Welcome To My Blog

Thanks for checking the blog out... Hope it offers something a bit different every now & again. Though I come from a pseudo - Mod background (Soul & Ska in particular), I have a diverse taste in music & hope my varied posts will reflect this.

Cheers Skamanc .... I'm not after your undying gratitude, but please leave your thoughts, comments & opinions on the posts & content. I regularly up- & download material, plus buy and trade items. As such, if I have inadvertently "trodden on anyone's toes" in posting anything then please let me know & accept my apologies. Also please support the artists involved & remember that the blog is merely a pointer toward these various downloads, which are stored elsewhere. Legally, any downloads should not be retained for more than a week. So now I've told you the legal bit !

Feel free to give me a shout : waltjabsco@hotmail.com

Manchester M22, September 2016

For my kids, Dylan & Tommy. Bollocks to the ex Mrs!

Special thanks to Steve White (software), Gordon Waring (music), Shaun Robinson (artwork), Paul Buddery (DVD's / software) & Sonchey Barrett (essential technical advice!).

"Thank you" also to regular contributors Herr Pauli (Malente, Germany), Phil (Shetland), Deco Mc Dermott & Mark Pengelly of Dublin, Martin Smith (Barnet), Paul Baily (London) and Rodd (Australia).

Sunday, 26 February 2012

THE SPECIALS : Hyde Park August 2012


 

No doubt I'll have the bootleg in due course...New Order I can handle, but why oh why are the mighty Specials only on the support bill to those Brit pop wankers ???

3 comments:

  1. got my tickets the other day via a presale link from BT.only thing though the only option ticketmaster give you to get the tickets is to print them yourself! but get this the bastards charge you £3.50 to print your own feckin tickets on top of the £6.50 admin charge.but i had to do it,i couldnt miss seeing the specials in london now could i?my only concern with the bill is that i hope the specials are on just before blur and not before new order.are you going?

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  2. talking of specials boots mate,you havent found one of their gig at the albert hall last year by any chance please?cheers skamanc!

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  3. I have it on good authority that The Specials are due on at 8pm and will play an hour long set. I agree with you, however, New Order are good but why the hell are a band with the calibre and longevity of The Specials supporting a 90's band like Blur?....someone has got this very wrong!!!

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