Brooklyn Rocksteady To Premiere In May

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Brooklyn RocksteadyThe new documentary, Brooklyn Rocksteady: The Roots, The Scene & The Culture, which was funded through Kickstarter and directed by Samuel Gursky, will be receiving a May 17th premiere date.

The premiere will take place in Brooklyn, NY at a location yet to be determined. Afterwards, it will be screened at the returning Skate and Surf Festival on May 18-19 in Freehold, NJ.

The documentary follows the New York ska scene from from 1981 to the present daye, drawing parallels to the current scene and what is emerging as we speak. It includes interviews with members of the Slackers, the Toasters, the Pietasters, Bomb The Music Industry!, the Forthrights, the Frighteners and much more, including studio/tour footage that’s candid and never been seen before.

A trailer is below.

Brooklyn Rocksteady: The Roots, The Scene & The Culture. (Official Trailer) from Samuel Gursky on Vimeo.