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Price $20 advance; $25 day of show
Age Suitability None Specified
Category Ska

The Skatalites

Friday, Mar 8, 2013 8:00p

They were the top musicians on the island at the time, having come together playing in different bands and on various recording sessions with all the developing artists of the day; Toots and The Maytals, Prince Buster and "The Wailing Wailers" featuring Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer.

The Bull Run is a full-service, farm-to-table concert venue, just 30 miles from Boston and 15 minutes from Rt. 495. Plenty of free parking.

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The Skatalites
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Ska is to reggae as blues is to rock & roll, and as ska's founders and foremost practitioners, the Skatalites are the single most influential group in Jamaican music. Starting in the mid-'60s, the Skatalites forged a horn-led sound that merged Jamaican mento and calypso with American R&B and jazz, inverting the boogie woogie rhythm for an upbeat accent that would become the trademark of all subsequent reggae....
Location & Nearby Info
The Bull Run Restaurant
215 Great Rd.
Route 2A
Shirley, MA 01464
(978) 425-4311
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