Ska-punk Band Vocalist and Guitartist Appears As This Week's Celebrity Guest on Long Island's #1 Radio Station
LEVITTOWN, NY – (July 8, 2021) – Vocalist and guitarist Chris DeMakes from ska-punk band Less Than Jake joins this week's episode of The Grindhouse Radio. DeMakes joins Brimstone, Kim Adragna and Tom Greer to chat about life on tour, new music, ska-punk music and so much more. Tune in to this week's episode on Thursday, July 8th, 2021 starting at 7pm EST | 4pm PST via the GHR Official Website l(thegrindhouseradio.com), or any of over 25 syndicated networks including iHeartRadio, iTunes, Spotify and Google Podcast.
About Chris DeMakes:
Less Than Jake is an American ska punk band from Gainesville, Florida, formed in 1992. The band consists of Chris DeMakes (vocals, guitar), Roger Lima (vocals, bass), Matt Yonker (drums), Buddy Schaub (trombone) and Peter "JR" Wasilewski (saxophone).
The group released its debut album, Pezcore, in 1995, following a series of independent seven-inch single releases. The band's subsequent two studio albums, Losing Streak (1996) and Hello Rockview (1998), were released on major label, Capitol Records, leading to increased exposure. Borders and Boundaries was released in 2000 on Fat Wreck Chords. The band's fifth studio album Anthem (2003) was the group's most commercially successful to date, featuring the singles, "She's Gonna Break Soon" and "The Science of Selling Yourself Short".
In 2008 the band founded its own label, Sleep It Off Records, and released its seventh full-length album, GNV FLA. The band has recently stated its preference for EP releases, and independently issued Greetings from Less Than Jake (2011) and its counterpart, Seasons Greetings from Less Than Jake (2012). In late 2012, the band combined the two to create the compilation album, Greetings and Salutations (2012) The band's eighth studio album, See the Light, was released on November 12, 2013. Their ninth studio album, Silver Linings, was released on December 11, 2020.
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