- The Skatalites
- Reggae/ Ska
Jamaican ska band formed in the '60s and reformed in 1983. Most often associated with recordings on Studio One and Treasure Isle and as backing band for Prince Buster. Members have included Tommy McCook, Don Drummond, Jackie Mittoo, Lester Sterling and Doreen Shaffer.
Albums include "Ska Authentic", "Celebration Time" and numerous collaborations with Laurel Aitken. Their signature tune is the 1967 hit, "Guns of Navarone".
Events for The Skatalites
- Thu 17th Aug 2017 The SkatalitesMr Kyps (Poole)Buy Tickets
- Mon 21st Aug 2017 The SkatalitesThink Tank [Digital] (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)Buy Tickets
- Tue 22nd Aug 2017 The SkatalitesFibbers (York)Buy Tickets
- Wed 23rd Aug 2017 The Skatalites, 2 RudeThe Globe (Cardiff)Buy Tickets
- Mon 28th Aug 2017 House of Common: Madness, De La Soul, David Rodigan, The Skatalites, DJ Craig...Clapham Common (London)Buy Tickets