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Fort Worth Weekly
Top 5 Showsmakes the band sounds as if could be either some silly city-wide event, a child
Top 5 Shows
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 8 hours ago
makes the band sounds as if could be either some silly city-wide event, a children’s book about someone named Austin, or a ska punk band. Moreover, even if you write “Austin’s Opposite Day” and it’s clear that they are a regular-type band and not... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Jodrell Bank expansion plans given green lightan international science project at the Jodrell Bank Observatory have been give
Jodrell Bank expansion plans given green light
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 hours ago
an international science project at the Jodrell Bank Observatory have been given the go ahead by council chiefs. Now SKA have been given the green light to expand their cutting-edge site at the observatory after proposals were approved by... Read more
15h
EuroNews
360° video: Onstage at Sziget Festival 20162016 has to offer both on and offstage with Euronews’ 360° video. Filmed onsta
360° video: Onstage at Sziget Festival 2016
EuroNews / Posted 15 hours ago
2016 has to offer both on and offstage with Euronews’ 360° video. Filmed onstage with the musicians of Pannonia Allstar Ska Orchestra, as well at the main stage of the festival, and even in the crowds, it lets you feel like you’re in the heart... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley’s first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley’s first song, dies
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 22 hours ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded "Judge Not," a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on "Hurricane Hattie," the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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BC Local News
Get ready to dance, The Paperboys are playing Spirit Square Aug. 25Irish Jigs and Reels and a good dose of Country and Bluegrass. They are howeve
Get ready to dance, The Paperboys are playing Spirit Square Aug. 25
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Irish Jigs and Reels and a good dose of Country and Bluegrass. They are however influence by all sorts of music including Ska, Soca and African Highlife as well as Funk and Jazz. They play with both acoustic and electric guitars. They won a Juno... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Get ready to dance, The Paperboys are playing Spirit Square Aug. 25Irish Jigs and Reels and a good dose of Country and Bluegrass. They are howeve
Get ready to dance, The Paperboys are playing Spirit Square Aug. 25
Campbell River Mirror / Posted yesterday
Irish Jigs and Reels and a good dose of Country and Bluegrass. They are however influence by all sorts of music including Ska, Soca and African Highlife as well as Funk and Jazz. They play with both acoustic and electric guitars. They won a Juno... Read more
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The Hindu
Who will clean the Swachh Bharat toilets, asks Wilsonbe counting on the persistence of manual scavenging. Mr. Wilson, who is the na
Who will clean the Swachh Bharat toilets, asks Wilson
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
be counting on the persistence of manual scavenging. Mr. Wilson, who is the national convenor of Safai Karamchari Andolan (SKA), was delivering a lecture on caste and inequality at Delhi’s Zakir Husain College, when he pointed that 12 crore toilets... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Making Headway in Digital MigrationDr Mutuvhi said the digital terrestrial television (DTT) connections made in th
SA Making Headway in Digital Migration
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Dr Mutuvhi said the digital terrestrial television (DTT) connections made in the core towns of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) in the Northern Cape are testament that South Africa is putting its shoulder to the wheel. The connections, Dr Mutuvhi... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, dies
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded "Judge Not," a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on "Hurricane Hattie," the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, dies
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 days ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded "Judge Not," a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on "Hurricane Hattie," the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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Salon.com
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley’s first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong’s Beverley’s Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley’s first song, dies
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong’s Beverley’s Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded “Judge Not,” a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on “Hurricane Hattie,” the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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Daily Herald
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, dies
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded "Judge Not," a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on "Hurricane Hattie," the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, dies
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded "Judge Not," a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on "Hurricane Hattie," the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, dies
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded "Judge Not," a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on "Hurricane Hattie," the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, dies
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded "Judge Not," a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on "Hurricane Hattie," the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, diesmusician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old
Headley Bennett, sax player on Bob Marley's first song, dies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
musician at producer Leslie Kong's Beverley's Records in 1962 when 16-year-old Robert Nesta Marley recorded "Judge Not," a ska song. That year, Bennett also played on "Hurricane Hattie," the first hit song by 14-year-old James Chambers, later known... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Were you at the first Gloworm Festival last weekend?could spend more time listening to the bands with standout performance for me b
Were you at the first Gloworm Festival last weekend?
