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The Specials paper dolls

In the genesis according to Karuski, first came paperdolls. I used to draw a lot as a child/ teenager, but never trained and as other life things took over, the drawing stopped. 258 more words

Illustrations

In review: Coventry Classics - Specials by The Specials

Here’s the first in a series of reviews of classic albums released by Coventry’s famous sons and daughters, which we’ll be publishing on Plug&Amp over the next few weeks. 507 more words

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Reggae Progenitors: Dandy Livingstone - Rudy, A Message To You (The Specials)

Folks of my vintage are more familiar with the 1979 version by Coventry UK’s The Specials. Dandy Livingstone released the original version in 1967 on the Ska Beat label. 41 more words

Music

His Body Abused, But His Mind Is Still Free You're So Blind That You Cannot See

  1. Our crew gathered for Saturday brunch…well, coffee & cigarettes…at the Camberwell commorancy that we had all called home at some time.¬†June 28th 1986, a sunny London summer morning.
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Music

John Hughes Movie Song Of The Day: Sixteen Candles

The Specials – Little Bitch (featured in Sixteen Candles)

Movies