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AllAfrica.com
Talks On Community Broadcast Strategy to Start Soonsignals The Minister said she is also proud to announce that government will b
Talks On Community Broadcast Strategy to Start Soon
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
signals The Minister said she is also proud to announce that government will be switching off analogue signals in the SKA area, as they have finalised allocating digital set top boxes to these communities. "What continues to pain me is that... Read more
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Daily Herald
Celebrate Swedish Days in Geneva2016 rolls into Chicago's Cobra Lounge this weekend, and it's drawing some of t
Celebrate Swedish Days in Geneva
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
2016 rolls into Chicago's Cobra Lounge this weekend, and it's drawing some of the area's best punk, rock and ska with it. Chicago punk rockers Naked Raygun headline the three-day music and hot rod festival, which also features Droids... Read more
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KNAC.COM
LA Rockers BUDDERSIDE Set For Self-Titled Albumexplore. That seeker-spirit sees BUDDERSIDE go from the thick, thumping, leathe
LA Rockers BUDDERSIDE Set For Self-Titled Album
KNAC.COM / Posted 16 hours ago
explore. That seeker-spirit sees BUDDERSIDE go from the thick, thumping, leather-clad rock riffery of "The Envelope" to the ska-tinted mobility of "Ska-Bra", which also features MOTORHEAD's Phil Campbell on guitar. There's the bendy, grungy... Read more
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Northern Star
TOP 10: Things to do this weekendpercussion into a big pot, stirs and slowly brings to the boil to create a reci
TOP 10: Things to do this weekend
Northern Star / Posted 18 hours ago
percussion into a big pot, stirs and slowly brings to the boil to create a recipe for fun. They offer a mix of funk, dub, ska, hip hop, rhythm and blues and soul. At the Illawong Hotel, Evans Head, tonight from 8pm. 9. Melbourne Ska... Read more
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Calgary Sun
KHL adds expansion team in Beijingforward Ilya Kovalchuk was rumoured to be heading to the Chinese club after a f
KHL adds expansion team in Beijing
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
forward Ilya Kovalchuk was rumoured to be heading to the Chinese club after a fallout this season with his current team, SKA Saint Petersburg. SKA denied such “possible changes to the roster”. The KHL’s 28 clubs currently span 8,000 kilometres... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Former snooker star Steve Davis DJs at GlastonburyHe was joined on stage by Graham McPherson, better known as Suggs, the lead sin
Former snooker star Steve Davis DJs at Glastonbury
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 hours ago
He was joined on stage by Graham McPherson, better known as Suggs, the lead singer of English ska band Madness. After his 90-minute set, Davis wrote on Twitter: "What a buzz! Thanks to everyone who came @ ParkStonebridge @ Knifeworld." Describing... Read more
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The Irish Times
Beerista: The bittersweet role of oranges in beerRascal’s Yankee White IPA also uses orange peel but it plays a quieter, more ba
Beerista: The bittersweet role of oranges in beer
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
Rascal’s Yankee White IPA also uses orange peel but it plays a quieter, more background citrus role. Colorado company Ska Brewing has an IPA called Modus Mandarina (their famous IPA is called Modus Hoperandi) which is brewed with sweet orange... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Bures Music Festival’s 20th anniversaryTown Kings and tribute acts such as Bootleg Blondie and The Counterfeit Beatles
Bures Music Festival’s 20th anniversary
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
Town Kings and tribute acts such as Bootleg Blondie and The Counterfeit Beatles, as well as an eclectic mix of rock, soul, ska, indie, pop, jazz and choral performances. The ‘Big Top’ returns, providing all-weather shelter for performers and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Strange, thrilling garage rock found in Drug Aptsguitar lines were taken to even headier heights. The song “Concrete Jungle” is
Strange, thrilling garage rock found in Drug Apts
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
guitar lines were taken to even headier heights. The song “Concrete Jungle” is built on an insistent drum pattern from a ska song of the same name by The Specials. But with washes of thick reverb and echo effects, especially over Kebschull’s... Read more
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Gazette News
A classical actor for a night of classical musicmaintained an often troubled relationship with the French writer George Sand, f
A classical actor for a night of classical music
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
maintained an often troubled relationship with the French writer George Sand, following a failed engagement to Maria Wodzi?ska. Between 1838 to 1839 he visited Majorca with Sand and because of the troubles that took place there it became one of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Bressie on The Voice: 'It’s a fight you can’t win'the Mullingar five-piece homegrown success, but it was in a live setting that t
