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The English Beat at the Gramercy Theatre

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The English Beat Gramercy Theatre New York, NY April 29, 2015 Formed in Birmingham, England, the English Beat have been fusing pop, ska, punk, reggae, rock and soul since 1978. Its upbeat songs deal with peace, love, harmony and, of course, as any good English band worth its ...


The English Beat at The Stephen Talkhouse

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The English BeatThe Stephen TalkhouseAmagansett, New YorkJuly 9, 2010The English Beat, known simply as the Beat in England (a U.S. act's claim to the name caused the band to add “English" to the moniker here in the States), made three excellent, musically distinct and diverse albums in the very early '80s. ...


The English Beat Celebrates 30th Anniversary... For Crying out Loud!

The English Beat Celebrates 30th Anniversary... For Crying out Loud!

LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- The English Beat, formed in Birmingham, England in 1979, are celebrating their 30th anniversary with an action-packed 2009. Led by founding member, lead vocalist and songwriter Dave Wakeling, the band will be recording and touring extensively. The sparkling live show includes the band’s best-known originals, among them “Mirror in the Bathroom,” “Save ...


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