Archive for February 2011
Please note, due to a double booking The Dub Pistols and The Trojans have now changed the days they are playing on at The London Intl Ska Festival.
– The Dub Pistols will now be appearing on Day 2 of the festival (22 April) along with Dave & Ansell Collins, The Loafers, Hotknives and more.
– And Gaz Mayall’s Gaelic Ska champions will be appearing on Day 3 of the festival (23 April) along with The English Beat starring Dave Wakeling, Intensified, The Amphetameanies, DJ Lynval Golding (The Specials), DJ Wrongtom and more
If you have already bought tickets to see those bands on previous days and would like to change your tickets email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the ticket outlet you purchased your tickets from.
The London Intl Ska Festival YouTube channel has now been launched, featuring over 100 videos and interviews from the 37 bands and DJs performing at the festival. More videos, interviews and clips are being added daily so keep checking back. The London Intl Ska Festival YouTube channel
Last night Craig Charles featured The London Intl Ska Festival on his BBC6 Funk & Soul music show. The show included interviews with the legendary Marcia Griffiths and festival organiser Sean Flowerdew, 5 tracks from artists performing at the fest: Bob & Marcia/Marcia Griffiths, Ken Boothe and a new track from the forthcoming Maroon Town album. Plus songs from Millie Small, Janet Kay and Pama Intl.
You can listen again to the show for the next 6 days HERE
If you’d like to hear more ska & reggae on Craig’s show email him and let him know.