Steady Beat RecordingsWest Coast Ska & Reggae + more Since 1993Steady Beat Recordings

About

Steady Beat Recordings was founded in 1993 by Luis P. Correa. The label is focused on the 60’s Jamaican ska Style. The original Ska! The label started primarily because there was a need for a local Los Angeles based Ska/Reggae label to produce some of the best music coming out during the early to mid […]

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Rockers On The Waterfront

FRIDAY JAN 8  HIJOS DEL SOL ROCKERS ON THE WATERFRONT HAPPENS ABOUT EVERY OTHER  FRIDAY, DJ’S SOULSTATION #1 AND KING STEADY BEAT SERVE UP THE SKA TO REGGAE AND EVERYTING IN BETWEEN ON A STRICKLY VINYL FORMAT. WE FEATURE 1 LIVE SKA/REGGAE ACT FROM AS FAR AWAY AS SAN DIEGO AND AS LOCAL AS SAN […]

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Barrio Funky

Every 2nd Saturday of the month  in Chinatown     >>>>>>>>>>>100% Vinyl<<<<<<<<<<<<<< A special mix of Latin Soul, Cumbia, Salsa, Tropical Funk, Boogaloo, Latin Breaks, AfroFunk, Afrobeat, Latin Garage y Todo lo Bueno! $free  before 10pm  $10 after Saturday, February 11   Residentes: •KING STEADY BEAT  •ALEX RAMIREZ  •FRESKO  •SOUL LIBRE  

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History

It all started with “The Blackpool”. Ray Perez and I, started off by throwing backyard parties (don’t all future promoters start this way?) then moving on to larger venues like the Whiskey Au Go-Go, Leonardo’s in Huntington Park and Hollywood Moguls. From 1992-1994 we also starting booking the Hong Kong Cafe (run by Shortbus Productions’ […]

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Latest Posts

OC Weekly profiles el Jefe

August 27, 2017 | No Comments

http://www.ocweekly.com/music/ska-label-steady-beat-revived-itself-by-opening-up-to-eclectic-tastes-8323175

 

 

 

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New Music from Thee Commons out in October

October 8, 2016 | No Comments

Thee Commons, you know those dudes. Thee Commons went into the studio for a special 1 take recording session in early spring. Engineered by Soulstation #1…

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Barrio Funky Presents Salt Petal and Spaghetti cumbia

July 8, 2016 | No Comments

Time to Dance the heat away. The Month of July brings more heat to the Barrio, this month we have Salt Petal, a vibrant outfit with…

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BRAND NEW and FRESH! STEADY 45’s Trouble in Paradise/Mama Said 7″ single!

August 23, 2015 | No Comments

Buy it in the Shop now. these are going fast!

Also Catch the Steady 45’s at La Cita in DTLA

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OUT NOW!!! NOVEMBER JQ and the Revue EP. at the shop

October 15, 2014 | No Comments

JQ and the Revue are part of the Easy Groove Factory in Whittier. Fronted by Joseph Quinonez, the band focuses late 50’s and early 60s RnB….

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MENTO BURU Available now! purchase at the shop

May 22, 2014 | No Comments

specially priced for sale on any  weekend.!! cover

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BLUE BEAT MAKERS New Single Out NOW !!

February 25, 2014 | No Comments

OUT NOW!!!!! go to the shop.  will also be available in limited quantities at The Los Angeles Beat Swapmeet in Chinatown on Sunday March 16. Also…

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Upcoming Releases… Blue Beat Makers, Mento Buru, JQ & the Revue

February 12, 2014 | No Comments

We have a very busy year ahead of us. Blue Beat Makers Out in March 7″ single “My Own Way” b/w “You’ve Been So Nice”    Read more »

NEW MUSIC by Blue Beat Makers out of El Salvador!!

February 6, 2014 | No Comments

7″ slated for Release on Steady Beat in March.

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