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Take It Or Leave It

All you punks and all you teds
National Front and natty dreads
Mods, rockers, hippies and skinheads
Keep on fighting ’til you’re dead  (Do The Dog) 1,189 more words

Record Collecting

Three songs for your birthday Leigh C. Featherstone

Happy birthday, mate. Here are three songs I have picked for you to celebrate your epic day. The beer’s on me….the next time we meet! 188 more words

Photography

Black Russian

Το Black Russian πρωτοεμφανίστηκε τη δεκαετία του 1950, και αποδίδεται στον Gustave Tops, έναν Βέλγο barman, ο οποίος το δημιούργησε στο Hotel Metropole στις Βρυξέλλες προς τιμήν του Perle Mesta, τότε πρέσβη των ΗΠΑ στο Λουξεμβούργο.  15 more words

Cocktail

PHOTO: English ska revival band The Specials photographed on the roof of the Coventry Odeon during the shoot for their first LP, 1979

PHOTO: English ska revival band The Specials photographed on the roof of the Coventry Odeon during the shoot for their first LP, 1979.

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PHOTO

LIVE SESSION: The Specials-"Skinhead Moonstomp"

LIVE SESSION: The Specials-“Skinhead Moonstomp”.

The Specials playing a skinhead hit, from Symarip, in 1979.

Symarip (also known at various stages of their career as The Bees, The Pyramids, Seven Letters and Zubaba) were a ska and reggae band from the United Kingdom, originating in the late 1960s, when Frank Pitter and Michael Thomas founded the band as The Bees. 17 more words

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