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Spanspek Spotlight: Basura

Good morning folks! How's about that planet Mars right?!  Current events and shit.  Far out!

And speaking of things that are out of this world (ffffffuuuuuuuucking nailing this writing business bro!) lets get to know Fresno ska/punk band BASURA!

Here's what Fresno Bee reporter Josh Tehee had to say about Basura back when they opened for touring band Outernational:

"Basura (or Los Basura if you prefer): A five-piece local ska outfit.  That's third-wave ska (hints of metal/punk and surf rock.  More Voodoo Glow Skulls than Madness).  The whole set was conducted in Spanish, and by the sing/shout along at the end, it was obvious I should have paid more attention in Spanish 2.  Basura is a band I wish I saw more."

I've said it before and I've said it again and I'll say it thrice more: when it comes to local roc en espanol or ska, you can't do any better than Basura.  They're a Fresno mainstay that is much beloved, and for good reason. Their energetic sets regularly bring the house down.  And they're pretty chill guys to boot!  We're happy to have them back at Spanspek for our 10th anniversary! 

For more information on Basura, visit the following sites:

Website

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Twitter
Instagram
Reverbnation

Thanks for reading and we'll see you next time with something.  I don't know what yet cause this is a poorly thought out paragraph.

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