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The English Beat

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1978-1983, 2003, 2005-present
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The Beat (known in North America as The English Beat and Australia as The British Beat) are a 2 Tone ska revival band founded in England in 1978. Their songs fuse ska, pop, soul, reggae and punk rock, and their lyrics deal with themes of love, unity and sociopolitical topics.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
The Beat 10/05/1979 Stourport Civic Centre Stourport Worcestershire England
The Beat 10/06/1979 Aston University Birmingham West Midlands England
The Selector 10/13/1979 Electric Ballroom (London) London Camden England
The Beat 10/24/1979 Rotters Club Hereford West Midlands England
The Members 10/25/1979 Old Waldorf San Francisco California USA
The Beat 10/28/1979 Aston Villa Leisure Centre Birmingham West Midlands England
The Beat 11/08/1979 London Rock Garden London Covent Garden England
The Human League 11/11/1979 Lyceum Theatre London Westminster England
The Selecter 12/09/1979 Lyceum Theatre London Westminster England
The Beat 01/05/1980 Middlesbrough Rock Garden Middlesbrough North Yorkshire England
The Beat 01/09/1980 Routes Exeter Devon England
The Beat 01/15/1980 Ruffles Aberdeen Scotland
The Beat 01/16/1980 Glasgow Technical College Glasgow Scotland
The Beat 01/24/1980 Bournemouth Stateside Center Bournemouth Dorset England
The Beat 01/25/1980 Brighton Polytechnic Brighton Sussex England
The Beat / UB40 01/26/1980 Electric Ballroom (London) London Camden England
The English Beat 02/01/1980 X Club San Francisco California USA
The English Beat 02/02/1980 X Club San Francisco California USA
The Beat 02/21/1980 Guildford Civic Hall Guildford Surrey England
The Beat 02/22/1980 Bath Pavilion Bath Somerset England
The Beat 03/01/1980 Dunfermline Kinema Dunfermline Fife Scotland
The Beat 03/02/1980 Tiffany's Glasgow Glasgow Scotland
The Jam 03/15/1980 Warfield Theater San Francisco California USA
The Jam 03/22/1980 Armadillo World Headquarters Austin Texas USA
The Jam 03/25/1980 Agora Ballroom - Atlanta Atlanta Georgia USA

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