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107 results for SKA

102 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Sunday, February 25, 20185DJamaican exportWill Nediger
Thursday, January 25, 20184DMusic boomlet of the mid-'90sAlex Eaton-Salners
Thursday, October 5, 201758DReggae forerunner (2)Alan Arbesfeld
Tuesday, August 22, 201737DCalypso-influenced genreTimothy Polin
Monday, August 7, 201741AReggae relative (12)Kevin Christian
Sunday, May 14, 201726APrince Buster's genreWill Nediger
Monday, April 3, 201736DCousin of calypso (5)Agnes Davidson and Zhouqin Burnikel
Tuesday, March 7, 201729AReggae relative (12)Freddie Cheng
Wednesday, February 8, 201732DReggae grew from itNed White
Wednesday, January 25, 201753AReggae forerunner (2)Tracy Gray
Saturday, November 19, 201626APrecursor of rocksteadyMary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Thursday, September 8, 201663DSome music of the WailersJoanne Sullivan
Friday, July 1, 201658DGenre for Reel Big FishJames Mulhern
Friday, May 27, 201659DMighty Mighty Bosstones genreDamon Gulczynski
Sunday, May 15, 201676DJamaican genrePatrick Berry
Tuesday, May 10, 201626DCousin of reggae (5)David Kwong
Sunday, April 17, 201646DReggae precursor (3)Howard Barkin
Monday, January 25, 20167DJamaican music genre (3)Ian Livengood
Wednesday, January 13, 20166AThe Rocksteady 7 genreJeremy Newton
Tuesday, December 8, 201551APrecursor to reggaeNeville Fogarty
Friday, November 27, 20154DGenre for the band SublimePeter Wentz
Saturday, November 21, 201548A___ punk (hybrid music genre)Natan Last
Monday, October 26, 201566AJamaican music genre (3)Bruce Haight
Tuesday, October 20, 201515DCousin of reggae (5)Sam Buchbinder
Friday, July 10, 201510DRelative of calypso (2)Barry C. Silk
Tuesday, February 24, 201521DSome Jamaican music (2)Elizabeth A. Long
Wednesday, January 14, 20155DCousin of calypso (5)Caleb Emmons
Friday, July 25, 201456DThe English Beat's genrePeter A. Collins
Tuesday, March 4, 201450DJamaican music genre (3)Bruce Haight and Peter A. Collins
Wednesday, January 22, 201441AMusic genre that influenced No DoubtJared Banta
Saturday, November 9, 201361D2 Tone influenceMichael Ashley
Tuesday, October 22, 201323DReggae precursor (3)Kevan Choset
Sunday, April 7, 201333DReggae precursor (3)Matt Ginsberg
Sunday, July 22, 201295DJamaican music (10)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Monday, June 11, 201237DCousin of calypso (5)Andrea Carla Michaels and Michael Blake
Monday, December 26, 20119DSome Caribbean music (3)Gary Cee
Thursday, December 1, 201121DSome Caribbean music (3)Elizabeth A. Long
Friday, November 11, 20117AMusic genre of the Mighty Mighty BosstonesAlex Vratsanos
Saturday, April 23, 201127DModern music genreMike Nothnagel
Monday, February 7, 201130DJamaican music (10)Lynn Lempel
Thursday, October 7, 201055AReggae relative (12)Patrick Blindauer
Monday, August 23, 201020AReggae relative (12)Oliver Hill
Sunday, January 3, 201061DReggae relative (12)Jeremy Newton
Saturday, November 7, 200953DMusic genre of the English Beat and the SpecialsBob Klahn
Tuesday, September 1, 20098DPrecursor of reggaeSteven Ginzburg
Tuesday, January 13, 200924AReggae relative (12)Daniel Kantor and Jay Kaskel
Thursday, December 25, 20086AMusic pioneered by Byron Lee and the DragonairesEric Tentarelli
Tuesday, October 28, 200847DJamaican music (10)Allan E. Parrish
Friday, October 24, 200839DCalypso relative (2)Frederick J. Healy
Thursday, May 22, 200823AReggae relative (12)Richard Silvestri
Sunday, May 11, 200880ACalypso offshoot (3)Tony Orbach and Patrick Blindauer
Thursday, April 10, 200841DForerunner of rocksteadyDavid J. Kahn
Monday, February 25, 200827ASome Caribbean music (3)Randall J. Hartman
Saturday, February 9, 200837DKingston popShannon Burns
