Bio


SKASSAPUNKA are born in Lainate, near Milan, at the end of 2008.This group of
young students, ska-punk culture lovers, already romantic rebels, starts to play in
schools, in squats and local festivals. They added, in a show based on cover songs,
some unreleased tracks.
In 2012, these tracks was fixed in the first self-made EP: “Purgamentum
Dedecusque”: thanks to this album, the band had the possibility to make itself
known and play more, especially extending its horizon in the north-Italian
underground scene.
In 2013, SKASSAPUNKA released the first LP “Di-vento In-vento” produced by the
independent label Dedolor Records; this record has launched in a tour along whole
Italy, from Milan up to Calabrian coast.
In 2014, the band joined Kob Records, Italian independent label based in Verona,
and started to perform even abroad, mainly in Switzerland and Germany.
In collaboration with Kob Records, in March of 2015 SKASSAPUNKA produced its 2 nd
LP: “Il Gioco del Silenzio” (featuring Enrico de Angelis from “Los Fastidios” and
Tomaso”Dema”de Mattia from “Talco”) with gigs along Italy, Germany and
Switzerland.
In February of 2016, the band came out with a new single, “We want to dance ska”,
that gave the name to the new European tour.
In 2016 there is a significant change in the band and, with the new members, it
concluded the tour and, at the same time, prepared a single, BELLA CIAO, published
in April 2016, and the new album, the 3 rd studio album, “RUDES AGAINST”, out on
February 1st, 2017. In this album, there are some collaboration: Angelo “Cippa”
Caccia from “Punkreas”, Simone Gabrielli from “NH3 Ska/core” and Matteo “Teo”
Riccardi from “Rootical Foundation”). From February to November, the band played
across Europe, with the “RUDES AGAINST TOUR”.
In 2018 will be 10 years of SKASSAPUNKA. For this reason, the band will release the
fourth album, “ADELANTE”, that will be published in February, always for KOB
RECORDS.
A new tour, the “ADELANTE TOUR”, will follow the publication of the album. It will
start at February 3 rd in Milan, and will reach whole Europe.