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  1. A brush with Bad Manners' BusterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | Star

    ... identity Richard "Pucko" Puxty had a brush with fame when he met Buster Bloodvessel, lead singer of UK band Bad Manners. Puxty said going on tour with Bad Manners and getting to hang out with his idol Buster Bloodvessel was just one career highlight ...

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  2. A brush with Buster BloodvesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | Star

    HOTEL SLIPPERS RULE: Richard Pucko Puxty pictured with Bad Manners' Buster Bloodvessel, pictured on the Melbourne leg of the 2016 tour. WHOLE HOG: Pete Cooper, of Newcastle band The Porkers, pictured with the late Joey Ramone, of The Ramones, in New York City, 1995.

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  3. Sounds Around Town with Dave FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... Edge is the place to be as 6 piece cover band The 2-Tone All Skas take on the songs of Madness, The Specials, Bad Manners and the like. Folk-rock and roots are also back on the table with Jimmy Lee's Ragged Company who bring a set of old favourites ...

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  4. The Human League, Gabrielle and The Fratellis: looking back at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... film Bridget Jones's Diary. Eighties legends The Human League headlined the 2006 festival, along with ska band Bad Manners and Doctor and the Medics. The electro-pop band is best known for their 1981 number one hit Don't You Want Me. A crowd of ...

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  5. Toyah confirmed for Exmouth Festival 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Exmouth Herald

    News that Toyah Willcox would be featured in this year's festival line-up was confirmed by Carla Hiley, Exmouth's arts manager. It follows last year's successful show by 1980s band Bad Manners, who drew around 5,000 people to the 'Rec Ground.

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  6. SKA at the Olive BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Western Gazette

    BIG BRASS SKA is a 9 piece SKA band from Gillingham playing covers from Madness, The Specials, Bad Manners, Reel Big Fish, The Beat and many more

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  7. The Navarones rock the RhonddaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | This is South Wales

    The Navarones bring you a night of authentic ska ranging from the Trojan era to the glory days of 2 Tone and tunes from bands such as Bad Manners, Dexy's Midnight Runners, Fine Young Cannibals and Bob Marley.

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  8. Buster Bloodvessel brings Bad Manners to GrimsbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | This Is Grimsby

    Humorous singer Buster Bloodvessel and his London-based band, Bad Manners, will perform ska and two-tone hits at the Yardbirds Rock Club this weekend. Bad Manners will be supported by their regular support man, Max Splodge, who rose to fame with the 1980 hit Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps, Please.

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  9. Buster Bloodvessel and Bad Manners bringing party spirit to Clitheroe GrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Lancashire Telegraph

    FORTY years on from their first mad cap gig - at Stonehenge Free Festival of all places - Buster Bloodvessel and the boys are still mixing that heady blend of moon-stomping ska, reggae and punk. Bloodvessel, who reportedly took his stage name from the bus conductor in the Beatles film Magical Mystery Tour, admits he never expected Bad Manners, who scored their first chart success with Lip Up Fatty in 1980, to still be touring today.

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  10. Finsbury Park music venue The Silver Bullet back with a bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Islington Gazette

    ... Allstars - a 10 piece instrumental outfit who have supported the likes of Alton Ellis, The Pioneers and Bad Manners. Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house ...

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  11. February's first Penarth Rocks event saw more than 400 people in attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Penarth Times

    ... so playing will be Too Toned, a Ska tribute band who play all the classics from Madness, The Specials, The Beat, Bad Manners and more. There will also be music from Get Ready who are a soul, funk and Motown band fronted by Suzi Chunk.

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  12. 2-Tone Tribute tour comes to City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Salisbury Journal

    These iconic bands will be represented by London-based Special Kinda Madness, who perform as the Specials and Madness, and The Special Brew from Cardiff, who perform as Bad Manners. It happened just as 2-Tone took the British music charts by storm, and for a short but exciting period turned the country into a sea of black-and-white check.

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  13. 2-Tone Tribute tour comes to City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Salisbury Journal

    These iconic bands will be represented by London-based Special Kinda Madness, who perform as the Specials and Madness, and The Special Brew from Cardiff, who perform as Bad Manners. It happened just as 2-Tone took the British music charts by storm, and for a short but exciting period turned the country into a sea of black-and-white check.

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  14. Bad Manners coming to St Albans for Christmas partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Crow

    Still going strong, and now into their fourth decade, Bad Manners were at their peak during the late 1970s and early 1980s, during a period when other ska revival bands, such as Madness and The Specials, The Beat and The Selecter, filled the charts. They spent 111 weeks in the UK Singles Chart between 1980 and 1983 and Bad Manners' more notable hits include My Girl Lollipop, Lip Up Fatty, Ne Ne Na Na Na Na Nu Nu, Lorraine, Just A Feeling, Walking In The Sunshine, Can Can and Special Brew.

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  15. The SelecterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | Denver Westword

    When Specials co-founder Jerry Dammers launched his 2 Tone Records ska revival label in England in the late '70s, it sparked a 2 Tone movement with bands like his own, along with Madness, Bad Manners, the Bodysnatchers and the Selecter. The Selecter's vocalist, Pauline Black, says the whole idea of the 2 Tone movement was to bring black and white people together on stage and say to those in the audience, "Hey, look, if we can do it, we can join together.

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  16. Ska Band the Selecter Still Feels 'Too Much Pressure' With Race and SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Denver Westword

    When Specials co-founder Jerry Dammers launched his 2 Tone Records ska revival label in England in the late '70s, it sparked a 2 Tone movement with bands like his own, along with Madness, Bad Manners, the Bodysnatchers and the Selecter. The Selecter 's vocalist, Pauline Black, says the whole idea of the 2 Tone movement was to bring black and white people together on stage and say to those in the audience, "Hey, look, if we can do it, we can join together.

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  17. Revellers party hard at Jack Up The 80sRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Isle of Wight County Press

    THERE was fun in the sun as revellers danced to the greatest hits of chart toppers at the fourth annual Jack Up The 80s - the Isle of Wight's biggest pop party of the year. The nostalgic family-friendly event returned to Newchurch at the weekend, with good-sized crowds enjoying a host of acts, including Leo Sayer, Paul Young, 5 Star, Phil Fearon's group, Galaxy, Johnny Hates Jazz, Brother Beyond and ska legends Bad Manners.

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  18. 30 exciting events to enjoy in Leeds this AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... and drink copious amounts of alcohol in the middle of the street. Need we say any more? - more info August 7: Bad Manners - Buster Bloodvessel leads this troop of ska spouting musicians into Brudenell for their 40th anniversary tour - more info ...

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  19. in Pictures: 40,000 people turn out to rock the Dartford FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | News Shopper

    ... The Hoosiers and pop-rockers 4th Impact took to the stage. Buster Bloodvessel from the rude boy 80s Ska band Bad Manners was forced to pull out of the festival due to illness, but in their place The Blockheads played out to a sun-baked audience. ...

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  20. in Pictures: 40,000 people turn out to rock the Dartford FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | News Shopper

    ... The Hoosiers and pop-rockers 4th Impact took to the stage. Buster Bloodvessel from the rude boy 80s Ska band Bad Manners was forced to pull out of the festival due to illness, but in their place The Blockheads played out to a sun-baked audience. ...

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