since circa 2000
The Afterbeat is a seven-piece Ska ensemble that has been together since late 2000. Mixing upbeat contemporary influences into the well known soulful blend of old school Ska music. The Afterbeat have been continuously pleasing their listeners and working hard to improve their sound! They remain solid and have recently released an EP entitled The Balls Out EP which has been charting continuously across Canada for the past few months. They also appear on various compilations right now such as Stomp records’ All Skanadian 4, Megalith records’ Still Standing and Spit Shine records’ Dubshine.