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The Specials
6 of the Best Ska Artists You Should Know About!

S-K-A. Ska, it’s not a dirty word! It’s a beloved, but too often downplayed Jamaican music style, the precursor to rocksteady and reggae, that’s had listeners’ hips shakin’ and arms flailin’ to its high energy sound since the late 50s/early 60s — even the late and great Bob Marley was doing the ska before he […]

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Emily Saex |
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The Specials with Little Hurricane at Fox Theater – Photos Review – March 20, 2013

Legendary ska band, The Specials headlined the Fox Theater on March 20, 2013 with San Diego band, Little Hurricane as the opener. The audience dressed in their best rude girl/rude boy attire and danced the night away. There was a sense of nostalgia among the older crowd and fresh young faces were scattered among them […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Win Tickets to the Specials at Fox Theater Pomona – March 20, 2013

Formed in the late and great 1970s, the Specials are bringing their English 2 Tone ska revival to Fox Theater Pomona on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. and Grimy Goods has tickets to give away courtesy of our friends at Goldenvoice! With their mod-style 1960s period rude boy outfits, the Specials music combines a “danceable ska and rocksteady beat with punk’s energy […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Win Tickets to the Specials at Club Nokia – March 18, 2013

Formed in the late and great 1970s, the Specials are bringing their English 2 Tone ska revival to Club Nokia on Monday, March 18 and Grimy Goods has tickets to give away courtesy of our friends at Goldenvoice! With their mod-style 1960s period rude boy outfits, the Specials music combines a “danceable ska and rocksteady beat with punk’s […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
The Special Tickets Fox Theater Pomona
Tickets: The Specials at Fox Theater Pomona and Club Nokia – March 2013

Formed in the late and great 1970s, the Specials are bringing their English 2 Tone ska revival to Club Nokia on Monday, March 18 and the Fox Theater Pomona on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. With their mod-style 1960s period rude boy outfits, the Specials music combines a “danceable ska and rocksteady beat with punk’s energy […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |