News

3.26.15
We have a couple of new dates booked, one of them taking place on May 6th at Davey's Uptown with Roddy Radiation from The Specials!!!  We will also be invading Wichita on April 10th with our friends The Tektites, check out the Shows page for more info!!!

 

3.19.15
We are happy to announce that The New Riddim will be at INK's Middle Of The Map Fest!!!  We are also happy to announce that we will be sharing the stage with New York's finest ska, rocksteady, and reggae group The Slackers!  It's going down at The Riot Room around 10:45pm on Saturday, April 25th.  For more information visit the Middle Of The Map Fest website.


 

3.11.15
The New Riddim is representing the USA on this new compilation from German ska/punk label Mad Dog Records!!!  The complete track listing and more info is available here.


 

3.1.15
Thanks to everyone who came out to our CD release show!!!  Second Sight is now available on iTunes, Spotify, Rhapsody, and pretty much any other online source you can think of.  We have a couple of nice shows coming up, and another BIG one in the works!  Wednesday, March 11th @ Vandals with Sammy Kay & The Fast Four for our good friend Johnny 2 Tone's birthday, and Friday, March 20th @ Davey's Uptown with Page 7 from Lawrence, KS.  Come on out and make sure you stop by the merch table to grab a copy of Second Sight and some 3D glasses!!!



 

1.14.15
We here at The New Riddim are pleased to announce that after a long time and a lot of work, our new album is ready to hit the airwaves. Second Sight is the newest release from Skataro Sound and will debut at the CD release show coming up on February 6th @ Vandals!!!  Come grab a copy of the new album and get ready for a good party!!!


 

12.15.14
We are playing a FREE show @ record Bar coming up on Saturday, December 27th. Come check it out and eat some pizza!!!


 

11.10.14
Last minute show coming up this Wednesday @ record Bar!!! 


 

11.3.14
NEW music to start the week!!!  Here is the title track from our new album, Second Sight.  Check back for more details about the release!!!



 

9.15.14
New Riddim will be invading Lawrence, KS on Tuesday September 30th @ The Replay Lounge!!!  Come on out and bring some quarters for the pinball machines!!!  We are getting closer and closer to being finished with our new album, so look out for some new music coming real soon!!!

 

8.25.14
We welcome back our friends The Bishops from Omaha, NE on Friday night @ Californo's!!!  Show starts around 7pm, make sure to get there early to check out the good music!


 

8.18.14
Thanks to everyone who came out to The Celtic Fox in Topeka last Friday night!!! Hopefully it was the first of many shows out there.  We also had a very warm reception at the Ozark Reggae Fest, big thanks to the people at the Shawnee Bluff Winery for the hospitality!!!  We have another show coming up at the end of the month at Californo's with our friends The Bishops and The Irieplaceables, check it out!

 

7.25.14
We had a great time at the Pitch music showcase, thanks to everyone who came out and voted!!!  The Pitch had some kind words to say about the show, check it out. There are still a couple days left to vote, so if you haven't done so, click here and vote!  In a couple of weeks New Riddim will be invading Top City for the first time, and we are stoked to finally make it out there.  The show is hosted by TopRanx Soundsystem @ The Celtic Fox in downtown Topeka.


We are also excited to announce that our new record, "Second Sight", is nearing completion and is expected to be released in the next month or so.  More details to follow...

 

6.26.14
We are nominated for Best Live Act at the 2014 Pitch Music Awards!!!  We will also be playing night 1 of the Pitch Music Showcase on July 19th @ The Riot Room.  Click the link to vote and help support good local music!



CLICK HERE TO VOTE!!!

 

5.24.14
The New Riddim doing the ska with Chris Murray!!!
 
 

5.21.14
Coming up on May 31st!!! We do the ska around 10:30pm


 

5.17.14
Back home for a killer show tonight at Czar Bar with the one and only Chris Murray.  Doors @ 9:00, show starts around 10:30pm!!!


 

5.16.14
TONIGHT in Des Moines!!!  We hit the stage around 9:30pm!!!


 

5.1.14
The New Riddim welcomes back Chris Murray to the midwest!!!  We will be backing him up for two shows around the area, come check it out!!!


 

1.30.14
We have a few awesome shows coming up, check it out!  We are very excited to welcome The Slackers to Kansas City for the first time on Friday night April 11th @ The Riot Room!!!






 

1.5.14
2014 is shaping up to be a good year for The New Riddim


 

12.24.13
Happy Holidays from The New Riddim!





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12.10.13
The New Riddim has started an Indie Go Go campaign to help finance our upcoming album!  Please check it out and help us record some good music!!!



 

07.17.13
We are proud to announce that we have been nominated once again for the Pitch Music Awards under the Best Reggae category.  Please take a quick second to vote!

kccommunications.upickem.net/upickem/contest/questions.asp

 
06.24.12
Our debut album, Kidnapped!, is now available!

Get it on iTunes or order a cd through our store!

Kidnapped! - The New Riddim

 

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