Streaming live 24/7 since 2008 to Europe, Asia, North/South/Central America, Africa and world wide. Now streaming 128K AAC for CD like quality, with 3000+ (and growing) lossless audio files in the library.
Not a show or podcast, it is non-stop ska, reggae, rocksteady, 2Tone, ska/punk and more. From 1960's Jamaican classics to today's newest albums we play it all.
Music by the fans for the fans. Non-commercial streaming ska radio Listen for exclusive live and unreleased tracks not available anywhere else.
Quick Note: Some of you may be hearing a message saying stream will be changing to a new address.
The stream is moving to a new server, the station it's self has not changed just the address your player connects to. This new stream is at a higher bitrate for better sound quality (128k AAC vs 64K AAC) and supports more total listeners. Click on the links on the left or search for Bob's Ska Radio again in your favorite radio app or player and save the new stream to you favorites. If you are not hearing the message then you are likely already connecting to the new stream. If you listen though Itunes, go back to Internet Radio, Island/Reggae and click on Bob's Ska Radio and bookmark the new stream.
Direct link to new stream address.
Normal (high bitrate) stream
Low Bitrate Stream
Listening on a mobile device and worried about data use ? Check out the new low bitrate stream, using less than half of the data as the main stream.
Daily: 12 Noon and Midnight (Pacific Time) Bob's Got You Covered For Lunch. 30 minutes of all ska covers.
Live event notice:
Tune in July 11th for a live broadcast from Be Like Max, The Holophonice and Seattle band It Gets Worse, plus live interviews from bands and fans. See more information here.
Starting around 6:30 Pacific Time / 9:30 East Coast / 3:30AM July 12th Brussels / 11:30am July 12th Melbourne / 10:30 July 12th Tokyo / 10:30PM July 11 São Paulo / 7:00AM July 12th New Delhi / 2:30AM July 12th London / 4:30AM July 12th Moscow.
Top Mobile Apps - Just install then search for and bookmark Bob's Ska Radio.
Have a newer Iphone / Ipad ? No player needed, just click the icon and the stream will play in the native player. However, you may prefer to use one of these apps.
Top Desktop Programs
Go to View, Internet Radio, select Reggae / Island and play Bob's Ska Radio.