Mon 30 Jul 2018

Holy shit, the Bonnets open for FISHBONE at the FILLMORE on AUGUST 23!!!

Less than a month now until The Scotch Bonnets make their Fillmore debute, opening for the mightly Fishbone! Playing with their original lineup again, this band is red-hot and cannot be stopped. Get your tickets now here.
Wed 13 Jun 2018

June 26: Bonnets open for The Toasters at Ottobar!!!

In TWO WEEKS, the Bonnets open for the NYC founders of US ska: The Toasters! Also playing are our brothers-in-ska The Players and The Soularites. Tickets are $12 in advance, and you can purchase them here. Don't let the bastards grind you down, come out... Read More
Fri 02 Mar 2018


The Scotch Bonnets will back and open for Roddy Radiation, former lead guitarist of the legendary British ska band The Specials, at the 2018 Supernova International Ska Festival, along with select club dates in the northeast and the Carolinas, May 17... Read More
Tue 09 Jan 2018

Beat the winter blues with a pair of local shows

Happy new year! Now that the holidays are over, the twinkling of holiday lights no longer blind us to the fact that it's winter and dark and cold. But a good way to beat back the winter blues is by dancing, and the Bonnets have a pair of local shows to... Read More
Mon 27 Nov 2017

Birthday Romp benefiting AFSP with The Pietasters and The Scotch Bonnets!

Finally, we can announce this show that's been in the works for awhile now!  On Saturday, December 9 come have a good birthday romp with our dear friends Maggie and Shaw Sprague! The Bonnets will be opening for our crazy older brothers in ska, The... Read More
Thu 19 Oct 2017

Next week starts The Scotch Bonnets' Halloween FEST Tour!!!

The Bonnets are packing their bags and getting ready to hit the road! They'll be travelling down to Gainesville for their performance at The FEST, with stops in places old and new along the way. Check out the shows page for all the dates!
Wed 06 Sep 2017

WORLD PREMIER of the Bonnet's "Go, Adrian!" video, fall tour dates revealed!

It's finally here, the video for “Go, Adrian!”, the A-side of the Bonnets’ 7” record The District on Jump Up Records. Shot entirely on iPhones by friends of the band and edited by Lady Hatchet, this video was filmed April 1 and... Read More
Wed 30 Aug 2017

Bonnets kick off Adams Morgan Day Fest, 9/10!

We had so much fun last year, we're coming back for a second round of fun! We hit at 1:15pm (just after the mayor speaks) on the Songbyrd stage at 18th and Columbia Rd. Free and fun for all!
Sun 25 Jun 2017

Bonnets with Chris Murray, 8/1 @ Villian & Saints!

Among other summer shows, the Bonnets are psyched to be sharing a stage with our friend, the Canadian-via-California troubador of ska, Chris Murray! Get your tickets here, and we'll see you at the show!
Thu 25 May 2017

Supernova Ska Fest THIS WEEKEND!

The Supernova International Ska Fest is upon us!!! The Bonnets have been waiting for this all year, and it's finally almost here. If you still haven't gotten your tickets for what will be the biggest ska party in America, what are you waiting for??!?... Read More

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