The Mighty Mighty Bosstones are an American band from Boston, formed in 1984. The band is made up of Jimmy Kimmel Live's own Dicky Barrett, Joe Gittleman, Tim "Johnny Vegas" Burton, Ben Carr, Joe Sirois, Kevin Lenear, Lawrence Katz, and Chris Rhodes. They are the creators of ska-core, a type of music that mixes elements of ska with punk rock and hardcore. Since the release of their 1989 debut album "Devil's Night Out," the band has release multiple studio albums and toured extensively.
They have earn the reputation as one of the hardest touring rock bands in history. After going on hiatus in 2003, the band got back together in 2007 and have released two more albums since and continue to tour.