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2Tone, The Specials and a World in Flame: Wheels out of Gear [Paperback]

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Between 1979 and 1981, The Specials, Madness, The Beat and others revived Caribbean ska to enjoy a string of hit records against a backdrop of a Britain beset by unemployment, racial tension and rioting. Coming on the back of punk, 2Tone was remarkably successful, with The Specials notching up classic number-one singles "Too Much Too Young" and "Ghost Town," the latter sounding eerily prophetic amidst the riots then flaring in Brixton and Toxteth.

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Pages   256
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.06" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.79"
Weight:   0.84 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Apr 1, 2005
Publisher   Helter Skelter Publishing
ISBN  1900924846  
ISBN13  9781900924849  

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Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Dave Thompson isa rock journalist who has contributed to "Alternative Press, Mojo, Q, Record Collector, Rolling Stone, "and "Spin." He is the author of numerous music biographieson artists such as David Bowie, Cream, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and U2including the bestselling Kurt Cobain biography, "Never Fade Away.""

Dave Thompson currently resides in Seattle, in the state of Washington. Dave Thompson was born in 1960.

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