Bressie on The Voice: 'It’s a fight you can’t win'
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
the Mullingar five-piece homegrown success, but it was in a live setting that their potent mix of power pop and hints of ska veered skywards. The band split up at the end of 2009, and while four members drifted into the background, Bressie upped... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Massillon Museum to host 22nd annual Island Partya festival-like atmosphere everywhere they play, drawing crowds spanning all ag
Massillon Museum to host 22nd annual Island Party
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
a festival-like atmosphere everywhere they play, drawing crowds spanning all ages and backgrounds. Voted "the Best Reggae/Ska Band" in Northeast Ohio by the Scene Magazine readers' poll, Carlos Jones and the P. L.U.S. Band have appeared onstage... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Best Wilmington Live Music, June 23-29 |St., Wilmington. $50-$105 plus taxes & fees. This tribute band has been bringi
Best Wilmington Live Music, June 23-29 |
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
St., Wilmington. $50-$105 plus taxes & fees. This tribute band has been bringing life to the endlessly popular music of ska-punk-reggae pioneers Sublime for 15 years. Details: 7 p.m. doors, 8 p.m. show, Saturday, 208 Market St., Wilmington. $15... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Scientists‚ locals collide over SKA in Northern Capedirector‚ Rob Adam told community members at a meeting in May. A second issue
Scientists‚ locals collide over SKA in Northern Cape
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
director‚ Rob Adam told community members at a meeting in May. A second issue is that local farmers are worried that the SKA will require more land to complete construction. The Astronomy Geographic Advantage Act gives the government the right... Read more
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PhysOrg
How CSIRO is turbocharging the world's largest radio telescopesradio bursts and hundreds of new galaxies hidden behind the Milky Way. An Austr
How CSIRO is turbocharging the world's largest radio telescopes
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
radio bursts and hundreds of new galaxies hidden behind the Milky Way. An Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP) antenna with a phased-array feed. Credit: CSIRO For the receiver on China's FAST telescope, we're providing proven... Read more
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Ny Teknik
De ska stötta unga it-företag med miljonersom främjar användning och utveckling av internet i Sverige. IIS tar nu klivet
De ska stötta unga it-företag med miljoner
Ny Teknik / Posted 2 days ago
som främjar användning och utveckling av internet i Sverige. IIS tar nu klivet ut och börjar stötta även nya unga svenska företag, som jobbar åt samma håll som stiftelsen. – Vi kommer att stötta dem via medlen i Internetfonden. Först ut är... Read more
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Northern Star
Top 5 in local entertainment this weekinto a big pot, stirs and slowly brings to the boil until it creates a recipe f
Top 5 in local entertainment this week
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
into a big pot, stirs and slowly brings to the boil until it creates a recipe for fun. They offer a mix of funk, dub, ska, hip hop, rhythm and blues and soul. At the Illawong Hotel, Evans Head, this Saturday from 8pm. AUSTRALIAN reality TV... Read more
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Ny Teknik
Stor oro kring tekniken i slutförvaretfem år sedan som Svensk kärnbränslehantering, SKB, ansökte om miljötillstånd fö
Stor oro kring tekniken i slutförvaret
Ny Teknik / Posted 2 days ago
fem år sedan som Svensk kärnbränslehantering, SKB, ansökte om miljötillstånd för en teknisk lösning att slutförvara det svenska reaktorbränslet i rum 500 meter ned i Forsmarks urberg. Lagringsmetoden, KBS-3, innebär att bränslet stoppas i... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Music in the blood"the song is usually played as a gypsy-folk kind of thing. This version took on
Music in the blood
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
"the song is usually played as a gypsy-folk kind of thing. This version took on surf rock guitar tones, and a sort of ska bass and drums. It reminds me of a Quentin Tarantino film scene somewhere in Southern California." It is unknown where... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Chit Chat: St. Charles service club brews up craft beer eventevent will feature more than 30 craft breweries from across the country, includ
Chit Chat: St. Charles service club brews up craft beer event
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
event will feature more than 30 craft breweries from across the country, including Brooklyn Brewery from New York, Ska Brewing Company from Colorado and Woodchuck Cider from Vermont, according to the event’s page on... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg County land transfers, dated June 15, 2016T Hallman, to, Daniel J Barnes, $125,000, Lot 71, 247 W Pheasant Hill Dr, Dunca
Spartanburg County land transfers, dated June 15, 2016
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
T Hallman, to, Daniel J Barnes, $125,000, Lot 71, 247 W Pheasant Hill Dr, Duncan, Pheasant Hill Subd

