- 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
- Sat 21st Jul 2018 The Beat, The Selecter, The Skatalites, Neville Staple, Rhod...: 2-Tone Forever FestGaron Park (Southend)Buy Tickets
- Sun 22nd Jul 2018 The SkatalitesMama Roux's (Digbeth)Buy Tickets
- Wed 8th Aug 2018 The SkatalitesThe Plug (Sheffield)Buy Tickets
- Thu 9th Aug 2018 The SkatalitesCluny (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)Buy Tickets
- Mon 13th Aug 2018 The SkatalitesConcorde 2 (Brighton)Buy Tickets
- Fri 26th Oct 2018 The SkatalitesNells Jazz and Blues (Kensington and Chelsea)Buy Tickets