Sunday, January 27, 2008121AMusic with jazzlike riffs (3)Mike Nothnagel
Tuesday, July 10, 200759DCalypso cousinPete Muller
Sunday, June 17, 20076DSome Jamaican music (2)Tony Orbach & Patrick Blindauer
Friday, June 1, 20075DPop of JamaicaDavid Quarfoot and Katy Swalwell
Monday, April 30, 200710DJamaican music (10)Allan E. Parrish
Wednesday, February 28, 200724ACousin of reggae (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Saturday, September 16, 200623DCalypso relative (2)Michael Shteyman
Sunday, May 28, 2006119DReggae relative (12)Timothy Powell
Friday, April 21, 200654DMusic for Mods and SkinheadsManny Nosowsky
Sunday, November 6, 200529DCalypso kinElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, April 3, 200585DJamaican music (10)Nancy Nicholson Joline
Thursday, December 30, 200431AReggae relative (12)Kyle Mahowald
Sunday, November 28, 200417DCousin of reggae (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, November 23, 2003122DJamaican music (10)Leonard Williams
Sunday, November 16, 200354AJamaica-based music (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, November 24, 200272ACaribbean music (2)Nancy Salomon and Lee Glickstein
Monday, June 10, 200245AMusic with jazzlike riffs (3)Sherry O. Blackard
Thursday, March 21, 200244AInfluence on 1980's popPatrick Berry
Tuesday, October 23, 200157DJamaican music (10)Leonard Williams
Tuesday, September 25, 200128AJamaican music (10)A. J. Santora
Sunday, June 17, 200178AJamaican pop (2)David J. Kahn
Wednesday, April 11, 200121AMusic store sectionBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, January 10, 200164DReggae relative (12)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, December 21, 200034DRelative of reggae (3)Manny Nosowsky
Thursday, December 14, 200037DCousin of reggae (5)Peter Gordon
Sunday, December 3, 2000109DRelative of calypso (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tuesday, October 3, 200056DRelative of reggae (3)Todd McClary
Wednesday, August 23, 200023ACalypso offshoot (3)William A. Ballard
Saturday, July 22, 200025DJamaican pop (2)Joan Williamson
Saturday, November 27, 199930ACalypso offshoot (3)Patrick D. Berry
Sunday, September 19, 199945ACalypso-influenced musicManny Nosowsky
Tuesday, March 23, 199936ACaribbean music (2)Nathaniel Weiss
Sunday, November 8, 199870DCousin of calypso (5)Fred Piscop
Monday, August 24, 199842DMusic with a blend of folk and calypsoAlan Jay Weiss
Tuesday, June 23, 199820AReggae relative (12)Rich Norris
Sunday, April 12, 199856DMusic with jazzlike riffs (3)Randolph Ross
Thursday, July 3, 199764APopular music varietyBrendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, May 7, 199740AReggae relative (12)Dean Niles
Thursday, February 6, 199758DReggae variationD. J. Kahn
Sunday, November 3, 19968DCousin of calypso (5)M. Nosowsky
Tuesday, August 6, 199611AJamaica-based music (2)F. Heaney
Friday, March 1, 199639AJamaican music (10)Charles E. Gersch
Sunday, February 18, 199637DRelative of reggae (3)Norma Steinberg
Friday, July 21, 199550AKingston musicMatt Gaffney
Wednesday, July 12, 199533AJamaican music (10)Robert Malinow
Friday, June 10, 199425DJamaican beatWayne Robert Williams
Tuesday, April 26, 199454AKin of calypso musicDavid Ellis Dickerson
Wednesday, January 26, 199461DSome popular musicKenneth Haxton

2 results for SKA from Variety puzzles.

May 24, 2015diagramless1DReggae relativePaula Gamache
January 9, 2011diagramless59AJamaican-based musicMike Nothnagel

3 results for SKA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Saturday, August 21, 19936DReggae relativeKevin BoyleMaleska
Wednesday, January 15, 199246AReggae relativeWayne Hall-EastmanMaleska
Monday, July 2, 199053AJamaican musicRichard SilvestriMaleska