There are some new English Beat demos out :
If you like ‘em, make a small pledge. If you don’t, that’s ok too.
I like “Never Die” and “How Can You Stand There” except it needs trumpet
TICKETS SELLING VERY FAST!
Tupelo Music Hall - Thurs. 9/11/14
10 Year Anniversary Show and cookout!
THE ENGLISH BEAT!
Tickets on sale now!
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In the heady days of February I managed to blag an interview with Dave Wakeling of The Beat/English Beat. He was such a lovely guy that when he heard about my aspirations as a young writer he offered guestlist entry to their show in Liverpool a few weeks later.
When I turned up the band had forgotten to put me on the list and I had to pay £20 to get in - annoying yes but entirely worth it as the band put on a set nothing short of phenomenal.
A few days later I recieved this in the post - a signed boxset of the entire Beat discography, a handwritten note from Mr. Wakeling himself as well as £20 in cash. So here’s to one of my favourite bands and to an all round gentleman