Skafish to be a guest on NPR Radio’s Midwest Beat to discuss debut album relissue

Skafish Radio alert from Tom Lounges via the NWI Times • The long awaited re-issuing of the original SKAFISH album is upon us. East Chicago music icon, Jim Skafish, the leader, writer and namesake of what many consider Chicago’s first true punk band, has been Read More …

Mark Your Calendars: 1st Album Worldwide Release Date

I am thrilled to announce that Friday, November 29th, 2019 will be the international release date for the remastered 2019 reissue of the 1980 Skafish debut album with the bonus track Sink or Swim. It is being released digitally and on CD. Right now, you Read More …

Debut Album Reissue Update: Expanded Reward Tiers

Hello everyone! You’ve asked, we’ve listened! Because Kickstarter only allows pledging to one reward tier, backers have asked for reward tiers that include the autographed poster along with other items. So, we did it for you. DON’T WORRY! If you have already pledged, Kickstarter allows Read More …

THE FIRST ALBUM IS FINALLY HERE

For those of you who have followed along with the journey so far, we have successfully remastered the first album and have completed the artwork package design. We are finally ready to reissue the album with the bonus track Sink or Swim via Kickstarter! The Read More …

The 1st LP Survey Results Are In And It’s Complicated

Throughout the 1st Skafish album re-release project’s evolution, I’ve tried my best to keep everyone informed every step of the way. So, now that the fan funding survey has been completed, I wanted to share the results with everyone. The total number of responses we Read More …

Take the 1st Skafish Album Survey

In my most recent entry here, I told everyone that I would be sharing a survey soon. You can read the history and recap of where the first album project is at here. The survey is now done. I’m asking everyone who is interested in Read More …

The Re-Mastering Is Done (And, There’s A Bonus Track)

I am so pleased to be able to announce that after nine months of consistent, diligent work, the re-mastering project for the first Skafish album has finally been completed. I want to give a big shout-out to mastering engineer Trevor Sadler for his meticulous attention Read More …