Pick It Up! – Ska in the ’90s
Come early to hear the duo Flying Blind play live music at Eden Bar from 6:30-9:30PM, courtesy of Performing Arts of Maitland!
Pick It Up! is an independent documentary film about the rise in popularity of ska music in the 1990s often referred to as the third wave of ska. The film showcases the underground/DIY nature of the scene all over the world and how the push into the spotlight in the mid-to-late ’90s changed everything. The film was made by ska fans, for ska fans.
The film features exclusive interviews with members of: The Aquabats, Blink-182, Cherry Poppin Daddies, Dance Hall Crashers, Fishbone, Goldfinger, Hepcat, Less Than Jake, Mephiskapheles, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, No Doubt, Oingo Boingo, Reel Big Fish, Save Ferris, Skankin Pickle, The Skatalites, Smashmouth, The Specials, Spring Heeled Jack, Streetlight Manifesto, Sublime, The Suicide Machines, The Toasters, Voodoo Glow Skulls, and a bunch of other super rad ska-related people!
USA, 2019, 109 minutes, Not Rated, Directed by Taylor Morden