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
could spend more time listening to the bands with standout performance for me being Boris and the Space Cadets who perform ska punk tracks and covers of ska punk band covers. Hearing Spunge's version of No Woman, No Cry and Reel Big Fish's version... Read more
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PhysOrg
World's biggest telescope meets world's second fastest supercomputerTianhe-2. Credit: Prof. Yutong Lu A prototype part of the software system to ma
World's biggest telescope meets world's second fastest supercomputer
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Tianhe-2. Credit: Prof. Yutong Lu A prototype part of the software system to manage data from the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope has run on the world's second fastest supercomputer in China. The complete system, currently being designed... Read more
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Surfers Village
Joan Duru crowned Médoc Océan Lacanau Pro championMédoc Océan, the ALPC Region, the Lacanau Surf Club, the French Surfing Federat
Joan Duru crowned Médoc Océan Lacanau Pro champion
Surfers Village / Posted 2 days ago
Médoc Océan, the ALPC Region, the Lacanau Surf Club, the French Surfing Federation, Unbottle Yourself, Soöruz, Reggae Sun Ska, NRJ, Renault,TheRiderPost.com, Skoll, Smurfit Kappa, MX Evenement, U and MagicSeaweed among others. MÉDOC OCÉAN LACANAU... Read more
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NJ.com
Thrash and flash: This wild N.J. band stands out in crowded scenegenre, so they'll stick us on with different kinds of bands," bassist Lori Joha
Thrash and flash: This wild N.J. band stands out in crowded scene
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
genre, so they'll stick us on with different kinds of bands," bassist Lori Johansson said. "We'll play a metal show or a ska show and sometimes, our music is the missing link between the genres." Johansson said the group's songs tend to "morph"... Read more
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Surfers Village
Ella Williams claims victory at Medoc Ocean Lacanau ProMédoc Océan, the ALPC Region, the Lacanau Surf Club, the French Surfing Federat
Ella Williams claims victory at Medoc Ocean Lacanau Pro
Surfers Village / Posted 5 days ago
Médoc Océan, the ALPC Region, the Lacanau Surf Club, the French Surfing Federation, Unbottle Yourself, Soöruz, Reggae Sun Ska, NRJ, Renault, TheRiderPost.com, Skoll, Smurfit Kappa, MX Evenement, U and MagicSeaweed among others. MÉDOC OCÉAN... Read more
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Northern Echo
Sudden cancellation of mod and ska festival leaves fans out of pocketThe event’s website simply states: “It is with regret that the organisers of th
Sudden cancellation of mod and ska festival leaves fans out of pocket
Northern Echo / Posted 5 days ago
The event’s website simply states: “It is with regret that the organisers of the Great Northern Festivals Mod and Ska Festival wish to inform you that the event, due to be held on 26th - 28th Aug has been cancelled.” The message goes on to say that:... Read more
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Northern Echo
HeadlineThe event’s website simply states: “It is with regret that the organisers of th
Headline
Northern Echo / Posted 5 days ago
The event’s website simply states: “It is with regret that the organisers of the Great Northern Festivals Mod and Ska Festival wish to inform you that the event, due to be held on 26th - 28th Aug has been cancelled.” The message goes on to say that:... Read more
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guardian-series
Jazz musician Courtney Pine is still on a world tour after almost 30 yearsin those days, so it has been an interesting time for me over the years. "I re
Jazz musician Courtney Pine is still on a world tour after almost 30 years
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
in those days, so it has been an interesting time for me over the years. "I remember that the first music I ever heard was ska and my parents used to play the song My Boy Lollipop. The guy who produced that is a guitarist called Ernest Ranglin and... Read more
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Harrow Times
Jazz musician Courtney Pine is still on a world tour after almost 30 yearsin those days, so it has been an interesting time for me over the years. "I re
Jazz musician Courtney Pine is still on a world tour after almost 30 years
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
in those days, so it has been an interesting time for me over the years. "I remember that the first music I ever heard was ska and my parents used to play the song My Boy Lollipop. The guy who produced that is a guitarist called Ernest Ranglin and... Read more
3 related stories
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Harrow Times
Music: Jazz musician is still on a world tour after almost 30 yearsin those days, so it has been an interesting time for me over the years. "I re
Music: Jazz musician is still on a world tour after almost 30 years
Harrow Times / Posted 5 days ago
in those days, so it has been an interesting time for me over the years. "I remember that the first music I ever heard was ska and my parents used to play the song My Boy Lollipop. The guy who produced that is a guitarist called Ernest Ranglin and... Read more
3 related stories
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guardian-series
Music: Jazz musician is still on a world tour after almost 30 yearsin those days, so it has been an interesting time for me over the years. "I re
Music: Jazz musician is still on a world tour after almost 30 years
guardian-series / Posted 5 days ago
in those days, so it has been an interesting time for me over the years. "I remember that the first music I ever heard was ska and my parents used to play the song My Boy Lollipop. The guy who produced that is a guitarist called Ernest Ranglin and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Gwen Stefani will tell you what the truth feels like at KeyArenaGwen Stefani has never shied away from being the outspoken woman in front, from
