ongoing rock opera. These first 5 songs which Ska Punk International is releasing on cassette in 2023 are Scenes in Act 1. Act 2 is being written and performed now, … Continue reading Premiere: Indica In Decay’s “PRACTICE SPACE GHOST”

Time To Party with Plastic Presidents

Mustard had the pleasure of speaking with the newest members of the Ska Punk International roster, Plastic Presidents. Together we discussed Presidents, partying, signing with SPI, and so much more! 1. Mustard is grateful to have Plastic Presidents join them. How is everyone? Alex: Fan-dang-tastic. I am literally getting ready to go to Disneyland as … Continue reading Time To Party with Plastic Presidents

The Rock Opera is Upon Us With Ilan Moskowitz

From the Complex, SF Livestream with Indica in Decay & Grooblen Mustard had the pleasure of speaking with Fake Publishing Millionarie's and Indica in Decay's Ilan Moskowitz. Together we discussed the origins of Fake Publishing Millionaires, what Fake Publishing Millionaires does, Indica in Decay signing with Ska Punk International, Indica in Decay's upcoming single, and … Continue reading The Rock Opera is Upon Us With Ilan Moskowitz

Comfortably Lumpy, Burning the Page

Review by Mister Substitute The highly-anticipated new album from Ska Punk International just dropped today, and boy let me tell you, Lumpy produced a very clever, intellectual album in “Burn the Page.” SPI’s very own Cool Chris told Mustard and I about the addition of Lumpy to the SPI crew and the subsequent release of … Continue reading Comfortably Lumpy, Burning the Page

Back to the Earth with Lumpy

Mustard had the pleasure of speaking with Minnesota's Lumpy. Together we discussed their dream lump, their creative process, signing with Ska Punk International, their upcoming album "Burn The Page", and so much more! 1. Mustard would like to welcome you to Music Shelf. How are you doing today?Hello Mustard! I’m honored to speak with one … Continue reading Back to the Earth with Lumpy