Visit CDNOW for The Specials Discography The Specials' On-line Community

Search found 1383 matches
TheSpecials2.com Forum Index
Author Message
  Topic: UK lockdown, OR: '(M)ask The Family'
Imani

Replies: 58
Views: 24920

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Thu Nov 25, 2021 6:49 pm   Subject: UK lockdown, OR: '(M)ask The Family'
Legal bid to close cinema which refused to check Covid passes postponed by judge

By Jason Evans Court and crime reporter, Wales Online
11:06, 25 NOV 2021 - UPDATED 11:45, 25 NOV 2021

Swansea's ...
  Topic: Best bass players
Imani

Replies: 8
Views: 448

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:57 pm   Subject: Best bass players
Leroy Sibbles and Jackie Jackson - very important players in the development of Jamaican music.

Leroy Sibbles:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-CI1ObqFKs4

Jackie Jackson:
https://www.youtube.c ...
  Topic: Best bass players
Imani

Replies: 8
Views: 448

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Nov 25, 2021 9:16 am   Subject: Best bass players
I prefer 'favourite' to 'best', personally; someone who's great playing in one style or styles might not be if put into another context.

Aston Barrett
Robbie Shakespeare
James Jamerson
Paul Cha ...
  Topic: UK lockdown, OR: '(M)ask The Family'
Imani

Replies: 58
Views: 24920

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Tue Nov 16, 2021 5:50 pm   Subject: UK lockdown, OR: '(M)ask The Family'
Pleased today to see this post on FB from Cinema & Co, a Wales-based independent cinema:

"Dear Customers. As an independent business, we will NOT be implementing the nonsensical & unnecessa ...
  Topic: UK lockdown, OR: '(M)ask The Family'
Imani

Replies: 58
Views: 24920

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Fri Oct 22, 2021 1:00 pm   Subject: UK lockdown, OR: '(M)ask The Family'
Solicitor explains defence which got Bradford Covid protest case dropped

by David Jagger, 16 Oct 2021, Telegraph& Argus

A BRADFORD solicitor has called his recent case which was dropped by t ...
  Topic: New music
Imani

Replies: 15
Views: 10484

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Oct 20, 2021 4:21 pm   Subject: New music
My version of Duke Ellington's 'Solitude'.

https://soundcloud.com/user-132407962/solitude
  Topic: New music
Imani

Replies: 15
Views: 10484

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Oct 13, 2021 5:35 am   Subject: New music
'Skin, Flesh & Bones (Vibe-Ra-Phone dub)'

https://youtu.be/kxBQe4QsA3g

A write-up on my work, and a nice overview of Bradford's music scene, written by Alice Kovalsky:

https://alicekovals ...
  Topic: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
Imani

Replies: 10
Views: 1384

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Oct 09, 2021 7:04 am   Subject: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
It was good as an introduction to it all - but Rico wasn't mentioned at all, nor Dick. A mistake on the part of the programme makers.

Fair point. Lynval wasn't mentioned much either. Maybe they cou ...
  Topic: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
Imani

Replies: 10
Views: 1384

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Oct 09, 2021 5:42 am   Subject: Jerry, Nev, Neol, Pauline new 2-Tone doc
It was good as an introduction to it all - but Rico wasn't mentioned at all, nor Dick. A mistake on the part of the programme makers.
  Topic: New music
Imani

Replies: 15
Views: 10484

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Oct 04, 2021 11:13 am   Subject: New music
Robots' Reprisal (aka Robots' Rebellion dub)

https://youtu.be/ygbJolQSmdw

Original of The Robots' Rebellion:

https://youtu.be/UZVj90d6MvE
  Topic: UK lockdown, OR: '(M)ask The Family'
Imani

Replies: 58
Views: 24920

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sun Sep 12, 2021 4:21 pm   Subject: UK lockdown, OR: '(M)ask The Family'
UK Secretary of State and Health Sajid Javid MP has said he wants to remove the PCR test requirement when returning from some foreign countries "as soon as I possibly can" - as he confirmed plans for ...
  Topic: Joe Jackson - 2020 blog, and other material
Imani

Replies: 1
Views: 1002

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Sep 02, 2021 5:52 am   Subject: Joe Jackson - 2020 blog, and other material
Pt.2: WHAT I'M LISTENING TO

Since I like to write, quite a few people have suggested I write a blog. But I’m not especially interested in writing about myself. I did enough of that in my bo ...
  Topic: Joe Jackson - 2020 blog, and other material
Imani

Replies: 1
Views: 1002

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Sep 02, 2021 5:51 am   Subject: Joe Jackson - 2020 blog, and other material
October 2020 - BEGGARS AND MINSTRELS Pt.1

A few weeks ago I visited the Museum of German History in Berlin, which is much more interesting than it sounds. Amongst all kinds of weird and wonderful s ...
  Topic: New music
Imani

Replies: 15
Views: 10484

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Aug 27, 2021 2:36 pm   Subject: New music
Two songs performed at a gig in Bradford earlier this month.

'As If By Magic'
https://youtu.be/FuRnS41Zuq8

Trillie's Bounce:
https://youtu.be/Z0wp0tc4Wnk
  Topic: new Protest Songs album press release
Imani

Replies: 11
Views: 2207

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2021 12:04 pm   Subject: new Protest Songs album press release
Really, it's more cerebral, sit down and listen than dance material. Not that I'd expect them to just knock out formulaic stuff that sounds like their debut album either.
  Topic: new Protest Songs album press release
Imani

Replies: 11
Views: 2207

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Tue Aug 24, 2021 5:19 am   Subject: new Protest Songs album press release
Everybody Knows is the better one of the two.
  Topic: What Songs Cheer You Up?
Imani

Replies: 46
Views: 16694

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Aug 20, 2021 11:58 am   Subject: What Songs Cheer You Up?
The Rudies - Brixton Rocket, aka Solitary Man by Neil Diamond

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pzYs_fTXwmg
  Topic: What Songs Cheer You Up?
Imani

Replies: 46
Views: 16694

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Aug 20, 2021 9:47 am   Subject: What Songs Cheer You Up?
The Specials - Too Much Too Young (Piano Instrumental).
Just brill.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3q-yPXn8pLo
  Topic: New interview with Neol of THE SELECTER
Imani

Replies: 19
Views: 30209

PostForum: You Do The Interview   Posted: Thu Aug 19, 2021 8:21 am   Subject: New interview with Neol of THE SELECTER
Enjoyed the podcast a great deal. It covers pretty much everything Neol's done, and nice to hear that early Cool Blue Lady. Only quibble is, the presenter didn't always give him the space to respond, ...
  Topic: New interview with Neol of THE SELECTER
Imani

Replies: 19
Views: 30209

PostForum: You Do The Interview   Posted: Wed Aug 18, 2021 4:02 pm   Subject: New interview with Neol of THE SELECTER
Cheers, I look forward to listening to the Neol interview.
 
All times are GMT
  Goto page 1, 2, 3 ... 68, 69, 70  Next
Jump to:  


Community powered by phpBB © 2001, 2002 phpBB Group :: Theme & Graphics by Daz