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  Topic: New album.......hmmm?
kennybacon

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:15 pm   Subject: New album.......hmmm?
There is a simple way of getting round any possible copyright issue on the band name, take Dave Wakelings album, very clear on the front and top of the album cover is the name 'The Beat' and discretel ...
  Topic: New album.......hmmm?
kennybacon

Replies: 37
Views: 3306

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Mon Sep 10, 2018 10:34 pm   Subject: New album.......hmmm?
Individuals can be replaced to a degree (although I wish they didn't have to be) Jerry on keyboards, Brad on drums, Roddy on guitar, but I think Nev is irreplaceable for his toasting - and the current ...
  Topic: New album.......hmmm?
kennybacon

Replies: 37
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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Mon Sep 10, 2018 2:57 pm   Subject: New album.......hmmm?
Individuals can be replaced to a degree (although I wish they didn't have to be) Jerry on keyboards, Brad on drums, Roddy on guitar, but I think Nev is irreplaceable for his toasting - and the current ...
  Topic: Neville Staple / 'devastated' by grandson's death
kennybacon

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PostForum: Neville Staple   Posted: Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:59 am   Subject: Neville Staple / 'devastated' by grandson's death
Sorry for your families loss Neville, another senseless knife death.
  Topic: New Specialized Compilation
kennybacon

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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:51 pm   Subject: New Specialized Compilation
Pre Order for this years Specialized compilation is now open

http://www.specializedproject.co.uk/latestnews/boss-a-tribute-to-original-sounds-is-now-available-for-pre-order/
  Topic: New album.......hmmm?
kennybacon

Replies: 37
Views: 3306

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:44 pm   Subject: New album.......hmmm?
How about a 'Pledge' campaign to accompany it Trojan - you in? Very Happy
  Topic: Bad Manners Box set
kennybacon

Replies: 13
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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:41 pm   Subject: Bad Manners Box set
Having just played Mental Notes for the first time ever, I am going to draw my 'severe loss of quality in albums released' mark after Forging Ahead.

Still I suppose I have gained a handful of new ...
  Topic: New album.......hmmm?
kennybacon

Replies: 37
Views: 3306

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:19 pm   Subject: New album.......hmmm?
I quite like Guilty Til Proven Innocent, and would be happy if this new album reached that standard.
Will be interesting to see what they come up with and what genre/ style it takes.

Probably bett ...
  Topic: Horace, Terry and Lynval are In The Studio making a new LP
kennybacon

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PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2018 6:47 am   Subject: Horace, Terry and Lynval are In The Studio making a new LP
Just checking calendar - no its not April 1st

Wow Very Happy
  Topic: Bad Manners Box set
kennybacon

Replies: 13
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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Thu Aug 30, 2018 7:16 pm   Subject: Bad Manners Box set
Got mine today and noticed a few things...

The 7" USA remix of 'That'll Do Nicely' on Mental Notes is the same version as track 20 on Forging Ahead.
Pleased that the Elizabethan Reggae version on ...
  Topic: SUGGS film
kennybacon

Replies: 11
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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Tue Aug 14, 2018 3:46 pm   Subject: SUGGS film
Definitely get a copy if you can. Cool

I will be for sure, I probably won't get it through pledge though as it is likely to be cheaper elsewhere on general release
  Topic: SUGGS film
kennybacon

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PostForum: Jerry Dammers   Posted: Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:29 am   Subject: SUGGS film
The delayed release of the DVD has now been re scheduled for November, on the Pledge site (cue groans) Suggs has now offered further items for purchase. Included in the items are some signed lyrics (S ...
  Topic: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
kennybacon

Replies: 157
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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Aug 03, 2018 5:02 pm   Subject: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
I have tried, Kenny. But they have worn me down. I asked for a breakdown and pointed out I was being charged extra. The response was to (a) simply repeat themselves (b) say they had spoken to the camp ...
  Topic: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
kennybacon

Replies: 157
Views: 63190

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:50 pm   Subject: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
I am having difficulty grasping that fact that people were willing to fork out these sums of money in the first place. What on earth made you do so, especially since nothing at that stage was actuall ...
  Topic: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
kennybacon

Replies: 157
Views: 63190

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Aug 03, 2018 7:04 am   Subject: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
The nightmare continues. The bundle was $121 - but apparently the lyrics only accounted for $45. So the CD and T shirt together cost $76 allegedly. Therefore the bundle was a much more expensive optio ...
  Topic: Bad Manners Box set
kennybacon

Replies: 13
Views: 1398

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Fri Jul 27, 2018 6:25 am   Subject: Bad Manners Box set
Ordered, I haven't got Mental Notes so ordered pretty much just to get that.
I bought the deluxe editions a few years ago, so the other CDs don't hold anything I haven't already got with the exceptio ...
  Topic: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
kennybacon

Replies: 157
Views: 63190

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:28 am   Subject: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
On the plus side Harry, because the £ has fallen a fair bit against the $ since 2014, when you receive your refund (however much that is depending on what the lyrics element is valued at in your bundl ...
  Topic: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
kennybacon

Replies: 157
Views: 63190

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:45 pm   Subject: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
How much were they Harry?

He says in one response that he did a few and they looked rubbish and his hand hurt so he decided he couldn't do 100s of them.

Now I know my hand hurts from writing aft ...
  Topic: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
kennybacon

Replies: 157
Views: 63190

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 3:36 pm   Subject: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
Bad News Harry, if you did not know already - he's now refunding everyone for signed lyrics as he does not think his handwriting is good enough, I kid you not - see the latest update on the pledge sit ...
  Topic: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
kennybacon

Replies: 157
Views: 63190

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Jul 02, 2018 3:27 pm   Subject: The English Beat Starring Dave Wakeling / New Album
Has everyone received their goods? I am still waiting on the signed album artwork
 
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