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  Topic: Jerry tonight in South London
Trojan

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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Fri May 24, 2019 12:22 pm   Subject: Jerry tonight in South London
I thought for a moment that the band were going to join in with Suggs on Too Much Too Young.
  Topic: Uncut's 2-Tone Archive / Classic Pop Jerry interview
Trojan

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed May 01, 2019 5:09 pm   Subject: Uncut's 2-Tone Archive / Classic Pop Jerry interview
I could have swore for minute there Harry you said it cost £9.

Shocked Shocked
  Topic: RSD 2019
Trojan

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:36 am   Subject: RSD 2019
l put in rsd 2019 into ebays search and thousands of releases came up at well inflated prices. People have just jumped on it to make money, its ruined what it was all about. Least Paul Weller saw it f ...
  Topic: RSD 2019
Trojan

Replies: 8
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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:44 am   Subject: RSD 2019
Anyone lucky enough to pick up a copy of the £14.99 Ten Commandments / You' re Wondering Now 7"

Jesus, is that what it was retailling for £14.99?

I saw quite a few eBay ghouls listing it withi ...
  Topic: Costello on 2-tone (Tom Watson buys rare single)
Trojan

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:26 am   Subject: Costello on 2-tone (Tom Watson buys rare single)
I didn't know he was a record collector.



I'm not so sure about his source of info Wink See "According to Costello's manager" link on his blog.

https://www.tom-watson.com/my_year_of_activity
  Topic: The crimes of Winston Churchill
Trojan

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:26 am   Subject: The crimes of Winston Churchill
Churchill also opposed votes for women and the formation of the NHS.
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
Trojan

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Mon Apr 15, 2019 4:55 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
Nope, still don't like it (The 10 Commandments) . Way too contrived and pompous.
  Topic: Leave E.U. or Remain in the E.U. How would you vote?
Trojan

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:21 pm   Subject: Leave E.U. or Remain in the E.U. How would you vote?
Farage is a particularly loathsome creature. He hates the EU so much he has said he will accept his MEP pension, which is a mere £73000 per year. His reason? 'Why should my family suffer?"

Worl ...
  Topic: Ranking Roger
Trojan

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 6:31 pm   Subject: Ranking Roger
Just terrible sad news.

As with everyone else who met Roger I found him a friendly and down to earth fella with plenty of time to chat. As he was probably the youngest of the 2-Tone Musicians it r ...
  Topic: Leave E.U. or Remain in the E.U. How would you vote?
Trojan

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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 11:10 am   Subject: Leave E.U. or Remain in the E.U. How would you vote?
Great article Fester, fair play for posting..... a harrowing line in it reads....“Judgment of God,” he continued, “sent the calamity to teach the Irish a lesson, that calamity must not be too much mit ...
  Topic: Ranking Roger
Trojan

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 10:11 am   Subject: Ranking Roger
Some great photos of Roger throughout the years:

https://www.theguardian.com/music/gallery/2019/mar/27/the-beat-ranking-roger-a-life-in-pictures
  Topic: Ranking Roger
Trojan

Replies: 23
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:19 am   Subject: Ranking Roger
Shocking news. He and Brad always looked so fit and healthly. It just goes to show how delicate your health can be.
  Topic: Nev's new version of Rudy (Put Away Your Knives)
Trojan

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PostForum: Neville Staple   Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:40 pm   Subject: Nev's new version of Rudy (Put Away Your Knives)
What the fuck is it with people carrying out random attacks on the homeless?
  Topic: Nev's new version of Rudy (Put Away Your Knives)
Trojan

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PostForum: Neville Staple   Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:59 pm   Subject: Nev's new version of Rudy (Put Away Your Knives)
I get the feeling he may be wasting his breath.

This is shocking.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-47617957/i-carry-a-saw-and-wear-a-stab-proof-vest
  Topic: Terry on Jackson 5, Ska, Touring, Encore, Trump
Trojan

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PostForum: Terry Hall   Posted: Sun Mar 17, 2019 8:31 pm   Subject: Terry on Jackson 5, Ska, Touring, Encore, Trump
At least we now know Brad's cause of death.

He died way too young.
  Topic: RSD 2019
Trojan

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2019 6:57 pm   Subject: RSD 2019
Good to see One Step Beyond being re-released. I would hate to go a year without another Madness re-issue...... Shocked
  Topic: NITE KLUB (live at 100 Club)
Trojan

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Feb 28, 2019 5:03 pm   Subject: NITE KLUB (live at 100 Club)
. The album also features some great bass playing by Horace and some great trombone from Tim Smart.


Yes but it doesn't feature any great songs.

There's some good, relevant lyrics but there's n ...
  Topic: NITE KLUB (live at 100 Club)
Trojan

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Feb 28, 2019 1:14 pm   Subject: NITE KLUB (live at 100 Club)
. The album also features some great bass playing by Horace and some great trombone from Tim Smart.


Yes but it doesn't feature any great songs.
  Topic: NITE KLUB (live at 100 Club)
Trojan

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:42 am   Subject: NITE KLUB (live at 100 Club)
A classic standout album track (yes, I know it was also released as a double A side single). Where's the equivalent on 'Encore'?
  Topic: Leave E.U. or Remain in the E.U. How would you vote?
Trojan

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Views: 2559

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Feb 27, 2019 10:42 am   Subject: Leave E.U. or Remain in the E.U. How would you vote?


I'm an optimist - I'm hoping we can rebuild our industry, our exports and increase the job market. I'm hoping we can end homelessness, get rid of food banks and stop kids going to school hungry. I ...
 
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