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  Topic: Freedom Sounds Festival Cologne - Full line-up announced
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Tue Feb 10, 2015 11:29 am   Subject: Freedom Sounds Festival Cologne - Full line-up announced
Brace yourself for a weekend of the finest in Ska, Reggae and a bit of Northern Soul:
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  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 20
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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Sun Mar 16, 2014 7:18 pm   Subject: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
Some practical help:
Here's a list of Cologne hostels starting from 22 € per person/night for the festival weekend:
http://www.hostelbookers.com/hostels/germany/cologne/

Fly in to Koeln or Dussel ...
  Topic: Legends of Ska at Freedom Sounds Festival!
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Tue Mar 11, 2014 10:19 am   Subject: Legends of Ska at Freedom Sounds Festival!
You can now reserve tickets for these film screenings:

Wed. 23rd April 9.30 pm ROCKSTEADY. THE ROOTS OF REGGAE
Sat. 26th April 9.30 pm THE HARDER THEY COME
Wed, 30th April 9.30 pm LEGENDS OF SK ...
  Topic: Legends of Ska at Freedom Sounds Festival!
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Wed Mar 05, 2014 5:04 pm   Subject: Legends of Ska at Freedom Sounds Festival!
We'll stage the German premiere of the LEGENDS Of SKA film at this years Freedom Sounds Festival.

If you want to see the film, reserve your tickets here:
http://www.freedomsoundsfestival.de/karten ...
  Topic: Bim Skala Bim on tour in Europe again!
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Mon Feb 24, 2014 5:25 pm   Subject: Bim Skala Bim on tour in Europe again!
Legendary US Ska/Third Wave outfit Bim Skala Bim return with a new album.

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  Topic: The Trojan Story as told by Rob Bell
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 3:54 pm   Subject: The Trojan Story as told by Rob Bell
"The artists were just hired guns really."

"I’ll never, ever forget until my dying day the day that the tapes came through for The Harder They Come LP and playing them at the office in Music House, ...
  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Mon Feb 17, 2014 6:56 pm   Subject: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
There will be a special screening at the festival. The director, Brad Klein, will be present,

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Get your ...
  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 20
Views: 10969

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Tue Feb 11, 2014 5:07 pm   Subject: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
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Get your tickets now at: http://www.freedomsoundsfestival.de/karten/
  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 20
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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Tue Feb 04, 2014 6:19 pm   Subject: Win Win Win!
Win one of 5 surprise fan packages!
Each package contains a selection of CDs, T-shirts and other goodies donated by the bands performing at the festival. So far we have CDs from The Trojans, Maroon T ...
  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Sat Feb 01, 2014 10:37 am   Subject: New: THE TROJANS featuring VIN GORDON
The headliner for the Friday night will be...
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THE TROJANS
featuring Studio One-legend VIN GORDON ...
  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 20
Views: 10969

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2014 1:25 pm   Subject: New announcement!
Added to the Saturday: Italian trombonist and singer extraordinaire, MR. T-BONE!

MR. T-BONE meets TOMMY TORNADO and THE CLERKS in Cologne!

https://www.facebook.com/FreedomSoundsFestival
Tickets ...
  Topic: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Thu Jan 09, 2014 5:59 pm   Subject: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
I downloaded the Aggressors B.C album on the back of this result, I had not heard of them before I must admit and it is a fine album Very Happy

Good! That's the kind of effect the vote and indeed the whol ...
  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 20
Views: 10969

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Tue Jan 07, 2014 5:47 pm   Subject: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
Will there be a rubber shark?

Sure.

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  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 20
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PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Tue Jan 07, 2014 9:54 am   Subject: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
You can now order weekend tickets from the website directly (and without booking fees):
http://www.freedomsoundsfestival.de/karten/

Or, if you want to print your tickets at home, follow this link: ...
  Topic: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Jan 06, 2014 3:53 pm   Subject: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
Voting ends at 23:59 CET today, so get your votes in!
http://reggae-steady-ska.com/albums-2013-vote/
  Topic: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
peteonthebeat

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PostForum: General Music   Posted: Sat Jan 04, 2014 3:10 pm   Subject: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
Top 10 at the moment:

Aggressors B.C. - The Tone Of The Times (13%, 480 Votes)
Dave Hillyard - California (12%, 439 Votes)
Selecter, The - String Theory (11%, 399 Votes)
Lee Thompson Ska Orchest ...
  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 20
Views: 10969

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Fri Jan 03, 2014 11:59 pm   Subject: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
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  Topic: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 20
Views: 10969

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Thu Jan 02, 2014 1:44 pm   Subject: FREEDOM SOUNDS Festival 2014 -News!
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  Topic: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 10
Views: 4418

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 2:18 pm   Subject: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
After the first day of voting, the current chart is:

1. Agressors BC
2. The Selecter
3. Lee Thompson Ska Ortchestra
4. Toulouse Skanking Foundation
5. Specialized

1100 peoplehave voted alrea ...
  Topic: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
peteonthebeat

Replies: 10
Views: 4418

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Dec 31, 2013 10:44 am   Subject: VOTE for the best Ska/Early Reggae album 2013 - Last day!
The vote is on, over 90 titles on the list.
Please share, especially with people who are not on facebook, and vote:

http://reggae-steady-ska.com/albums-2013-vote/
 
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