Music, Reggae

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UB40

Reggae journeymen still slogging round the touring circuit, but now without frontman Ali Campbell.

Assembly Hall, Worthing

Fri 7 Nov

£32.50 / 01903 206206

Thu 13 Nov

£32.50 / 01903 206206

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 12 Nov

£32.50 / 01892 530613

  • 19:00 UB40 Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

The Assembly, Leamington Spa

Wed 26 Nov

£28.50 / 0845 888 7581

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Black Slate

The veteran reggae outfit return with new material, plus an afterparty hosted by Discordia.

The Flyover, London W10

Mon 24 Nov

£10 / 07956 406913

Bringing Back The Memories

Reggae, soul, funky house, dancehall, rare groove, roots and revival night with DJ Love Sensation.

Masters Winebar, London HA3

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 020 8909 9564

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 8909 9564

Wed 19 Nov

Free / 020 8909 9564

…and 18 more dates until 25 Mar 2015

Julia Titus

The singer-songwriter performs her lovers rock originals. With support from The Original Rabbit Foot Spasm Band.

South Street Arts Centre, Reading

Sat 17 Jan 2015

£12–£15 / 0118 960 6060

Machiavelli Blues Single Launch

Ladbroke Grove punk roots rockers, Smiley & The Underclass, are launching their brand new single with a homegrown night at their local shebeen. With Nick Manasseh and Tighten Up Crew, the punky reggae party is alive and kicking.

Mau Mau Bar, London W11

Fri 14 Nov

£5

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The Ruts DC

A spin-off of the original Ruts, carrying on the tradition of reggae-influenced punk.

The Assembly, Leamington Spa

Fri 21 Nov

£13.50 / 0845 888 7581

Audio, Glasgow

Sat 15 Nov

£16.50

With Hateful.

Buskers, Dundee

Fri 14 Nov

£16.20 / 01382 226451

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The Southern Shakedown

Winter scooter rally featuring live mod, soul, ska and reggae sounds from The Vespbrettas, The 2 Tones, The Dying Breed and Dexys Bootleg Runners plus a silent disco.

Coghurst Hall Holiday Park, Hastings

Fri 7 Nov

Times vary / £10–£20 / 0843 178 7070

The Specials

Return of the legendary Two Tone innovators, sans Jerry Dammers. Thirty years on from their classic single 'Ghost Town', there is even a Conservative government back in power to make us all feel at home.

Barrowland, Glasgow

Thu 6 Nov

£40–£43.20 / 0141 552 4601

Fri 7 Nov

£40–£43.20 / 0141 552 4601

Brighton Dome

Mon 17 Nov

£43.20 / 01273 709709

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Thu 13 Nov

£10 / 0844 847 2514

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The Wailers

Bob Marley's original backing band, led by Aston 'Familyman' Barrett, perform Legend in its entirety. Together with Bob Marley, the Wailers have sold over 250 million albums worldwide. As well as performing with Jamaica's best loved singer the band have played with Sting, Stevie Wonder, the Fugees and Carlos Santana as…

IndigO2, London SE10

Mon 10 Nov

£25–£35 / 0871 220 0260

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Mon 3 Nov

£19.50 / 0141 332 2232

O2 Academy Birmingham

Sat 8 Nov

£19.50 / 0121 622 8250

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By The Rivers

Self-penned reggae tunes with positive messages from the Leicester-based six-piece.

The Boileroom, Guildford

Fri 19 Dec

£7 adv / 01483 440022

Brooklyn Bowl, London SE10

Thu 11 Dec

£10 / 020 7412 8778

East Village Arts Club, Liverpool

Thu 11 Dec

£8.25 / 0151 559 3773

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Dumplins 11: Erin Bardwell Collective, Skabretta, Belfast Eric, 1Dropper

Ska and reggae music from the Erin Bardwell Collective and Skabretta.

Fiddler's Elbow, London NW5

Sat 1 Nov

£8 / 020 7485 3269

Jerimiah Marques And The Blues Aces

Blues and reggae from the singer and his group.

Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar, London W1B

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 020 7287 0514

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 020 7287 0514

Ali, Astro & Mickey

The three founding members, Ali Campbell, Mickey and Astro of the British reggae band UB40 perform their hits such as Red, Red Wine and Kingston Town alongside new recordings. With Radio Riddler.

O2 Academy Birmingham

Fri 19 Dec

Phone for availability / 0121 622 8250

Aswad

Veteran reggae outfit.

Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Sat 7 Mar 2015

£24.75 / 0113 275 2411

The Globe, Cardiff

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£22.50 / 07590 471888

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sat 6 Dec

£20 / 0844 847 2514

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Axis Reggae

The band plays reggae.

Bar 1:22, Huddersfield

Sat 8 Nov

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

Sun 9 Nov

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

Sat 13 Dec

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

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Babilondon

With its strong culture of sun, sea and surf, front man Zack's home country of Portugal shares a surprising love for reggae, inspiring Babilondon's totally unique and refreshing party sound.

The Elgin, London W11

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 0207 229 5663

Bad Manners

Buster Bloodvessel and co persist with the comedy ska.

53 Degrees, Preston

Sat 13 Dec

£19.25 / 01772 893000

The Assembly, Leamington Spa

Sat 6 Dec

£16.50 / 0845 888 7581

Fri 19 Dec

£16.50 / 0845 888 7581

The Brickyard, Carlisle

Sun 28 Dec

£19.04 / 01228 512220

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Badger Badger, Age Of Glass, Loose Cannons

Best of the Festivals Reunion Party!! LIVE MUSIC + BANDS + DJs!

Hootananny, London SW2

Fri 14 Nov

£3 / 020 7737 7273

Blessed Souls UK Showcase

Diverse musical showcase featuring soul, jazz, gospel, R&B and spoken word artists.

Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes, London WC1H

Sun 23 Nov

£10–£12 in advance; £15 on the door / 07584 015416

Headliner Jaz Ellington

Blessing Magore

The Zimbabwean singer-songwriter who is now based in Nottingham performs his Afrobeat, funk and reggae-based material.

Nottingham Playhouse

Fri 31 Oct

Neville Studio

£9 (£7) / 0115 941 9419

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BP Loud Tate: Code: Shakka

Guest performance from soulful singer-songwriter and producer Shakka, in response to Turner Prize 2014 nominated artist Ciara Phillips against the backdrop of historic work in the Tate Collection.

Tate Britain, London SW1P

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 7887 8888

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Wed 12 Nov

£14 / 0844 847 2514

Dreadzone

Dubby dance beats from Dreadzone who charted in the mid-90s with 'Little Britain' but have been making compelling reggae-rooted soundscapes ever since.

Band on the Wall, Manchester

Fri 19 Dec

£15 adv; £13 early bird / 01618 341786

  • 20:30 – 23:00 Dreadzone Band on the Wall, Manchester

Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Sat 29 Nov

£16.50 / 0113 275 2411

Electric Palace Bridport

Fri 21 Nov

£17; £15 adv / 01308 428 354

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The Drop

The London-based, nine-piece group performs roots reggae.

Sub89, Reading

Fri 21 Nov

£8 / 0118 959 5395

  • 19:00 – 22:00 The Drop Sub89, Reading

The Dualers

Bromley-based singer Tyber Cranstoun leads his eight-piece band as it plays lively ska and reggae.

IndigO2, London SE10

Sat 22 Nov

£18.25–£29.50 / 0871 220 0260

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