SKA Properties, to, Joel R & Audrey J Williams Jr, $470,500, Lot 210, 418 Old South Rd, Duncan, River Falls Plantation... Read more

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Daily Herald
Music notes: Catch the tunes at Long Grove Summerfest2016 rolls into Chicago's Cobra Lounge this weekend, and it's drawing some of t
Music notes: Catch the tunes at Long Grove Summerfest
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
2016 rolls into Chicago's Cobra Lounge this weekend, and it's drawing some of the area's best punk, rock and ska with it. Chicago punk rockers Naked Raygun headline the three-day music and hot rod festival, which also features Droids... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Features | Decide who's next on stageis already off to a flying start during continued renovation works, seeing the
Features | Decide who's next on stage
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
is already off to a flying start during continued renovation works, seeing the place packed out for gigs by the Manchester Ska Foundation and ace tribute act, The Jam Restart. This Saturday the three Marks have secured a major coup by booking 80s... Read more
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New Kerala
SulaFest to return with 10th edition in February 2017 - newkerala.com #79791said Oldne. The ninth edition of the SulaFest that took place last year over t
SulaFest to return with 10th edition in February 2017 - newkerala.com #79791
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
said Oldne. The ninth edition of the SulaFest that took place last year over two days was a huge success. Australian ska, jazz and funk band The Cat Empire and Israeli reggae, funk electronica band Balkan Beat Box made their debut with the... Read more
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Business Wire
Dell Launches New High Performance Computing Systems and Unveils New Innovations to Bring Supercomputing Power to Mainstream EnterprisesInfiniBand, the system is designed to open up new research capabilities and ave
Dell Launches New High Performance Computing Systems and Unveils New Innovations to Bring Supercomputing Power to Mainstream Enterprises
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
InfiniBand, the system is designed to open up new research capabilities and avenues, such as the Square Kilometer Array (SKA) radio telescope project, and stimulate private-sector projects in areas ranging from climate modelling to energy... Read more
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New Kerala
Gwen Stefani's 'Hella Good' gift to beau Blake Shelton on his 40th b'day - newkerala.com #7918020 : Seems like Blake Shelton's 40th birthday with girlfriend Gwen Stefani was
Gwen Stefani's 'Hella Good' gift to beau Blake Shelton on his 40th b'day - newkerala.com #79180
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
20 : Seems like Blake Shelton's 40th birthday with girlfriend Gwen Stefani was a 'Hella Good' one. The 46-year-old pop and ska singer shared the stage with her beau as a surprise guest to sing the duet 'Go Ahead and Break My Heart' at Country Jam... Read more
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News Mail
Packed program for this year’s Childers Festivalcan also confirm performances by 'Fat Picnic" - Brisbane's own roots and funk b
Packed program for this year’s Childers Festival
News Mail / Posted 5 days ago
can also confirm performances by 'Fat Picnic" - Brisbane's own roots and funk band which specialises in reggae, ska and hip hop - and 'Soul City', a true nine piece soul, funk, pop and rock band, which promises to get your toes... Read more
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E! Online
Blake Shelton Has a ''Hella Good'' 40th Birthday With Gwen Stefanithe Country Jam 2016 festival in Grand Junction, Colorado, where Shelton perfor
Blake Shelton Has a ''Hella Good'' 40th Birthday With Gwen Stefani
E! Online / Posted 6 days ago
the Country Jam 2016 festival in Grand Junction, Colorado, where Shelton performed as a headliner. The 46-year-old pop and ska singer also shared the stage with him. Stefani, 46, posted a slew of photos and videos from the celebration on her... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Is there anybody out there?Morton went to Western Australia to talk to the stargazers hoping to discover w
Is there anybody out there?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Morton went to Western Australia to talk to the stargazers hoping to discover what lies beyond the final frontier. The SKA will uncover unseen giant gas clouds, black holes and magnetic fields. Photo / AP It's morning in the Murchison, a... Read more
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E! Online
Gwen Stefani Wishes ''Favorite'' Blake Shelton Happy Birthdaysmitten with each other, as the Voice coach and country star celebrates a big p
Gwen Stefani Wishes ''Favorite'' Blake Shelton Happy Birthday
E! Online / Posted 6 days ago
smitten with each other, as the Voice coach and country star celebrates a big personal milestone. The 46-year-old pop and ska singer took to Twitter and Instagram Saturday to wish her beau a happy 40th birthday, complete with adorable throwback... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Pavel Datsyuk announces he's leaving Red Wings, heading to RussiaHe also has been vocal about wanting to finish his hockey career playing before
