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The English Beat
Phone (617) 776-2004
Price $30
Age Suitability 21 and up
Categories Rock Electronic

The English Beat

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2013 8:30p

The English Beat are a 2 Tone ska revival band founded in Birmingham, England in 1978. Their songs fuse ska, pop, soul, reggae and punk rock. With numerous hits like Save It For Later, Tenderness, I confess, and Hands Off, She's Mine, The Beat dominated the ska scene throughout the 80's and easily became one of the most popular recording and live acts in the UK. They have also toured alongside some of the biggest performing artists such as The Clash, Talking Heads, and of course The Specials.

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One of the earliest and most important ska revivalist groups, Birmingham's the Beat formed in 1978 (the band had to change its name to the English Beat in the U.S. to avoid confusion with Paul Collins' band of the same name)....
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Johnny D's Restaurant & Music Club
17 Holland St.
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 776-2004
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