The 4th Wave Of Ska Is Here!
Ska Club is the home of Silky & Top Kat a.k.a Death Of Guitar Pop, a 2 Tone Inspired Ska Duo from Essex. DOGP have been building a huge buzz since self releasing their debut track/video 'Rickety Old Train' in Nov 16.
Skinheads, Mods & Rudies all around the world are skanking to their infectious Ska Pop sound. Death Of Guitar Pop have been endorsed by ska royalty such as Pauline Black (The Selecter) and Dave Wakeling (The Beat.) Bad Manners horn section are a regular fixture in the DOGP live band, Neville Staple (The Specials) has also shown the band love, sparking a collaboration on a song together titled 'Suburban Ska Club.'
DOGP have been picked by Fred Perry as one of their featured Fred Perry Subculture artists. In true 2 Tone “DIY Spirit” the band are self managed and fiercely independent! The band’s DIY grind is proving to be a successful one.
DOGP have crowd funded both of their albums, raising 20k in funding from fans. Both '69 Candy Street' & 'In Over Our Heads' have sold thousands of copies, DOGP are drawing huge crowds at summer festivals plus selling out their own headline shows & are also running an innovative subscription-based fan club.
In Dec 2019, the band collaborated with the CALM Charity & Bafta award winning Inbetweeners Star ‘James Buckley’ raising funds & mental health awareness through their Christmas single Feeling Like A Right James Blunt At Christmas - the single was a #1 Bestseller on Amazon Music, Reached #28 In The Official Charts & received support/airplay from Radio X.
2020 will see Death of Guitar Pop play their biggest headline show to date, at legendary London venue 'The Underworld' in Camden Town on Oct 17th.