Pavel Datsyuk announces he's leaving Red Wings, heading to Russia
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
He also has been vocal about wanting to finish his hockey career playing before Russian fans - he received an offer from SKA St. Petersburg during the World Championship in May. Datsyuk met with Wings general manager Ken Holland on Friday... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk to address future on Saturdayhis playing career there. He has had plenty of interest from KHL clubs, and has
Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk to address future on Saturday
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
his playing career there. He has had plenty of interest from KHL clubs, and has reportedly received a contract offer from SKA St. Petersburg. He has one year remaining on his three-year, $22.5-million contract. Leaving the NHL would mean the Red... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Six-old cancer patient met Iron Maiden after home video went viralat the Hilcote Country Club in Alfreton. The event will include performances f
Six-old cancer patient met Iron Maiden after home video went viral
Nottingham Post / Posted 7 days ago
at the Hilcote Country Club in Alfreton. The event will include performances from bands, DJs playing Northern Soul and ska music and fairground rides for the children. Rossi has daily chemotherapy treatment and will know more next May when he... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk holds camp, then to meet with Ken Hollandwanting to finish his hockey career in front of Russian fans. Offers from KHL t
Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk holds camp, then to meet with Ken Holland
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
wanting to finish his hockey career in front of Russian fans. Offers from KHL teams have come in, most prominently from SKA St. Petersburg. Datsyuk told the Wings that he would not make his final decision until after last month's world... Read more
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TSN
Datsyuk to announce departurefor the last month and his agent confirmed to The Detroit Free Press at the end
Datsyuk to announce departure
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
for the last month and his agent confirmed to The Detroit Free Press at the end of May that he had been offered to play for SKA St. Petersburg of the KHL. Datsyuk scored 16 goals and 44 points in 66 games this season and has totaled 314 goals and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Beach Boys and Van Morrison reissues top this week's new musicArgentine party animals drastically retool their sound and up the ante on their
Beach Boys and Van Morrison reissues top this week's new music
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Argentine party animals drastically retool their sound and up the ante on their first release since 2009. Out go the crazy ska party tracks; in come ambitious atmospheric Latin rockers that introduce a multi-part Quadrophenia-inspired rock-opera... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Critic's Choice: Make sure to see Fishbone at Riverbendlive, however, and that needs to be remedied. These guys are from Los Angeles a
Critic's Choice: Make sure to see Fishbone at Riverbend
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
live, however, and that needs to be remedied. These guys are from Los Angeles and have been playing their special blend of ska, punk, funk and hard rock for more than a quarter century. They'll make you think, laugh, dance and jump around like... Read more
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Sussex Express
Nevillproject with a fantastic array of bands and musicians. The Fat Belly Jones Band
Nevill
Sussex Express / Posted 8 days ago
project with a fantastic array of bands and musicians. The Fat Belly Jones Band headlined the evening with a superb mix of Ska and Blues classics which had people dancing in front of the stage both young and old. The culmination of the evening was... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
All in good taste: Customers sweet on craft sodas' 
unique, quality fizzy flavorsoriginally wanted to open a brewery in his hometown of Durango, but by the time
All in good taste: Customers sweet on craft sodas' 
unique, quality fizzy flavors
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
originally wanted to open a brewery in his hometown of Durango, but by the time he returned from college, Steamworks and Ska breweries were there and he considered the market fairly saturated. Instead, he got a job brewing at Steamworks, and was... Read more
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PhysOrg
Sweden's biggest contribution yet to the world's largest radio telescopeAn artist's impression of the completed Phase 1 of the SKA in South Africa's Ka
Sweden's biggest contribution yet to the world's largest radio telescope
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
An artist's impression of the completed Phase 1 of the SKA in South Africa's Karoo Desert. Credit: SKA Organisation Sweden's biggest contribution yet to the world's biggest radio telescope, the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), has passed a major... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAChurch in Los Osos (7 p.m.; all ages; $20 tickets at santamariahula.org or by c