Gwen Stefani will tell you what the truth feels like at KeyArena
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
Gwen Stefani has never shied away from being the outspoken woman in front, from her mid-’90s debut with the punk-ska band No Doubt to her coaching position on “The Voice.” Her new album, “This is What the Truth Feels Like,” brings her to KeyArena... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New event to put Appleby of the festival mapand Gypsy Hill who are veterans of Europe’s festival scene and bring a unique b
New event to put Appleby of the festival map
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
and Gypsy Hill who are veterans of Europe’s festival scene and bring a unique blend Balkan brass, Mediterranean surf rock, ska and swing. Adrian Lochhead, Director of Eden Arts, says, “It’s hard to describe how excited we are about this fabulous... Read more
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CNET
Sense of the stars: New telescopes poised to unlock the universeworld's most ambitious radio telescope project. Planned to start making observ
Sense of the stars: New telescopes poised to unlock the universe
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
world's most ambitious radio telescope project. Planned to start making observations in Australia and Africa in 2020, the SKA will consist of radio telescope antennas that combine for a total collecting area of a square kilometre, or 1000,000... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
The Go-Go's are bidding farewell to touringknows?" I took a risk. It was absolutely the right decision. It worked out but
The Go-Go's are bidding farewell to touring
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
knows?" I took a risk. It was absolutely the right decision. It worked out but it was very hard. We had no money. When (the ska band) Madness was on stage, we would eat their leftovers. But that tour showed us that we were tough and really wanted... Read more
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iol.co.za
River Club proposal concerns residentsat the convergence of the Black and Liesbeek Rivers also earmarked for mixed-us
River Club proposal concerns residents
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
at the convergence of the Black and Liesbeek Rivers also earmarked for mixed-use development. Plans are also afoot by SKA South Africa to build an office park and residences at the Astronomical Observatory. Turok, who is also part of the TRUP... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Country singer heading to Westonhave been released, as a temporary urban art gallery opened at the seafront ven
Country singer heading to Weston
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
have been released, as a temporary urban art gallery opened at the seafront venue on Saturday. Some big names from ska and folk music have been announced among the headline acts at the Live From The Lawn music festival in... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Family tickets to Time Raiders Adventure Golfhave been released, as a temporary urban art gallery opened at the seafront ven
Family tickets to Time Raiders Adventure Golf
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
have been released, as a temporary urban art gallery opened at the seafront venue on Saturday. Some big names from ska and folk music have been announced among the headline acts at the Live From The Lawn music festival in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The Go-Go's are bidding farewell to touringknows?" I took a risk. It was absolutely the right decision. It worked out but
The Go-Go's are bidding farewell to touring
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
knows?" I took a risk. It was absolutely the right decision. It worked out but it was very hard. We had no money. When (the ska band) Madness was on stage, we would eat their leftovers. But that tour showed us that we were tough and really wanted... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Winter cruises: For those about to rockCity-Cozumel-Freeport, March 4-11 on the Celebrity Summit. SoulTrainCruise.com
Winter cruises: For those about to rock
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
City-Cozumel-Freeport, March 4-11 on the Celebrity Summit. SoulTrainCruise.com Salty Dog Cruise: Party punk and ska beats will be the draw for this outing hosted by Flogging Molly. Also on the ship will be NOFX, the Skatalites, the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Winter cruises: For those about to rockCity-Cozumel-Freeport, March 4-11 on the Celebrity Summit. SoulTrainCruise.com
Winter cruises: For those about to rock
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
City-Cozumel-Freeport, March 4-11 on the Celebrity Summit. SoulTrainCruise.com Salty Dog Cruise: Party punk and ska beats will be the draw for this outing hosted by Flogging Molly. Also on the ship will be NOFX, the Skatalites, the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Stockport's up and coming musicians to be showcased at this year's Old Town Fringe Festivalwill be live music in Remedy Bar and Hoakes will be playing at The Arden Arms w
Stockport's up and coming musicians to be showcased at this year's Old Town Fringe Festival
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
will be live music in Remedy Bar and Hoakes will be playing at The Arden Arms while Seven Miles Out have sets from upbeat ska funksters Mama Goose and French three-piece Jela who have adopted Stockport as their home from home. Sunday is the main... Read more
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Surfers Village
Médoc Océan Lacanau Pro waits one day to launchMédoc Océan, the ALPC Region, the Lacanau Surf Club, the French Surfing Federat
Médoc Océan Lacanau Pro waits one day to launch
Surfers Village / Posted 8 days ago
