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The British Midlands showcased on new compilation

The British Midlands is an area spanning central England and its largest city is Birmingham, a town that has produced several successful reggae bands, including Steel Pulse, Musical Youth and UB40. 31 more words

Living Out a Dream

I can’t even believe I was at a Steel Pulse show last night! I have dreamed of going to see them for years now. I’ve listened to them for at least 10 years now and, to me, seeing them is right below how incredible it would have been to see… 159 more words

Punks And Rastas

From Scottish ‘zine Kingdom Come, number 11, July/August 1978


Brown-Eyed Girl: Van Morrison, Bruce Springsteen, Steel Pulse

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Brown-Eyed Girl. This is a wonderful pop song from the mid-60s. We will start with the original version by Van Morrison, and then discuss covers of that song by Bruce Springsteen and Steel Pulse. 2,601 more words

Rock And Roll

Papa Winson by Colin Gabbidon

On September the 23rd, I was darting around north Birmingham searching for the fibreglass owls that make up The Big Hoot trail. One I found was number 80: Papa Winson by Colin Gabbidon. 133 more words

Reggae Legends UB40 & Steel Pulse Special Live Shows

Birmingham’s reggae legends UB40 and Steel Pulse will perform in two special shows together for the first time on December 20, at London’s O2 Academy Brixton at 16 Rattray Road in London and on December 21, in a hometown show at the O2 Academy Birmingham. 383 more words