The English Beat is still ranking full stop after all these years
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The English Beat is still ranking full stop after all these years

“Iconic” is a term that can get bandied about willy-nilly, especially when it comes to artists of the various genres of popular music.  When it comes to the 1980’s 2-Tone ska movement, however, it is a word that justifiably applies to Dave Wakeling, leader of The English Beat. Together with Madness and The Specials, The … Continue reading