Médoc Océan, the ALPC Region, the Lacanau Surf Club, the French Surfing Federation, Unbottle Yourself, Soöruz, Reggae Sun Ska, NRJ, Renault,TheRiderPost.com, Skoll, Smurfit Kappa, MX Evenement, U and MagicSeaweed among others. UPCOMING MÉDOC... Read more
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Londonist
A Map Of The London Zodiacthis new London Zodiac maps a different night-time itinerary. Prepare to hunt b
A Map Of The London Zodiac
Londonist / Posted 8 days ago
this new London Zodiac maps a different night-time itinerary. Prepare to hunt bats, spot comets, drink a Monkey Gland, and skank till dawn.Telescope The highest point in central London, the top of Hampstead Heath, is one of the best places for... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Space Potato: Party like a mothercontrol. Did I mention the last band was 40oz. to Freedom, a Sublime cover ban
Space Potato: Party like a mother
Colorado Daily / Posted 9 days ago
control. Did I mention the last band was 40oz. to Freedom, a Sublime cover band? For anyone who isn't familiar, this was a ska group that wrote a song about looting stores and setting fires during the rioting of "April 29, 1992." And now here... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.comHenri Delaunay Cup was unveiled in front of the stadium in Rostov-on-Don. • Po
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 9 days ago
Henri Delaunay Cup was unveiled in front of the stadium in Rostov-on-Don. • Ponedelnik also played for another local club, SKA Rostov-on-Don. They were more popular in Soviet times than they are now, and won the USSR Cup in 1981. When both teams... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Revellers party hard at Jack Up The 80sa host of acts, including Leo Sayer, Paul Young, 5 Star, Phil Fearon’s group, G
Revellers party hard at Jack Up The 80s
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 9 days ago
a host of acts, including Leo Sayer, Paul Young, 5 Star, Phil Fearon’s group, Galaxy, Johnny Hates Jazz, Brother Beyond and ska legends Bad Manners. There was plenty of pogoing when The Jam tribute band, From the Jam, which featured lively original... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Boomtown fire: Blaze was 'metres' away from setting campsite alightand plazas on a non-stop weekend journey of discovery. "Every kind of musical
Boomtown fire: Blaze was 'metres' away from setting campsite alight
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
and plazas on a non-stop weekend journey of discovery. "Every kind of musical genre is celebrated at BoomTown, from ska, folk, gypsy, reggae, world, punk, pirate and disco to electro-swing, jazz, blue-grass, bass, jungle and techno, all... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Missing Newham boy Charlie Dunn, 14, is ‘high-risk’boy from Newham has gone missing and could be “anywhere in the UK”, Metropolita
Missing Newham boy Charlie Dunn, 14, is ‘high-risk’
Newham Recorder / Posted 10 days ago
boy from Newham has gone missing and could be “anywhere in the UK”, Metropolitan Police have said. Whether it’s soul, ska or bhangra that gets you up on your feet and singing along, there’s something for everyone at Under The Stars. A... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Musicians head to East Ham for Under the Stars Junior Marvin (picture: Julie Collins) Whether it’s soul, ska or bhangra tha
Musicians head to East Ham for Under the Stars
Newham Recorder / Posted 10 days ago
Junior Marvin (picture: Julie Collins) Whether it’s soul, ska or bhangra that gets you up on your feet and singing along, there’s something for everyone at Under The Stars. The free four-day musical... Read more
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Orange County Register
The B-52's get the closing-weekend party started at Pacific Amphitheatrechicken and crocodile characters, plus multiple inflatables tossed out by roadi
The B-52's get the closing-weekend party started at Pacific Amphitheatre
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
chicken and crocodile characters, plus multiple inflatables tossed out by roadies dressed as technicians. The pop punk/ska band – widely known for its Daytime Emmy-winning children’s series “The Aquabats! Super Show!” – performed humorous songs... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Punk performances as bands unite for O2 Academy showKibert). Some of the best live bands on the punk scene are uniting for a perfo
Punk performances as bands unite for O2 Academy show
Weston Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
Kibert). Some of the best live bands on the punk scene are uniting for a performance at Bristol’s O2 Academy. Florida ska-punk band Less Than Jake will headline the inaugural Fireball – Fuelling The Fire tour, which will start in Bristol. It... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Listen to Ozomatli's Spanish-language tribute to CCR, and two live albums to put on your playlistfounder John Fogerty’s menacing, lyrical portent is a great match for the buoya
Listen to Ozomatli's Spanish-language tribute to CCR, and two live albums to put on your playlist
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
founder John Fogerty’s menacing, lyrical portent is a great match for the buoyant Ozomatli. It’s driven by a speedy ska beat to open, one that maneuvers through measures with both joy and intent. DJDS, “Live in Tijuana” (Body High). Those... Read more
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The Local
Swedish footballer left in tears by national anthem debatethe tearful footballer told newspaper Expressen. Astrit Ajdarevic ögon tårades
Swedish footballer left in tears by national anthem debate
The Local / Posted 11 days ago
the tearful footballer told newspaper Expressen. Astrit Ajdarevic ögon tårades när han fick frågan om Janne Anderssons önskan att alla ska sjunga nationalsången. pic.twitter.com/rArbfRf85y The Örebro midfielder was born in Kosovo, but moved to... Read more
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