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Flatfoot 56 - Less Than Jake

Friday

Feb 24, 2012 – Fri 8:00 PM

400 Lincoln Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15209 Map

  • Flatfoot 56
  • Less Than Jake
  • Samiam

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Age Limit: All Ages

Flatfoot 56

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Less Than Jake: Less than Jake brought the Ska movement to the forefront of the Southern California music scene alongside No Doubt and Reel Big Fish during the mid-90s. Their racing guitar riffs and infectious melodies captivated audiences around the nation and they scored several hits over the course of the past two decades. They released their most recent album, GNV FLA, an homage to their native Gainesville, Florida in 2008 and have been on tour ever since to promote their latest effort. Don't miss a tour date on the Less Than Jake concert schedule; Use Eventful as your source for Less Than Jake tour dates and concert schedule information.

Fronted by Chris Demakes, the group formed during high school in 1992 and released their demo Pezcore which garnered them attention from Capitol Records who signed them in 1996. Their major label debut, Losing Streak was released in 1996 and Less Than Jake hit the road booking tour dates on the 1997 Warped Tour. Their riotous live shows garnered them national attention and Less Than Jake booked tour dates on the Caffeine Nation Tour and the Race Around Uranus Tour with Blink 182. They released their breakthrough album, Hello Rockview in 1998 and scored a hit with "History of a Boring Town". In 2000, Less Than Jake tour dates were booked on Bon Jovi's North American tour and they gained exposure to a mainstream audience.

For the rest of the decade, Less Than Jake maintained a hectic touring schedule appearing at the 2001 Warped Tour and touring with Bad Religion in 2002. They released their biggest commercial release to-date in 2003, Anthem, which featured the hit "The Science of Selling Yourself Short". Less than Jake tour dates were booked on the 2004 Projekt Revolution Tour alongside Linkin Park and Korn. Less Than Jake continues to record and tour and released the EP TV/EP in 2011. In addition to recording their next LP, Less Thank Jake tour dates have been booked on the 2011 Warped Tour and they have individual headlining concerts scheduled periodically throughout the year. Don't miss a date on the Less Than Jake concert calendar; Stay up-to-date with Less Than Jake tour dates using Eventful.

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