THE BRIGHTON SKA TRAIN


Venue: THE VOLKS BAR AND CLUB

Location: BRIGHTON, UNITED KINGDOM

Date: Mar 09 to Mar 10

Length: 9:00 pm – 3:00 am


The Brighton Ska Train is back in town! For the originals!
And this year we celebrate the 40th anniversary of 2Tone Records with a series of unmissable dances. Exploring the past, present and future influences of this seminal label that changed the face of British popular music and much more besides.
Kicking off with our big annual season opener on Saturday 9th March at The Volks Nightclub on Brighton beach. Featuring our resident legend and creator of The Specials and 2Tone Records himself, the mighty JERRY DAMMERS!
It’s always an unmissable night when ‘The General’ is at our controls. Coming with a massive three hour and more, all original vinyl dj set, showcasing his favourite music from the last 60 years. Music that inspired and continues to inspire the man responsible for the soundtrack to a generation. It’s nothing short of the finest dancefloor history lesson for all self-respecting rudeboys and girls. Plus everyone else besides. With anecdotes aplenty on the mic this is a session never to be missed.
Get your tickets in early for this one.

Support comes from THE SKA TRAIN SOUNDSYSTEM selectors!
Taking you to skaville and beyond with the bossest sounds on the planet. The rudest in original reggae, ska, rocksteady, bluebeat, 2Tone and so much more with plenty of surprises. Delivered with a smile by the likes of Madness DJ Darren Bennett, Madam Scorcher, Hot Tip Hi-Fi, Mr Natural’s Champion Sound, Ian Mackenzie (Killer Ska Records), Chris Culture and guests.
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The Ska Train’s ‘Soul Cellar’ will be also be in operation!
Hosted by the wonderful Soul Pressure Sound System. Featuring Terry Hendrick, Hayley Cuell and friends with the finest soul, r&b and Motown floor fillers. Dress to dance!
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Rocking from 9pm ’til 3am plus 2Tone afterparty ’til you drop!
Tickets to dance are just £8 in advance!
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Tickets from Ticketsellers.co.uk: goo.gl/Twwkg3
and Punker Bunker, Sydney Street, Brighton.
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So it’s with great pleasure that we invite you all onboard The Brighton Ska Train 2019! For destination good times!
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For more info on this and our future shindigs, including ‘The Brighton Skanival Weekender 2019’ (July 12th – 14th at The Volks) please join us oboard The Brighton Ska Train Facebook and twitter pages.
Visit our website at www.thebrightonskatrain.com.
And email us at thebrightonskatrain@gmail.com