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The English Beat, Rude City Riot

Fri. October 2nd 2009 9:30pm - 1am doors at 8:00pm The Commodore Ballroom (No Minors) 9:30pm - 1am doors at 8:00pm
Tickets at: All Ticketmaster Locations, Zulu Records, Red Cat Records
Presented by: Live Nation
General Onsale: Jul 03 2009 05:00PM

Live Nation Presale: Jul 02 2009 05:00PM - Jul 03 2009 05:00AM

The English Beat (Ska/Reggae/Soul/Pop)

The English Beat formed in Birmingham, England in April 1979. Led by founding member, lead vocalist and songwriter, Dave Wakeling, the sparkling live show includes the band’s best-known originals, among them “Mirror in the Bathroom,” “Save It for Later,” “Stand Down Margaret” and “I Confess,” and their inspirational covers of ... more info

Rude City Riot (Power-Ska)

Review of RCR debut LP on Stomp Records "Nuthin But Time". “Ska tends to be typecast, modeled to a great extent on the early 80s Two Tone look and sound from England, which makes Rude City Riot different. Sure, the horn arrangements and rhythms that are ska trademarks are here, but the album starts with a rock and roll urgency that suggests Ru... more info
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