mods, lovers of ska, bluebeat
and Millie Small and fans of The Rolling Stones.
e Caribbean island, with a population shy of three million, punches way above its weight on the international music scene and the genre has risen in popularity as it has mutated from the early days of mento through ska and bluebeat
to the multiple strands of modern reggae.
FREESTYLE CHRISTMAS PARTY WITH THE BLUEBEAT
ARKESTRA, CHRIS TYE, SAM REDMORE, FREE SCHOOL, RICK SHAW: Hare & Hounds, High St, Kings Heath.
ey include April, Soldier, Silhouettes, Black Dollar Bills, Curb, e Establishment, e Assist, Kastella, Platypus Baby, Alex Kid, Enquiry, Regale, Bluebeat
Akestra, Tempting Rosie, Drakelow and Little Liam.
Since then we've had reggae, dancehall, bhangra, bluebeat
They are both 50, they both spent part of their younger lives living in Haverfordwest (the Madness man spent three years of his childhood living with relatives in West Wales) and obviously they share a love of soul, ska and bluebeat
had denied any wrongdoing, claiming owner Hank Risan had pioneering technology called "psychoacoustic simulation" which created unique versions of the copyrighted music.
EMI filed suit Tuesday in a US district court in Los Angeles, accusing Bluebeat
Also on the bill are: Bradford Bluebeat
Ska Warriors Natural Rhythm, The lively Owterzeds from Hebden Bridge, and Manchesters premier Ska outfit The Uplifters.
King Hammond (Nick Welsh) has been on the reggae/ ska scene since the 1970s and has recorded for Bluebeat
and Trojan Records.
THE ENGLISH BEAT WITH DAVE WAKELING PLUS RODDY RADIATION, TEMPTING ROSIE, THE BLUEBEAT
ARKESTRA: O2 Academy 2, Horsefair, Birmingham.
VARIOUS ARTISTS Calypsos, Boogies, Rockers, Ballads And Bluebeat
(Rock History) IN 1948, the Empire Windrush famously docked at Tilbury, carrying 493 passengers from Jamaica and Trinidad.