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  Topic: Dublin for me one day....
Peter

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Jul 06, 2012 4:53 pm   Subject: Dublin for me one day....
Correction: residency was for a few weeks, not years Wink
  Topic: Dublin for me one day....
Peter

Replies: 22
Views: 8611

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Jul 06, 2012 4:51 pm   Subject: Dublin for me one day....
I remember reading that in 1980 The Blades and U2 did a residency in the Baggot Inn for a few years and by the end of it The Blades where tipped for stardom. Mad how things worked out.
  Topic: 2 Tone Central Coventry
Peter

Replies: 5
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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sat Nov 05, 2011 12:10 am   Subject: 2 Tone Central Coventry
Sorted, thanks for your help all Wink
  Topic: 2 Tone Central Coventry
Peter

Replies: 5
Views: 1885

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Fri Nov 04, 2011 6:41 pm   Subject: 2 Tone Central Coventry
Thanks Paul, so if I head up to the uni there is a shop and cafe, so at least it'll be worth heading up that way, only 10/15 mins from the train station so that's good. Thanks again Smile
  Topic: 2 Tone Central Coventry
Peter

Replies: 5
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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Fri Nov 04, 2011 6:21 pm   Subject: 2 Tone Central Coventry
Hi all,

I'm flying into Birmingham in December and want to try visit the 2
Tone Central and trail since I'll be so close to Coventry.
I know the Central is been moved from the Uni to somewhere in ...
  Topic: More Specials songs on tour
Peter

Replies: 37
Views: 22181

PostForum: 30th & beyond Anniversary Tour Chat   Posted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 8:57 am   Subject: More Specials songs on tour
I would also love to hear the horn section on Gangsters, it still sounds so fresh when I play it from the bands original gigs first time round.

Maybe there was some agreement on it to ensure the ba ...
  Topic: More Specials songs on tour
Peter

Replies: 37
Views: 22181

PostForum: 30th & beyond Anniversary Tour Chat   Posted: Wed Sep 28, 2011 2:04 pm   Subject: More Specials songs on tour
Just to add about the Munich gig, Terry was visible not well as he kept drinking water and spitting it out beside the drumkit (no reflection on Brad's drumming) and at one time I thought he was going ...
  Topic: More Specials songs on tour
Peter

Replies: 37
Views: 22181

PostForum: 30th & beyond Anniversary Tour Chat   Posted: Sun Sep 25, 2011 11:16 pm   Subject: More Specials songs on tour
It sounded like Neville doing Rhoda alright lol but I'm sure Roddy and Lynval will join in to get the crowd going. Sock it to them JB sounded incredible, even the staff in the car park/garden area of ...
  Topic: More Specials songs on tour
Peter

Replies: 37
Views: 22181

PostForum: 30th & beyond Anniversary Tour Chat   Posted: Sun Sep 25, 2011 5:08 pm   Subject: More Specials songs on tour
Hey, I've just recently returned from the excellent Munich gig.
I decided to drop out to the venue early to catch the band on the way in.
When they were doing the soundcheck they played "Pearl's Caf ...
  Topic: A PERSONAL REQUEST FOR THE SPECIALS
Peter

Replies: 35
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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed Aug 17, 2011 6:13 pm   Subject: A PERSONAL REQUEST FOR THE SPECIALS
yeah i second that.. Even just playing it on the mp3 player makes the hairs on my neck stand up!!
  Topic: Jerry in the Button Factory - Dublin - 28/07/11 (DJ Set)
Peter

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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Thu Jul 21, 2011 6:38 pm   Subject: Jerry in the Button Factory - Dublin - 28/07/11 (DJ Set)
Brilliant news, I'm back from London that day so straight into town for "The General" Smile
  Topic: Article on The Specials on the BBC Website
Peter

Replies: 3
Views: 2161

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2011 10:35 am   Subject: Article on The Specials on the BBC Website
Steel away Marigold, spread the love lol Smile
  Topic: Article on The Specials on the BBC Website
Peter

Replies: 3
Views: 2161

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Jun 18, 2011 11:44 pm   Subject: Article on The Specials on the BBC Website
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-13780074
  Topic: Munich gig Sept 2011 anyone suggest a hotel??????
Peter

Replies: 2
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PostForum: 30th & beyond Anniversary Tour Chat   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2011 7:42 pm   Subject: Munich gig Sept 2011 anyone suggest a hotel??????
Hey

Can anyone suggest a hotel at all for the gig in Munich in
September? Anything I've seen on the web is either sold out
or e500+ for two nights. I'm sure I can blame the Oktoberfest
for that ...
  Topic: get well soon lee thompson
Peter

Replies: 19
Views: 8038

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sun Dec 05, 2010 3:35 pm   Subject: get well soon lee thompson
Get well soon Lee

Met him in Dublin a few years ago and had a great chat with him about
vinyl records Wink
  Topic: info on links for euro tour germany gigs please
Peter

Replies: 7
Views: 3896

PostForum: 30th & beyond Anniversary Tour Chat   Posted: Fri Dec 03, 2010 6:39 pm   Subject: info on links for euro tour germany gigs please
Got my Munich ones as well. Oktoberfest is on the same time as the gig. Enjoy yourself Smile
 
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