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 9 days ago
Church in Los Osos (7 p.m.; all ages; $20 tickets at santamariahula.org or by calling 878-6793). Bakersfield-based reggae/ska/punk act 7th Standard returns to Frog and Peach this Sunday, June 19 (10 p.m.; 21-and-older; free). Playing covers and... Read more
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The Source Weekly
All Starsat the person that just smashed your mouth. With that album, the San Jose, Cali
All Stars
The Source Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
at the person that just smashed your mouth. With that album, the San Jose, Calif.-based band jumpstarted a resurging Ska craze almost single-handedly, becoming totemic to the idea of a "Summer Record." For months, their "Walkin' on the Sun"... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Reggae featured at June 25 Groovin’ in the Park concertspecials, and bottled water will be available next to the Tea House. Working o
Reggae featured at June 25 Groovin’ in the Park concert
Southside Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
specials, and bottled water will be available next to the Tea House. Working out of Urbanna, Stuck on a Name is a reggae/ska band with a loyal following, playing originals as well as covering classic favorites from these genres (and more),... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Africa Oyé 2016: DJ Line-Up For Trenchtown is announcedthis year’s Oyé site will be treated to an eclectic mix of dub, reggae, danceha
Africa Oyé 2016: DJ Line-Up For Trenchtown is announced
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
this year’s Oyé site will be treated to an eclectic mix of dub, reggae, dancehall, Afrobeats, global dance, house, disco, ska, roots, hip-hop, funk, soul and everything in-between. Situated opposite the main stage at the far end of the park,... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Boomtown ​releases Forest Party line ups and main dance stage additionsbooty breaks from a carriage full of the best party purveyors this side of the
Boomtown ​releases Forest Party line ups and main dance stage additions
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 10 days ago
booty breaks from a carriage full of the best party purveyors this side of the tracks. Including the infectious blend of ska, dub, hip-hop and punk from one of Boomtown’s favourite Barry Ashworth from the Dub Pistols; the conscious lyrics and big... Read more
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Powys County Times
Boomtown ​releases Forest Party line ups and main dance stage additionsbooty breaks from a carriage full of the best party purveyors this side of the
Boomtown ​releases Forest Party line ups and main dance stage additions
Powys County Times / Posted 10 days ago
booty breaks from a carriage full of the best party purveyors this side of the tracks. Including the infectious blend of ska, dub, hip-hop and punk from one of Boomtown’s favourite Barry Ashworth from the Dub Pistols; the conscious lyrics and big... Read more
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Faster Louder
Splendour in the Grass just added more acts to its stacked 2016 lineupHill Slumberjack Robert Forster (10 Years On) Beach Slang Urthboy Little M
Splendour in the Grass just added more acts to its stacked 2016 lineup
Faster Louder / Posted 10 days ago
Hill Slumberjack Robert Forster (10 Years On) Beach Slang Urthboy Little May Boo Seeka Spring King Melbourne Ska Orchestra Fat White Family Total Giovanni Methyl Ethel Slum Sociable L D R U In Loving Memorty OF... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Summer concert guide for Phoenix: Adele, Guns N' Roses, Drake, Selena Gomez, Dixie ChicksButthole Surfers. In one of the more positive reviews the album got, an Enterta
Summer concert guide for Phoenix: Adele, Guns N' Roses, Drake, Selena Gomez, Dixie Chicks
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
Butthole Surfers. In one of the more positive reviews the album got, an Entertainment Weekly critic wrote, "The Long Beach ska punks have a new singer, a more melodic mellow bounce — and a lot less edge." They have, however, got Top 20 three times... Read more
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NJ.com
13 raging moments you missed at Asbury Park's epic punk festivalPony Summer Stage in Asbury Park, NJ 6/12/16 (Alex Remnick | NJ Advance Media f
13 raging moments you missed at Asbury Park's epic punk festival
NJ.com / Posted 12 days ago
Pony Summer Stage in Asbury Park, NJ 6/12/16 (Alex Remnick | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) Band that forced us to embrace ska: New York genre stalwart The Slackers were dropped between the vulgar frenzy of Anti-Nowhere League and the hardcore... Read more
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The Local
i lördags, på lördag – time phrases for present, past and future - The Swedish Teacher(preteritum) that you are talking about past time. Jag kunde inte sova i natt.
i lördags, på lördag – time phrases for present, past and future - The Swedish Teacher
The Local / Posted 12 days ago
(preteritum) that you are talking about past time. Jag kunde inte sova i natt. (I couldn’t sleep last night.) I natt ska jag hålla mig vaken och titta på vinter-OS. (Tonight I’m going to stay up and watch the winter Olympics.) Jag var på... Read more
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