THE biggest Ska Festival Benidorm has seen is on Sunday November 13 from at the KM Dance Club.
Appearing alongside Ska icons Bad Manners and The Selecter will be One Step Behind, the
Organisers expect to attract Ska fans from the
Its location, the KM Dance Club, is one of Benidorm’s largest indoor venues with a capacity for 2,000.
Bad Manners is renowned as one of the
The Selecter formed in 1979 and were once described as “conspiring to make dancing the only way to walk”. They led the Ska revival movement, along with two-tone label mates, The Specials and Madness, mixing punk, Ska and reggae.
The female icon of the two-tone era Pauline Black and the stylishly charismatic Gaps ‘De Killa’ Hendrickson will be reunited.
One Step Behind are the
The Skarlatines formed in 1995 by Ruben Garrido ‘Dogo’ (Singer and guitarist) and with the help of his close friend Raul de la Cruz ‘Mute’ (Bassist), both Jamaican music fans and residents of a poor suburb of Mostoles (Madrid) , are considered at the outset as the original ska band of the world’s youngest since the average age of its components was 17 years.
They blend styles including jazz, Latin and of course rythm and blues, in ska style.
Book tickets for the Ska Fiesta from www.ticketmaster.es or call 665 418 885 or for more information email [email protected]
Tickets are €22 or €28 on the door.
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