One Bad Oyster is an upbeat Ska-Surf band located in Fairfield County CT,   playing the Tri-State and New England venues. We play festivals , clubs, events and private parties!  We're here for a good time and to ensure you have one too!

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Previous events

One Bad Oyster

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Rowayton Fire Department, 136 Rowayton Ave, Rowayton / Norwalk

Please join us Saturday, October 15th from 3 – 7PM for a fun fall afternoon of good food, drinks and music. This is RFD's annual fundraiser and is a great way to get involved and spend time with friends and family while enjoying some awesome local music. Food and drink tickets will be available at the door.

One Bad Oyster at Lincoln Parkapalooza

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Lincoln Parkapalooza, 87 Fairmount Terr, Fairfield

Description The Stratfield Village Association (SVA) will be hosting a fourth fundraising event this fall, the second annual Lincoln Parkapalooza. It will be a combination of a concert in Lincoln Park and a Porchfest. The goal is to bring local musicians and neighborhoods together to celebrate and create a sense of community, while raising money for neighborhood improvements and beautification.

What: Lincoln Parkapalooza to benefit the SVA and OUR COMMUNITY

When: September 10, 2022 from 1:00 pm until 9:30 pm

Where: Lincoln Park/ Jackman Ave

Donations Please!

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Song List

  • Doors of Your Heart- English Beat
  • Pressure Drop- Toots and the Maytails
  • Drawn- One Bad Oyster
  • The Way-  Ska version of the fastball song.

  • Black coffee In Bed- Squeeze

  • Drawn- OBO original 

  • Warm California Sun: 

  • Ruby Soho- Rancid 

  • Little Lisa- OBO Original 

  • Tears of a clown- English Beat Version- 

  • Ranking Full Stop - English Beat

  • Time Bomb- Rancid

  • Mirror in the bathroom- English beat 

  • Harder they come:  Jimmy Cliff

  • Rudy Can’t Fail - The Clash

  • Tequila 

  • Casey Jones: 

  • Gloria from Astoria:  

  • Santeria: Sublime: 

  • Walk and Don’t Look Back:  Peter Tosh and Mick Jagger 

  • Police on my back:  The clash.  

  • Give it to me-J Geils