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The Longshots at Club 66

 Posted: 2:00 AM June 10, 2014

The Longshots play 2 tone-style (or second wave) ska that incorporates reggae, punk and rocksteady in the vain of bands like The Specials and The Beat. The Eugene band — Shane Connor (vocals, saxophone, keyboards, guitar, harmonica), Eric Johnson (tenor saxophone), Ben Caiazza (trumpet), Justin Canfield (trombone), Blake Hoshibata (guitar), Tom Wade (bass) and Ben Hampton (drums) — will play songs from their new album, "Borrowed Time" (released Friday, June 6), at 9 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, at Club 66, 1951 Ashland St., Ashland. The cover costs $3.