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Ska-punk is a fusion music genre that combines ska and punk rock.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> It achieved its highest level of commercial success in the United States in the late 1990s.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> Ska-core (sometimes spelled skacore) is a subgenre of ska punk, blending ska with hardcore punk.<ref>{{#invoke:Citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=journal }}</ref>

The more punk-influenced style of ska-punk often features faster tempos, guitar distortion, onbeat punk rock-style interludes (usually the chorus), and punk-style vocals. The more ska-influenced style features a more developed instrumentation and a cleaner vocal and musical sound. Common instruments include electric guitar, electric bass, drums, brass instruments, reed instruments and keyboards.


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