Tue 09 Jan 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Mon 08 May 2017
The Scotch Bonnets will be delivering a love letter of sorts to their sister city Washington, DC with The District, a new seven-inch record on Jump Up Records to be released May 27. The disc features a new, funky reggae version of their original song... Read More
Wed 12 Apr 2017
Psyched to be returning to DC's long-running ska night, Bluebeat! With our Philly friends, The Snails! This one's sure to be a burner!
Mon 13 Mar 2017
It's always the best time when the Bonnets open for our brothers from NYC The Slackers! Also playing that night will be our buds from DC, The Captivators. All the details and a link to buy tickets can be found here.