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  Topic: Admin thanks to you for all of this : )
kennybacon

Replies: 11
Views: 401

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:41 pm   Subject: Admin thanks to you for all of this : )


Regarding the "other" site I did log on but it failed to hold my interest...is it still going? Cool

The "other" site????

http://thespecials2.com/community/viewtopic.php?t=24282&highlight= ...
  Topic: Dave Wakeling No Warning
kennybacon

Replies: 6
Views: 959

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Sun May 12, 2019 9:47 am   Subject: Dave Wakeling No Warning
I have got this album and Done Donalds review is spot on
  Topic: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
kennybacon

Replies: 161
Views: 83049

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu May 09, 2019 3:52 pm   Subject: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
I'm not sure what the future of crowd-funding will be, as today Pledge Music announced that it has gone into administration.

"The company will go into administration at some point this week or earl ...
  Topic: Ranking Roger
kennybacon

Replies: 23
Views: 5630

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:10 am   Subject: Ranking Roger
I am shocked and saddened to wake up to this news.

R.I.P Roger - a really sad loss
  Topic: RSD 2019
kennybacon

Replies: 8
Views: 2459

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:50 am   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

Fear not Trojan, I am sure the band also has plans for a 40th anniversary re ...
  Topic: Leave E.U. or Remain in the E.U. How would you vote?
kennybacon

Replies: 18
Views: 3229

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Tue Feb 26, 2019 7:46 am   Subject: Leave E.U. or Remain in the E.U. How would you vote?
Remain for me
  Topic: fao Dan
kennybacon

Replies: 8
Views: 3610

PostForum: Pearl's Café   Posted: Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:20 am   Subject: fao Dan
I don’t think he’s ever gonna tell us, Marigold.

Don't be too hasty in jumping to that conclusion
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:16 am   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
Well done to the band and all those involved in marketing the album for getting to No.1 Very Happy

Whether you like the album or not, it shows that The Specials brand name is still big enough to get peop ...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Tue Feb 05, 2019 4:53 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
Terry Hall Fanpage on Facebook has posted a link to recordstore.co.uk for signed copies of the CD, for those wanting to avoid paying silly money on ebay.

A good few places have sold out of copies ...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Tue Feb 05, 2019 4:51 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
'Encore' has entered the charts at Number 2. Well done Lynval, Terry and Horace!

It was wise to release it on the first of Feb. The other new albums released this week are Busted (new entry at numb ...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Feb 01, 2019 9:45 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
I have had a few listens now, and I think you have to ignore any preconceived ideas you may have of how The Specials should sound and judge the album on its merits.
I have to say I like it, its diffe ...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Jan 31, 2019 5:41 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
I just read a well written review of the new album in Vive Le Rock in which the writer gave it 8 out of 10. And, Classic Pop magazine went even further and gave the new album 5 out of 5!
Years ago I ...
  Topic: Ranking Roger
kennybacon

Replies: 23
Views: 5630

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Jan 30, 2019 4:56 pm   Subject: Ranking Roger
I wish him all the best with his recovery, The new albums not bad either, been listening to it since the weekend
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:54 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
I think I could of predicted a response like that from you Trojan Very Happy

You might just miss em when they are no more and there's nothing left to debate about...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:26 am   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
Do you think that the title 'Encore' is telling us that this is the end?

Tour on the back of the new album then call it a day maybe?
  Topic: The Specials / New Official website
kennybacon

Replies: 5
Views: 1721

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 11:02 am   Subject: The Specials / New Official website
Must of got dressed in the dark for this one.
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Dec 08, 2018 9:05 am   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
Found a track listing for the greatest hits live bonus CD:

1.Gangsters (Recorded live at Le Bataclan, Paris, 30th November 2014)
2. A Message To You, Rudy (Recorded live at Le Bataclan, Paris, 30t ...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
kennybacon

Replies: 97
Views: 23178

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:16 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
Found a track listing for the greatest hits live bonus CD:

1.Gangsters (Recorded live at Le Bataclan, Paris, 30th November 2014)
2. A Message To You, Rudy (Recorded live at Le Bataclan, Paris, 30t ...
  Topic: Specials new single on the radio
kennybacon

Replies: 23
Views: 8860

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:03 pm   Subject: Specials new single on the radio
It is better than I was expecting, but wouldn't consider it to be worthy of being a single, more of an album track.

If this was from a Specials album from back in the day - I would put it on 'In Th ...
  Topic: Terry & Blur
kennybacon

Replies: 12
Views: 3146

PostForum: Terry Hall   Posted: Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:15 pm   Subject: Terry & Blur
Another myth around Lucozade was the slogan 'Lucozade - Aids Recovery'.

I think they stopped using that in the mid eighties.

Imani - a link between Terry Hall, Blur and Lucozade - Pop (music)?
 
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