Punk in England documentary

punkinenglandLike Punk Rock? The new new Punk In England documentary has just been released to web and is the follow up to the award winning Punk In London DVD.

With almost an hour’s worth of footage with interviews and live footage of The Jam, Ian Dury, The Adverts, Madness, The Clash, Secret Affair, The Specials and many more, this documentary covers the post-punk sounds outside of London that encapsulated the hearts and minds of kids in the suburbs all over the country in the early 80’s and is another great watch if you like to take yourself back into the golden ages of the UK underground.

Get stuck into this or bookmark for when you have an hour to kill.

The Specials announce UK dates

The Specials have announced some UK dates amongst a larger European tour in 2011.

The influential 2-tone act from Coventry will play the following dates:

September

11th – Civic Hall, Wolverhampton
12th – Civic Hall, Wolverhampton
14th – Apollo, Manchester
16th – Arena, Hull
18th – SECC, Glasgow
21st – Arena, Nottingham
23rd – Pavilion, Plymouth
24th – Centaur, Cheltenham
25th – Centre, Brighton
27th – International Centre, Bournemouth
28th – International Arena, Cardiff
29th – Ricoh Arena, Coventry

November

3rd – Alexandra Palace, London